Engine: 5.3-liter V8; 6.2-liter V8
Transmission/drive: 8-speed automatic transmission; 10-speed automatic transmission
Fuel economy: 20 mpg city/23 mpg highway; 17 mpg city/24 mpg highway; 16 mpg city/21 mpg highway; 16 mpg city/20 mpg highway
Alternative: Ford F-150, Dodge Ram 1500
Chevrolet Silverado is a full-size pickup. The car has undergone a total redesign and is now fully consistent with the most modern ideas about comfort and safety. Its appearance has become much more imposing.
The frontal part of the car looks very commanding thanks to the "two-story" headlights and a massive grille decorated with the company logo.
Fog lights are built into the massive front bumper.
The profile of the car retains the characteristic features of a classic pickup.
Traditionally, Chevrolet Silverado offers three types of cab: SuperCrew, SingleCab, SuperCab. Cargo platform can be of two types.
The tailgate on the stern of the car is decorated with a huge inscription "Chevrolet". The tailpipes of the exhaust system have a trapezoidal shape.
The car body has become even more roomy comparing to the previous models. The increase is 20%.
The height of the ground clearance depends on the type of model, but in any case, it allows you to confidently drive on any off-road.
The highlight of the interior are massive, angular surfaces and a wide variety of switches.
The steering wheel is large and multifunctional. On the instrument panel there is the LCD display of the on-board computer and several analog indicators.
The interior is decorated with beautiful, practical fabric, leather, aluminum.
The seats are separated by a wide armrest with a built-in drawer and several cup holders.
The interior of the Chevrolet Silverado SuperCab has a small bench located behind the front seats.
SuperCrew has the most spacious interior, in which 5 adults can travel with maximum comfort.
When a large load is not needed, the system Active Fuel Management allows you to run on four cylinders.
DFM technology has 17 different cylinder patterns. This enables much more efficient use of fuel and electricity.
The updated pickup Chevrolet Silverado has eight modifications: WT, LT, LT Trailboss, LTZ, High Country, Trailboss, Custom, RST. They are all very powerful, maneuverable and reliable cars. In other words, they fully meet the expectations of pickups fans.
The movement of the car is smooth, confident, it perfectly answers the helm. It is always easy to drive: it does not matter whether you are maneuvering on city streets or on mountain roads with steep turns. The car always functions flawlessly.
All the power and charm of Chevrolet Silverado you can feel if you go on a trip on impassable road with challenging terrain and numerous obstacles.
Buyers can choose a car with rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive.
The choice of Chevrolet Silverado engines is also quite diverse:
- 5.3-liter V8 the updated 355-horsepower;
- 5.3-liter V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management the updated 420-horsepower;
- 6.2-liter V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management with a 10-speed automatic transmission.
The standard equipment includes electric power steering, disc brakes.
Traffic safety is provided by a stability control system; adaptive cruise control; parking assistant; tire pressure sensors and more.
The volume of the cargo compartment of the Chevrolet Silverado can reach 1,784 liters. This is one of the maximum volumes among cars of this class.
Chevrolet Silverado is one of the best modern pickups. It provides excellent comfort, safety, increased payload. The car is perfect for trips around the city and for long-distance family travels.