The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is Chevrolet’s full-size pickup in a more conservative overhaul that handles full of subtle changes, but of substance. Flashy pieces such as turbo engines and air suspension systems are not part of the sentence, but quieter cushier interior, improving energy conservation and fuel, and a number of useful technical features make the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 a smart choice for a wide range of pick-up buyers. Buyers who need a capable version of the Silverado Heavy Duty, be sure to check the model. For the last model year won the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 eight-speed transmission, with OnStar 4G LTE and Wi-Fi hotspot, tow mirrors and a new infotainment system upgrade. In addition, Chevrolet introduced a new trim level called flagship High Country.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Overview
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 display from behind or from the side, you can be forgiven for mistaking it for the last generation model – has focused on the torches of Kant wing relatively little change in terms and rear lights shaped box. The front end is sharper new reason a larger hood, grille and headlights stacked wider inspired by the beautiful Chevrolet Silverado era of the 1980s.
Overlooking the well-known kind and clever new details of 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 begin to reveal. Revised steps in the rear bumper with the game installed holes make it easy to get on the bed, while an easy way opening / closing tailgate allows it to be accessed with a single pair of fingers. On the outside is more novelty, a stiff chassis, revised suspension and a new electric power steering. Thank you to these changes, the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 a controlled ride, more comfortable with the handling more predictable than before.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Engine
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a choice of three new engines to mix all the style of the old school push offered by modern technologies such as direct injection, variable valve timing and the cylinder deactivation. The base engine is a 4.3 liter V6 producing 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. This torque figure is one of the tops collect six-cylinder naturally aspirated, 4.3-liter making it. A good choice for fuel efficiency-oriented buyers who also need to do a little time to time towing light
A 5.3-liter V8 with 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque is optional for those who need more engine to do the work, while the area of the plant is a 6.2-liter V8 from the Corvette derived that spits 420 hp and 450 pound-feet of torque. A six-speed automatic is standard with the 4.3-liter engine and 5.3 liters, while the 6.2-liter V8 with an automatic Hydra-Matric eight reports. The two rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations. Fuel consumption for Silverado checked in 4.3 liters of 18/24 city / highway with RWD and 17/22 when mounted with 4WD.
The 5.3-liter model is rated at 16/23 mpg with RWD, while the 4WD variants poorer mpg on the highway. Chevrolet is quick to point out that these figures give his truck a slight efficiency advantage over 3.5-liter twin-turbo Ford F-150 “EcoBoost” V6. Finally, the car is 6.2 liters good 15/21 mpg with RWD and 14/20 mpg with 4WD.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Interior
Available Instead equipment on two models of dashboards of the old Chevrolet Silverado is a unique configuration that has largely the highest quality materials and oversized CVC, friendly and sound system with 4.2-inch display and 8.0 inch touch screen, depending on the version. All 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500except the base model is equipped integrated with the MyLink infotainment system of Chevrolet, the functions of entertainment and the navigation, and also provides access to basic smartphone-related radio applications Pandora and Stitcher Radio.
The system can be controlled by buttons on the dashboard, steering wheel buttons or the 8-inches touch screen, and there also voice recognition system for hands-free calls, song selection, input destination and more. Eliminating the need for cumbersome and bulky orders stored, operation “natural language” can be seen an impressive number of records.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Safety
All 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 models are equipped with full-length side curtain airbags dual front, side and front, and a tire pressure monitoring and traction and stability control systems. Many optional security features are also available. A lane departure warning system warns the driver when Silverado begin in an adjacent lane and a collision warning system before a warning when it detects an imminent collision with a vehicle or an object before. In particular, the warnings about audible alarms or, more subtly can be transported by the seat of vibratory conveyors for 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.