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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
George Kennedy Preview:

The Chevrolet Silverado, a full-size pickup truck, is part of one of the most competitive segments in the new-car market. For 2020, it adds another arrow to its quiver with the additio...

1987 Chevrolet El Camino
RWD
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Specs

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
1987 Chevrolet El Camino
RWD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
RWD
RWD
RWD
RWD
Fuel Economy, City
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13 MPG
15 MPG
16 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
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16 MPG
20 MPG
22 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 24 gal --
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
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145 hp @ 4,200 RPM
145 hp @ 4,200 RPM
Torque
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
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225 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
225 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
11:1
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9:1
9:1
Displacement
5,300 cc
4,300 cc
5,000 cc
5,000 cc
4,300 cc
4,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.62 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
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Safety
ABS Brakes Standard --
Driver Airbag Standard --
Passenger Airbag Standard --
Front Side Airbags Standard --
Curtain Airbags Standard --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Overall 4 stars --
Front Crash Driver 4 stars --
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars --
Side Crash Overall 5 stars --
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars --
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars --
Side Pole Driver 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 3 seats
Front Legroom 44.5 in 42 in
Back Legroom 43.4 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Standard Towing Capacity 7,500 lbs --
Exterior
Length 231.7 in 201 in
Width 81.2 in 71 in
Height 75.5 in 55 in
Wheelbase 147.4 in 117 in
Bed Length 69.9 in --

Available Options

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Havana Brown Metallic
  • NORTHSKY Blue Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, 5.3L Ecotec3 V8
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black - Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • CHEVYTEC Spray-On Bedliner, Black With Chevrolet Logo
  • Custom Convenience Package
  • Custom Value Package
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 6-Spoke Low Gloss Black Wheels With Machined Accents
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Bright Chrome Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Carbon Flash Metallic Wheels
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps- 6" Black Rectangular, Wheel-To-Wheel
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Sport Bar, Bed-Mounted, Tubular
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover, Premium Soft Roll-Up
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) High Gloss Black Wheels
1987 Chevrolet El Camino
RWD

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