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 editor [...]
The Silverado remains popular among city dwellers right here at Jim Butler Chevy of Saint Louis and many other locations nationwide, as its practicality and hefty abilities appeal to anyone who has a love for the best line of trucks out there! Boasting a class-leading interior, the latest and most useful cabin technology, legendary and brute-force engine, the Chevy Silverado high country is an excellent choice for anyone who needs the best of the best in towing, hauling, and off-road ability.
The Silverado High Country can do an awesome job of hauling all your camping gear, kayaks, and mountain bikes ready for you to hit the thrilling trails for summer. The onboard infotainment system and safety features make the High Country a very family-friendly option that anyone with small children will massively appreciate. Chevy has long known that consumers have their choice between several excellent pick-ups in the American market, along with segment-leading off-road capability, [...]
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 [...]
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 doing [...]
A tough-as-nails truck with an awesome interior, great technology features, and first-rate customer reviews, the Chevy Silverado was the most-requested vehicle in the Costco Auto Program last month, proudly representing 40 percent of all Costco Auto Program Savings Event registrations during October.
The Silverado’s popularity wasn’t just peaking last month. It has claimed the number one spot for full-size pickup trucks through the Costco Auto Program for the last 8 years! Costco has special pricing available to members, recently announcing valuable incentives that include a $1,000 discount on the purchase of any new 2021 or 2022 Chevy Silverado models. These awesome incentives are also available on the Tahoe, Suburban, Silverado HD, Chevy Colorado, Blazer, Equinox, Traverse, and Trailblazer models.
This great offer is available until just after the New Year’s ball drops for 2022. [...]
The refreshed 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 lineup features some awesome choices in the engine lineup! Three of them are gas motors that include a turbocharged 4-cylinder along with two naturally-aspirated 8-cylinder Small Blocks, and the fourth is a class-leading, industry-favorite turbo-diesel Duramax inline-six.
All four of these are carried over from the 2019-2021 Chevy Silverado, and if you are looking for something on the smaller side, you need to check out the turbocharged 2.7-liter engine. Starting at the base level of offerings, the 2.7-Liter I4 L3B turbocharged gas engine made its first appearance in the fourth-generation 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 and 2019 GMC Sierra 1500. Many contractors, off-roading enthusiasts, and rig lovers will appreciate its 348-lb ft of torque at 4,000 RPM, as well as the torque boost from 348 to 420.
This engine uses technology used in diesel engines that [...]
The 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 and 1500 Limited are set to make their debut with more power and exciting tech upgrades! Models equipped with the 3.0-Liter Inline-6 LM2 turbo diesel Duramax now can tow an additional 4,000 pounds, topping out at 13,300. With the max tow package, proud Chevy owners will now be able to haul much more in conjunction with a two-wheel-drive configuration. All 2022 Silverado models equipped with 4-wheel drive and the 6.2-Liter V8 L87 will also have a 13,300-lb towing capacity. Drivers can also choose the 2.7-Liter Inline-4 L38 gas engine (which now has 20 percent more torque) or the always-mighty 5.3-liter V8 L84.
With every year’s new truck release comes a wide assortment of awesome improvements, and this year, the infotainment screens are getting larger. The new interior now features a 13.4-inch color [...]
Last week, Chevy revealed the first-ever 2022 Silverado ZR2 during the NFL season opener with an awesome 60-second commercial with an all-star cast. It featured five well-known celebrities to give the truck the shine it deserves. Platinum-selling artist Breland highlighted the elevated design of the truck on the set of a Hollywood-style video shoot.
Chase Elliott needs no introduction. The NASCAR Cup Series Champion pulled his boat out of the lake with the Silverado’s world-class trailering technology.
Chad Hall is one of the most well-known off-road racers and precision engineers there is, and he showed just how much dust this amazingly engineered machine can kick up when it hits the dirt road.
Chris Pratt demonstrated how valuable the eight available cameras onboard are, tracking down some missing cattle while his adorable cat watched from a distance.
This was most definitely a year that saw many upgrades and announcements, all of which are getting us excited here at Jim Butler Chevy of St Louis. First on the list for the coming fall season was the 2021 Chevy Silverado 1500, aggressively-stanced and announced with a fresh lineup of changes. It rang in the addition of the brand-new Multiflex Tailgate and new turbo 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine, higher payload capacity and improved ease-of-use are both on the table.
The 2020 Chevy Silverado Regular cab featured the naturally aspirated 4.3 Liter LV3 V6, which cranks out 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque, as well as the naturally-aspirated 5.3-liter L82 V8 engine with Active Fuel Management, producing 355 horsepower and 373 lb-ft of torque. The 2021 Regular Cab Long [...]
The results are in and all 2014 Silverado trucks at Jim Butler Chevrolet have received the highest possible 5-star Overall Vehicle Score for safety. The 2014 Silverado, along with the GMC Sierra 150 series, is the first pickup truck to receive the 5-star NHTSA Overall Vehicle Score conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program.
The 2014 Silverado is made of high-strength steel and offers an array of advanced safety features. These features include Forward Collision Alert, Lane Departure Warning, Safety Alert Seat, Rear Vision Camera, and six standard airbags. Also available for the 2014 Silverado includes OnStar and trailer-sway control.
Stay safe and buy a 2014 Silverado! Take a test drive today at Jim Butler Chevrolet in St. Louis!