2009 Chevrolet Silverado

America's Truck.

Meet the 2009 Chevy Silverado. The available Vortec 5.3L V8 engine features Active Fuel Management technology that offers an EPA estimated 20 MPG highway. Chevy Silverado Hybrid — America's first two-mode hybrid full-size pickup — is scheduled to begin production in late 2008 with limited availability. And Chevy Silverado 1500 Light Duty has been ranked "Highest Ranked Large Pickup in Initial Quality"1 in 2008 by J.D. Power and Associates. Chevy Silverado. America's truck.

  • 1 Chevrolet Silverado LD received the lowest number of problems per 100 vehicles among large pickups in the proprietary J.D.Power and Associates 2008 Initial Quality Study.SM Study based on responses from 81,530 new vehicle owners, measuring 344 models and measures opinions after 90 days of ownership. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of owners surveyed in February-April 2008. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.

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Specifications

EXTERIOR FEATURES

  WT LS4 LT LTZ5
Cargo Management System: configurable, sliding hook system in pickup bed Optional Optional Optional Optional
EZ Lift Tailgate Package: Lockable EZ Lift tailgate (available only with Exterior Plus Package) Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Rearview camera system6 Not Available Not Available Optional Optional

ENGINES/CHASSIS FEATURES

Differential: automatic locking rear Optional Optional Optional Standard
Engine: Vortec 4.3L V6 with 195 hp and 260 lb.-ft. of torque Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
Engine: Vortec 4.8L V8 with 295 hp and 305 lb.-ft. of torque Optional Standard Standard Not Available
Engines: Vortec 5.3L (iron- or aluminum-block7) V8s with 315 hp and 338 lb.-ft. of torque Optional Not Available Optional Standard
Engines: Vortec FlexFuel8 5.3L (iron- or aluminum-block7) V8s with 315 hp or 338 lb.-ft. of torque9 Optional Not Available Optional Optional
Engine: Vortec 6.0L V8 with 367 hp and 375 lb.-ft. of torque9 Not Available Not Available Not Available Optional10
Engine: Vortec FlexFuel8 6.2L V8 with 403 hp and 417 lb.-ft. of torque Not Available Optional Standard Standard
MAX Trailering Pack: Automatic locking rear differential, Handling/Trailering suspension, 9.5-inch rear axle, front and rear disc brakes, and heavy-duty trailering equipment11 Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Skid Plate Package: frame-mounted shield protecting front underbody, oil pan, differential case and transfer case on 4x4 models12 Optional Optional Optional Optional
Snow Plow Prep Package: includes 160-amp alternator, high-flow front bumper and electrical relays (Regular Cab 4x4 models only) Optional Not Available Optional Not Available
Suspension: Z60 High-Performance13 Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Suspension Package, Z71 Off-Road: 46mm shock absorbers off-road jounce bumpers and stabilizer bars, Skid Plate Package, and Z71 decals on rear-quarter panels Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Trailering equipment, heavy-duty: trailer hitch platform, seven-pin wire connector, auxiliary transmission oil cooler and trailer brake control harness under dash Optional14 Optional14 Optional Standard
Transfer case: Autotrac active (4x4 models only) Not Available Not Available Standard Standard
Transfer case: floor-mounted, manual shift-on-the-fly (4x4 models only) Standard Standard Not Available Not Available
Transmission: Hydra-Matic, four-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive Standard Standard Standard Standard
Transmission: Hydra-Matic, six-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive15 Not Available Not Available Optional Optional

SAFETY AND SECURITY FEATURES

Air bags16: driver and right front passenger with Passenger Sensing System Standard Standard Standard Standard
Air bags16: head-curtain, side-impact Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Brakes: four-wheel antilock with Dynamic Rear Proportioning Standard Standard Standard Standard
OnStar17: with one-year Safe & Sound Plan Standard Standard Standard Standard
StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System (WT models require V8 engine) Optional Standard Standard Standard

INTERIOR FEATURES

Climate (temperature) control: single-zone, manual Standard6 Standard Standard Not Available
Climate (temperature) controls: dual-zone, automatic Not Available Not Available Optional18 Standard
Sunroof: power-sliding with Express-Open and wind deflector5 Not Available Not Available Optional18 Optional
Window: power, full-drop, rear (requires Extended Cab) Not Avalaible Not Avalaible Standard Standard
Window: power, side-sliding, rear5 Not Avalaible Not Avalaible Optional Optional

SEATING

Vinyl 40/20/40 split-bench seats with recliners Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
Cloth 40/20/40 split-bench seats with recliners Optional Standard Not Available Not Available
Premium Cloth 40/20/40 split-bench front seats with recliners, center armrest with storage and lockable underseat storage (also available with Custom Leather-appointed trim) Not Available Not Available Standard Not Available
Premium Cloth reclining, six-way power-adjustable front bucket seats (also available with Custom Leather-appointed trim) Not Available Not Available Optional Not Available
Custom Leather-appointed, reclining, heated, 10-way power-adjustable front bucket seats Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
Rear seats: flip-up (not available in Reg. Cab) Standard Standard Standard Standard

AUDIO SYSTEMS

AM/FM stereo with MP3-compatible CD player19 Standard Standard Standard Standard
AM/FM stereo with MP3-compatible in-dash six-disc CD changer Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Bluetooth® wireless technology for select compatible phones20 Not Available Not Available Optional Standard
Bose® speaker system Not Available Not Available Optional Standard
DVD entertainment system (Crew cab models only) Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
Touch-screen navigation radio21 Not Available Not Available Optional Optional
XM Radio22: with three trial months Standard Standard Standard Standard

WHEELS

17-inch painted-steel Standard Not Available Not Available Not Available
17-inch chrome styled-steel Optional23 Standard Standard Not Available
17-inch chrome-clad Not Available Not Available Not Available Standard
20-inch chrome-clad24 Not Available Not Available Optional Optional

AVAILABLE DEALER INSTALLED CHEVY ACCESSORIES25

20-inch Wheels26 Personal Audio Link (PAL)
Cat-Back Exhaust System Tilting, Hard Tonneau Cover
Chrome Fuel Door Tubular Assist Steps