2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 | Richmond KY
The 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 offers three engine options boasting varying levels of efficiency and power
The 2015 model’s eight-speed automatic transmission will receive a larger workload for 2016
The standard 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 boasts class-leading torque and a thrifty 24 highway mpg
Upgrading to the available 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 rewards drivers with a muscular 12,000-pound towing capacity
The 2016 Silverado 1500 offers built-in 4G LTE WiFi, wireless charging and the Chevy MyLink interface
The standard high-strength steel safety cage and six airbags work extra hard to keep passengers safe
Classic Power, Innovative Style
When we’re discussing our favorite facets of our full-size, light-duty truck lineup, we often find that, apart from the otherworldly performance, it sounds like we’re describing one of our upscale sedans. That’s because, believe it or not, the 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 in Richmond KY seamlessly blends the power of our award-winning pickup with comfort amenities that are welcoming as can be. So, despite the rugged style and powerful performance they’ve come to expect from our best-selling pickup, the welcoming and accommodating nature of the model might come as a surprise to some.
Still, it’s impossible to describe the 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 without first sticking our heads under the hood. Three engines are now offered for Kentucky buyers, each of which offers something special for their operators. Standard for 2016 is a 4.3L EcoTec3 V6, which rewards drivers with best-in-class standard V6 torque along with 24 highway mpg. Up next is a 5.3L EcoTec3 V8, delivering class-best fuel economy for a gas-powered V8 along with an 11,000-pound towing capacity. Rounding out the engine offerings for 2016 is a 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 that growls with the confidence of 420 hp, 460 lb-ft of torque and a 12,000-pound towing capacity. In each instance, buyers enjoy Active Fuel Management, Direct Injection and Continuously Variable Valve Timing to offer confident and smooth performance at all times.View Inventory
Features and Amenities that are First Class, in Any Class
Not content to simply blow the competition away in terms of power and performance, the 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 delivers first-rate tech and convenience features as well. The Silverado now offers the updated Chevy MyLink interface with Bluetooth connectivity to allow for hands-free phone functions, easy turn-by-turn navigation and access to all of the musical playlists on your smartphone. It also happens to be the first full-size pickup to offer built-in 4G LTE WiFI, allowing a crystal-clear internet connection for up to seven smart devices. Factor in the wireless charging pad that is built right into the center console, and you can be certain that the level of connectivity in this model is second to none.
The 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 also receives many design upgrades for the new year, most of which are readily seen right up front. The new front end features a sculpted hood with signature LED lighting accents to offer a stunningly muscular look. And, for those who enjoy the grilles seen in some of the popular Special Editions from 2015, take heart; the Silverado 1500 now offers a body-colored grille as well, proving that there truly is a new face of Chevy strength.
The 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 is coming in fall of 2015 to Jack Burford Chevy, and we’re already taking orders at our Richmond dealership. To learn more or to schedule a test drive, visit our dealership today!