For 2022, Chevrolet updates the Silverado 1500 yet again. Customers at the Asheville Chevrolet dealer will find this full-size pickup to be even more rewarding, with an updated infotainment system, upgraded trailering technology, and a new Multi-Flex tailgate that can be configured in several different ways. The top-line High Country trim has an available adaptive suspension that delivers an even smoother ride. This article will examine the different 2022 Silverado 1500 trim levels.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Trim Levels
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 comes in three cab styles (regular, extended and crew cab) and three bed lengths (short, standard and long). There are nine trim levels: Work Truck (WT), Custom, Custom Trail Boss, LT, RST, LT Trail Boss, LTZ, High Country and ZR2. According to the Asheville Chevy dealer, four engines are on offer.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck (WT)
The Silverado 1500 WT is powered by a turbocharged 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that puts out 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque, connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Standard features include 17-inch steel wheels, vinyl seats, keyless entry, keyless start, a climate control system, a locking tailgate, a rear vision camera, Bluetooth, an audio system with two speakers, a 7-inch color touchscreen and USB ports.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Custom
The Silverado 1500 Custom trim starts with the features of the WT. It adds 20-inch aluminum wheels, LED cargo bed lighting, body-color front and rear bumpers, heated outside power mirrors, cloth seats, carpeted floor covering, satellite radio, Wi-Fi hotspot capability, hitch guidance, and a trailering package.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Custom Trail Boss
The Custom Trail Boss trim gets standard four-wheel drive. It includes 18-inch black painted aluminum wheels, all-terrain tires, the Z71 off-road suspension with a two-inch lift, and an automatic locking rear differential.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT
The Silverado 1500 LT starts with the features of the Custom and adds 17-inch alloy wheels, chrome exterior trim, LED headlights, a leather-wrapped tilt/telescoping steering wheel, a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat with power lumbar, heated front seats, dual-zone automatic climate control, and a 13.4-inch infotainment touchscreen.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 RST
The Silverado 1500 RST trim builds on the features of the LT with 18-inch aluminum wheels, LED fog lights, body-colored exterior trim, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss
The Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss gets the feature set of the LT, plus a heavy-duty battery, an auxiliary transmission oil cooler, and bucket front seats with a center console. It’s powered by a 5.3-liter V8 engine that generates 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque, paired to an eight-speed or 10-speed automatic transmission.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ
The Silverado 1500 LTZ starts with the features of the LT trim. It adds 20-inch alloy wheels, a power tailgate, leather upholstery, a power-sliding rear window, a 10-way power-adjustable front passenger seat, ventilated bucket front seats with a center console, heated rear seats, a trailer brake controller, an advanced trailering system, front and rear parking sensors, a higher-definition backup camera, and blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country
The Silverado 1500 High Country trim comes with a spray-in bedliner, navigation, a digital driver information display, a Bose audio system with seven speakers, lane departure warning and wireless phone charging.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 ZR2
The Silverado 1500 ZR2 trim employs a 6.2-liter V8 engine that produces 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, teamed to a 10-speed automatic transmission. Four-wheel drive is standard. The ZR2 comes with 18-inch alloy wheels, 33-inch off-road tires, an electronic transmission range selector, an off-road-tuned suspension with Multimatic spool-valve dampers, exclusive skidplates, a high-mounted steel bumper with a 31.8-degree approach angle, and the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Premium system with Google built-in.