With the widest track in its segment, the 2009 Chevrolet Silverado is substantial but it eschews the bulbous but juvenile muscularity of some of its competitors. If you need to tailor your pickup truck to your exact requirements, the 2009 Chevrolet Silverado enables you to do just that with a wide variety of configurations, bed lengths and trim levels. Find what turns you on Available only in the 48 contiguous United States. It has a broad, chiseled face, which accents a broad-shouldered stance and gives the Silverado a powerful, muscular presence. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers.
Payload varies between 2,331 pounds and 5,309 pounds, depending on the model. Data Unavailable Rear Door Type Data Unavailable Track Width Data Unavailable Wheelbase in. Silverado's pure pickup designThe Silverado's exterior design delivers on its reputation as the industry's strongest, most dependable and longest-lasting pickup truck. Not available with Z71 Off-Road Suspension Package. The door handles are robust, grab-style designs, which are designed for easy use with gloves. These trims still feature larger control knobs, plus a lockable in-seat storage bin that's large enough for a laptop computer and has a built-in 12-volt power outlet.
Both can have a powertrain that consists of a Duramax diesel engine and an Allison transmission, which continues to draw rave reviews. On the lower end of the Silverado family, a vehicle stability enhancement system is now standard on all models except those equipped with the 4. Taken in the context of the current market, the Silverado offers good resale value within its segment, higher than the projected residual values for the Dodge Ram and Ford F-150, on par with the Nissan Titan, but still below that of the Toyota Tundra. It offers significantly more power and torque pulling force with very little penalty in fuel economy. Please see dealer for details.
Spacious, refined interior The Silverado features two completely distinct interiors to meet the diverse needs of today's pickup consumer. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. The OnStar service includes the General Motors Advanced Crash Response System, making crash data available to emergency services to potentially dispatch the appropriate life-saving personnel and equipment to crash scenes faster. Steering is handled with a responsive rack-and-pinion system that provides precise control and strong on-center feel. Small-block-based powertrains Silverado models are powered by an efficient lineup of engines, led by the segment's highest-rated V-8 engine family. Model overview: The most striking feature of the 2009 Silverado is the interior. Again : First Gear Ratio :1 : 3.
Vehicle Details The Silverado features two distinct interiors. Or, either section of the split seat can be stowed independently, allowing room for both cargo and a rear-seat passenger. If the vehicle is in a crash that activates an air bag, the OnStar system automatically notifies an OnStar advisor who will check on the occupants or summon emergency help if necessary. New for 2009 The only noticeable changes are in consumer electronics. A Hotchkiss-type rear suspension provides superior isolation and ride with a splayed arrangement for the shock absorbers. It offers five suspension systems, each tailored to suit specific driving requirements. There are three cab styles - regular, extended and crew cab - and three cargo box lengths: 5 foot 8 inches short , 6 foot 6 inches standard and 8 foot long.
Silverado buyers who check the box for OnStar 8. Features include segment-first StabiliTrak electronic stability control with rollover mitigation technology, roof-mounted rollover-capable head curtain side air bags, which are integrated into strengthened chassis and body structures to provide excellent passenger protection, and segment-first safety belt pretensioners that activate during a rear-end crash. It debuts in crew cabs and migrates to regular cab and extended cab models with the 5. Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed, located on steering wheel Cup holders, front Also includes rear cupholders on Extended and Crew Cab models. Model value: To cater to the wide range of customers and their uses for full-size pickups, Chevrolet is wisely offering two completely different interiors for the new Silverado, resulting in products that are both functional and luxurious. I-4 and V-6 refer to the configuration and number of cylinders. A Hotchkiss-type rear suspension provides superior isolation and ride with a splayed arrangement for the shock absorbers.
The brake controller switch is conveniently mounted on the lower-left section of the instrument panel. Steering wheel, leather-wrapped with theft-deterrent locking feature Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, odometer, fuel level, engine temperature, and tachometer Includes voltmeter and oil pressure indicators. To keep the Silverado competitive for 2009 -- the same model year when a new F-150 and are coming to market -- is mating Silverados powered by the 5. Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield and driver and front passenger-side glass With Regular Cab models, includes rear window. It also has wide front and rear tracks that enhance stability and driving confidence through a more secure road feel. Heated, 10-way, power-adjustable leather front seats are standard, along with a Bose speaker system and heated windshield washer system.
And for those who want more power or towing capacity the 6. This engine has variable valve timing and Active Fuel Management to maximize power output and efficiency. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Rear legroom is sizeable on extended cab models and ingress and egress are easy thanks to rear access doors that open 170 degrees. All models are available in two- or four-wheel-drive. It also has wide front and rear tracks that enhance stability and driving confidence through a more secure road feel.