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Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Price $30,998 – $70,343
Fuel consumption 7.2 – 16.3 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 76%(view ratings)
The Silverado gains an adaptive cruise control system with camera and an expanded list of towing technologies. Maximum towing capacity is now rated at 13,400 pounds—best in the segment. More than half of the models in the lineup are available with the 6.2-litre V8, which produces up to 435 horsepower. However, the biggest update this year is the addition of the 3.0-litre Duramax six-cylinder turbo-diesel engine. This one boasts 277 horsepower and, more importantly, 460 pound-feet of torque.

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PreviewsDiesel Pickup Comparison: Who’s the Best at What?
Getting the most bang for your buck, isn’t that what everyone wants when it comes to buying a new car or truck? Full-size pickup owners would certainly say yes, because they use them for all sorts of applications: work, play, family, travel, etc. As you know, three of the four …
First Drives2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Duramax: The Diesel is Back
When Chevrolet introduced the next-generation Silverado 1500 last year, we were promised the return of a diesel engine in the lineup. Following a delay of several months, the 3.0-litre Duramax is now ready to make its debut in Canada for the 2020 model year. The Car Guide was invited to …
Comparative TestsFull-size Pickup Comparison Test: Battle Royale
In Canada and in the United States, full-size pickup trucks are bread-and-butter vehicles for Ford, General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles. The Ford F-Series largely dominates on the sales charts, followed by the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra —when added together—and the Ram Pickup . In our country, these four …

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News2021 Chevrolet Silverado Adds Multi-Flex Tailgate, More Towing Power
One of the main differences between the next-generation Chevrolet Silverado and its cousin, the GMC Sierra , will be a thing of the past in 2021 as the former adds the option of a Multi-Flex tailgate. Several other enhancements have been made to Chevy’s full-size pickup, so let’s do a …
NewsChevrolet, BMW Have the Best Car Seats, Study Finds
Chevrolet and BMW top J.D. Power’s 2020 Seat Quality and Satisfaction Study released a few days ago. Surprised? The former leads all mainstream car brands with four award-winning vehicles. The Sonic, Impala and Equinox are segment winners, while the Silverado is among the three best pickups/vans. On the luxury side, …
NewsGM Ramps up Full-size Pickup Production to Meet Demand
Demand for full-size pickups is even stronger than it was before the COVID-19 pandemic hit North America and production sites were forced to close for two months. In some parts of the U.S. and Canada, customers must wait an unusually long period of time to receive their orders. In order …
NewsChevy Silverado Realtree is Back and Ready for the Wild
Following the success of the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado Realtree Edition five years ago, General Motors decided to bring this special edition back for the 2021 model year. The unveiling took place at the 2020 SHOT Show in Las Vegas this week. Developed in collaboration with Realtree, a company that specializes …
NewsGM Wants to Apply eBoost Braking to Trailers, RVs
Last year, General Motors came up with a new electronic braking assist system called eBoost. It found its way into a few models including the all-new 2020 Chevrolet Corvette as well as the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra full-size pickups. Basically, the system integrates the master cylinder, electro-hydraulic booster …
NewsRaptor-fighting Chevrolet Silverado ZRX in the Works, Report Claims
Even after completely redesigning the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 for 2019 and announcing various updates for 2020 , the bowtie company has yet to offer a real off-road pickup in the full-size class to closely rival the Ford F-150 Raptor , not to mention the upcoming Ram Rebel TRX. However, that …
News250,000 GM Trucks Under Investigation by Transport Canada
People shopping for a used full-size pickup or SUV from General Motors need to be aware of an investigation that Transport Canada has opened earlier this month after receiving reports of braking issues. More specifically, around 249,700 vehicles are being probed for what could be a safety-related defect. Affected models …
NewsWill We See a $100,000 Chevy Pickup Soon?
Many people will argue that pickup trucks have become too expensive. In fact, we wrote about it a while ago . Yet, demand continues to be strong and there are some who are looking for the ultimate luxury and capability. Chevrolet’s marketing director for trucks, Sandor Piszar, told The Detroit …

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Review: 2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD
"This truck, for towing, is second to none." "This truck" Howard Elmer is talking about is the Chevrolet Silverado HD, which has been redesigned for 2015 and is no longer weighed down by an outdated interior, saving all its payload for what counts. This segment originally appeared on Episode 20 …
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2014 Chevrolet Silverado
In 2014, General Motors discreetly updated its pair of 1500-series pick-up trucks, the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra. Unlike RAM and Ford, which always go for grandiose changes, General Motors seems to prefer evolution to revolution.
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