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2011 Chevy Silverado 1500 Standard Bed Extended Cab Truck

2011 Chevrolet Silverado Review

(3 Stars)  Holds up against the competition

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Overview
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is not the largest trucking package offered from Chevy, but the extended cab and crew cab options make this one of the most popular of all truck models that Chevrolet is offering. The ability to carry more passengers in a truck only makes since, if you own a truck just for work this can be a crazy expense, but when you can bring the family along in the extended cab after the work day is done the Silverado seems like 2 vehicles in one.

The economy has really affected the sales of big trucks mainly due to their low gas mileage. The Silverado was considered to be the best in its class before the economy slowed as did the R & D team that was putting this amazing truck on the map. This is still a very solid truck that offers a huge amount of durability and rugged performance. The Silverado 1500 can pull up to 10,700 pounds and you can

The standard model comes with a Vortec V-8 engine that can provide as much as 300 horsepower and 300 foot pounds of torque. These powerful trucks are starting at $20,850 and can be almost $30,000 if you equip them well.

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2011 Silverado 1500 Standard Bed Extended Cab Pickup Vehicle Overview

  Performance Review  
Engine: 4.3L Vortec V6 OHV and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 15 MPG city, 20 MPG highway, 17 MPG combined and 442 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
26.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 195 hp @ 4,600 rpm; 260 ft lb of torque @ 2,800 rpm

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'11 Chevy 1500 Standard Bed Extended Cab Truck Standard Equipment

  Braking and Handling  
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Four Wheel ABS
  Climate Control  
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Front Air Conditioning
  Convenience  
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Auto On Headlights
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Cruise Control
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Keyless Entry
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Power Locks
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Power Outlet(s)
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Power Windows
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Steering Wheel Tilt
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Vehicle Information Center
  Drive  
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Electronic Transfer Case
  Exterior  
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Privacy Glass
  Interior  
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Cup Holders
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Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  Safety  
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Auto Day/Night Mirror
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Auto Dimming Mirrors
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Auto Tilt Down Mirrors
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Daytime Running Lights
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Driver Air Bag
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Front Fog Lights
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Front Wipers, Variable Intermittent
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Head/Curtain Airbag
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Heated Outside Mirrors
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Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors
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Passenger Air Bag
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Side Air Bag(s)
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Stability Control
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Theft Deterrent System
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Traction Control
  Seats  
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Dual Power Seats
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Folding Rear Seat
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Heated Front Seats
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Leather Seats
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Memory Seat
  Sound and Entertainment  
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Compact Disc MP3 Capable
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Compact Disc Player
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Satellite Radio
  Technology  
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Blue Tooth Compatible
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GPS/Satellite Communication
  Tires and Wheels  
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Full Spare Tire
  Trucks and Towing  
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Engine Oil Cooler
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Tow Hooks
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Trailer Harness
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Trailer Hitch
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Transmission Oil Cooler
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