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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Overview

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As an all-American Chevy, the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is built to perform. With three engine options, seven trims, three cab lengths, and three box lengths, you can truly make this pickup your own.


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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

What’s New for the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500?

The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a classic pickup from an all-American brand, but there are a few new additions to the 2018 model. The custom model is now available in a crew cab, making it even easier to get the Silverado you’ve always wanted. For added technology and safety, a rear view camera now comes standard across all trim levels. Plus, drivers can enjoy a standard 7-inch MyLink radio system on the WT.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Exterior

The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is known for its available exterior customization. On top of its seven trims, drivers can customize the shape and size of their pickup. Drivers have the option between three cab lengths (Regular, Double, and Crew) as well as three box lengths (Short, Standard, and Long). You can equip your Silverado to your personal or professional needs.

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Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 WT

  • Locking tailgate, Solar absorbing glass, 17-inch x 8-inch painted steel wheels, Chrome grille surround, Available Trailering Package, Available deep-tinted rear glass, Available 17-inch full-size spare steel wheel, 17-inch aluminum full-size spare wheel, Black rear bumper, Cab-mounted cargo area lamps, Available manual-extending trailer mirrors, Available LED cargo box lighting, Available Chrome Essentials Package, Available spray-on bedliner, Recovery hooks, Daytime running lamps, CornerStep rear bumper, Outside manual-adjustable black mirrors, Available chrome front bumper, Available Chrome Bumper Package, Available moveable upper cargo tie-downs, Black front bumper, Available chrome rear bumper, 17-inch P255/70R17 all-season blackwall tires, Available black outside power-adjustable manual-folding vertical trailering mirrors with Amber running lamps

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LS
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  • Chrome front bumper, Deep-tinted rear glass, Outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, Chrome rear bumper, 17-inch x 8-inch stainless-steel clad wheels

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT
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  • Available fog lamps, Body-color mirror caps, 17-inch x 8-inch bright machined aluminum wheels, EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Z71
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  • Fog lamps, Z71® Off-Road Package, 18-inch x 8.5-inch bright-machined aluminum wheels, Trailering Package, 18-inch P265/65R18 all-terrain blackwall tires

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ
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  • Chrome mirror caps, Rear wheelhouse liners, Available Texas Edition, 170inch full-size spare steel wheel, Available Max Trailering Package, Chrome front bumper, 18-inch x 8.5-inch bright-machined aluminum wheels, Chrome rear bumper, 18-inch P265/65R18 all-season blackwall tires, Available Sport Package

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71
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  • Z71® Off-Road Package, 18-inch x 8.5-inch bright-machined aluminum wheels, 18-inch P265/65R18 all-terrain blackwall tires, Spray-on bedliner

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country
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  • 17-inch aluminum full-size spare wheel, Available 22-inch six-spoke split chrome wheels, Available 17-inch full-size spare steel wheel, Moveable upper cargo tie-downs

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Performance

There are three available engines on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Standard on the base trim is a 4.3-liter EcoTech3 V6 engine. This engine earns 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. The next engine up is a 5.3-liter EcoTech3 V8 engine, earning 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. Both the 4.3-liter and the 5.3-liter engines are paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. The top engine level is a 6.2-liter EcoTech3 V8 engine, paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission. This engine boasts 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Efficiency

The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500’s three engine levels provide drivers with three different fuel efficiency levels to choose from. At the base level, with the 4.3-liter V6 engine, drivers can expect 17/22 MPG City/Highway.* In the middle, the 5.3-liter V8 engine earns an estimated 16/22 MPG City/Highway.* If you’d like to opt for the most powerful engine, the 6.2-liter V8 engine, you can expect an estimated 15/20 MPG City/Highway.*

*Fuel economy estimates. Actual mileage may vary.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Interior

While the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 may be built for performance on the outside, this classic pickup doesn’t sacrifice comfort and technology on the inside. Inside the cabin, drivers can enjoy advanced technology features like a Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with an 8-inch diagonal color touch-screen display with built-in navigation and a Bose® sound system.

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Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 WT

  • Interior: Air conditioning, Rubberized vinyl floor covering, Manual tilt steering column, Front 40/20/40 split-bench seat, Available rear-window defogger, Cruise Control, Available inside rearview auto-dimming mirror, Available floor carpeting, Available power windows, WT/LT Convenience Package, Power door locks, Available all-weather floor mats
  • Radio and Technology: Six-speaker audio system, Bluetooth®, Available SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, Available remote keyless entry, 3.5-inch diagonal monochromatic Driver Information Center, Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 7-inch diagonal color touch-screen, Rear Vision Camera

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LS
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  • Interior: Power windows
  • Radio and Technology: Remote keyless entry

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT
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  • Interior: Illuminated visor vanity mirrors, Available tilt and telescopic steering column, WT/LT Convenience Package, Steering wheel audio controls, Floor carpeting, Available theft-deterrent unauthorized entry system, Available driver 10-way power-adjustable seat with power lumbar, Leather-wrapped steering wheel with cruise and audio controls, Front 40/20/40 split-bench seat with under seat storage, Available rubberized vinyl floor covering
  • Radio and Technology: Available remote start, Available Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch diagonal color touch-screen with Navigation, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, 4.2-inch diagonal multi-color Driver Information Center, Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch Diagonal Color touch-screen

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Z71
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  • Interior: WT/LT Convenience Package

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ
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  • Interior: Rear 60/40 split-folding bench seat, LTZ Plus Package, Available console insert organizer tray, Available front floor console, Available under seat storage, Tilt and telescopic steering column, Available power-adjustable pedals, Available front leather-appointed bucket seats, Available heated steering wheel, Available Active Noise Cancellation, Dual-zone automatic climate control, Inside rearview auto-dimming mirror, Driver and front passenger heated seats, Theft-deterrent unauthorized entry system, Front leather-appointed and heated 40/20/40 split-bench seats, Rear-window defogger, Texas Edition, Rear sliding power window with rear defogger
  • Radio and Technology: Available Bose® sound system, Remote start, Universal Home Remote, Driver Personalization Memory for seat and mirrors

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71

  • Interior and radio and technology features the same as the LTZ

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country
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  • Interior: Front leather-appointed bucket seats, Power-adjustable pedals, Front and rear carpeted floor mats, Heated steering wheel, Front floor console
  • Radio and Technology: Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch Diagonal Color touch-screen with Navigation, Available Rear Seat Entertainment System with Blu-Ray/DVD Player, Bose® sound system

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Safety

Equipped with top-of-the-line safety features, the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 works hard to help keep you safe behind the wheel. The 2018 model comes with a rear vision camera standard across all trim levels. Teen Driver allows parents to monitor and regulate their teen’s driving habits, even when they’re not with them, setting speed restrictions, volume adjustments, and more.

Standard Safety Features on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

  • Six air bags
  • Daytime running lamps
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • Teen Driver
  • StabiliTrak® electronic stability control system

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