Chevy Silverado 1500 Performance

By Sunrise Chevrolet | November 6th, 2018

The Chevy Silverado 1500 has ruled the roads of Carol Stream and Bloomingdale for decades, and generations of drivers have remained loyal to this durable and capable truck. But, what can you expect from the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 performance? This perennial favorite shows no signs of slowing down. With up to 420 hp and tons of advanced trailering technologies available, this just might be one of the most impressive Chevy trucks yet! Let’s take a look at the Chevy Silverado 1500 specs.

Chevy Silverado Specs

What do you want out of your next vehicle? No matter your needs, the Chevy Silverado 1500 specs will satisfy with a whopping five different powertrain choices available to explore:

  • 4.3L V6 with Active Fuel Management (285 hp)
  • 2.7L Turbo with Active Fuel Management (310 hp)
  • 5.3L V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management (355 hp)
  • 6.2L V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management (420 hp)
  • 3.0L Duramax Turbo-Diesel (coming soon)

Plus, the 2019 Silverado offers options like a smooth 10-speed automatic transmission and efficiency-boosting Auto Stop/Start technology – depending on the trim. You can even use the Drive Mode Selector to customize your drive of the day with modes like Sport, Tow/Haul, Off-Road, Snow/Ice, and more.

Trailering Options

If you have serious work to do, Chevy trucks won’t let you down. While the Silverado is capable of towing up to 12,200 pounds when properly equipped, you might find some of the optional packages handy when dealing with a hefty load. The Trailer Tire Pressure and Temperature Monitors keep track of your tires to prevent blowouts, while Trailer Theft Alert signals a warning if your trailer becomes unplugged. And visibility features like the Rear Trailer Camera and Hitch Guidance with Hitch View make your job easier than ever before!

Find Out More!

If you’re ready to get behind the wheel and experience the Chevy Silverado 1500 performance for yourself, then Sunrise Chevy in Glendale Heights is happy to help you. Our staff is proud to be experts in Chevy trucks, and we can help you find just the right vehicle for your needs. Still researching? Learn more about the Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity or compare it to the GMC Sierra 1500.