Need a new truck? The Chevy Silverado is one of the best choices on the market. Offering powerful performance and terrific features, drivers will love the Silverado for its many outstanding qualities. For 2018, Chevy made a number of notable improvements to the Silverado including the addition of a standard rearview camera, and a hybrid eAssist package for its LTZ and LT trims that adds an electric motor for improve mileage. For 2019, drivers can expect some exciting new changes that are really sure to satisfy pick-up drivers. Together the 2018-2019 model years are proving a very good time for the Silverado.
The 2018 Chevy Silverado has proved to be one of the best pickup trucks of the year. It’s standard 4.3-liter V6 engine generates 285 horsepower, delivering satisfying acceleration. However, it’s the 355-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine and the 420-horsepower, 6.2-liter V8 engine that really delivers the towing and hauling power you’d expect in a truck. For 2019, the two V8 engine options will remain. However, the vehicle will features a new base engine – a 2.7-liter turbocharged engine with an active fuel management system that stops the car when idle. It gets 310 horsepower, likely improving the vehicle’s acceleration.
When it comes to features, the Silverado offers a ton of standard and optional technology. The 2018 Chevy Silverado offers drivers a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Bluetooth and a six-speaker audio system. There’s also a rearview camera and a teen driver monitoring system that helps you keep track of your child’s driving habits. Other features like a sunroof, HD radio and rear-seat entertainment system are available as well. Drivers also have the option of trailer assistance packages and driver assistance. For the 2019 Chevy Silverado, drivers can expect many of the same features to return.
If you are interested in purchasing the new Chevy Silverado, take this quiz to help you decide whether to buy the 2018 model now or wait for the 2019 Silverado.