The multiple trim levels should allow you to fine-tune your choice based on the equipment level you want, but the Silverado can also be optioned in several ways. And for those with a thirst for power and towing capacity the 6. With the widest track in the segment, the Silverado is substantial but it eschews the bulbous but juvenile muscularity of some of its competitors. Hi,Tony Vavala,The Round spacer part for rims have two different kinds,The one that goes between rims and fix disk is offset spacers which increase the wheel offset. The seats themselves have good thigh support and soft cushioning. The StabiliTrak electronic stability control system is standard on crew cab models and available on select extended cab models. Efforts were also made to limit the typically big gaps between tires and fenders in order to give the truck a more refined appearance without sacrificing utility.
Designers also took special pains to integrate the pickup box while at the same time making it taller. They touch the larger front caliper though. Aha, you say-another topline long-termer with every option box checked, eh? Since the 2007 Silverado is all-new, it is in demand and selling very close to suggested price. The show truck explored what a high-performance Silverado street truck would entail and featured various upgrades over a standard Silverado, including a supercharged 5. Send Mike an Hide full review.
Additional Chevrolet Performance parts include a performance exhaust system and a performance brake kit. The update brings more refinement to both light-duty and heavy-duty models, which is especially good news for buyers who need the capability offered by a heavy-duty truck but will also use it as a daily driver. Knowing it would be the same story for our 2007 Silverado, it was outfitted for labor and versatility-and power and comfort. The General Motors pickups outsell the Ford handily and also outsell all the import-label pickup trucks combined. Meanwhile, the Silverado offers segment-leading fuel economy thanks to the new line of Active Fuel Management-equipped V8 engines.
I would recomend this truck for work or for family transportation. Heavy Chevy — Oil changes new battery and tires is all that ive put into it since i bought in 07 The new chrome grille looks great added a new tow package to it and put a factory stereo in that has a aux port. But rather than just hop…. Our lengthy test drive took us over rough, washboard gravel roads, yet the Silverado's cabin remained quiet and composed. I would recommend this truck to anybody! The oversized door pulls and large column shifter, meanwhile, should be ideal for gloved hands. I have a two part scenario.
It can be easily folded up with one hand to provide an uninterrupted load floor. Thanks for your assistance, Chance. One area that everyone will agree on is the back-seat area in the crew cab models, which offers significantly improved room and comfort. Truck Trend editor Mark Williams, armed with an invitation to drive the all-new Toyota Highlander in Phoenix, commandeered the Silverado for the trek to the Grand Canyon State. I bought it new and have been the only driver. Both instrument panels are mounted lower and farther forward for an increased feeling of spaciousness and visibility.
Units Affected 1921 Lots can change over nine model years in the automotive industry, but for the Chevrolet Silverado, this is the stretch of time between loading Motor Trend's golden calipers into its bed. For those who'd like to tow their houses behind their trucks a 6. The truck feels stable when driving on the hi. It offers significantly more power and torque pulling force with very little penalty in fuel economy. Primary Use: Family transportation I Love My Truck — This was my first pickup but certainly not my last.
The bin can accommodate a laptop computer and features a 12-volt power outlet. Power delivery with each V8 engine we tested was more than ample, and we were impressed with the smooth delivery of power through the electronically-controlled Hydra-Matic automatic transmission. Very reliable and sturdy vehicles. For your condition,What is your current wheel offset? Our 2007 Silverado may have… It happens every year: Once our Truck of the Year winner joins the Motor Trend long-term fleet, it becomes the hardest-working vehicle we have. The truck is also substantially lower than a typical production model and is fitted with custom wheels wrapped in 22-inch performance tires.
The available leather front bucket seats are separated by a large center console with lots of space for storing odds and ends. Great handling, turn radius is great. As the segment sales leader, the Silverado offers very good resale value, higher than the projected residual values for the Dodge Ram, Ford F150 and Nissan Titan and similar to that of the Toyota Tundra. A trailer-brake controller for use with trailers that have electrically controlled brakes is optional. Hopefully someone can help me. Whether the model in question would be oriented towards off-road or street performance remains to be seen.
Standard wheels are 17 inches in diameter, while 18- and 20-inch wheels are also available. Even the exhaust pipe on our diesel-engine test truck was huge — it looks like Chevy stole it from a high-school brass band. Wife wants me to have a quad cab for when we start having kids. We advise that you check the Kelley Blue Book Fair Purchase Price to see the typical price consumers are paying now. This truck handles and tows great! I average back and forth to work 17-18 mpg city.
Both the crew- and extended-cab backseats feature an elegantly simple folding mechanism that gives you more space for carrying luggage or other valuable cargo in the safety of the cab. I was looking at the open country toyo tires. I really prefer 16s and want this to work. Awesome Silverado — This is the truck i have always wanted and now ive finally gotten it and it met all expectations! From your charts everything matches but the offset. Primary Use: Utility towing boats, transporting cargo, etc. Highlights include narrow gaps between body panels, enabled by the new version's significantly stiffer frame that limits body flex. Each is rated to 500 pounds.