2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Trims

LS
Crew Cab
Avg. Price: $18,016

Available with a four-door crew cab or a redesigned extended cab, that seats up to six passengers, the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LS comes equipped with a 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine that produces 295 horsepower, an increase of 100 horsepower over the entry-level Silverado Work Truck. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the two-wheel-drive 1500 LS Crew Cab include remote keyless entry, power windows and door locks, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

Foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, 17-inch chrome wheels, and a chrome grille with a chrome center bar dress up the 1500 LS's exterior. Antilock brakes and StabiliTrak are also included.

The 1500 LS seats two passengers and the driver in the 40/20/40 split-bench front seat, and up to three passengers on the flip-up full-width rear bench seat, which includes a child seat tether anchor.

The EPA rates the 1500 LS's engine at 14 miles per gallon in the city and 19 mpg on the highway.

Crew Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $20,058

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LS Crew Cab 4WD comes equipped with Chevy's four-wheel-drive system, as well as antilock brakes and standard StabiliTrak, which provide additional traction and stability on slippery surfaces, when compared to standard two-wheel drive trims.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LS 4WD. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

The 1500 LS 4WD seats up to six passengers in its four-door Crew Cab, including two passengers and the driver on the 40/20/40 split-bench front seat, and up to three passengers on the flip-up full-width rear bench seat.

Standard features for the 1500 LS Crew Cab 4WD include remote keyless entry, power windows and door locks, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, 17-inch chrome wheels, and a chrome grille with a chrome center bar dress up the 1500 LS's exterior.

The EPA rates the 1500 LS's engine at 14 miles per gallon in the city and 18 mpg on the highway for the four-wheel-drive trim.

LT1
Base
Avg. Price: $14,551

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT1 with two-wheel-drive and the standard cab seats three passengers on its 40/20/40 split-bench front seat. The front seat includes driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with plenty of storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet.

Select Cloth seats come standard, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats, as well as an optional six-way power-adjustable driver's seat.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the LT1 include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

Foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, 17-inch chrome wheels, and a chrome grille with a chrome center bar dress up the 1500 LT1's exterior. Antilock brakes are also included.

Optional powerplants for the 1500 LT1 include a 315-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 and a 367-horsepower 6.0-liter V8 engine, as well as a FlexFuel V8. Other options include a sunroof, a power sliding rear window, and an EZ Lift Tailgate.

4WD
Avg. Price: $17,453

Drivers who require a well-equipped truck with additional traction and stability can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 4WD, which comes equipped with Chevy's four-wheel-drive system. The LT1 4WD seats up to three passengers (including the driver) on its 40/20/40 split-bench front seat. The front seat includes driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet.

Select Cloth seats come standard, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats, as well as an optional six-way power-adjustable driver's seat.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 4WD. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the LT1 4WD include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes, foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, and 17-inch chrome wheels also come standard.

Optional powerplants include a 315-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 and a 367-horsepower 6.0-liter V8 engine, as well as a FlexFuel V8. Other options include a sunroof, a power sliding rear window, and an EZ Lift Tailgate.

Crew Cab
Avg. Price: $19,734

The 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT1 with the four-door Crew Cab seats up to six passengers (including the driver). The split-bench front seat comes equipped with driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 Crew Cab. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Optional powerplants include a 315-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 and a 367-horsepower 6.0-liter V8 engine, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

Standard features for the LT1 Crew Cab include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes, foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, and 17-inch chrome wheels also come standard.

Crew Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $22,351

The 2008 Silverado 1500 LT1 Crew Cab 4WD offers drivers the extra traction and stability provided by Chevy's four-wheel-drive system, as well as the expanded interior space of the four-door Crew Cab, which seats up to six passengers. The Crew Cab's front seat comes equipped with driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 Crew Cab 4WD. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Optional powerplants include a 315-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 and a 367-horsepower 6.0-liter V8 engine, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

Standard features for the 1500 LT1 Crew Cab 4WD include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes, foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, and 17-inch chrome wheels also come standard.

