Check out the new 2012 Silverado 1500 in the Roanoke, VA area!
For those wanting rugged good looks, impressive power, large payload capacity, remarkable hauling ability, and advanced safety, take a look at the new 2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Rocky Mount, VA at Midpoint Chevrolet Buick GMC. Read more about the 2012 Silverado 1500 specs below, available in the Roanoke area.
2012 Silverado Performance
Available in five different trims, three different cabs, three different boxes, and in 2WD and 4WD configurations, the 2012 Silverado 1500 can be powered by a variety of Vortec engines: a 4.3L V6, a 300-hp 4.8L V8 with 300 lb.-ft. of torque, a 315-hp 5.3L V8 with 335 lb-ft of torque or a 403-hp 6.2L V8 with 417 lb-ft of torque. Additionally, every non-hybrid V8 engine can operate on E85, a blend of 85% ethanol and 15% gasoline that can reduce tailpipe emissions and help reduce America's dependence on oil. Fuel economy ranges from 13 city/18 highway on 4.8L V8-equipped models to 15 city/21 highway on 5.3L V8 equipped models. However, don't think that power has been sacrificed for fuel efficiency. The 2012 Silverado can tow up to 10,600 lbs. (Extended Cab) and haul between 1835 lbs. (Extended Cab) and 1,937 lbs. (Crew Cab) when properly equipped with the available MAX Trailering Pack, which includes a 9.5-inch rear axle, Vortec 6.2L V8 engine, and GM segment-exclusive automatic locking rear differential.
2012 Silverado Standard Features & Options
Plenty of advanced technology has been packed into the 2012 Silverado 1500. Never get lost again with the available navigation system, which includes voice recognition that can respond to up to 26 commands and a touch-screen display. Upgrade the navigation system with XM NavTraffic to see live traffic updates. Tackle even the toughest back roads with the available Z71 Off-Road Package, which includes 46mm twin-tube high-pressure gas-charged shocks, GM segment-exclusive automatic locking rear differential, Z71 Off-Road suspension and Skid Plate Package with a frame-mounted shield. Also available for those opting for the Z71 Off-Road Package is the Z71 Appearance Package, which includes 18" aluminum wheels, body-color mirrors and door handles, body-color grille with chrome insert, and Rancho shocks, among other things. Other features/options on the 2012 Silverado include a Tow/Haul mode, Bluetooth and USB port for MP3 players and flash drives. You can even turn your Silverado into a mobile hot-spot with Chevrolet Wi-Fi by Autonet Mobile. With support for several simultaneous devices, your Silverado can give you full Internet access inside the vehicle and up to 150 feet away. It's not just for entertainment purposesâ?" imagine being able to be at your work site and access online ordering sites, municipal sites with permit and building code information, and more.
2012 Silverado Safety
Safety is always a major priority when it comes to vehicles, which is why the 2012 Silverado 1500 comes equipped with a number of safety features like 6 standard airbags, StabiliTrak Electronic Stability Control System, steel safety cage, and tire pressure monitor. OnStar, standard on all models but WT, also adds important safety features like Crisis Assist, Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostics and more. There is even an available Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist and a Rearview Camera System (LT and LTZ) that can help you get in and out of crowded parking lots, as well as back up to a trailer with ease.
Schedule a Test Drive
It's easy to see why the Silverado is the most dependable, longest-lasting full-size pickup on the road. You can't fully appreciate the Silverado's potential until you get behind the wheel. Schedule a 2012 Silverado test drive in Rocky Mount, VA, at Midpoint Chevrolet Buick GMC today by calling (866) 998-7908, or simply swing by our dealership at 17801 Virgil Goode Highway Rocky Mount, VA 24151. We look forward to seeing our Rocky Mount, Altavista and Greensboro, VA, customers soon!