2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab 4dr Extended Cab Work Truck 4WD LB (5.3L 8cyl 4A)
Although still very new, I'm sure that
I'm going to love this truck. First, I
wanted a real truck, w/few frills as
possible. I wanted a truck, with towing
power and decent fuel mileage. So far,
I've got exaclty what I asked for.
Drive-to-work fuel mileage is 18+ mpg.
It handles my 18' bass boat very well,
w/no problems accelerating on
All of my previous trucks were Fords (6
total). When I discovered that a
similarly equipped Ford was $3-$4000
more, I decided to look elsewhere. The
Dodge Ram (Hemi) was 2nd choice, but
fuel mileage is an issue.If you have a
budget, with similar needs, this is
the full review
† Edmunds.com received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power 2014 Third-Party Automotive Website Evaluation Study℠. Results based on responses from 3,381 responses, measuring 14 companies and measures third-party automotive website usefulness among new and used vehicle shoppers. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of owners surveyed from January 2014. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com.