The Chevrolet Silverado is consistently earning accolades to solidify its status as a segment-leading contender. The Silverado reached its fourth generation in 2019, but completely reworked the truck this year with extra safety features, interior upgrades, and larger displays.
The 2023 model year provides some minor modifications, with trail-ready off-road capability and a powertrain variety that begins with a turbo-four and tops off with a champion-hauling diesel. The ZR2 Bison Variant brings the ingredients to conquer the trail with five protective skid plates and steel rock rails, showing up armed and dangerous for the muddy and exciting challenges ahead. The 3.0-liter turbo diesel now sees a jump in torque production up to 495 lb-ft, and you can pick from 10 trims, 3 bed configurations, and 3 cab sizes.
A truck that brings everything customers want and need will constantly score incredibly high satisfaction points here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, and the Silverado has been doing just that for years. As the media team on duty for Chevy released the fine details regarding what they deemed most important regarding the incoming 2024 model, the enhancements to design, strength, and confidence were highlighted in detail.
The lineup includes both 2500 HD and 3500 HD models in the very awesome Regular Cab, Double Cab, and Crew Cab configurations, with Dual-rear-wheel models available and providing the rugged foundation for a 36,000-lb. trailering capacity. The very capable Allison 10-speed automatic transmission is now available as standard equipment for both the standard 6.6-liter V8 gas engine and the legendary Duramax turbodiesel. This provides the replacement for the [...]
The 2022 Chevy Silverado Trail Boss is just as capable and burly as you’d expect from its name, and all of us here at Jim Butler Chevrolet of St. Louis have watched as countless potential buyers come back to our lot thrilled after a test drive! Its diesel engine, lifted suspension, and extra beefy mud-ready tires along with a large assortment of useful technology and an infotainment overhaul render it a class-leading and always-on-point choice for a busy family or steadily growing business.
The 8-inch display from last year and physical gauges on the dash have been removed to make way for better things like a larger 13.4-inch Chevy Infotainment 3 system and a 12.3-inch fully digital instrument cluster. The entire dashboard has taken on a completely different form with the addition of these larger screens, but the Silverado still retains most of its physical controls for climate, volume, and other functions as they were. The Chevy Infotainment [...]
It is now back-to-school season here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, and while many families are thinking about the all-popular crossover SUV segment, we can guarantee that the impressive Chevy Silverado 1500 is an excellent means of getting everyone where they need to be during this busy month! GM Authority provided the scoop on the debut for the new 2023 Chevy Silverado ZR2 Bison off-roader last week, along with its accompanying star of the show, the Duramax diesel engine.
August 16th is the official reveal date for further details on the 2023 Chevy Silverado ZR2 Bison equipped with the durable and dependable Duramax LZ0 engine. Also available will be a brand-new canyon and trail-ready Bison model, with an enormous dosage of added expertise from the battalion-grade creators at AEV Expedition Vehicles, providing even more [...]
Over all of the years that we have had our eyes on the pulse of the auto industry here at Jim Butler Chevy of Saint Louis, it has always been evident that truck buyers are a loyal breed. When the time comes to make another purchase, the buyers stay loyal to their brand, very eager to have another driving experience just like the last. No matter how much our beloved Silverado evolves, Chevy will always maintain its perfect balance of great features in the interior and on the exterior of the truck.
The drive testing team on duty at TheTruthAboutCars.com blog first praised the 2022 Chevy Silverado LT for sporting a split bench seat, as they excitedly took a full crew out for an evening for dinner and a sunset cruise. The managing [...]
It was a fantastic and family-filled holiday weekend here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, as we have all gotten some time to enjoy our loved ones and fireworks, heaping plates of all-American food, and blazing hot temperatures as usual. Even as the skies lit up with awesome shells and as we enjoyed a bit of much needed downtime, we had brand-new cars, SUVs, and trucks on our mind!
Trucks such as our prized Chevy Silverado easily became a customer favorite over the past few years, as everyone loves to tow, haul, and successfully get through a demanding workday with this sensational rig that feels bulletproof. Earlier this month, GM Authority claimed there is something exciting and brilliantly boulder-crushing in the works: a camouflaged version of the upgraded Silverado ZR2 Bison.
The 2022 Chevy Silverado ZR2 is the ultimate in fulfillment of many GM truck fans’ desires here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, as the very capable version of the pickup that could go anywhere appealed to lovers of the trail both here and nationwide. The experts on duty providing the digital scoop at GM Authority provided the story over the past week about spy shots they got their hands on that could indicate GM’s potential work on an even more extreme and off-road focused Silverado that could draw valuable inspiration from the Off-Road concept presented last year during SEMA. The spy shots in question portray a Chevy Silverado prototype in Crew Cab Short Bed configuration, ideally knobby tires, side rock rails, and off-road wheels with concealed wheel covers. What is of particular interest in the concealed wheels, as GM may have a set of beadlock wheels beneath the covers. There’s also a fairly [...]
The current GM heavy-duty pickups are selling well and enjoy a very high demand here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, as our loyal customers are loving everything about the durable and work-ready Silverado HD. With the addition of the new Chevy Silverado HD production at the GM Oshawa plant in Canada, short-term availability should now be more accessible as the car market returns to normal.
The current Silverado HD is available with the choice of the 6.6-L V8 L8t gas engine, which is rated at 401 horsepower and 464 lb-ft of torque, and the 6.6-Liter V8 L5P turbodiesel Duramax, coming in swinging with 445 horsepower and 910 lb-ft of torque. The Silverado HD now rides on a much stronger and more capable version of the GM T1 platform, and the number of new [...]
Everyone here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis will agree that surviving a dangerous Texas Twister is a storyline that will always make for a thrilling and memorable commercial. As we head directly into storm season nationwide, there have been reports of inclement weather that are downright scary for everyone, and 16-yr old Riley Leon was the lucky recipient of a brand-new 2022 red Chevy Silverado after enduring a very frightening event where he was flipped on his side by the forces of nature!
Leon was behind the wheel of his 2004 model last week when a very powerful tornado hit his truck. An amazing video shot by a prominent storm chaser went viral, and this lucky truck-loving survivor has even done interviews on ABC’s “Good Morning America” among other syndicated programs. He was just [...]
The 2022 Chevy Silverado ZR2 is the ultimate in fulfillment of many GM truck fans’ desires here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis, as the very capable version of the pickup that could go anywhere appealed to lovers of the trail both here and nationwide. The experts on duty providing the digital scoop at GM Authority provided the story over the past week about spy shots they got their hands on that could indicate GM’s potential work on an even more extreme and off-road focused Silverado that could draw valuable inspiration from the Off-Road concept presented last year during SEMA.
The spy shots in question portray a Chevy Silverado prototype in Crew Cab Short Bed configuration, ideally knobby tires, side rock rails, and off-road wheels with concealed wheel covers. What is of particular interest in the concealed wheels, as GM may have a set of beadlock wheels beneath the covers. There’s also a fairly [...]