2013 Nissan Frontier Desert Runner specs & colors

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Medium Mocha



Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Spare Wheel Material N/A
Rear Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in
Spare Wheel Size 16 x 7.0 in

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

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

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 22 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 16 MPG
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 18 MPG
Cruising Range - City 337.60 mi
Cruising Range - Hwy 464.20 mi

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

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

Frame Type Ladder

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

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

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 43.6 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Pwr Rack & pinion

Rear Tire Size P265/75R16
Front Tire Size P265/75R16
Spare Tire Size P265/75R16

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 500 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 6300 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. Not Available lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. Not Available lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 630 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 5000 lbs

Gross Combined Wt Rating 11113 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 5730.00 lbs
Option Weight - Front 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight 4336.00 lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating N/A lbs
Base Curb Weight N/A lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity 1394.00 lbs
As Spec'd Payload 1394.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Front 2341 lbs
As Spec'd Curb Weight 4336.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear 1995 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs

Wheelbase 125.9 in
Second Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Ground Clearance, Front 9.8 in
Second Leg Room 33.6 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 18.0 in
Passenger Capacity 5
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 44.4 in
Ground to Top of Load Floor N/A in
Cargo Box Length @ Floor 59.5 in
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume 38.8 ft³
Front Head Room 40.0 in
Tailgate Width 58.8 in
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper 48.2 in
Ground Clearance, Rear 9.8 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper N/A in
Second Hip Room 58.0 in
Height, Overall 70.1 in
Front Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Cargo Volume 27.1 ft³
Cargo Box Width @ Floor 61.4 in
Front Hip Room 55.6 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 72.8 in
Cab to End of Frame N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear 61.4 in
Second Head Room 38.7 in
Overhang, Front 31.3 in
Length, Overall N/A in
Front Leg Room 42.4 in
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper 205.5 in

Electronic Brake force Distribution (EBD) Standard
Cargo lamp Standard
Remote keyless entry Optional
Black pwr outside mirrors Optional
Dome light Standard
P265/75R16 BF Goodrich Rugged Trail OWL tires Optional
Cloth seating surfaces Standard
Front center console armrest w/storage Standard
Rear passenger assist grips Standard
White face gauges w/satin chrome ring Optional
Driver & front passenger dual-stage airbags w/occupant sensor Standard
Multi-leaf rear suspension Standard
Fog lamps Optional
5-speed automatic transmission w/OD Optional
Dual front/rear cup holders Standard
60/40 split rear flip up bench seat Standard
Rear under-seat storage bin Standard
(3) aux pwr outlets Optional
Dual overhead map lights Optional
Tire pressure monitoring system Standard
4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) Standard
Rear heater duct Standard
Engine immobilizer system Optional
Rear wheel drive Standard
Fold-flat passenger seat Standard
Front/rear door map pockets Standard
Tinted UV-reducing solar glass Standard
Cruise control Optional
Body-color rear bumper Optional
Oil & volt gauges Standard
Full size spare Standard
Chrome door handles Optional
Dual glove box w/lower lockable glove box Standard
Pwr windows w/driver side auto-down Optional
Side door guard beams Standard
Manual sliding rear window Optional
Bilstein off-road high pressure shocks Optional
Detachable tailgate w/lock Standard
AM/FM stereo w/CD/MP3 player -inc: 4.3" color display, radio data system, aux input, USB input w/iPod connectivity, SiriusXM satellite radio, Bluetooth, (6) speakers, steering wheel audio controls Optional
Front independent suspension w/stabilizer bar Standard
Nissan engine cover Optional
Active brake limited slip (ABLS) Standard
Bed rail caps Optional
Reclining front bucket seats w/adjustable active head restraints Standard
16" off-road painted alloy wheels Optional
Lower anchors & tethers for children (LATCH) Standard
Pwr 4-wheel vented disc brakes Standard
Satin chrome grille Optional
Dual sunvisors w/vanity mirrors Standard
Instrumentation -inc: tachometer, trip meter, coolant temp Standard
Vehicle speed-sensitive pwr steering Standard
Air conditioning Standard
Driver info center Optional
Pwr door locks w/autolock Optional
Body-color front bumper Optional
Privacy glass Optional
Front/rear roof-mounted curtain side impact airbags Standard
Vehicle dynamic control (VDC) Standard
Coat hook Standard
Rear defroster Standard
Child safety rear door locks Standard
(4) full-size doors Standard
Trip computer Optional
3-point seat belts for all seating positions Standard
Tilt steering column Standard
Variable intermittent windshield wipers Standard
Front seat belts w/pretensioners, load limiters, adjustable upper anchors Standard
Overhead sunglass holder Standard
8-way manual driver seat w/adjustable lumbar support Optional
Driver/front passenger assist grips Standard
4.0L DOHC 24-valve V6 engine Standard
Front seat-mounted side impact airbags Standard

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