Read the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Reviews


The Chevy Silverado has long been a favorite among discerning pickup shoppers, and the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is no exception. Edmunds has a look at its “powerful and fuel-efficient engines,” while The Car Connection says it’s a “good-looking pickup that’ll work in nearly every circumstance.” Finally, Kelley Blue Book recognizes that it’s “as much about capability as it is technology and comfort.” Read more 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 reviews before taking this new truck for a test drive at Sunrise Chevrolet.

The Car Connection


“The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado is a straightforward, good-looking pickup that’ll work in nearly every circumstance, with any outfit.”

The design focus of the new Silverado is all about utility and class, featuring a classic pickup presence on the road along with a high-strength steel frame that can take the hefty work of day-to-day jobs. This full-size pickup is offered in Regular Cab, Double Cab, and Crew Cab setups, along with short, regular, and large bed sizes. Handle any job with respectable style and class in the 2017 Silverado 1500.


“A wide range of body styles, an impressive interior, and a lineup of powerful and fuel-efficient engines make the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado a solid choice in the full-size pickup class.”

The Silverado 1500 delivers a serious amount of power and impressive fuel economy from three different engine options:

  • 4.3L V6: The base engine on the Silverado 1500 is a 4.3L V6 that makes 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. It can tow up to 7600 pounds when properly equipped, and fuel economy comes in at up to an EPA-estimated 24 mpg highway and 18 mpg city.
  • 5.3L V8: The middle engine is a 5.3L V8 that’s good for 355, 383 lb-ft of torque, and a max tow rating of 11,000 pounds. Top EPA estimates are 19 mpg combined city/highway.
  • 6.2L V8: The top engine in the lineup sends out 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, as well as a maximum 12,500 pounds towing capacity. It gets up to 17 mpg combined city/highway, according to the EPA.

Kelley Blue Book

Kelley Blue Book

“With its vast configuration options, engine choices and trims, Chevy’s 2017 Chevrolet Silverado full-size pickup is as much about capability as it is technology and comfort.”

There’s little questioning the ability of the Silverado 1500 to live up to your biggest work loads, but another thing that sets it apart is the abundance of convenience and high-tech features found inside the cabin. Highlights include a Chevy MyLink touchscreen interface with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone app integration, OnStar telematics with emergency crash notification and a 4G LTE Wi-FI connection, and a Teen Driver mode that lets you monitor and control your teen’s driving habits, as well as those of a valet.

Come to Tom Gill Chevy to Make Your Own Decision

Are you ready to see the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 in person? Tom Gill Chevy has it for sale in the trim and configuration of your choice, so take the short drive over the state line from Cincinnati to our dealership at 7830 Commerce Drive in Florence, KY. Contact us with any questions!