Among all other used trucks that we get to see in the shades and showrooms of used Chevrolet truck dealer, the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado gets sold almost as soon as it enters the dealership stock. If that makes you curious, here are the reasons, why it is considered so much useful for this large number of buyers.
How it Looks
The list of upgrades in the Chevrolet Silverado for the year 2016 starts with the exterior that gets slightly refreshed with a trim-specific grille, an improved hood and LED accent lighting. The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado caught the attention of many with its excellent front-end styling, the new bold grille design and the bright LED lighting.
The interior on the Work Truck of Chevy Silverado is blessed with a 7-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration. The 8-inch screen is reserved for the upper trim levels. These additional features add more value to the already capable truck that is popular for delivering enjoyable rides as a light-duty full-size pickup truck. The seats make the rides not only comfortable, but luxurious too while the noise isolation feature keeps the cabin quiet and composed even while accelerating.
Performance and Fuel Economy
in combination with an eight-speed automatic transmission is now available with the 5.3-liter V8 on upper trim levels makes 355 hp and 383 lb.-ft of torque. The EPA says Silverado when runs on the 5.3-liter V8 engine with the six-speed will achieve a 19 mpg in a combined trip, 16 mpg in the city and 23 mpg in the highway.
Depending on the cab you choose and the bed configuration it has, the maximum towing capacity with the V6 engine counts 7,600 pounds. The 5.3-liter V8 and Max Trailering package on the other hand makes the Silverado tow up to 11,100 pounds, and the capacity increases by the 6.2-liter V8 package to 12,000 pounds. Maximum payload for the V6 package is rated at 1,960 pounds when properly equipped, while the 5.3 liters V8 package can carry up to 2,260 pounds, and the 6.2-liter surprisingly lesser with only 2,140 pounds.
The Standard safety features on the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado includes traction and stability control, antilock disc brakes, front and rear parking sensors, a full set of airbags, rearview camera, and an Enhanced Driver Alert package with an excellent suite of driver aids that adds to the truck a lane departure warning with intervention system, Safety Alert seat that buzzes the driver seat and a forward collision warning system.
How Useful Would be the 2016 Silverado
When I searched for the best used Chevrolet trucks near me, the name appeared at the top of the list was the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado. Reaching the dealership I came to know that the full-size 2016 Chevrolet Silverado truck has undoubtedly caught the attention of a large section of truck buyers as soon as it got launched. Thousands of Silverado get sold every year, as its utility value can range from carrying out simple business tasks to running like workhorse to a luxury-based transportation company while some may find it as the perfect vehicle reaching kids to school every day.