Extended Cab
Avg. Price: $17,658

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT1 with the four-door Extended Cab seats up to six passengers. The front seat comes equipped with driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with plenty of storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes an easily accessible power outlet. The full-width rear seat flips up when not carrying passengers to provide additional cargo space.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the 2008 Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. The transmission also has a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever, which enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Optional powerplants include a 315-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 and a 367-horsepower 6.0-liter V8 engine, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

Standard features for the 1500 LT1 Extended Cab include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes, foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, and 17-inch chrome wheels also come standard.

Extended Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $20,090

Equipped with Chevy's four-wheel-drive system, the 2008 Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab 4WD provides additional traction and stability, when compared to the two-wheel-drive trims. It also offers plenty of interior space for passengers and cargo, thanks to the four-door Extended Cab, which seats up to six passengers.

The driver and front passenger can relax in reclining seats, while a fold-down center armrest provides plenty of storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes an easily accessible power outlet. The full-width rear seat flips up when not carrying passengers to provide additional cargo space.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the 2008 Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. The transmission also has a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever, which enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Optional powerplants include a 315-horsepower 5.3-liter V8 and a 367-horsepower 6.0-liter V8 engine, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

Standard features for the 1500 LT1 Extended Cab 4WD include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes, foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, and 17-inch chrome wheels also come standar

Extended Cab LB
Avg. Price: $16,228

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab with the Long Box (LB) cargo bed has a four-door cab with maximum seating for six. The cab's front seat includes driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with plenty of storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet.

The Long Box offers just over 70 cubic feet of cargo space in the rear bed, thanks to its 97.6-inch length (up from 69.3 inches for the short bed).

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the LT1 Extended Cab LB. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the 1500 LT1 include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Select Cloth seats come standard, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats.

Foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, 17-inch chrome wheels, and a chrome grille with a chrome center bar dress up the 1500 LT1's exterior. Antilock brakes are also included.

Extended Cab LB 4WD
Avg. Price: $19,696

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT1 with four-wheel-drive, the Long Box cargo bed, and the four-door Extended Cab seats up to six passengers. It offers reclining seats and extra storage areas in the cab, and just over 70 cubic feet of cargo space in the rear bed. It also provides additional traction and stability, thanks to its four-wheel-drive system.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the 1500 LT1 Extended Cab LB 4WD. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the 1500 LT1 include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Select Cloth seats come standard, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats.

Foldaway power heated exterior rear mirrors, 17-inch chrome wheels, and a chrome grille with a chrome center bar dress up the 1500 LT1's exterior. Antilock brakes are also included.

Extended Cab SB
Avg. Price: $16,883

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT1 with the Extended Cab and Short Box (SB) features a four-door design, seats up to six, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed.

The LT1's cab includes driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet. The 60/40-split rear bench seat can be flipped up when not in use to provide additional cargo space. Select Cloth seats come standard with the Silverado LT1, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats, as well as an optional six-way power-adjustable driver's seat.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab SB. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the Silverado LT1 include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

Extended Cab SB 4WD
Avg. Price: $19,356

Drivers who require the stability and traction of four-wheel-drive as well as a comfortable cab with plenty of storage space can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab SB (Short Box) 4WD. The truck features a four-door design, seats up to six, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed.

Inside, the 1500 LT1 Extended Cab SB 4WD features driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet. The 60/40-split rear bench seat can be flipped up when not in use to provide additional cargo space. Select Cloth seats come standard with the Silverado LT1, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats, as well as an optional six-way power-adjustable driver's seat.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 Extended Cab SB 4WD. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the Silverado LT1 include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch chrome wheels are also included.

LB
Avg. Price: $15,738

Drivers who require a functional truck with a comfortable two-door cab and additional cargo hauling capability can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 LB (Long Box). It offers just over 70 cubic feet of cargo space in the rear bed, thanks to the LB's 97.6-inch length (up from 69.3 inches for the Short Box).

