The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has satisfied America’s need for a powerful full-size truck for many years. Customers at the Forest City Chevrolet dealer return to the Silverado, thanks to its exceptional capability and its rugged, classic appearance. Chevrolet keeps the Silverado 1500 a major player for 2019, thanks to an update that features several powerful engines that are up to any towing and hauling task.
According to the Forest City Chevy dealer, the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado can be configured in several ways to accommodate every need. Buyers can choose from eight models, listed as Work Truck (WT), Custom, Custom Trail Boss, LT, RST, LT Trail Boss, LTZ and High Country. We’ll provide details for each model and see what they bring to the table.
Silverado 1500 WT
The entry-level WT trim is offered in a regular cab configuration with two doors. Powering the Silverado 1500 WT is a standard 4.3-liter V6 powerplant that makes 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque, matched to a six-speed automatic transmission. Standard features include air conditioning, a tilt-only steering wheel, 17-inch steel wheels, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a 7-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, and an audio system with six speakers and a USB outlet.
Silverado 1500 Custom
The Custom and higher models are available in crew cab or four-door extended (Double) cab configurations. Standard features include heated power mirrors, 20-inch wheels, remote entry, cruise control, front tow hooks and front tinted glass.
Silverado 1500 Custom Trail Boss
Off-roaders will appreciate the Silverado 1500 Custom Trail Boss, which comes with four-wheel drive and 18-inch black wheels. The Trail Boss also gets a two-inch suspension lift, a gloss-black finish and red tow hooks. The Custom Trail Boss also gets the Z71 Off Road package, which includes a locking rear differential, Rancho shocks, skid plates and Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac tires.
Silverado 1500 LT
The LT trim is equipped with a 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder unit that produces 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque, matched with an eight-speed automatic gearbox. Standard features for the LT include LED headlights, a split-bar chrome grille, an 8.0-inch touchscreen and OnStar with a Wi-Fi. Buyers can ride in style with the available leather seats.
Silverado 1500 RST
Buyers looking for a sporty appearance will like the RST, which comes with all-body-color trim. Standard features include remote start, full-LED lighting, a power-release and power-locking tailgate, and a rear window defroster.
Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss
Step up to the LT Trail Boss trim and you’ll get a 5.3-liter V8 that’s good for 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque, connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The LT Trail Boss starts with most of the Custom Trail Boss’ features and adds a dual exhaust, exclusive exterior trim and the Trailering and Z71 Suspension packages.
Silverado 1500 LTZ
The LTZ trim gets the same V8 as the LT Trail Boss. The LTZ is decked out with lots of chrome, and includes leather seats, auto-dimming and power-folding mirrors, a heated tilt/telescoping steering wheel, heated and power-adjustable front seats, automatic climate control with two zones, driver-seat memory, a higher-definition rearview camera, a trailer brake controller, navigation and two 120-volt AC outlets.
LTZ and High Country buyers can also choose the available 6.2-liter V8 that puts out 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, joined to a 10-speed automatic.
Silverado 1500 High Country
The Silverado 1500 High Country trim comes with all the features of the LTZ and adds chrome side step rails, 20-inch chrome wheels, a power-sliding rear window, a power-up-and-down tailgate, heated second-row seats, ventilated front seats, front and rear parking sensors, and a spray-on bedliner. Also standard are rear cross-traffic alert, wireless phone charging, blind-spot monitoring, lane departure warning and a seven-speaker Bose audio system.