Which 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Engine Is Right for You?

2018 Chevrolet Silverado

The new 2018 Silverado 1500 is available at DeLillo Chevrolet with a wide range of powerful and efficient engines. This makes your choice in powertrain for your new pickup both exciting and difficult. So which 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 engine is right for you? Here’s what each offers to help you decide:

  • 5-liter V6: This engine creates 285 horsepower and best-in-class standard V6 torque of 305 lb-ft. It can tow up to 7,600 lbs and yields 18 miles per gallon in the city and 24 on the highway.*
  • 3-liter V8: With this engine and the available eAssist powertrain on Crew Cab LT and LTZ models, you can achieve best-in-class V8 fuel economy of 18 miles per gallon in the city and 24 on the highway.* This engine pumps out 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque and can tow up to 11,100 lbs.
  • 2-liter V8: The 2018 Silverado 1500’s most powerful engine generates a whopping 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. With this powerhouse engine, the Silverado 1500 achieves best-in-class V8 towing capability at 12,500 lbs. Despite its raw power, this engine still manages to yield an impressive 15 miles per gallon in the city and 21 on the highway.*

If you’re still unsure, come into DeLillo Chevrolet to talk to one of our sales representatives.

*EPA estimated.

Introducing the new 2018 Chevrolet Traverse RS

2018 Chevrolet Traverse RS

The new 2018 Chevrolet Traverse RS has recently joined the Traverse lineup here at DeLillo Chevrolet. What sets this version of the Traverse SUV apart is its turbocharged performance and unique styling.

Under the hood of the Traverse RS lurks a power-dense, direct-injected Ecotec 2.0-liter turbo engine, which pumps out 257 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. This engine is mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission, which helps the 2018 Traverse RS achieve a fuel economy of 20 miles per gallon in the city and 26 on the highway.*

As for the design, Chevy has added features to black out the Traverse RS and give it a more intimidating stance. Black features include the grille, window trim, roof rails, and bowtie emblems. Even the 20-inch aluminum wheels on which the Traverse RS sits have a Dark Android finish.

Standard technology on the 2018 Chevrolet Traverse RS includes Chevrolet MyLink with an eight-inch touchscreen, tri-zone automatic climate control, a Bose premium 10-speaker audio system, a power liftgate, remote start, Keyless Open with extended-range Remote Keyless Entry. Key exterior features include HID headlamps and LED daytime running lamps and upper and lower active aero shutters; key interior features include Jet Black leather-appointed seats and heated front seats. Safety technologies include Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Rear Park Assist, Surround Vision, Rear Camera Mirror, Rear Seat Reminder, and Teen Driver.

If you want to learn more about this vehicle, come see us at the dealership and we’ll be happy to help!

*EPA estimated.