Inside, the 1500 LT1 LB features driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable underseat storage area that includes a power outlet. Select Cloth seats come standard with the Silverado LT1 LB, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats, as well as an optional six-way power-adjustable driver's seat.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the two-wheel-drive Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 LB. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the Silverado LT1 LB include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch chrome wheels are also included.

LB 4WD
Avg. Price: $16,421

The 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 LB 4WD provides additional traction and stability, thanks to its four-wheel-drive system, as well as extra cargo space in its Long Box (LB), which offers just over 70 cubic feet of capacity in the rear bed.

The 1500 LT1 LB 4WD seats up to three passengers (including the driver) on its 40/20/40 split-bench front seat. The front seat includes driver- and passenger-side recliners, plus a fold-down center armrest with storage space. Drivers can store additional cargo in the lockable under-seat storage area, which includes a power outlet. Select Cloth seats come standard, but drivers can upgrade to optional Custom Leather seats, as well as an optional six-way power-adjustable driver's seat.

A 295-horsepower, 4.8-liter Vortec V8 engine powers the all-wheel-drive Chevy Silverado 1500 LT1 LB 4WD. The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the Silverado LT1 LB 4WD include power windows and door locks, remote keyless entry, a tire pressure monitor, OnStar, cruise control, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch chrome wheels are also included.

LT2
Crew Cab
Avg. Price: $19,591

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT2 Crew Cab seats up to five passengers in its roomy four-door cab. Standard features for the 1500 LT2 include reclining premium-cloth front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments and a center console with 20 liters of storage space, as well as a flip-up full-wide rear bench. Custom Leather seats are available as an option.

Steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, and halogen foglights, as well as 17-inch custom aluminum wheels, are among the other standard features.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2 Crew Cab. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Crew Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $21,993

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT2 Crew Cab 4WD provides additional stability and traction, thanks to its four-wheel-drive system. It seats up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which features reclining premium-cloth front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments. Custom Leather seats are available as an option.

Other standard features for the 1500 LT2 Crew Cab 4WD include a front center console with 20 liters of storage space, a flip-up full-width rear bench seat, steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, and halogen foglights, as well as 17-inch custom aluminum wheels.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2 Crew Cab. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extedned Cab

The four-door, two-wheel-drive 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT2 with the Extended Cab can seat up to five passengers in its comfortable cab, which includes front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments. Custom Leather seats are available as an option.

Other standard features for the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab include a front center console with 20 liters of storage space, a flip-up full-width rear bench seat, steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, and halogen foglights, as well as 17-inch custom aluminum wheels.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $18,652

Drivers who require the stability and traction of a four-wheel-drive system as well as extra room in the cab can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT2 Extended Cab 4WD. The truck can seat up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which includes front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments, as well as a flip-up rear bench seat. Custom Leather seats are available as an option.

Other standard features for the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab 4WD include a front center console with 20 liters of storage space, steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, and halogen foglights, as well as 17-inch custom aluminum wheels.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab LB
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Avg. Price: $19,740

Drivers who require additional cargo space, as well as extra room in the cab, can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT2 Extended Cab with the Long Box (LB), which offers just over 70 cubic feet of space in the rear cargo bed. By comparison, the Standard Box offers about 57 cubic feet of space.

The 1500 LT2 Extended Cab LB can seat up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which includes front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments, as well as a flip-up rear bench seat. A center console between the front seats provides 20 liters of storage space.

Standard features for the two-wheel-drive 1500 LT2 Extended Cab LB include steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, halogen foglights, OnStar, and an AM/FM audio system with a CD player and MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch custom aluminum wheels also come standard. Options include Custom Leather seats, a sunroof, a power sliding rear window, and a DVD entertainment system.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab LB 4WD
Avg. Price: $19,000

Drivers who require a truck with extra traction and stability, as well as additional cargo space, can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT2 Extended Cab LB (Long Box) 4WD, which comes with a four-wheel-drive system and offers just over 70 cubic feet of space in the rear cargo bed.

