2018 Chevrolet Silverado For Sale Near Spokane Valley
It’s difficult to remember a time when the Chevrolet Silverado hasn’t been one of America’s most popular trucks. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has customers of the Spokane Valley Chevrolet dealer and pundits agreeing that this full-size pickup will remain a best-seller this year as well. The Silverado 1500 forges ahead with poised handling and aggressive styling that is sure to turn heads wherever it goes.
The Silverado 1500 is as versatile as it is powerful. You can order it in a configuration to serve any purpose: a tough work truck that can handle any job, a powerful towing vehicle, an off-road crawler or a comfortable daily driver. If you’re looking for a truck that can truly do it all, you should take a look at the Silverado 1500 at a dealer like Spokane Valley Chevrolet.
For 2018, the Silverado 1500 is equipped with a rearview camera and a 7-inch touchscreen that includes Apple CarPlay/Android Auto capability. The LT and LTZ trims can get the optional eAssist package, which was formerly only available in California. The eAssist package features a stop-start system that increases fuel efficiency in city driving.
The Car Connection applauded the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, writing: “The suave 2018 Chevrolet Silverado does nearly all things well ... [It] wears its pickup personality on its sleeve; a big, brash-looking truck that’s available in a configuration for nearly every need. It’s a work truck when it needs to be and a refined, quiet mile-eater at other times.”
The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado comes in three cab styles, equipped with two- or four-wheel drive. There’s a regular cab, which is offered in Work Truck (WT), LS and LT trim levels. The extended (Double) cab has four doors and is available in WT, LS, Custom, LT and LTZ trims. The Crew cab comes in all the trims mentioned, plus the High Country trim. The LT and LTZ models with four-wheel drive can get the optional Z71 package, which transforms the Silverado 1500 into a fully capable off-road machine.
There’s a choice of three engines. The base engine is a 4.3-liter EcoTec3 V6 that develops 285 horsepower and 305 lb.-ft. of torque, mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. This engine has a maximum tow rating of 7,600 pounds. There’s also a 5.3-liter V8 engine that puts out a robust 355 hp and 383 lb.-ft. of torque. This V8 in the LTZ trim gets an eight-speed automatic gearbox, while the other trims get the six-speed automatic. This engine can tow up to 11,100 pounds. At the top of the lineup us a 6.2-liter V8 that blasts an amazing 420 horsepower and 460 lb.-ft., matched to the eight-speed automatic. The tow rating is an impressive 12,500 pounds.
Safety is an important consideration when you’re buying a truck. The 2018 Silverado 1500 keeps the driver and passenger safe, scoring the highest rating of five stars overall in crash tests conducted by the NHTSA. Safety equipment that comes standard on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 includes the Teen Driver system, which lets owners keep younger drivers safe by limiting the pickup’s top speed and the volume of the audio system. There are a number of optional driver-assist features available, including front and rear parking sensors, forward collision warning, lane keep assist, automatic forward braking and a safety alert seat.