2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Midnight Edition 4×4, After Dark

Chevrolet’s rapidly proliferating “Midnight Edition” treatment keeps things simple: Darken the exterior trim, slap on some black-painted wheels, and generally give the subject vehicle an overwhelming sense of subtle meanness. And so it goes with the Silverado Midnight Edition. We experienced the 2015 model just before driving the updated 2016 Silverado 1500, and, unable to […]

2016 Chevrolet Silverado Revealed: Tweaked Already, Only Two Years In

Full-size pickups used to sell themselves. Simple creatures with but one purpose—moving things—their life cycles used to be long, with updates few and far between. Not anymore. Nowadays, the pickup market has become as cutthroat as that of mid-size sedans. Ford has sharpened its knife in the form of its aluminum-bodied F-150, but Chevy isn’t […]

Chevy unveils refreshed Silverado for 2016

Chevy unveils refreshed Silverado for 2016 CHEVROLET Chevrolet has unveiled its 2016 Silverado 1500 pick up truck, which will start appearing in dealerships in the fall of 2015. American truck wars are heating up. Chevrolet, responding in part to new truck offerings from Ford and Fiat Chrysler’s Ram division, has refreshed its Silverado 1500 pick-up […]

GM and Subaru Add 390,000 Cars and Trucks to Takata Airbag Recall

The extent of General Motors’ involvement with the Takata airbag recalls was once limited to just a few Toyota-built Pontiac Vibes and rebadged Subarus sold as Saabs, but the American automaker has now announced a related action involving 330,198 heavy-duty pickups. At the same time, Subaru has quadrupled its affected models, now estimated at more than 80,000 vehicles in […]

Truckin': Every Full-Size Pickup Truck Ranked from Worst to Best

The pickup truck segment is so tightly contested you can hear a squeak when competing models pass each other on the road. Check out our ranking of half-ton pickups from worst to first.

2016 Chevrolet Silverado Spy Photos: A Slight Mug Adjustment Is in Store

The wheels of automotive development, they are a turnin’. Well, that and the five-to-six-year product cycle is always a turnin’, and so it goes with Chevrolet’s Silverado 1500 pickup. Having been redesigned for 2014, the Silverado is coming due for a freshening in the next year or so. Right on schedule, then, we’ve received our […]

How We’d Spec It: The Stripper 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with Extra Awesome

There’s something alluring about a base-model pickup—maybe it’s all the old Chevy C-10s, Ford F-100s, and assorted Dodge trucks we troll the internet for, or maybe it’s that modern trucks are pricier and more tech-laden than German luxury sedans. A 2015 Ford F-150 we ran through our How We’d Spec It online configurator test was a moderately equipped […]

How We’d Spec It: The Most ’Murican Sub-$50K Chevrolet Silverado 1500

We’re all about fairness here at Car and Driver, which is why we started to feel bad that Chevy fans had to sit idly by while we applied our fantasy online-car-configurating How We’d Spec It process to not one but two different 2015 Ford F-150s. So here we are, folks, kickin’ it fair and balanced […]

Monster Stickers Not Included: Chevrolet Offering “Black Out” Package for Silverado Work Truck

In today’s full-size-pickup world, the humble base/work truck variants are rarely spoken of, overshadowed by $50,000-plus, leather-lined, over-chromed Platinums and Laramies. But they’re not totally forgotten—just look at Ram, which has been churning out interesting takes on the base-truck theme like the Express and Tradesman. Now Chevrolet has entered the game with a slick Black Out […]

Chevy Keeps It Simple with New 2015 Silverado 1500 Custom

While the economic recovery and low gas prices have boosted sales of chrome-drenched execu-trucks—so, basically luxury cars with beds—there’s a temptation to forget that many folks who buy full-size pickups still want to use them as, you know, trucks. For these people, Chevy has introduced the 2015 Silverado Custom package, a back-to-basics hauler that adds […]