The Chevrolet Silverado is one of the best-selling models of all-time. Already a favorite of many, the new 2014 version includes a number of improvements that make the truck even better. Here’s why you should upgrade and buy it.
21. It will be copied
The 2014 Silverado will be copied by other manufacturers. It’s that good.
20. Buyers have engine choices
There are three engine choices for the 2014 Silverado. The likely favorite is the 5.3-liter V8. All engine choices have direct fuel injection and active fuel management.
19. Free maintenance
You can’t beat free maintenance. All buyers of the 2014 model receive two years or 24,000 miles of scheduled maintenance at no charge.
18. You will love the power
With a few improvements, the new Silverado is even more powerful than its predecessors. The 5.3-liter engine puts out 355 horsepower, 383 lb.-ft. of torque, which will permit the vehicle to tow up to 11,500 pounds with the maximum towing package.
17. Fuel consumption
While a big vehicle, the new Silverado is more fuel efficient than earlier models. The 5.3-liter engine will get 16 miles per gallon in the city and 22 or 23 on the highway depending on two- or four-wheel drive.
16. You will feel safe
The new Silverado is a big vehicle which has received a four-star safety rating. There is a blind spot mirror as well as collision alert technology and front parking sensors.
15. You can’t beat the warranties
All models come with the standard three-year, 36,000-mile warranty. There is also a five-year, 100,000-mile warranty on the powertrain to go along with the two-year free scheduled maintenance.
14. Satellite radio
Upon purchase, you will receive satellite radio for free for the first three months. The OnStar system is also free for the first six months.
13. No worries about pricing
All prices on the new 2014 Silverado will remain the same as 2013. Considering the new designs and features, this makes the new model a great value.
12. Its appearance
The new Silverado is simply a great looking vehicle. It is stylish and still gets the job done. Overall, this new truck is more powerful, has more space, tows more weight, and has more technology than the previous model.