2014 Chevrolet Silverado

U.S. state of Texas is regarded as the most popular location for pickups in the United States. This is especially true of the three cities in this country (Dallas, San Antonio and Fort Worth), which are annually sells more pickups than most U.S. states. When you know this, surely no one will be surprised that Ford chose precisely this location as the perfect place to present the next generation model Silverado and that this popular pickup is available in the Texas Edition luxury trim package.

2014 chevrolet silverado interior

Silverado can be considered one of the last original American pickups. No, he does not have a twin-turbo V6 engine as the Ford F-150 or eight-speed automatic transmission and a quality interior Ram 1500, 2014 Chevrolet Silverado but still has all the praises with which it can dominate the class. The new Silverado is still new to the extent that Chevrolet would like to think customers. Most of the line is retained from the previous generation with a few blocky added that made 1988-1999 Chevrolet C / K.

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado trim level

The customer still can choose between three different sizes of cabins and trailers, rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive, three petrol engines and a nice selection of standard and optional equipment. The offer will once again find a luxury LTZ ​​trim package, but it no longer represents the most comprehensive suite of equipment. This role was assumed by High Country model to compete against the Ford F-150 King Ranch and Ram 1500 Longhorn. Chevrolet says that about 30% of all customers pay their pickup truck over $ 40,000 and that the High Country fill out this position.

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado engine

The engine range of 2014 Chevrolet Silverado starts with a 4.3L V6 engine producing 285 hp and 413 Nm of torque. Although the engine behind the competition in power, Ford says its high torque over low rpm ideal for those who use the Silverado for the job. Chevrolet is very proud of the new 5.3L V8 engine that develops 355 hp and 519 Nm of torque, thanks to a system that shuts down half the cylinders under regular driving combined fuel consumption is 11.5 liters per 100 kilometers. In the near future it is expected and the 6.2L V8 engine with over 400 hp, but more about him at the moment. All models offer a six-speed automatic transmission, which is the only option. Finally we mention the interior, which has long been the greatest affliction vehicles from General Motors.

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2014 Chevrolet Silverado price

Although still can not compete with Ford and Ram, 2014 Silverado now provides pleasing interior with quality materials. The starting price of $ 23.590 (about 17,800 euros) is not significantly changed, despite all the improvements, and for the first year Ford will offer customers to offer free maintenance.