STYLE AND APPEARANCE
Building legacy doesn't just happen overnight, it takes years of crafting the perfect vehicle, with the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado, legacy isn't just built, it defines. Being awarded the Highest Ranking Large Light Duty Pickup in Initial Quality two years in a row by J.D. Power1 wasn't just an honor, it was a give-in.
Between the muscular front-end design and a sculpted hood for a wide stance; each Silverado knows how to show off its strength and capability the only way trucks should. You'll enjoy the road in more peace and quiet than ever with the triple-seal inlaid doors and aerodynamic windshield along with dual-resilient foam seats that offer more comfort.
Whether you're on a construction site for a job, towing a camper or boat for an incredible weekend, or just going from A to B, the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado gives you better technology to keep you company on those winding roads. Don't just set up cruise control and let the road take you on blindly, with the available Chevrolet MyLink2 display, you'll be able to see where you're going, know who you're talking to and enable all safety features, all hands free. Plus, never worry about running out of battery power on your smartphone or tablet with charging ports and 110V power outlets to keep you going.
Never again sacrifice speed for acceleration. Now, with the Silverado's 8-speed transmission3, get both and take your ride to new extremes. Save more fuel and ride longer with our line up of EcoTec3 engines. Enjoy the fuel-saving technologies of the Active Fuel Management, Direct Injection and Continuously Variable Valve Timing4.
TOWING AND STRENGTH
The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado doesn't just boost towing ability unlike any other truck, but also the strength to match its power. Using the Integrated brake controller on tow/haul mode, the Max Trailering Package5 gives you up to 12,500 pounds of towing capability, the highest amount in it's class. You'll never have an issue towing with the available Hill Start Assist, Auto Grade Braking, Available Rear Vision Camera and 4-wheel disc brakes that come with DuralifeTM Rotors.
Carry more and work harder with the 5'8", 6'6", 8" box lengths that can handle up to 2,250 pounds of payload6. With 4 standard lower tie-downs, EZ lift and lower tailgate, CornerStep rear bumper with pocket and grips and under-the-rail LED lamps, you'll be able to load more into this roll-formed steel pickup box that's built with more strength, a lighter frame and is more durable than steel-stamped beds. Don't take our word for it. Check out the hydroformed, boxed steel frame that offers nine cross members for lateral support.
The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado isn't just stronger and more stylish with better mileage, it's built safer with you in mind. With advanced safety features like Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking, Lane Keep Assist, Forward Collision Alert, Safety Alert Driver Seat and Front and Rear Park Assist, this vehicle keeps you on the road and safer than ever.
In the event of a collision, the Silverado comes with 6 standard airbags7 and a high-strength steel safety cage along with OnStar® Automatic Crash Response8, so if anything does happen, you're protected inside and we'll call out to bring help on the way.
1 The Chevrolet Silverado LD received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among large light duty pickups in the J.D. Power 2015-2016 Initial Quality Studies. 2016 study based on 80,157 total responses, evaluating 245 models, and measures the opinions of new 2016 vehicle owners after 90 days of ownership, surveyed in February-May 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com. 2 MyLink functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices. 3 EPA estimated 18 MPG city/24 highway with 4.3L V6 engine (2WD), 16 MPG city/23 highway with available 5.3L V8 engine and 6-speed automatic transmission (2WD), 16 MPG city/22 highway with available 5.3L V8 engine and 8-speed automatic transmission (2WD), and 15 MPG city/21 highway with available 6.2L V8 engine (2WD). 4 Standard on the Silverado High Country and Crew Cab LTZ Z71 models and available on LTZ models with either the 6.2L V8 engine or Max Trailering Package. 5 Silverado 1500 LTZ 2WD Double Cab Standard Box or Crew Cab Short Box with the available 6.2L V8 engine and Max Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner's Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow. Class is half-ton full-size pickups. 6 Requires 1500 4-door Double Cab with available 5.3L V8 engine and Max Trailering Package. These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the Vehicle Loading section of the Owner's Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver door jamb. 7 Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information. 8 Visit onstar.com for coverage map, details and system limitations. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. Not all vehicles may transmit all crash data.