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Regular Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive LT
  • Regular Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive LT
  • Extended Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive LS
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive LT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive LT
  • Regular Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive LT
  • Extended Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive LT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive LS
  • Extended Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive LS
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive LT
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive LT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive LT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive Xtra Fuel Economy
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive LS
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive LT
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • Extended Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • Extended Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive LTZ
Regular Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Regular Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive SL
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Regular Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Regular Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive SL
  • Extended Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive SL
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive Work Truck
  • Extended Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive XFE
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive SL
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive SLE
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 2-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Extended Cab Long Box 2-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Extended Cab Standard Box 4-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Extended Cab Long Box 4-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 4-Wheel Drive SLT
  • Crew Cab Short Box 2-Wheel Drive Denali
  • Crew Cab Short Box All-Wheel Drive Denali
2WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box STX
  • 2WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box STX
  • 2WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 4WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box STX
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 4WD Regular Cab 6-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box XLT
  • 2WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box STX
  • 4WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 2WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box FX2
  • 2WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box Lariat
  • 4WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box XL
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box FX2
  • 2WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box FX2
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 4WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box XLT
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Lariat
  • 4WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box FX4
  • 2WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box Lariat
  • 4WD SuperCab 6-1/2 Ft Box Lariat
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box FX4
  • 4WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box FX4
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Lariat
  • 4WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box Lariat
  • 4WD SuperCab 5-1/2 Ft Box SVT Raptor
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box King Ranch
  • 2WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box King Ranch
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Platinum
  • 2WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box Platinum
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box SVT Raptor
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box King Ranch
  • 4WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box King Ranch
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Platinum
  • 4WD SuperCrew 6-1/2 Ft Box Platinum
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Lariat Limited
  • 2WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Harley-Davidson
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Lariat Limited
  • 4WD SuperCrew 5-1/2 Ft Box Harley-Davidson

Prices

MSRP $21,235 $21,235 $22,790
Invoice $20,386 $20,386 $21,427
Avg. Paid $14,641 $14,423 $15,026

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.3 8.4 8.3
Critics' Rating 9.2 9.3 9.2
Performance 8.6 8.5 8.6
Interior 8.4 8.2 9.1
Operating Cost 7.4 7.3 7.5
Safety 8.6 8.1 8.9
Reliability 3.5 4.0 3.0

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Numerous engine options
  • Refined ride
  • Powerful available V8 engines
  • Comfortable seats
  • Good reliability score
  • High-quality interior
  • Great towing capacity
  • Powerful new engines
  • Great safety score
Cons
  • Limited back-seat space in extended cab model
  • Weak base engine
  • Lackluster base engine
  • Reliability score is just below the class average

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 4.3L/262 Gas V6 4.3L/262 Gas/Ethanol V6 3.7/227
MPG 15 City / 20 Hwy 15 City / 18 Hwy 17 City / 23 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside Reg Cab 6.5' Wideside Reg Cab Pickup

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 119.0 119.0 125.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.9 80.0 79.2
Height, Overall (in) 73.6 73.6 74.8

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Optional Optional
Privacy Glass Optional Optional
Power Windows Optional Optional Optional

Exterior Features

Bed Liner Optional Optional Optional
Pickup Bed Tonneau Cover Optional Optional
Running Boards Optional Optional Optional

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Optional
Tires - Front All-Terrain Optional Optional Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Optional
Tires - Rear All-Terrain Optional Optional Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard Standard Standard

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional Optional
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 9100 9100

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Optional Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Cruise Control Optional Optional Optional
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard
Fog Lamps Optional Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Optional Optional
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional Optional
Navigation from Telematics Optional Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard Standard Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Optional Optional
Keyless Entry Optional Optional Optional
Power Door Locks Optional Optional Optional
Heated Mirrors Optional Optional
Power Driver Mirror Optional Optional Optional
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 3 3 3
Front Head Room (in) 41.5 41.5 41.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3 41.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 65.2 66.6
Front Hip Room (in) 62.5 62.5 60.5
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 60.7 60.7 65.5
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 17.4

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Optional
CD Player Optional Optional Optional
MP3 Player Optional Optional
Satellite Radio Optional Optional

Heating & Cooling

A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Optional Optional Optional
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Optional Optional

Seats

Cloth Seats Optional Optional Optional
Vinyl Seats Standard Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Optional
Driver Lumbar Optional Optional Optional
Split Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard
Front Disc/Rear Drum Brakes Standard Standard

Safety Features

Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Optional Optional
Front Tow Hooks Optional Optional
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional Optional Optional
Rear Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
8 Cylinder Engine Optional Optional Optional
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas/Ethanol V6
Displacement 4.3L/262 4.3L/262 3.7/227
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 195 @ 4600 195 @ 4600 302 @ 6500
Torque (Net @ RPM) 260 @ 2800 260 @ 2800 278 @ 4000
Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Turning diameter 39.7 39.7 41.7

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Optional Optional Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15 15 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 18 23
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26.0 26 26

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Independent Independent Coil Spring
Suspension Type - Rear 2-stage multi-leaf 2-stage multi-leaf Leaf Spring

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Optional
4-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Optional Optional Standard
Transmission Overdrive Switch Standard Standard Standard