The 1500 LT2 Extended Cab LB 4WD can seat up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which includes front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments, as well as a flip-up rear bench seat. A center console between the front seats provides 20 liters of storage space.

Standard features for the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab LB 4WD include steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, halogen foglights, OnStar, and a AM/FM audio system with a CD player and MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch custom aluminum wheels also come standard, while Custom Leather seats are among the many options.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab SB
Avg. Price: $16,933

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT2 with the Extended Cab and Short Box (SB) features a four-door design, seats up to five, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed. The LT2's Extended Cab features front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments, as well as a flip-up rear bench seat. A center console between the front seats provides 20 liters of storage space.

Standard features for the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab SB include steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, halogen foglights, OnStar, and an AM/FM audio system with a CD player and MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch custom aluminum wheels also come standard, while Custom Leather seats are among the options.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever, mounted on the steering wheel column, enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab SB 4WD
Avg. Price: $18,674

Drivers who require a truck with the stability and traction of four-wheel-drive, as well as with a roomy and well-appointed cabin, can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LT2 Extended Cab SB (Short Box) 4WD. The truck features a four-door design, seats up to five, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed.

The LT2's Extended Cab features front bucket seats with six-way power adjustments, as well as a rear bench seat that can be folded up when not in use to provide additional cargo space. In addition, a center console between the front seats provides 20 liters of storage space. Custom Leather seats are available as an option.

Standard features for the 1500 LT2 Extended Cab SB 4WD include steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, dual-zone automatic climate control, halogen foglights, OnStar, and an AM/FM audio system with a CD player and MP3 input jack. Antilock brakes and 17-inch custom aluminum wheels also come standard with the LT2.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter Vortec V8 engine with Active Fuel Management powers the 1500 LT2. To help conserve fuel, the Active Fuel Management system deactivates four of the engine's eight cylinders when full power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads. In addition, a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever, mounted on the steering wheel column, enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

LTZ
Crew Cab
Avg. Price: $21,024

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Crew Cab packs a lot of punch under its hood, thanks to a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine with Active Fuel Management, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

Drivers who require more power can opt for a 367-horsepower, 6.0-liter Vortec V8 engine, while those seeking better fuel economy can choose a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter FlexFuel Vortec V8 engine, which runs on E85, a blend of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

The four-door 1500 LTZ Crew Cab seats up to five comfortably, thanks to its heated, reclining Custom Leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. A center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. Drivers can flip up the rear bench seat when not occupied for additional cargo space.

Other standard features for the 1500 LTZ Crew Cab include a remote vehicle starter system, Bose sound system, heated windshield wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

The 1500 LTZ's V8 engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Crew Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $23,558

The 2008 Silverado 1500 LTZ Crew Cab 4WD offers drivers the extra traction and stability provided by Chevy's four-wheel-drive system, as well as the expanded interior space of the four-door Crew Cab, which seats up to five passengers comfortably.

That comfort comes in the form of heated reclining Custom Leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. A center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. Drivers can flip up the rear bench seat when not occupied for additional cargo space.

Standard features for the 1500 LTZ Crew Cab 4WD include a remote vehicle starter system, Bose sound system, heated windshield wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the 1500 LTZ Crew Cab 4WD. The engine includes an Active Fuel Management system, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab
Avg. Price: $17,584

The four-door, two-wheel-drive 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab can seat up to five passengers in its well-equipped cab, which includes heated, reclining custom leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. A center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. Drivers can flip up the split-bench rear seat when it's not occupied for additional cargo space.

