2024 Chevrolet SILVERADO EV – WALKAROUND & REVIEW | World Premiere of All-Electric Chevy SILVERADO
It builds on more than a century of chevrolet truck dominance, industry leading innovation and taps into the limitless imaginations of our engineers and design teams. Weve created a truck that is more than just an electric truck. This is a purpose built chevrolet, silverado, ev, Music, foreign, Music, so Music, the chevrolet silverado ev, will harness the best of the altium platform and silverados proven credentials as the brands best selling nameplate. It will offer a revolutionary mix of capability performance safety, flexibility and design that catapults this electric truck for both fleet and retail customers into a category of its own, while offering a gm estimated range of at least 400 miles on a full charge. Id like to introduce the chief engineer of the chevrolet silverado ev, nicole kratz, along with ryan vaughn silverado ev design, director, who will tell us more. The silverado ev doesnt just set the standard for all electric pickups. It sets the bar for traditional truck capability and completely reimagines. What a truck can be. We will offer several variants of the silverado ev, starting with a work truck and a higher end rst model in late 2023. Our clean slate approach allowed us to create a new body architecture which efficiently leverages the available 24 module altium battery pack as part of the fundamental structure which enables our impressive range. This structural design integrates the capability. Silverado customers have come to expect from a full size. Pickup in terms of strength, durability and performance, while also providing a more comfortable, confident ride, both on and off road, offering a gm estimated range of 400 miles on a full charge on both work, truck and rst models.
Silverado ev customers get all they can expect from a chevy truck and so much more and standard dc fast. Charging capabilities of up to 350 kilowatts enable the silverado ev to add approximately 100 miles of range in only 10 minutes on public dc fast chargers. Two motors deliver power to the available 24 inch wheels on rst, improving vehicle responsiveness and control. The power is impressive and immediate. At the push of a button on the rst wide, open, watts mode delivers at least 664 horsepower and an impressive 780 foot pounds of torque at the drivers disposal boasting a gm estimated 0 60 time of under four and a half seconds. The chassis is designed with independent rear suspension, add to that automatic adaptive, air suspension and the silverado ev can raise and lower up to nearly two inches in each direction. Four wheel steering offers a tighter turning radius at low speeds and improved handling and stability at higher speeds, including great trailering dynamics. The rst model offers up to 10 000 pounds of towing capability and 300 pounds of payload when it comes to power in the silverado ev. We went above and beyond traditional truck performance when combined with the available accessory power bar the power based charging system offers up to 10 outlets, to provide a total of 10.2 kilowatts of all electric power available for your campsite job site and even your home. The silverado ev is capable of charging another ev using the available accessory charge.
Cord the possibilities are truly endless and we cant forget available super cruise with trailering the industrys first true hands free driver assistance, technology for compatible roads last but certainly not least, the silverado ev. Will offer a comprehensive suite of standard and available safety features together? These technologies give drivers more confidence behind the wheel. Our goal as a design team was to leverage the flexibility of the ultim platform to deliver a truck that conveys capability and athletic performance. The front end design is sculpted to efficiently direct air down the body side, significantly reducing, drag and turbulence the silverado ev work truck is estimated to have one of the lowest drag coefficients of any available production, full size, pickup truck, which helps enable our impressive available range. The ltm platform allows us to imagine new storage and utility possibilities that come with an entirely new ev centric design, silverados e trunk, a lockable weatherproof compartment in the front of the vehicle, provides enough space for a large suitcase and has a multitude of accessory options based On the unique needs of the customer, the storage capacity of the 5 foot 11 inch bed is maximized thanks to an innovative, available, multi flex, mid gate, which provides just over nine feet of storage between the cab and the tailgate. When open a 40 60. Second, row split offers four configurations that create the ability to haul gear or equipment while still accommodating a passenger. In the second row, an optional tonneau cover adds lockable weatherproof storage to keep cargo protected from the elements.
