(4.5) 99 reviews
MSRP: $20,491$39,883
Body Style: Truck
Combined MPG: 18-20
Engine: 355-hp, 5.3-liter V-8 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Towing Capacity: 9,800 lbs.
2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Our Take on the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Our Take

Full-size pickup trucks are Detroit's bread and butter. Chevrolet has played fairly conservatively with the Silverado's first major redesign since the 2007 model. The Silverado looks a lot like the last one on the outside with some influence from the heavy-duty line. Not much beyond th... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • An evolutionary generation update
  • No mention of any SS model, diesel or hybrid option

Notable Features

  • Three new direct-injection engines
  • New sheet metal
  • New interior
  • Overhauled mechanical components
  • Improved pickup utility with new lighting, access and cargo retention

56 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.