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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Overview

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Dashing, brave, useful, strong, hardy exterior with an upscale interior… What more could you ask for in an American-made truck? If you value the sturdy, trustworthy qualities of the 2500HD model, but crave a more robust ride that makes the heaviest of hauls a breeze, then the 3500HD should suit. With individualized options both inside and out, Chevrolet has a version of the 3500HD for you.


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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

What’s New for the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD?

Similar to the upgrades on the Silverado 2500HD, the new Silverado 3500HD includes a few new cosmetic tweaks for the 2018 model year. Like the 2500HD version, it comes in two new exterior colors: Cajun Red Tintcoat and Havana Metallic. Updated audio systems allow for clearer sound and a more expansive listening range for all passengers. Updated grille designs manifest on the Z71 package as well as the High country trim level. Lastly, the Z71 and 4×4 options boast a new box side decals.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Exterior

Personalize the new Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD to suit your needs. This beast is available in either 2WD or 4WD, and comes in four trim levels: WT, LT, LTZ, and High Country.

Chevy also lets you further customize your truck based on cabin and truck bed size preference. For instance, WT and LT trims are available in Regular Cab, Double Cab, and Crew Cab body styles. The LTZ trim is available in Double Cab and Crew Cab body styles; and the High Country trim is available as Crew Cab models only.

Regular Cab and Double Cab models are available with Long Box only; Crew Cab models are available with either Standard Box or Long Box. All Long Box models are available in Single Rear or Dual Rear Wheel configurations.

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD WT

  • Front chrome bumper; Rear chrome bumper; CornerStep rear bumper; Solar-absorbing glass; Halogen projector-beam headlamps; Daytime running lamps; Cab-mounted cargo-area lamps; Manual trailer mirrors; 18-inch LT265/70R18E all-season, blackwall tires; 18-inch painted steel wheels; Tire carrier lock; Locking tailgate

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT
-Adds to or replaces features on the WT-

  • Deep-tinted glass; Black, outside, power-adjustable, manual-folding vertical trailering mirrors with Amber running lamps; 18-inch chromed aluminum wheels; EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate; Floor carpeting

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LTZ
-Adds to or replaces features on the LT-

  • Rear-sliding power window with defogger, Fog lamps

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD High Country
-Adds to or replaces features on the LTZ-

  • 6-inch chromed tubular assist steps, Spray-on bed liner

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Performance

There are two engine options to choose from on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD. The 6-liter V8 comes standard, although a 6.6-liter Turbo Diesel V8 is also available. Both powertrains employ a six-speed automatic transmission.

The 6-liter version which outputs 360 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque, to suit moderate hauling tasks. For more might, you can’t go wrong with the stamina of the 6.6-liter Turbo Diesel V8 version, which dishes out 445 horsepower and an impressive 910 lb-ft of torque.

The new 3500HD outshines the 2500HD in terms of towing prowess, making it perfect to tackle your heaviest jobs. Although the 6-liter V8 engine has just a 14,600-pound towing capacity, the 6.6-liter Turbo-Diesel V8 version stuns with a 23,300-pound rating.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Efficiency

Although Chevy has yet to reveal the EPA-estimated mileage rating for the 2018 Silverado 3500HD, the vehicle does have a 36-gallon fuel tank capacity.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Interior

Take one glimpse inside the new Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and you’ll find many of the same features and perks as the 2500HD. But with such a great model, who’s complaining at the lack of interior novelties? Fans of the brand can continue to enjoy contemporary delights such as the Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with an 8-inch diagonal color touch-screen. Opt for the additional navigation function, for added convenience. With options for leather upholstery and heated front seats, you might just mistake this heavy-duty joy ride for a luxury vehicle in disguise.

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Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD WT

  • Interior: Air conditioning, Front 40/20/40 split-bench seat, Manual tilt steering column, Power door locks, Rubberized-vinyl floor covering
  • Radio and Technology: Six-speaker audio system, Bluetooth® compatibility

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LT
-Adds to or replaces features on the WT-

  • Interior: Illuminated visor vanity mirrors, Auto-dimming rearview mirror, Front 40/20/40 split-bench seat with under seat storage, Cloth seat trim, Leather-wrapped steering wheel with cruise and audio controls
  • Radio and Technology: Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch diagonal color screen, Remote keyless entry, OnStar® Guidance Plan Limited Service Trial

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD LTZ
-Adds to or replaces features on the LT-

  • Interior: Dual-zone automatic climate control, Front 40/20/40 leather-appointed split-bench seat, Heated driver and front passenger seats, Leather-appointed front seat trim, Tilt and telescopic steering column
  • Radio and Technology: Remote start, Universal Home Remote, Theft-deterrent unauthorized entry system

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD High Country
-Adds to or replaces features on the LTZ-

  • Interior: Leather-appointed front bucket seats, Heated steering wheel, Power-adjustable pedals
  • Radio and Technology: Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch diagonal color touch with Navigation, Bose® sound system, Driver Alert Package (includes Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Safety Alert Seat, and Front and Rear Park Assist)

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Safety

Feel as safe as possible in the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD due to the latest technology features. No matter which trim level you pick, a rear vision camera will extend your line of vision to minimize blind spots.  Enhance your protection by selecting the Driver Alert Package available on only the High Country trim, which incorporates driver assist functions such as Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Safety Alert Seat, and Front and Rear Park Assist.

Standard Safety Features on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

  • Frontal passenger-side air bag deactivation switch
  • StabiliTrak, stability control system with Proactive Roll Avoidance and traction control
  • 4-wheel antilock disc brakes with Duralife® brake rotors
  • Daytime running lamps
  • Rear vision camera
  • Teen Driver

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