Other standard features for the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab include a remote vehicle starter system, a Bose sound system, a heated windshield-wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the LTZ Extended Cab. The engine comes equipped with Active Fuel Management, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

Drivers who require more power can opt for a 367-horsepower, 6.0-liter Vortec V8 engine, while those seeking better fuel economy can choose a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter FlexFuel Vortec V8 engine, which runs on E85, a blend of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

The LTZ's V8 engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $21,851

Drivers who require the stability and traction of a four-wheel-drive system as well as a larger, well-equipped cab can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab 4WD. The truck can seat up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which includes heated, reclining custom leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory.

A center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. Drivers can flip up the split-bench rear seat when it's not occupied for additional cargo space. Other standard features for the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab 4WD include a remote vehicle starter system, a Bose sound system, a heated windshield-wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the LTZ Extended Cab 4WD. The engine comes equipped with Active Fuel Management, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

Drivers who require more power can opt for a 367-horsepower, 6.0-liter Vortec V8 engine, while those seeking better fuel economy can choose a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter FlexFuel Vortec V8 engine, which runs on E85, a blend of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

The LTZ's V8 engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab LB

Drivers who require additional cargo space, as well as a powerful V8 engine and a well-equipped cab, can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab with the Long Box (LB), which offers just over 70 cubic feet of space in the cargo bed. By comparison, the Standard Box offers about 57 cubic feet of space.

The 1500 LTZ Extended Cab LB can seat up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which has heated, reclining custom leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. The center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. If drivers require additional cargo space, they can flip up the split-bench rear seat when it's not occupied.

Other standard features for the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab LB include a remote vehicle starter system, a Bose sound system, a heated windshield-wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the LTZ Extended Cab LB. The engine comes equipped with Active Fuel Management, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

Drivers who require more power can opt for a 367-horsepower, 6.0-liter Vortec V8 engine, while those seeking better fuel economy can choose a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter FlexFuel Vortec V8 engine, which runs on E85, a blend of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

The LTZ's V8 engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab LB 4WD
6 national listings
Avg. Price: $21,809

Drivers who require the stability and traction of a four-wheel-drive system, as well as additional cargo space and a well-equipped cab, can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab LB (Long Box) 4WD, which comes with a four-wheel-drive system and offers just over 70 cubic feet of space in the rear cargo bed.

The truck can seat up to five passengers in its four-door cab, which includes heated, reclining custom leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. The center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. Drivers can flip up the rear bench seat when not occupied for additional cargo space.

Standard features for the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab LB 4WD include a remote vehicle starter system, a Bose sound system, a heated windshield-wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab LB 4WD. The engine includes an Active Fuel Management system, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

Extended Cab SB
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $18,259

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab SB (for Short Box) features a four-door design, seats up to five, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed.

The LTZ's Extended Cab features heated, reclining custom leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. The center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. If drivers require additional cargo space, they can flip up the split-bench rear seat when it's not occupied.

Other standard features for the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab SB include a remote vehicle starter system, a Bose sound system, a heated windshield-wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the LTZ Extended Cab SB. The engine comes equipped with Active Fuel Management, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

Drivers who require more power can opt for a 367-horsepower, 6.0-liter Vortec V8 engine, while those seeking better fuel economy can choose a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter FlexFuel Vortec V8 engine, which runs on E85, a blend of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

The LTZ's V8 engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

The Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab SB gets positive marks from drivers and reviewers for its acceleration, smooth ride, and handling. However, some note that the rear seat in the extended cab trims can be tight for long-legged adults.

Extended Cab SB 4WD
Avg. Price: $20,372

Drivers who require a truck with the stability and traction of four-wheel-drive and a large, well-equipped cab, can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab SB (Short Box) 4WD. The truck features a four-door design, seats up to five, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed.

The LTZ's Extended Cab offers heated, reclining custom leather front bucket seats with 10-way power adjustment and driver's-seat memory. The center console between the front seats holds up to 20 liters of gear. If drivers require additional cargo space, they can flip up the split-bench rear seat when it's not occupied.

