2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Technology Highlights
When pickup truck buyers are thinking about which model to buy, performance is usually the first thing to come to mind. The 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 offers up available best-in-class horsepower and towing, but it’s also filled with advanced technology offerings, including a 4G LTE Wi-Fi connection, a wireless smartphone charging station, a Chevy MyLink touchscreen, a Teen Driver mode, and the myChevrolet Mobile App. Find out more, and then come see the new Silverado at Sunrise Chevy in Glendale Heights, IL.
4G LTE Wi-FI Connection
Doing your job is always easier when you have the ability to stay connected on the go. In addition to Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, the Silverado 1500 also comes with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi connection as part of the OnStar telematics system. This features turns your pickup truck into a portable Wi-Fi connection that lets you connect up to seven different devices to the Internet at a time.
Wireless Smartphone Charging
Are you tired of taking cords with you everywhere you go just to charge your phone? The Silverado is the first ever full-size pickup truck that’s offered with a wireless smartphone charging station. Simply place your smartphone on a charging pad in the center armrest and it will charge automatically.
Chevy MyLink Infotainment
Available on a 7-inch or 8-inch touchscreen interface, Chevy MyLink gives you intuitive access to a whole range of advanced technologies. Place and receive calls, access your contact list and music playlists, play satellite radio, and plug in navigation directions all on this easy-to-use interface.
myChevrolet Mobile App
Have you ever dreamt of having the ability to control your pickup truck right from your smartphone? Well, now you can! The 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 is available with the myChevrolet Mobile App. This unique feature allows you to start and stop the engine, lock and unlock the doors, send destinations to the navigation system, and even run vehicle diagnostics tests and set parking reminders.
Teen Driver Mode
Letting your teen get behind the wheel of your vehicle can be a little bit nerve wracking, and you want to make sure that they stay safe. Thanks to a new Teen Driver mode, you’ll now be able to do just that. This feature is able to provide you with an in-vehicle report that shows you how fast your teen drove, how high the audio volume was, and even where they went. It is also able to mute the stereo system until the driver and front passenger’s seats are buckled.
Stay Connected with the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500
When you’re ready for a pickup that will keep you connected on the go, come check out the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500. Stop by and see it near Bloomingdale at Sunrise Chevrolet, located at 414 E. North Ave in Glendale Heights, IL. If you’ve got questions, we’re here to take your calls.