Later this year, the new Chevrolet Silverado will be available in eight different trim levels paired with six engine and transmission combinations, including a surprising new powertrain: a 2.7-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with fuel-saving technology.
But if you think it will be underpowered, think again: Chevrolet says the new 2.7-liter engine is more powerful and efficient than the 4.3-liter V6 it replaces, delivering 310 horsepower and 348 pound-feet of torque.
“A major focus of the next-generation Silverado is expanding the range of choices,” said Tim Asoklis, chief engineer for the Silverado 1500. “With all-new engines and a broader model range, there’s a Silverado for everyone, whether you’re buying your first pickup or your tenth.”
Read the article at Forbes.