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2WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck
$31,375
Starting MSRP
Reg Cab 133" WB 2WD Work Truck
$21,825
Starting MSRP
Reg Cab 133" WB 2WD SRW Work Trk
$23,185
Starting MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 133" SRW Work Trk
$23,585
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
2-door 2-door 2-door 2-door
Seats
3 3 3 2
Engine

335.0-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Diesel Fuel)

322.0-hp, 6.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

300.0-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Diesel Fuel)

330.0-hp, 8.1-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

300.0-hp, 6.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

360.0-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Diesel Fuel)

300.0-hp, 6.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

300.0-hp, 6.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
0 0 0 0
Size
229.5" length, 77.3" height 224.5" length, 77.0" height 225.0" length, 76.0" height 225.0" length, 76.0" height
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Dark Titanium

Taupe

Sage

Pewter Gray

Taupe

Sage

Pewter Gray

Taupe

Sage

Pewter Gray

Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

Transmission Overdrive Switch

A/T

6-Speed A/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

Transmission Overdrive Switch

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

Transmission Overdrive Switch

A/T

4-Speed A/T

Transmission Overdrive Switch

A/T

4-Speed A/T

Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17 x 6.5 in - - 16 x 7.0 in
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 6.5 in - - 16 x 7.0 in
Front Wheel Material
Steel - - Steel
Rear Wheel Material
Steel - - Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel - - -
Spare Wheel Size
17 x 6.5 in - - -

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - - 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
125 - - 105

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM
380 @ 4200 - - 360 @ 4000
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V8 - - Gas V8
Displacement
6.0L/366 - - 6.0L/364
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
322 @ 4400 - - 300 @ 4400
Engine Oil Cooler
Yes - - Yes

Mileage

Estimated Battery Range
N/A - - N/A
Cruising Range - City
N/A - - 0.00 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A - - N/A
Cruising Range - Hwy
N/A - - 0.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
N/A - - -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
N/A - - -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
Independent - - Torsion Bar
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Leaf - - 3-Stage Springs
Axle Type - Front
Independent - - Independent
Axle Type - Rear
Full-Floating - - Full-Floating

Frame

Frame Type
Hydroformed - - Hydroformed

Brakes

Brake Type
Pwr - - Pwr
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel - - 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes - - Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes - - Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.98 x 1.57 in - - 12.8 x 1.5 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.98 x 1.57 in - - 13.0 x 1.1 in
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A - - -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A - - -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
36 gal - - 34 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A - - -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
45.6 ft - - N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A - - N/A
Steering Type
Pwr Recirculating Ball - - Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A - - N/A

Tires

Front Tire Size
LT235/80R17E - - LT265/75R16
Rear Tire Size
LT235/80R17E - - LT265/75R16
Spare Tire Size
N/A - - -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs - - 5000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs - - 500 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
9600 lbs - - 10300 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1440 lbs - - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
9600 lbs - - N/A
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
2400 lbs - - N/A
Maximum Trailering Capacity
14500 lbs - - N/A

Weight Information

Curb Weight
5775.00 lbs - - 4617.00 lbs
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs - - 0.00 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
13400.00 lbs - - 9600.00 lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating
14225.00 lbs - - N/A
Base Curb Weight
N/A - - N/A
Curb Weight - Front
3003 lbs - - 2867 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear
2772 lbs - - 1750 lbs
Option Weight - Front
0.00 lbs - - 0.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear
0.00 lbs - - 0.00 lbs
As Spec'd Curb Weight
5784.00 lbs - - 4617.00 lbs
As Spec'd Payload
7616.00 lbs - - 4983.00 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity
7625.00 lbs - - 4983.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating
16000 lbs - - 16000 lbs

Dimensions

Ground to Top of Load Floor
37.9 in - - 35.8 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper
N/A - - N/A
Length, Overall
N/A - - N/A
Width, Max w/o mirrors
95.9 in - - 79.7 in
Height, Overall
77.4 in - - 76.7 in
Overhang, Front
38.8 in - - 37.0 in
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
52.6 in - - 52.2 in
Cab to End of Frame
N/A - - N/A
Cargo Volume
75.5 ft³ - - N/A
Tailgate Width
61.6 in - - N/A
Cargo Box (Area) Height
21.0 in - - N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
50.6 in - - N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Floor
62.5 in - - N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
N/A - - N/A
Cargo Box Length @ Floor
97.8 in - - N/A
Ground Clearance, Rear
8.8 in - - 13.6 in
Ground Clearance, Front
10.0 in - - 10.6 in
Front Head Room
41.3 in - - 41.0 in
Front Leg Room
41.3 in - - 41.3 in
Front Shoulder Room
65.2 in - - 65.2 in
Front Hip Room
60.3 in - - 61.4 in
Second Head Room
N/A - - N/A
Second Leg Room
N/A - - N/A
Second Shoulder Room
N/A - - N/A
Second Hip Room
N/A - - N/A
Wheelbase
133.7 in - - 133.0 in
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
225.0 in - - 224.5 in
Passenger Capacity
3 - - 3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume
N/A - - -

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