Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

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  • (4.2) 38 reviews
  • MSRP: $5,138$17,990
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: N/A
  • Engine: 300-hp, 6.0-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 8,300 lbs.
2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Our Take on the 2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

A hybrid-powertrain version of the Chevrolet Silverado full-size pickup truck became available to retail customers in select states in the 2005 model year and goes on sale nationally for 2006. Chevrolet also added a high-output 310-horsepower, 5.3-liter V-8 for 2005, which is available on the fou... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort
  • Fuel economy

Notable Features

  • Half- , three-quarter- and one-ton capacities
  • Heavy-duty versions available
  • RWD or 4WD
  • V-6, V-8 and diesel V-8 engines
  • New six-speed automatic for HD diesel models
  • Gasoline/electric hybrid model

2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Reviews

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 38 reviews

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Best truck I've owned

by Kyle from Madawaska, ME on March 28, 2011

I've had this truck for about three months and I love it. I live in Maine and had a regular cab truck that had this much control in the snow. I use this truck for many purposes form towing a trailer t... Read Full Review

6 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 10 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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Asking Price Range
$29,245 - $36,165
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