When you add in the available multi flex tailgate with six functional positions, it was up to 10 feet, 10 inches of load floor and storage capability inside we integrated significant first row storage on both the work truck and rst trims. These solutions are flexible, enabling customers to use the space in a way that best meets their needs. For example, the rsts modular console features a capacity of just over seven gallons. This means a lunch. Cooler can easily fit inside with room to spare thats in the center console sitting right between the driver and passenger. We took advantage of the ultim architecture to shorten the front overhang for enhanced forward down vision and push the rear seats rearward, giving us spacious. Second row: legroom passengers well over six feet. Tall will be comfortable and they wont have to figure out where to put their feet around the tracks of the seat in front of them and the rsts fixed glass roof offers expansive visibility, increased headroom and an enhanced experience of spaciousness for both front and rear passengers. The silverado ev is packed with the latest technology which engages customers even before they get behind the wheel. When a customer approaches the truck with an enabled cell phone or key fob, the silverado ev rst greets them with a unique exterior lighting animation. The driver focus screens present information in a customizable and intuitive format upon entering the vehicle. A 3d animation appears on the massive standard 17 inch diagonal freeform lcd infotainment screen, which is paired with a neighboring 11 inch.
Diagonal driver instrument display, together with the driver, heads up display with a field of view of over 14 inches a driver cant ask for more information at their disposal with new hands free start. The vehicle turns on automatically after the customer enters with an enabled device, leaving hands free to buckle up and get on the road. The silverado ev will be the first chevrolet vehicle to feature altify, giving drivers the opportunity to evolve their vehicles over time. Both enhancing the vehicle capabilities and accessing cloud services in the most flexible and fastest way possible were on a relentless pursuit to offer a truck for every customer and the possibilities expand as we move into an all electric future. Its our mission to offer solutions to other companies with sustainable transportation goals and the silverado ev is a critical driver of that change. The work truck trim will offer substantial capability up to 510 horsepower and 615 foot pounds of torque 8 000 pounds of towing capability and 1200 pounds of payload. After initial launch. We will introduce a model with a max tow of 20 000 pounds. There are also nearly endless options to accessorize the work truck as dictated by our customers. Unique business needs and a robust software system gives fleet owners the tools they need to effectively manage their ev fleet, including features that help regulate charging grid usage and more. We will launch our fleet model first, offering a gm estimated range of over 400 miles on a full charge.
We are not alone in our desire to embrace an ev future and move the world forward with sustainable transportation were starting. A movement lets hear from two other companies who are on the same mission and have expressed interest in buying some of the first silverado evs for their fleets at enterprise. Sustainability is important because we are a multi generational, family business. We know how important it is to plan for the future and that next generation of employees and customers, so our customer base is very diverse and we have a wide range of mobility solutions. Many of our renters use our vehicles for an extended test, drive theyre. Looking for what is the new technology in the market, what are new, automobiles and new vehicles in the market that they may want to buy, and so our position is enterprise. Rent, a car really will help drive awareness and adoption of electric vehicles, and that includes the silverado ev and our customers are telling us that they love trucks and 20 of the new car market is truck. This is an opportunity to use the silverado ev to push awareness and brand recognition throughout the industry. Quantum manages two things we manage people and fleet, we think about it. Every day, the long term nature of the fleet, the sustainable nature of the fleet and how we manage that as a company over time. So when we think about an ev on a truck a light duty truck, the silverado makes a lot of sense for us from an electric standpoint, the silverado ev makes us much more efficient, more sustainable.
It checks all the boxes for us as we go into ev. The light duty truck and the way the advances that are being made there from a fleet standpoint makes sense for quantum. We just gave you a first look at our silverado ev lineup thats, coming starting with a work truck and followed soon after by the silverado rst. We will launch a work truck model in spring of 2023, offering an expected gm estimated range of at least 400 miles on a full charge. Additional lower range work, truck models will follow, giving customers a variety of choices with different ranges and price points to meet their needs, including a base model at a very competitive starting msrp of ‘ 900 us dollars plus dealer freight. The silverado ev rst first edition will launch in the fall of 2023 as an exclusive, fully loaded model at its core. The silverado ev maintains the prowess that silverado is known for, but takes it even further. It can tow haul carry and do it all with incredible performance and dependability both on and off road with no tailpipe emissions, just as we saw with the cadillac lyric and the gmc hummer ev, pickup and suv. We expect a lot of early interest in this truck. So, starting today you can place your reservation for the silverado ev at chevrolet.com, but thats just the beginning, as you would expect from chevrolet, we will offer additional variants and models after initial launch were excited to give you a sneak peek at the future.
Silverado ev trail boss model, which taps into our strong foundation of capable factory lifted trucks, so for those customers who want something even more rugged and off road capable we have you covered today, our network of valued chevrolet dealers sell to a wide range of customers at Virtually every price point and in every segment, with an established full line brand like chevy, we can be in multiple segments and with the volume models and the value customers all over.