Other standard features for the 1500 LTZ Extended Cab SB 4WD include a remote vehicle starter system, a Bose sound system, a heated windshield-wiper fluid system, heated exterior mirrors, and heavy-duty trailering equipment.

A 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8 engine powers the LTZ Extended Cab SB 4WD. The engine comes equipped with Active Fuel Management, which helps conserve fuel by deactivating four of the engine's eight cylinders when extra power is not required, such as at cruising speeds.

Drivers who require more power can opt for a 367-horsepower, 6.0-liter Vortec V8 engine, while those seeking better fuel economy can choose a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter FlexFuel Vortec V8 engine, which runs on E85, a blend of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline.

The LTZ's V8 engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic, which has a Tow/Haul mode and a Tap Up/Tap Down shift control lever attached to the steering column. The shift control enables the driver to manually shift up or down, depending on cargo and driving conditions.

The Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Extended Cab SB 4WD gets positive marks from drivers and reviewers for its acceleration, smooth ride, and handling. However, some note that the rear seat in the extended cab trims can be tight for long-legged adults.

Work Truck
Base
Avg. Price: $14,115

The two-door 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck (WT) trim with the standard cab and two-wheel drive seats three passengers in its comfortable cab. A 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine comes standard with the Silverado 1500 Work Truck, while a number of engines, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8, are available as options.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

As the Silverado's entry-level trim, the Work Truck comes with a limited list of standard features, including OnStar, four-wheel antilock brakes, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, a tilt steering wheel, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

4WD
Avg. Price: $17,477

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck (WT) 4WD with the standard cab comes equipped with Chevy's four-wheel-drive system, which provides additional stability on slippery surfaces. A 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine comes standard on the 1500 Work Truck 4WD, while a number of engines, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8, are available as options.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

As the Silverado's entry-level trim, the 1500 Work Truck 4WD comes with a limited list of standard features, including OnStar, four-wheel antilock brakes, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, a tilt steering wheel, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

Crew Cab
Avg. Price: $19,997

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck (WT) Crew Cab trim seats up to six passengers in its roomy four-door cab. A 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine, which is the Work Truck's standard powerplant, produces 195 horsepower. Drivers who need more power can choose from a number of options, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

The Silverado 1500 Work Truck Crew Cab comes standard with StabiliTrak, which monitors steering inputs and provides assistance to drivers, particularly in emergency situations. Other standard features include OnStar, four-wheel antilock brakes, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, a tilt steering wheel, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

Crew Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $22,837

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck (WT) Crew Cab with four-wheel-drive seats up to six passengers in its four-door cab. StabiliTrak comes standard with the 1500 Work Truck Crew Cab, providing assistance to drivers in emergency situations by continuously monitoring steering inputs.

For its standard powerplant, the 1500 Work Truck Crew Cab 4WD comes with a 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine, which produces 195 horsepower. Drivers who need additional power under the pedal can choose from a number of options, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission comes with a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances the truck's performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Standard features for the 1500 Work Truck Crew Cab 4WD include OnStar, four-wheel antilock brakes, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, a tilt steering wheel, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

Extended Cab
Avg. Price: $17,071

The four-door, two-wheel-drive 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck with the Extended Cab can seat five to six passengers, including two passengers and the driver in the front 40/20/40 split-bench front seat, and up to three passengers on the folding full-width rear bench seat, which includes a child seat tether anchor.

Antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack all come standard on the 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab.

For its standard powerplant, the truck comes with a 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine. Options include a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Extended Cab 4WD
Avg. Price: $20,326

The four-door 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck with the Extended Cab and four-wheel-drive can seat up to six passengers, including two passengers and the driver in the front 40/20/40 split-bench front seat, and up to three passengers on the folding full-width rear bench seat, which includes a child seat tether anchor.

Antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack all come standard on the 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab 4WD.

