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2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
MSRP
$27,830
Invoice
$26,864
Average Price Paid
$26,325
407 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
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2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,444
14 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$40,300

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Introduced in 2004, the current Nissan Frontier pickup is among the older automotive designs on American roads. However, as the Frontier enters 2019, Nissan leaves it mostly unchanged....

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
George Kennedy Preview:

The Chevrolet Silverado, a full-size pickup truck, is part of one of the most competitive segments in the new-car market. For 2020, it adds another arrow in its quiver with the additio...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
writes:
Fairly outdated and crude vehicle. Engine noise and ride are adequate. Controls are easy to use and requires l...
Family Car Ranked 2019 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"Just about everything but the main display interface and control"
Value Ranked 2019 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"The smooth delivery of power, the tactile feel of all controls, excellent seats and ride. "
writes:
Outdated no power uncomfortable
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"It doesnt look like a box"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"Much bigger cargo area"
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writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew 4WD better.
"Yes"
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew 4WD better.
"A little more room"
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
No User Reviews

Specs

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X2
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
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--
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
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--
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 24 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
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Torque
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
11:1
11:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
5,300 cc
4,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.62 in
3.78 in x 3.62 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 3 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 3 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 3 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 2 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 44.5 in
Back Legroom 33.6 in 43.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 1,340 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 7,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,620 lbs --
Exterior
Length 205.5 in 231.7 in
Width 72.8 in 81.2 in
Height 70.1 in 75.5 in
Wheelbase 125.9 in 147.4 in
Bed Length 59.5 in 69.9 in

Available Options

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Blue Metallic
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Cayenne Red Metallic
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Magnetic Black Pearl

Option Packages

  • [A93] Bed Liner/Trailer Hitch Package
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Havana Brown Metallic
  • NORTHSKY Blue Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, 5.3L Ecotec3 V8
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black - Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • CHEVYTEC Spray-On Bedliner, Black With Chevrolet Logo
  • Custom Convenience Package
  • Custom Value Package
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 6-Spoke Low Gloss Black Wheels With Machined Accents
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Bright Chrome Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Carbon Flash Metallic Wheels
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps- 6" Black Rectangular, Wheel-To-Wheel
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Sport Bar, Bed-Mounted, Tubular
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover, Premium Soft Roll-Up
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) High Gloss Black Wheels

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