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PAOLI, Pa. (February 13th, 2020) – Wheels are one of the most important moving parts on a truck; responsible for carrying thousands of pounds of weight, withstanding road and trail forces, while keeping your tires secured and pressurized for safe travels. Truck wheels, while simple in terms of construction and purpose, handle many vital tasks while keeping your truck looking good doing it!
The second and third generation of Chevrolet’s Silverado are notorious for
2019+ Silverado Tonneau Cover Options | The Haul
PAOLI, Pa. (January 23rd, 2020) – When it comes to truck tonneau covers, it’s not one size fits all! With completely new fitment and product availability for the 2019 and 2020 Chevrolet Silverado, AmericanTrucks’ (AT) Sara Riordan produced this episode of AT’s The Haul YouTube series as a video guide for how to choose bed covers for your Chevy Silverado.
Including five popular bed cover styles (soft roll-up, hard tri-fold, hard roll-up, retr
Chevrolet came into 2019 swinging, with their most advanced and powerful Silverado to date that can be found at a Chevy dealership in Oklahoma. Traditionally, Chevrolet has always boasted its ability to deliver vehicles with serious muscle, and their Silverado trucks are no exception. This recent addition to the Silverado family is bigger, lighter, and more powerful than those before it.
Let’s take a good look at the main features and specifications of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, such
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Tuned Silverado Takes on the Drag Strip | The Haul
PAOLI, Pa. (January 9th, 2019) – In this episode of AmericanTrucks’ (AT) “The Haul”, Adam Maqboul installs a trio of bolt-on modifications to his 2016 Silverado LT equipped with 33” all-terrain tires and 6” lift before taking it to the drag strip. While not trying to set any records, the purpose of this video is to see what kind of power and sound his 5.3L V-8 can produce with just a cold-air intake, tune and catback exhaust.
Adam takes yo
2020 Silverado HD will debut this February 2019 and will be the most capable and advanced in the lineup so far. At least, in Chevrolet’s own words. Built in Flint Assembly plant in Flint, Michigan, new family member will showcase sexy exterior design, blended with heavy-duty features. In fact, this will be the only Silverado vehicle to feature exclusive exterior components that aren’t present with previous models. In terms of interior, the vehicle benefits from similar exclusive and unique chang
The new 2019 Silverado 1500 will showcase some new features and systems that were previously unavailable – for the new model year Chevrolet team has geared all light-duty Silverado models with myChevrolet trailering phone app, along with Advanced Trailering System that includes access to system in-vehicle. Neat!
Of course, this is just the tip of the iceberg. There’s also new Trailering Camera Package that works in conjunction with both of these technologies and ensures more comprehensive and
Chevrolet Certified Service Rescue Squad joins thousands of classic car enthusiasts and fans on the Woodward Avenue on Saturday, August 20, in order to offer some assistance to classic cruisers that need reparation: whether they bring stall, overheat or just run out of gas.
Experienced ASE technicians, provided by Buff Whelan, Gordon, Les Stanford, Marty Feldman, John Bowman and Suburban Chevrolet will be grouped along with six 2016 Chevrolet Silverado Rescue Squad Pickup trucks: cool idea fo
Numerous laboratory tests and experiments show that Silverado's roll-formed and high-strength steel bed outperforms all similar body structures in a segment. Or, at least, this is what Chevy team tries to convince us in.
According to Sandor Piszar, brand's truck marketing director, the Silverado has these advantages over other competitors:
Chevrolet has conducted three comparisons to the stamped aluminum bed of 2016 Ford F-150. Also, some of the test included a wedge-shaped striker that ex
Chevrolet Silverado High Desert package has been specifically introduced for those who are looking for more from the Silverado. It is available on LT, LTZ, and High Country trim levels and will arrive in dealers this fall. Actually, the model is based on a concept variant, which was on display at 2014 SEMA Show. Yes, this means that it brings unique content and great capability.
In short, the High Desert pack adds improved exterior styling, new lockable cargo system and Magnetic Ride Control
Chevy revealed the 2016 Silverado Rally Edition at the Texas Motor Speedway. And in order to celebrate the introduction of the latest family member, Chevrolet team will introduce the whole Silverado special edition lineup at Speedway this weekend. Also, brand fans can vote for their favorite special edition team and participate in numerous Chevrolet games. The teams are indeed:
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. with the new Rally Edition, inspired by street-performance trucks, offering monochromatic exteri
Chevy announced that a number of 2016 Silverado models will be geared with eAssist technology. The already-famous mild-hybrid electric system enhances and improves many of Chevy's standard equipment features and also adds new ones: battery cells and some fine-tuned controls for the Volt model.
As we have told you, this compact and lightweight system boosts the overall performance stats with additional 13 hp and 44 lb-ft of torque. For now, there are about 500 Silverado models that will benefi