Long known as the most dependable pick-up on the road, the Chevrolet Silverado is the winner of the AJAC Best New Pickup 2016 award, and has built its reputation as a capable and advanced workhorse, pairing brains and brawn for a reliable pick-up perfectly suited to the jobsite, or the daily commute.
Available in three trim levels including the 1500, High Country Edition, and LTZ Z71, a V6 producing 285 horsepower 305 lb/ft of torque, as well as numerous V8 options – including the staple 5.3L coming in at 355 HP and 383 lb/ft of torque, or the model topping 6.2L V8 which makes 420 HP and 460 lb/ft or torque. Fuel efficiency weighs in at a combined 18 The latter two engines can be paired to an 8-speed transmission that was previously only available with the 6.2L option, helping to increase fuel efficiency, and a higher first gear ratio to assist in take-off torque when hauling a heavy load – which the Silverado does better than any other truck in its class; the Silverado 1500, with the available Max Trailering Package, can haul a maximum of 12,000 lbs (5,443 kg). The Silverado Z71 Off-Road Package gets a slew of interior and exterior upgrades including 18” machined aluminum wheels, Rancho off-road tuned shocks, jounce bumpers, a transfer case shield and an automatic rear differential. Made of high-strength roll-formed steel, the Silverado features standard bed rail protectors and an available factory spray-on bed liner. Further, available LED in-bed lighting and CornerStep rear bumper make getting in and out of the truck bed easier than ever. Strength aside, the Silverado is safe and technologically advanced, too. Six airbags come standard, and the available Enhanced Driver Alert Package includes safety features like Forward Collision Alert, Lane Departure, Lane Keep Assist, Park Assist in the front and rear, Intellibeam high beam assist, and Safety Alert Driver’s Seat. The Silverado 1500 is also the first full size pickup to offer OnStar 4G LTE with available Wi-Fi powerful enough to connect up to 7 devices. Offering a plethora of Silverado models and packages every day, Eagle Ridge GM can help you find the perfect truck for your needs, so allow our qualified sales staff introduce you to the Silverado anytime, 7-days a week, in our Coquitlam, BC location. Financing and leasing options are available through Eagle Ridge GM’s easy ‘one-minute’ pre-qualification approval process.