If you are searching for a new full-size, half-ton pickup truck that is ready for any job at a moment's notice, then drive the 2017 Silverado 1500 from Chevrolet. As Chevrolet's popular half-ton pickup model, the 2017 Silverado 1500 is ideal for drivers who want a full-size pickup that delivers a mix of capabilities for work or play. Thanks to its range of powertrains and cab styles, pickup truck shoppers are sure to find a 2017 Silverado 1500 that is equipped to meet their exact needs and lifestyle.
When your new pickup offers best-in-class horsepower and an available, class-leading maximum towing capacity, it is tough to argue with your choice. The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 delivers a maximum towing rating of 12,500 pounds, which cannot be topped in its class! Chevrolet's lineup of small block V8 engines in the 2017 Silverado 1500 provide big performance and impressive fuel economy. The latest line of EcoTec3 engines features fuel-saving technologies, too, like Active Fuel Management, variable valve timing and direct injection. The 4.3-liter V6 base engine is mighty capable, thanks to its 285 hp and 305 ft-lb of torque. Next is the 355-hp 5.3-liter V8 which offers enough grunt to tow up to 11,100 lbs! The mighty 6.2-liter V8 is the motor to choose if you want a best-in-class towing capacity, rated at 12,500 pounds. With 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, it is no wonder that the 6.2-liter V8 is a popular option in the Silverado 1500 lineup!
From its high-strength steel bed and frame to its impressive payload and towing capacities, the 2017 Silverado 1500 compares very favorably to its competition. The many advantages this Chevrolet pickup holds over other trucks is evident throughout, including with its interior and exterior features. The high-tech Chevrolet MyLink system in the 2017 Silverado 1500 comes available with a 7-inch or 8-inch color touchscreen display, and Bluetooth connectivity and audio streaming come standard. Like other new Chevrolets, the latest Silverado lineup is available with built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi -- and the Silverado is the first full-size pickup available with wireless charging!
In addition to its range of potent powertrains, the 2017 Silverado 1500 from Chevrolet can be had with a variety of car styles, bed lengths and trim levels. From no-nonsense, value-priced trims like the Silverado 1500 Work Truck, LT and LS models to sporty and highly refined versions like the LTZ and High Country models, you can find one of these new trucks that perfectly fits not only your work and play needs but your personality, style and budget, too. The popular LT trim level of the 2017 Silverado 1500 get plenty of standard features, including a chrome grille, Rear Vision Camera, EZ Lift and Lower tailgate, Chevrolet MyLink Radio with 8-inch screen and a 6-speed automatic transmission.