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GM Truck News 2013

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IT MEANS BUSINESS. W ith the all-new and re-engineered 2014 Chevrolet Silverado, feets will fnd a full-size pickup that hits the mark on functionality, comfort and refned technologies. SNAPSHOT Engine Choices: Silverado 1500 will offer three all-new EcoTec3 engines — a 4.3L V-6 SAE-certifed at 285 horsepower and 305 lb.-ft. of torque, a 5.3L V-8 certifed at 355 horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. of torque, and a new 6.2L V-8 with an estimated 420 horsepower and 450 lb.-ft. of torque Transmission: Six-speed, automatic transmission Fuel Economy: 5.3L brings a best-in-class V-8 fuel economy of 16 city/23 hwy1 mpg for 2WD and 16 city/22 hwy1 mpg for 4WD Towing: The 4.3L V-6 models have tow ratings of up to 7,200 lbs2, while the 5.3L V-8 models equipped with the max towing package have tow ratings of up to 11,500 lbs2 FOR COMFORT • Upright instrument panel with a six-gauge instrument cluster and 3.5-inch or 4.2-inch display — depending on model choice • Standard 12-volt power outlet, SD card slot and multiple USB ports3, and available 110-volt conventional power outlet • More legroom and more durable seat covers • Available Chevrolet MyLink4 can connect up to 10 devices • Front-hinged rear doors on double cab models FOR HAULING • Three truck bed choices: 5 ft. 8 inches, 6 ft. 6 inches, and an 8 ft. box • Hand-grips and an all-new rear bumper CornerStep for easy truck bed entry and exit • Optional Easy-Lift tailgate uses an integrated torsion bar and damper, making it easy to open and close • Locking tailgate and two-tier loading are standard • Available upper tie-down hooks and LED lamps under bed rails FOR SAFETY • Standard safety features include Stabilitrak electronic stability control with Trailer Sway Control and Hill Start Assist, and head curtain side airbags5 • Available Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Safety Alert Seat, and Front and Rear Park Assist • Optional rearview camera system • OnStar6 with Safety and Security is available FOR HANDLING • All-electric variable-assist power steering system, which eliminates hydraulic power steering maintenance • Standard four-wheel disc brakes with Duralife rotors • Available Auto Grade Braking, which slows the vehicle on a downgrade hill 1 Based on EPA hwy estimates and fuel tank capacity. Your range may be less. 2 Maximum Trailer Weight ratings are calculated assuming a base vehicle, except for options necessary to achieve the rating, plus driver. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the maximum trailer weight your vehicle can tow. See Order Guide for additional information. 3 Not compatible with all devices. 4 MyLink functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices. 5 Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See Owner's Manual for more information. 6 Visit for coverage map, system limitations and details. Services vary by model and conditions. See the Owner's Manual for more information.

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