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2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Truck - Overview

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$20,850 – $41,775 MSRP

$20,016 – $38,851 Invoice

13 / 18 MPG City/Hwy

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Overview

For 2010, the Silverado 1500's range of 4.8-, 5.3- and 6.2-liter V-8 engines offer flex-fuel capability, while the 4.8- and 5.3-liter engines now feature variable valve timing. A 6-speed automatic transmission is added to regular and extended cab models fitted with the 5.3-liter V-8 (previously it was offered only on crew cab models), and all 5.3-liter-equipped models feature a standard 3.08 axle ratio for enhanced fuel economy. Additional changes for 2010 include standard side curtain air bags and seat-mounted side air bags for all models, a USB port included on all but base radios, expanded availability of the rear-view camera system, and two new exterior colors.

  • Flex-fuel capability on 4.8-, 5.3- and 6.2-liter V-8 engines
  • Variable valve timing on 4.8- and 5.3-liter engines
  • 3.08 axle ratio and fuel-saver mode standard with 5.3-liter V-8 engine
  • Six-speed automatic transmission on regular and extended cab models with 5.3-liter V-8 engine
  • Electronic stability control system now standard on all Silverado 1500 models
  • Side curtain air bags and seat-mounted side air bags standard on all Silverado 1500 models
  • USB connectivity on all radios (except base), enabling stored audio files to play through the audio system and battery charging for some handheld devices
  • Revised interior door trim
  • Rearview camera offering is expanded across more models
  • Two new exterior colors: Taupe Gray Metallic and Sheer Silver Metallic

The Chevrolet Silverado line has been available since 1975, and in various configurations, its models span a broad spectrum of size and capacity. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500HD is a full-size light-duty pickup. Functionally, it's similar to the GMC Sierra 1500, but has some unique styling and interior features. The Silverado 1500 offers a choice of four engines-one V6 and three V8s-and its most powerful model, properly equipped, can tow more than five tons

For 2010, the Silverado 1500 is offered in standard cab, extended cab, and crew cab styles. The standard cab is available with a 78-inch or a 98-inch bed. The extended cab receives either a 68-inch or a 98-inch bed, and the crew cab has a 68-inch bed. Various trim levels are available depending on the cab style, with the top-of-the-line LTZ trim available only with extended and crew cabs. The LTZ trim features dual-zone automatic climate control, rain-sensing wipers, leather upholstery, heated power bucket seats in front, Bluetooth connectivity, and more

Several towing packages are also available, as are 18- and 20-inch wheels, premium audio, navigation system, rearview camera, and rear-seat entertainment, and many other options. An optional EZ Lift tailgate facilitates loading and unloading

Four engines are available. Standard on basic models is a 195-hp 4.3 liter V6 engine, with a 295-hp, 4.8-liter V8 standard with the LS trim and available on other models. A 5.3-liter 315-hp V8 is offered as an upgrade to the LS, and as standard on the LTZ and some LT models. Finally, select models can be equipped with a 403-hp 6.2-liter V8 engine. All V8 engines can run on E85 or gasoline. A four-speed automatic transmission is standard on the lower trim levels, and the higher trim levels receive a six-speed automatic

The 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 starting MSRP ranges from $20,850 to $41,775.

Available Trims for the 2010 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Truck

  Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Work Truck 4 speed automatic $20,850 195-hp / 4.3L 6-cyl 15/20
LT 4 speed automatic $26,810 302-hp / 4.8L 8-cyl 14/19
LS 4 speed automatic $28,140 302-hp / 4.8L 8-cyl 14/19
Xtra Fuel Economy 6 speed automatic $33,225 315-hp / 5.3L 8-cyl 15/22
LTZ 6 speed automatic $35,280 315-hp / 5.3L 8-cyl 15/21

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