The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab is a prominent contender in the fullsize pickup truck segment, competing primarily with the Ford F-150 SuperCrew, the GMC Sierra 1500 CrewCab, and the RAM 1500 Crew Cab. Prices start off at MSRP $35,645 with the base Work Truck trim, reaching all the way to the top High Country trim carrying an MSRP of $53,415, for a total of 6 trims being offered. With multiple powertrain and cab options available across multiple trims, there is a Silverado 1500 for everyone. The Silverado 1500 Crew Cab offers 3 exciting powertrains, each offered as both a rear wheel drive and a 4-wheel drive.
The base engine is a 4.3L V6 engine mated to a 6-speed Automatic transmission, capable of making 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. This engine is rated for a towing capacity of 9,400 pounds. The second engine is a 5.3L V8 engine affixed to a 8-speed Automatic transmission, making 355 horsepower and carrying a towing capacity of 11,100 pounds. The third and the largest engine is a 6.2L V8 engine paired to a 8-speed Automatic transmission and capable of making 420 horsepower and carrying a towing capacity of 12,000 pounds. Furthermore, you get a choice between a 5.8-foot bed and a 6.5-foot bed. All in all, the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab delivers an exciting package, both in terms of performance and looks. The rugged and masculine exteriors are offered in 10 attractive colors.