Only available with an eight-foot 8' pickup box and with either two-wheel-drive 4X2 or four-wheel-drive 4X4 and with either the 4. For 2012, the Sierra and Silverado 1500 received another mid-cycle refresh. But, looks can be deceiving. With 185 hp, this provides five more hp than last year. Pictures were decieving and As soon as they figured out I wasn't interested they politely ran me off the lot as a new customer was interested in the same vehicle. Archived from on March 27, 2008.
In a few years, I might look for another, just because ol' Blue's paint is pealing. A family of three new Vortec V-8 engines is offered, and the current V-6 and V-8 engines get some minor refinements. Chevrolet's equivalent to the Denali trim level is the High Country Silverado which was introduced in the 2014 model year. By the end of its year-long test, it too seemed like a member of the staff. On its own, the V8 is rated at 332 horsepower and 367 pound-feet of torque.
Chevrolet's touch-screen multimedia interface system will be available on most models. In '01, a new composite bed box becomes available for 1500 Extended Cab Fleetside short box 4x4 Z71 models, and electronic traction control becomes an option on V-8 4x2 models equipped with an automatic and locking rear differential. As of the , 19 full-time teams use the Silverado. The interior is roomier and more refined, and the extended cab gets more legroom in the rear and a more comfortable seat-back angle. Overall, it's a very good truck and even at 10 years old nothing has come out since to make me want to trade it in.
The light-duty trucks use the 1500 name. The new TrailBlazer model is an upscale four-door version. It's got about 200,000 miles on it and the the internal engine has finally given out with the transmission following close behind, but this truck is 15 years old and it has been a pleasure to drive. It will be available also on the new Impala. Our Take on the 1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Don't you just love competition? I am a mile freak and am proud of the high mileage this vehicle has.
Chevrolet also plans to make the vehicles available for sale at least 160 selected dealerships, including the 240 that specializes in fleet and commercial truck sales. United States of America: General Motors. Improved versions of the five-speed manual and four-speed automatic transmissions will be available. All rebate checks will be paid in U. Also relating to an unloaded condition, editors found many colorful ways to describe the too-trucklike highway ride of the Silverado on anything but the smoothest surfaces. The upper shock mount has been changed from a single stem mount to a two-bolt design to eliminate the possibility of squeaks and thumps.
All Venture models are equipped with a 3400 V-6 engine with Sequential Fuel Injection. These improvements allow for up to a 6,000 pound front axle weight rating, allowing all 4wd trucks to accommodate a snow plow. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Upper control arms are constructed from forged steel that is both stronger and lighter than the previous arms, while the new lower arms are cast iron to maximize load capacity. Archived from on 10 June 2011. I was interested in a vehicle they had that they posted on the internet for all the world to see.
I will continue to drive this truck for at least 7 more years, garanteed. The various Silverados, Tahoes, and Suburbans that are used provide numerous platforms for different kinds of vehicles. These assemblies help supply your vehicle's engine with a steady, reliable fuel supply. In 2005 Arrival Blue Metallic was dropped from the color choices and replaced with Silver Birch Metallic. Offer excludes truck freight and oversize fees. Model Year Engine Power Torque 1500 2019- 4. They are in the following series of Rally Edition 1 and 2, Midnight Edition, Custom Sport Edition, Custom Sport Plus Edition, Black Out Edition, and Texas Edition.
Rack-and-pinion steering gives the Tracker a more precise feel. Archived from on June 5, 2013. It now has just under 150K and it's still running strong. These premium aftermarket replacement components are manufactured to meet your expectations for fit, form, and function. It is based on the 1500 Silverado Extended Cab with Fleetside Box and features upgrades in the drive train and both exterior and interior appearance. The base engine will be the 3. Allow 8-10 weeks for processing.
The 1999 model year redesign included different grilles and interior trim, and certain features e. Can't expect a large 4x4 to have a great ride or handling, but it is good enough. The optional engine will be the 3. The Metro coupe and sedan feature a larger four-cylinder engine. The Chevy Express and newly renamed Chevy Express Cargo Van are largely unchanged. In 2006, the Vortec Max trailering package became available.
It has been very dependable and a hard worker. The optional Active Handling stability-control System is available on all models. Its independent front suspension presents several upgrades, including improved on-center feel, enhanced stability, smoother ride and greater durability. It was also made available in addition to the extended cab in the light duty 4 door crew cab models. On January 10, 2014 a recall was issued for 370,000 Silverado and Sierra pickups due to a fire risk. The convertible features a new two-piece top that fits tightly to reduce vibration and wind noise and is easier to use.