1500 see style and tech updates; heavy duty line gets new towing equipment, 5th wheel package
As St. Louis’ No. 1 Silverado dealer, Jim Butler Chevrolet is excited to bring Missouri truck fans a preview of the most dependable, durable and long-lasting truck line for 2016.
For Chevy’s light duty Silverado 1500, slight exterior changes have been made including a redesigned hood and lights. Available features such as chrome and LED lighting are there for those who want it, and additional safety technologies such as Forward Collision Alert, Lane Keep Assist and IntelliBeam high beam assist.
The tech gets boosted for the 2016 Silverado 1500 as Apple CarPlay and the just-confirmed Android Auto will be available on more Chevys than any other brand — and that includes the 1500 and HD lines. Other available convenience features for the new model year include
Less chrome, streamlined grille design offer Chevrolet fans glimpse at newest edition pickup
With Chevrolet Silverado sales steamrolling, it only seems apt that Chevrolet would reveal its first official picture of the 2016 Silverado. Only the front fascia has been revealed so far, but from the photo we do know that it is a 1500 LTZ Z71 model. The sample truck shows off a few new details for the new model year. According to GM, the 2016 Chevy Silverado is expected to hit dealers such as Jim Butler Chevrolet this fall.
Overall, the 2016 Silverado 1500 portrays a more modern look while keeping an eye on the past with its improvements. Chrome was reduced on the exterior design for 2016, but this only adds to the Silverado’s retro feel. The facelift involves a single-headlight design combined with twin
Chevrolet heavy-duty pickup trucks tops list of vehicles that last at least 200,000 miles
For durability and longevity, the Chevy Silverado Heavy Duty tops the charts according to iSeeCars.com and AutoBlog. The highest percentage of vehicles with 200,000 miles on the odometer was compiled by these two sites, and the top dog was the Silverado HD.
It is noted that the vehicles in the study were model years 1981-2010 as Americans put an average of 13,476 miles on their cars, trucks and SUVs each year. Future results of current model years can’t be guaranteed, but the Silverado HD’s results are definitely encouraging for St. Louis-area truck fans.
Diesel engines play a big role in the longevity of heavy duty pickup trucks, and the Duramax 6.6-liter turbo-diesel engine mated with an Allison transmission is one of the tops in the segment. The Duramax powers up for 397
2015’s fastest-growing full-size truck brand presents styles of pickups to meet any taste
This year’s fastest-growing full-size truck brand, Chevy Silverado, is a fantastic choice for St. Louis pickup fans, but Chevrolet offers four different editions to enhance the Silverado experience.
Rally Editions: Dependability meets attitude
Silverado Double Cab and Crew Cab LT models can be outfitted with a Rally Edition package. Give your Silverado a motorsports-inspired look with a bold style that will turn heads. Two different Rally Editions are available.
Rally Edition 1 for Double and Crew Cab LT models include but are not limited to: