When it is about light duty trucks, the closest competitor to the inviolable F-150 is Silverado. This truck is available in several variant, and one of the most popular body configurations is Double Cab. As we know, current generation enters into third year of production, so company prepared some novelties. The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab will come with several changes. We will see some visual improvements and also some other new features.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab – design and features
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab will come with several changes. This light duty truck will come with some visual improvements, mostly at the front end. The main visual change is new lighting. Company dropped dual-light lamps, and new model comes with single headlights. When it is about base body characteristics, 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab remains unchanged. This configuration features 4-doors and two rows of seats, with a little bit shorter cabin than Crew Cab model. On the other side, this model provides more space in box and also has better maneuverability. Like all Silverado models, this one also comes with standard and long box configurations.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab – interior
When it is about interior, 2016 Silverado 1500 Double Cab also come with some novelties. The most notable is definitely a new generations of Chevrolet’s MyLink infotainment system, which allows you to use Smartphone Apps via trucks touchscreen. When it is about safety, there are features like Lane Departure Warning system, a camera-based Forward Collision Alert system, front and rear park assist, a rearview camera etc. When it is about trim levels, 2016 Chevrolet Silverado Double Cab is avialiable in base WT, LS, LT, LT Z71, LTZ, LTZ Z71 and High Country trims.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab – engine
When it is about powertrain, 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab comes without changes. Base model comes powered with 4.3 liter V6 engine with 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. Optional engine is 5.3 liter V8, which is good enough for 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. Finally, there is a 6.2 liter V8, which outputs 420 horses and 450 pound-feet of torque. When it is about transmission, 2016 Chevrolet Silverado Double Cab will be available with either 6- or 8-speed automatic gearbox.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab – release date and price
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Double Cab is expected to come in next few months. When it is about price, base model will go around 26.500 dollars.