The 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is sold in regular, extended, and body styles double cabin. Buyers can choose a box of short, normal or long load in WT, LS, LT XFE or LTZ finished levels. Most have exterior chrome trims and wheel options range from 17 to 22 inches in diameter. The 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 can accommodate between 2 and 6 passengers depending on the configuration of the cabin. All versions are equipped with air conditioning, cruise control and tilt steering. Most trims are equipped with cloth seats.
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Optional Features
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 key options include leather, navigation, premium sound, Bluetooth connectivity, power sunroof, climate control, dual-zone entertainment system for rear seat, bigger wheels, and more.
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Engine
The 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is available in 2 or 4 drive (2WD or 4WD). Four different engines are available for the 2013 Chevy Silverado, depending on cab style and selection transmission. The 4.3-liter V-6 engine generates 195 horsepower at 4,600 rpm and 260 lb-ft of torque at 2800 rpm. It is combined with a 4-speed automatic transmission. A 4.8-liter V-8 engine produces 302 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 305 lb-ft of torque at 4600 rpm. It also comes with a 4-speed automatic transmission.
The 5.3–liter V-8 engine generates 315 horsepower 5,200 rpm and 335 lb-ft of torque at 4,400 rpm. The Active Fuel Management, a cylinder deactivation system helps save fuel, and this engine is also compatible with E85. A 6-speed automatic transmission is standard. The most powerful engine is a 6.2-liter V-8 that generates 403 horsepower 5,700 rpm and 417 lb-ft of torque at 4300 rpm. This engine is also E85–compatible and equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Payload capacity ranges from £ 1513 to £ 1937 depending on the cab, bed, and transmission settings. The trailer towing capacity ranges from 8900 pounds to 10,700 pounds (7,000 pounds for the Silverado XFE). Chevrolet has not announced if the 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Hybrid is available for 2013.
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Safety
Standard on the 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are traction and stability control, trailer sway control, Hill-start assist, and 6 airbags. OnStar with Automatic Crash Response is optional, along with a reversing camera and park-assist sensors rear. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the 2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 gets a 4 (out of 5) star overall crash test rating.