Available in either two- or four-wheel-drive, the Sierra 1500 Hybrid is powered by a 6. What's New, Changed, Different In model-year 2000, Chevrolet added an optional driver-side rear fourth door to its Extended Cab lineup and upped the 5. For the first year, only the regular cab and a 3-door extended cab were available, along with the , , and the V8. For its debut, the Silverado 1500 was airlifted via helicopter onto a stage, where it was introduced to a crowd of Chevrolet truck owners and enthusiasts, as well as to the automotive press. The truck also can be equipped with weapon supports in the cab, cargo tie down hooks, folding troop seats, pioneer tools, winches, and other military accessories.
They are in the following series of Rally Edition 1 and 2, Midnight Edition, Custom Sport Edition, Custom Sport Plus Edition, Black Out Edition, and Texas Edition. These trucks were also purchased back from customers for more than what they were worth in the late 2000s. Underneath, the Silverado rides on a fully boxed high strength steel frame with ; truck cab's frame is built with high strength steel as well. The Silverado Z71 got an optional lighter composite box, with a suspension package for towing, but lacked the high-output engine. It will have stereo streaming technologies, hands-free telephone, hookups, and an input for an or. The new Silverado earned the award for 2007 and was magazine's for 2007.
Like its predecessors, the new Silverado offers buyers a choice of two door regular cabs, four door extended cabs with rear doors that now open 170 degrees similar to the and four door crew cabs with the rear doors opening in the same direction as the front doors. The addition of 4 wheel drive tends to reduce the towing and carrying capacity by 200 to 400 lb 181 kg , depending upon year and model. Not like the penalty box area in some pickups. And the Chevy Silverado is a damn good one. The truck is powered by a 350 horsepower 260 kW variant of the Duramax 6. The 2004 models were equipped with the standard 10 bolt 8.
Gasoline-powered models now have a capless fuel fill. The C3 became the for 2002, and was added. Archived from on June 5, 2013. Limit two rebates per customer. Everyone who drove it remarked on how fast it was, with 0-60-mph times in the low 8-sec range. By the end of its year-long test, it too seemed like a member of the staff. The first-generation Chevrolet Silverado 1500 was sold alongside the second-generation Chevrolet Silverado 1500 for the 2007 as the Silverado 1500 Classic, and 2500 and 3500 versions of the truck were also sold alongside their successors, the Silverado 2500 and 3500.
It was equipped standard with the 6. Powertrains include improved versions of the current 5. The third generation Silverado uses aluminum on the hood, for the engine block and for the control arms in order to save mass. Wikimedia Commons has media related to. These trucks were only available in Black Onyx exterior but could be ordered with cloth or leather interior.
Archived from on June 2, 2004. On January 14, 2014, The Silverado, along with the , received the 2014 North American International Auto Show's Car and Truck of the Year awards. The dashboard has additional controls and dataplates. West Palm Beach I was so relieved when I came to this dealership. In 2006, the Vortec Max trailering package became available. An all-new, ten-speed will come as standard equipment on gasoline-powered Sierra 1500 models. For 2017, it was also available in Hawaii, Oregon, Texas, and Washington.
Three cargo beds are available: a 69. It features beefier brake rotors, upgraded oil coolers, high output alternator, auxiliary battery and an upfitter friendly interior. However, next day I filled up the tank and ended up dumping around 5 gallons of gas on the gas station from a leak in the tank. The light-duty trucks use the 1500 name. Archived from on 10 June 2011. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees.
Owned my first used vehicle for over 9 years and it was always a dependable and comfortable ride to work and back, I expect the same this time! The front suspension incorporates new upper and lower control arms and new torsion bars tailored to one of five different gross axle weight ratings. The 2005 models were upgraded with the larger 14 bolt 9. It competes against the F-450 and F-550 and. Chevrolet's equivalent to the Denali trim level is the High Country Silverado which was introduced in the 2014 model year. I was blown away by how easy he made things. The vehicles will be Right Hand Drive versions for that region.