Lexington Chevy Shoppers Year End Review Of The 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is one of the best-selling pickups in America. Chevrolet knows that Lexington Chevrolet shoppers don’t want to see the Silverado 1500 head in radical styling directions. That’s why the designers at Chevy made style changes for 2019 that keeps the Silverado 1500 in line with the way buyers expect this classic full-size truck to look. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado is the same model that the faithful know and love, only better.
According to Chevrolet dealers near Lexington, changes for 2019 include a great selection of V8 engines that deliver lots of power for towing and hauling, as well as providing quick acceleration. There’s lot of power, yet the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 still handles like a much smaller vehicle.
Exterior changes include a bolder grille and small changes to the body panels. Inside, buyers will benefit from the new engine and transmission choices. There are new technology features, as well as several new options to choose from. The 8-inch touchscreen benefits from new graphics, and the gauges and controls have been intelligently arranged.
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Bigger Doesn't Mean Heavier
While the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is now bigger than last year’s model, you may be surprised to learn that it’s lighter. Chevrolet’s engineers used aluminum and high-strength steel to make the Silverado 1500 450 pounds lighter than the previous model. The driver and passengers will appreciate the spacious interior that features three more inches of legroom in the back seats.
Great Press and Choices In Style
If you’re looking for a pickup that offers multiple configurations, you’ll love the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. It can be ordered as a spartan work truck, a tough towing machine, a rugged off-roader or a daily driver.
The Detroit Free Press wrote: “Remarkably quiet and easy to drive, the all-new 2019 Chevy Silverado makes a strong bid for the title of America's best pickup as it arrives in dealerships this month.”
The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is available in three cab configurations, three cargo box sizes, and eight trim levels, listed as Work Truck (WT), Custom, Custom Trail Boss, LT, RST, LT Trail Boss, LTZ and High Country.
There are five engines on offer:
- A 4.3-liter V6 that makes 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque, teamed to a six-speed automatic transmission
- A 2.7-liter four-cylinder that develops 310 hp and 348 lb.-ft. of torque, mated to an eight-speed automatic
- A 5.3-liter V8 with Active Fuel Management that puts out 355 hp and 383 lb-ft, paired to the six-speed automatic
- A 5.3-liter V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management (DFM) that achieves 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque, connected to an eight-speed automatic
- A 6.2-liter V8 with DFM generates 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, matched with a 10-speed automatic