By Larry Lark, contributor
The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab Customized Path Boss four-wheel drive pickup truck supplies house owners with numerous functionality, numerous expertise, and plenty of enjoyable.
And of if that trim is to not your liking, no worries. Chevrolet supplies WT, LT, RST, LTZ, LT Path Boss and Excessive Nation trims to suit your particular person wants and way of life. There are additionally 2.7-liter Turbo, 3.0-liter Duramax Turbo-Diesel, 5.3-liter V8 and 6.2-liter V8 engines to contemplate. To not point out mattress sizes and cab variations.
My tester got here geared up with the unhealthy boy, the 6.2-liter V8, variable valve timing direct-inject engine with dynamic gasoline administration and cease/begin. The engine was paired with a 10-speed computerized transmission. The duo delivers 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque, greater than sufficient energy (12,100 kilos to be actual) to tow any toy you’ll be able to conjure – or afford.
The Customized Path Boss seats as much as six-passengers with room for 2 6-foot-Four passengers to take a seat behind each other in the back and front. The humungous heart console could be folded upright, permitting three passengers within the entrance, together with three on the bench seat within the rear.
A normal-size mattress contains tie-hooks and spray-in liner, and is prepared for obligation.
Customized is the place high-style and worth meet. Silverado Customized contains body-color bumpers and heart grille bar together with deep-tinted glass, signature LED taillamps, 20-inch shiny silver-painted aluminum wheels, and dual-outlet exhaust with polished ideas.
Path Boss takes Chevrolet’s model’s iconic pickup to the subsequent stage of off-road functionality, including tools like a two-inch suspension raise, Rancho monotube shock absorbers, high-capacity air filter, skid plates, hill descent management, and an computerized rear locking differential.
Merely push buttons within the sprint to interact computerized, two-wheel excessive, four-wheel excessive and four-wheel low traction choices.
This yr, Silverado clients are handled to a multi-flex tailgate with six distinctive features, permitting for simpler entry to mattress cargo, enhanced loading options and a standing workstation. With a weight capability of 375 kilos, totally different configurations are activated utilizing a key fob or two tailgate-mounted buttons, one for the total gate and one other for the second-tier loading and storage choices.
The most recent technology Silverado planted its flag at launch by providing as much as 15 distinctive digicam views – essentially the most of any competitor – to assist make trailering less complicated. Now, 2021 fashions up the ante and provide new or enhanced trailering expertise, together with:
Trailer Size Indicator
Cargo Mattress Enhancement
Rear Trailer View with tips and trailer-angle indicator
Rear facet view enhancement
Creature comforts embrace an Infotainment system with seven-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, 4G LTE Wi-Fi, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, air con, USB ports, distant keyless entry,
distant begin, content material theft alarm, rear seat reminds, and energy home windows.
Security is considered as effectively with rear imaginative and prescient digicam, teen driver mode, tire stress monitoring, ahead collision alert, computerized emergency braking, entrance pedestrian braking, steering wheel audio controls and a driver information heart.
Base Value: $44,795
Value As Pushed: $49,290
Vacation spot cost is included in base worth. Autos are offered by the producer. Listing worth might differ at native dealerships.
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