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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab
MSRP
$27,330
Invoice
$26,382
Average Price Paid
$25,523
407 listings nationwide

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2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country Crew Cab 4WD
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2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab
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2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country Crew Cab 4WD
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Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,855
10 listings nationwide

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2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab
George Kennedy Preview:

This midsize truck is the perfect blend of pickup capabilities and manageable proportions. It offers better maneuverability in tight spaces, so if you live in the city or have specific...

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country Crew Cab 4WD
Rob Feeman Preview:

At a major event in Texas last December, Chevrolet revealed a brief look at its all-new fourth-generation Silverado 1500 full-size pickup truck, which is scheduled to arrive in showroo...

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

2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab
writes:
Best value in the marketplace in my opinion by far. Handle fine plenty of power, plenty of room and I’m a fair...
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Drives like a car. Limited options in color and interior. Ride height is too low. Body style hasnt changed muc...
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country Crew Cab 4WD
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Specs

2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country 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 --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
420 hp @ 5,600 RPM
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
450 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
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11:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
6,200 cc
5,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.62 in
4.06 in x 3.62 in
3.78 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 3 stars --
Front Crash Overall 3 stars --
Front Crash Driver 3 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 2 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard --
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard --
Power Windows Standard --
Power Door Locks Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 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 6,300 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,610 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

2018 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Blue Metallic
  • Brilliant Silver
  • Cayenne Red
  • Forged Copper
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Lava Red
  • Magnetic Black

Option Packages

  • [A93] Bed Liner/Trailer Hitch Package
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
High Country Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Havana Brown Metallic
  • Iridescent Pearl Tricoat
  • NORTHSKY Blue Metallic
  • OAKWOOD Metallic
  • Satin Steel Metallic

Option Packages

  • Engine, 6.2L Ecotec3 V8
  • Assist Steps, Power-Retractable, Running Side Board
  • High Country Deluxe
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 6-Spoke Low Gloss Black Wheels With Machined Accents
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) High Gloss Black Wheels
  • LPO, Bedside Storage Boxes , Full-Length
  • LPO, Cat-Back Performance Exhaust
  • LPO, Tri-Fold Hard Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Max Trailering Package
  • Safety Package II
  • Sunroof, Power
  • Technology Package
  • Wheels, 22" X 9" (55.9 CM X 22.9 CM) Polished Aluminum

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