Silverado Hybrid Late in the 2004 model year, Chevrolet launched a Silverado Hybrid pickup. These improvements allow for up to a 6,000 pound front axle weight rating, allowing all 4wd trucks to accommodate a snow plow. The 3500 can be equipped with dual wheels on both sides of the rear axle. Chevrolet's equivalent to the Denali trim level is the High Country Silverado which was introduced in the 2014 model year. On its own, the V8 is rated at 332 horsepower and 367 pound-feet of torque.
Light-duty 2006 models get a fresh front end with a power dome hood. In 2006, the Vortec Max trailering package became available. Additional front suspension enhancements come from new urethane bump stops, two per side. Unlike other hybrid models on the market, the electric motor does not actually propel the vehicle. It features a redesigned exterior, interior, frame, and suspension as well as power increases on certain engines. For its debut, the Silverado 1500 was airlifted via helicopter onto a stage, where it was introduced to a crowd of Chevrolet truck owners and enthusiasts, as well as to the automotive press.
For 2017, it was also available in Hawaii, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. Despite a body style change in 2003 and then again in 2007, the cab styles kept the same names on all 1999-2006 models and functioned in similar fashion. Trucks ordered with bucket seats and center console now feature a wireless charging pad on the console lid. The first production Silverado completed assembly on April 29, 2013. The 2006 Silverado rides well and handles well.
The reveal of the all-new Silverado was not expected until early 2018. The Silverado is also the title sponsor for the Truck Series race at. These include the Regular Cab, the Extended Cab, and the Crew Cab. The new models feature two cab sizes, called the Extended Cab and the Crew Cab, but not a Regular Cab, which was only offered on the older 2004-2012 versions. Chevrolet also added a high-output 310-horsepower, 5.
As of 2008, full-size trucks were no longer sold in United States and Canada with ; they were only offered in Mexico in the Silverado 1500 and Silverado 3500. Chevrolet also added a high-output 310-horsepower, 5. A 14-kilowatt starter-generator permits the Silverado Hybrid to automatically stop and restart its gasoline engine at stoplights or for other temporary halts. Three cargo beds are available: a 69. The truck also can be equipped with weapon supports in the cab, cargo tie down hooks, folding troop seats, pioneer tools, winches, and other military accessories. Silverados use either a four-speed-automatic transmission or five-speed manual. In addition to the Centennial Edition, the remaining Silverado Special Editions were virtually unchanged from the last year model.
Interior Regular-cab pickups contain either a three-place bench or a pair of bucket seats. It was equipped standard with the 6. Here you can find precise information about every single inch of your car including the exact width, length, and height of 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab model of 2007 or any other year. During the 2006 model year, a new Duramax 6. The traditional pickup-truck experience translates to a bouncy ride — especially when the cargo bed is empty. Gasoline-powered models now have a capless fuel fill. Later in 2005, the truck was offered at retail in , , , , , and Canada.
Model Year Engine Power Torque 1500 2019- 4. The 2005 models were upgraded with the larger 14 bolt 9. An all-new, ten-speed will come as standard equipment on gasoline-powered Sierra 1500 models. Engine choices include a 4. There were also more exterior color options available with this package. It is built at Navistar's Springfield, Ohio plant. A full mid-cycle refresh followed with all 2010 models, including new interior door panels which moved the handle forward and added an additional cup holder and a six-speed automatic transmission on regular cab models with the 5.
This truck is also an optional all-wheel drive vehicle and goes 0-60 mph in 6. A new extended-cab short-bed model is available for 2006. It was a 4-wheel steering system that greatly reduced the truck's turning radius and improved lane changing while towing. On January 10, 2014 a recall was issued for 370,000 Silverado and Sierra pickups due to a fire risk. Unsourced material may be challenged and. These trucks were only available in Black Onyx exterior but could be ordered with cloth or leather interior.
Chevrolet announced no changes for 2006. The rear suspension design uses asymmetrical leaf springs that are wider and capable of greater load handling. It's joined by two 60-kilowatt electric motors supplied by a pack under the rear seat. The is standard in all Heavy Duty models. Light-duty 2006 models get a fresh front end with a power dome hood. The mobile app can now be compatible in its infotainment system through the use of CarPlay.
The 2004 models were equipped with the standard 10 bolt 8. Archived from on 10 June 2011. Handling isn't especially ponderous, as the 1500 maneuvers rather well through urban environments. The light-duty trucks use the 1500 name. Offered initially to fleet buyers, each became available to retail customers in 2005.