The all-new 2021 Chevrolet Silverado is going on sale later this year. It is still one of the best pickups in the segment, no doubt about it. Moreover, it is one of the best-selling models in the United States. Silverado provides reliability, comfort, strong performances, and much more. The latest upgrades include numerous interior refreshments and minor exterior facelift.
The 2021 Silverado will get similar updates as the Sierra model. Thanks to that, expect new high-tech amenities and additional standard equipment. This pickup truck comes with both gasoline and diesel engines. Thanks to the various cab setups and numerous trim levels, Silverado is so easy to customize.
2021 Silverado to Arrive With Minor Exterior Facelift
The exterior won’t suffer that much. New 2021 Chevrolet Silverado will arrive with a minor facelift. Whatsoever, this model looks almost the same as its predecessor. The changes are barely visible and this is a classic Chevy’s mid-cycle refreshment. New Silverado will gain improved bodywork and it will offer new and optional moonroof. Carbon ProBox and MultiPro tailgate are once again available.
The front fascia sports more chrome accents which add a more stylish appearance and unique design. Moreover, you should expect more aluminum materials so the vehicle’s weight is reduced. This will result in higher fuel efficiency which is great. Some reports are even suggesting a new platform that will accommodate a hybrid system. However, some other sources are saying that the current platform should do the work.
Interior Gets Drastic Improvements
The upcoming 2021 Chevrolet Silverado will introduce a lot of interior upgrades. General Motors will also improve the Sierra model and it is the highlight for 2021. The new interior will provide a higher level of comfort. Moreover, the customers will surely enjoy in new high-tech features. Overall, the cabin will look more sophisticated and SUV-like. The Interior seating layout remains so Silverado will once again provide great practicality.
Even the upper trim levels will gain various improvements. That includes larger storage bins and better use of high-quality materials. The new infotainment system and larger displays are also in the works. Lastly, Chevy confirmed that Silverado will arrive in eight different trim levels.
Long List of Available Engines
Once again, a new 2021 Chevrolet Silverado will offer plenty of engine options. However, none of the engines are brand-new. That means the 2021 Silverado is a carryover in terms of performance. However, speculated hybrid powertrain is still to be confirmed. As for the regular model, it will offer a standard V6 with 285 hp and a six-speed automatic transmission. A turbocharged four-cylinder is optional and it generates 310 horsepower. On top of that, a 5.3-liter V8 with 355 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque is available too.
There is larger 6.2-liter gasoline that can produce up to 355 horses and 420 lb-ft of torque. You can boost optional 6.2-liter with a Performance Package and it will deliver 435 horsepower. Chevrolet will also offer a 10-speed automatic transmission. Lastly, a 3.0-liter turbodiesel provides 277 horses and up to 460 lb-ft of twisting power. Silverado offers a standard rear-wheel-drive while the four-wheel-drive system is optional.
2021 Chevrolet Silverado Price and Release Date
The price of the new 2021 Chevrolet Silverado starts at around $30,000. We are still waiting for Chevy to release the complete pricing list. On the other hand, the range-topping High Country trim will cost at least $55,000. The sales will begin later in 2020, most likely in the last quarter of the year.