As you might imagine, this vehicle's innovations, high-tech equipment, and advanced design carry a hefty price tag. Nicely appointed with the standard fitments, the base price is $201,165 for the SuperCab and $203,440 for the crew cab. Fully optioned, with the latest in satellite TV, entertainment systems, and GPS navigation, the crew cab's price goes up to about $231,000.

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EarthRoamer XV-LT Crew Cab
Location of final assembly Broomfield, Colorado
Body style Cab chassis converted to crew cab
EPA size class Medium-duty RV
Drivetrain layout Front engine, 4WD
Airbags Front
Engine type 90° turbodiesel V-8, iron block/heads
Bore x stroke, in 3.74 x 4.13
Displacement, ci/L 363/6.0
Compression ratio 18.0:1
Valve gear OHV, 4 valves/cyl
SAE horsepower, hp @ rpm 325 @ 3300
SAE torque, lb-ft @ rpm 570 @ 2000
Transmission TorqShift 5-speed auto
1st 3.11:1
2nd 2.22:1
3rd 1.55:1
4th 1.00:1
5th 0.71:1
Reverse 2.88:1
Axle ratio 4.88:1
Final-drive ratio 3.46:1
Transfer case Manual, with manually locking hubs
Low-range ratio 2.48:1
Crawl ratio (1st x axle gears x low range) 37.6:1
Recommended fuel Diesel
Wheelbase, in 176.2
Length, in 301.0
Width, in 96.0
Height, in 128.0
Headroom, f/r, in 41.3/40.8
Legroom, f/r, in 41.0/41.7
Shoulder room, f/r, in 68.0/68.0
Hiproom, f/r, in 67.4/67.3
Total cab volume, cu ft 132.9
Ground clearance, in 9.8
Approach/departure angle, deg 33.8/22.6
Max payload capacity, lb 2500 (est)
Max GVWR, lb 17,950
Max GCWR, lb 30,000
Max towing capacity, lb 10,000 (est)
Fuel capacity, gal 59.0 (std); 90.0 (opt)
Suspension, f/r Twin-coil monobeam/live-axle, leaf spring
Steering type Power recirculating ball
Ratio 17.8:1
Brakes, f/r 14.5-in disc/15.4-in disc, 4WABS
Wheels 22.5-in Alcoa forged aluminum
Tires Michelin XDA2 295/60R22.5 M+S
Load/speed rating 150K
Base price $203,440
On sale in U.S. Currently