2013 Nissan Frontier SL specs & colors

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Front Wheel Size 18 x 7.5 in
Rear Wheel Size 18 x 7.5 in
Spare Wheel Size 18 x 7.5 in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material N/A

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 130

Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.0L/241
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 261 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 281 @ 4000
Engine Oil Cooler Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 21 MPG
Cruising Range - City 316.50 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 15 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 17 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 443.10 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi

Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive
Trans Type 5
Trans Description Cont. Automatic
Trans Description Cont. Again Not Available
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.842
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.353
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.529
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.000
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.839
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.764
Trans Power Take Off Not Available
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
Transfer Case Model Not Available
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High 1.000
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low 2.625
Transfer Case Power Take Off Not Available

Suspension Type - Front Double Wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Leaf
Axle Type - Front Not Available
Axle Type - Rear Not Available

Frame Type Ladder

Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) Not Available
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.7 x 1.1 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 11.3 x 0.7 in
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Not Available

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 21.1 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx Not Available gal

Steering Type Pwr Rack & pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 43.3 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft

Front Tire Size P265/60R18
Rear Tire Size P265/60R18
Spare Tire Size P265/60R18

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 5000 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 500 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 6100 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 610 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs

Base Curb Weight N/A lbs
Curb Weight - Front 2619 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear 1975 lbs
Option Weight - Front 0.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear 0.00 lbs
As Spec'd Curb Weight 4594.00 lbs
As Spec'd Payload 1222.00 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity 1222.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating 11113 lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating 6620.00 lbs
Curb Weight 4594.00 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 5816.00 lbs

Passenger Capacity 5
Front Head Room 40.0 in
Front Leg Room 42.4 in
Front Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Front Hip Room 55.6 in
Second Head Room 38.7 in
Second Leg Room 33.6 in
Second Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Second Hip Room 58.0 in
Wheelbase 125.9 in
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper 205.5 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper N/A in
Length, Overall N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 72.8 in
Height, Overall 73.9 in
Overhang, Front 31.3 in
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper 48.2 in
Cab to End of Frame N/A in
Ground to Top of Load Floor N/A in
Ground Clearance, Front 8.9 in
Ground Clearance, Rear 10.1 in
Cargo Box Length @ Floor 59.5 in
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear 61.4 in
Cargo Box Width @ Floor 61.4 in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 44.4 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 18.0 in
Tailgate Width 58.8 in
Cargo Volume 27.1 ft³
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume 38.8 ft³

Vehicle dynamic control (VDC) Standard
18" alloy wheels Optional
Rear heater duct Standard
Dual overhead map lights Optional
Multi-leaf rear suspension Standard
Overhead sunglass holder Standard
Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbags w/occupant sensor Standard
Hill start assist & hill descent control Optional
Tilt steering column Standard
Rear parking aid Optional
Front/rear door map pockets Standard
Bed rail caps Optional
Trip computer Optional
Utili-Track channel system w/(4) tie-down cleats Optional
Driver/front passenger assist grips Standard
Navigation system w/NissanConnect -inc: Bluetooth streaming audio, USB input, Pandora capability, NavTraffic, NavWeather, hands-free text, Google Send-to-Car, Google POI Optional
Automatic on/off headlamps Optional
60/40 split rear flip up bench seat Standard
4-way pwr heated passenger seat Optional
Privacy glass Optional
Manual sliding rear window Optional
(4) full-size doors Standard
Remote keyless entry Optional
Driver info center Optional
Tubular step rails Optional
Coat hook Standard
Chrome door handles Optional
Pwr 4-wheel vented disc brakes Standard
In-cabin microfilter Optional
Vehicle speed-sensitive pwr steering Standard
Leather seating surfaces Optional
Security alarm system Optional
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH) Standard
Dual sunvisors w/illuminated vanity mirrors Optional
Cruise control Optional
Nissan engine cover Optional
Child safety rear door locks Standard
Rockford Fosgate audio system -inc: AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player, radio data system, aux input, SiriusXM satellite radio, (10) speakers, subwoofer, illuminated steering wheel audio controls Optional
Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Electronic shift-on-the-fly 4-wheel drive w/low range Standard
Fold-flat passenger seat Standard
Fog lamps Optional
8-way pwr heated driver seat w/adjustable lumbar support Optional
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable active head restraints Standard
Active brake limited slip (ABLS) Standard
Chrome front bumper Optional
Front tow hook Standard
First aid kit Optional
Dual-zone automatic temp control Optional
Chrome pwr heated outside mirrors Optional
Side door guard beams Standard
Front/rear roof-mounted curtain side impact airbags Standard
Rear under-seat storage bin Standard
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
Roof rack w/cross bars Optional
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors Standard
Satin gauges & chrome vent accents Optional
Homelink universal transceiver Optional
Front seat-mounted side impact airbags Standard
Factory-applied spray-on bedliner Optional
Front independent suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
Front center console armrest w/storage Standard
Pwr windows w/driver side auto-down Optional
Oil & volt gauges Standard
Rear passenger assist grips Standard
Dome light Standard
Rear defroster Standard
Chrome rear bumper Standard
4.0L DOHC 24-valve V6 engine Standard
(3) aux pwr outlets Optional
P265/60R18 BF Goodrich Long Trail tires Optional
Body-color side molding Optional
3-point seat belts for all seating positions Standard
Rearview monitor Optional
Tinted UV-reducing solar glass Standard
Detachable tailgate w/lock Standard
Pwr door locks w/autolock Optional
Chrome front grille Standard
Dual front/rear cup holders Standard
Instrumentation -inc: tachometer, trip meter, coolant temp Standard
Driver seat back pocket Optional
Cargo lamp Standard
Auto-dimming rearview mirror w/compass & outside temp display Optional
5-speed automatic transmission w/OD Optional
Engine immobilizer system Optional
Full size spare Standard
Leather-wrapped steering wheel Optional
Dual glove box w/lower lockable glove box Standard

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