For its standard powerplant, the truck comes with a 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine. Options include a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Extended Cab LB
4 national listings
Avg. Price: $15,738

Drivers who need additional cargo and hauling space can opt for the four-door, two-wheel-drive 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck with the Extended Cab and Long Box, which offers just over 70 cubic feet of floor space in the rear cargo bed, thanks to its 97.6-inch length (up from 69.3 inches for the short bed).

The Work Truck with the Extended Cab seats up to six passengers on its front split-bench and rear folding-bench seats. Antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack all come standard on the 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab LB.

For its standard powerplant, the truck comes with a 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine. Options include a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Extended Cab LB 4WD
4 national listings
Avg. Price: $17,805

Drivers who need additional cargo and hauling space, as well as the stability and traction of four-wheel drive, can opt for the four-door 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab LB (Long Box) 4WD. The Long Box trim offers just over 70 cubic feet of floor space in the rear cargo bed, thanks to its 97.6-inch length (up from 69.3 inches for the short bed).

The Work Truck with the Extended Cab seats up to six passengers on its front split-bench and rear folding-bench seats. Antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack all come standard on the 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab LB 4WD.

For its standard powerplant, the truck comes with a 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine. Options include a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes overdrive and a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Extended Cab SB
Avg. Price: $16,511

The 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck with the Extended Cab and Short Box (SB) features a four-door design, seats up to six, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed. The Extended Cab includes a 40/20/40 split-bench front seat and a folding full-width rear bench seat, which comes with a child-seat tether anchor.

Standard features for the 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab include antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

A 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine powers the Silverado 1500. Drivers who require more power can choose from a number of options, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

Extended Cab SB 4WD
Avg. Price: $20,626

Drivers who require an affordable truck with the stability and traction of four-wheel-drive can opt for the 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck Extended Cab SB (Short Box) 4WD. The truck features a four-door design, seats up to six, and offers 53 cubic feet of cargo space in its rear bed.

The Silverado Work Truck with Extended Cab includes a 40/20/40 split-bench front seat and a folding full-width rear bench seat, which comes with a child seat tether anchor. Other standard features include antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

A 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine powers the Silverado 1500. Drivers who require more power can choose from a number of options, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

LB
Avg. Price: $12,475

Drivers who require an affordable truck with additional cargo space can opt for the two-door, two-wheel-drive 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck with the regular cab and Long Box (LB). It offers just over 70 cubic feet of cargo space in the rear bed, thanks to its 97.6-inch length (up from 69.3 inches for the short bed).

The two-door regular cab seats up to three on its 40/20/40 split-bench front seat, which has a center fold-down armrest with storage. Other standard features for the 1500 Work Truck LB include antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and an AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

For its standard powerplant, the Silverado 1500 comes with a 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine. Options include a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.

LB 4WD
Avg. Price: $15,633

The 2008 Chevy Silverado 1500 Work Truck LB 4WD provides additional traction and stability, thanks to its four-wheel-drive system, as well as extra cargo space in its Long Box (LB), which offers just over 70 cubic feet of capacity in the rear bed.

The two-door regular cab seats up to three on its 40/20/40 split-bench front seat, which has a center fold-down armrest with storage. Other standard features for the Silverado 1500 Work Truck LB 4WD include antilock brakes, manual air conditioning, an illuminated entry system, two auxiliary power outlets, foldaway exterior mirrors, a tire pressure monitoring system, and a AM/FM audio system with an MP3 input jack.

A 195-horsepower, 4.3-liter Vortec V6 engine powers the Silverado 1500. Drivers who require more power can choose from a number of options, including a 285-horsepower 4.8-liter V8 and a 315-horsepower, 5.3-liter V8, as well as a FlexFuel V8.

The engine links to a four-speed Hydra-Matic automatic designed for smooth, quiet shifting. The transmission includes a Tow/Haul mode, which enhances performance when pulling a trailer or hauling heavy loads.