2023 Chevrolet Silverado EV – Review (WT, RST, Interior, Price in 2023)
The new electric Chevy truck gets its name from the two electric motors that power up this vehicle, Chevrolet and Silverado. For this generation of Silverado trucks, General Motors will be offering it in crew cab models. Before we get into more details, just a reminder that we have a fun fact for you towards the end of the video so stay tuned. It has the same motor as the Hummer EV and because its a fully electric truck there is additional trunk space. The e trunk under the cars Hood, where the engine would typically be for its previous generation. The Chevy Silverado 2023 EV is a five passenger Silverado truck that can haul a payload of 12 000 to 13 000 pounds set on 10 feet, 10 inches of the load floor. In addition, all the trim levels in its lineup offer a four wheel: drive configuration with the new E4 wheel, drive to accommodate the budgets, needs and tastes of Chevrolet truck users. The 2023 Chevy Silverado EV truck comes in three trim levels. The work truck or WT is the basic trim of the 2023 Chevy Silverado EV truck weighing 5290 pounds. It is also the cheapest trim level of the EV Chevy. The WT trim is available only as a fleet only purpose truck the Trail Boss trim is the EV Chevy trucks mid range level weighing 5290 pounds and has additional features to the WT trim. Unlike the WT trim, the 2023 Silverado EV is for individual consumers and not a commercial.
Only truck the rst trim is the highest trim level weighing 6 800 pounds. It is also the most expensive of the other three Chevy Silverado EV trim levels, because it has additional features and capabilities. For example, it features a more sporty appearance and exterior accent undercutting its closest competitor by over ten thousand dollars. The Chevrolet Silverado EV aims to be Americas most affordable, electric pickup Toledo propulsion systems, GMs domestic powertrain factory, located in Toledo, Ohio, will manufacture the electric motors of the Silverado EV GM is investing 760 million dollars in the factory for Ev Drive Unit production. The company announced on September 23, 2022. figuration of the Chevrolet Silverado EV work truck, will cost ‘ 900 MSRP GM has stated during the Chevrolet Silverado evwts Digital World premiere in January 2022 that it plans to launch the truck in the U.S in the spring of 2023.. Gm has confirmed that the Chevrolet Silverado EV will be available with an E4 wheel, drive system comprising front and rear Motors. It has confirmed the power and torque figures, though, which indicate the fitment of two Motors in the work truck. The company says that the Silverado evwts powertrain produces 510 horsepower and 615 pound feet of torque. A single motor configuration looks highly unlikely for any Silverado EV trim level. The ultim platform offers many advantages that remain hidden underneath the body, but make a significant difference for customers. If we take the Chevrolet Silverados example, the electric model will likely use 45 fewer part numbers than the gas powered Silverado Doug Parks.
Gm Executive Vice President of global product development purchasing and supply chain revealed this development at the companys investor day. 2022 event. On November 17, 2022 as GM needs to design validate tool and build few fewer Parts, it can keep the costs low and speed up the time it takes from vehicle development to delivery. Moreover, the company can make EVS with configurations that are usually complex and expensive in the case of a combustion model. Consider the Chevrolet Blazer EV, for instance, which will be available in both front and rear wheel, drive drivetrain layouts. The charging power of the Silverado EV is 350 kilowatts as standard GM expects 10 minutes of charging through an 800 volt DC charger that can charge it up to 350 kilowatts to provide a range of approximately 100 miles. The company is estimating a range of over 400 miles on a full charge, hinting that its not downsizing the battery pack, a 24 module pack. The Silverado evwt includes bi directional charging support, so we can supply up to 10.2 kilowatts of power from its battery pack to charge electronic equipment or even another EV at the job site, while not leaving the driver stranded. After a days work. The Silverado evwt trim comes with tow haul mode, trailer hitch provisions and an integrated brake controller and hitch guidance. It will offer 1200 pounds of payload capacity and 8 000 pounds of towing capacity in the 2025 model year truck an optional Max towing package will become available for the WT trim and that will lead to a significantly higher towing capacity of 20 000 pounds.
The max towing package will also offer rear axle, steering Silverado EV chief engineer confirmed to GM Authority on February 17, 2022., the first time that GM is offering four wheel steering in the early 2000s GMs quadrasteer was developed by Delphi, Automotive, now active and at seven thousand Dollars it was offered as an optional extra on the Silverado, Suburban Sierra and Yukon models, young lowered prices in the subsequent years to make it an attractive proposition before removing the option, even though a base trim, the Silverado WT appears quite decent and generously equipped. It has an 8 inch customizable virtual instrument cluster and an 11.3 inch touchscreen infotainment system, a dual zone, automatic climate control system, adaptive cruise control, Lane keep assist and two USBC ports will also be among the key features of the WT trim. Gmauthority.Com has published pictures that show the interior of the WT variant in real life, which looks nothing different from what GM has shown in the official images. The lower controls on the center console of the electric work truck include twin dials for the cabin temperature between which are hard buttons for the air conditioning fan and defroster. These Comfort controls appear easy to reach and use, while driving experts spotted a fair amount of storage. Space right below the center console and behind the pair of cup holders sits a padded armrest DM will offer a wide variety of accessories with which customers can customize their Chevy Silverado EV to suit their own.
Unique business needs multiple storage boxes for the electric pickups trunk or on its bed to No Covers sliding tray system accessory power bar bed. Caps and more official accessories will be available to modify the new electric pickup truck. The power based charging system combined with the accessory power bar will offer up to 10 Outlets that provide a total of 10.2 kilowatts of power for charging and running power tools. Other EVS or home equipment, the work truck should be available with plenty of advanced safety features. Some of them could be HD surround Vision, 360 degree, camera system in telebeam, Auto high beam forward Collision, alert automatic emergency braking front pedestrian. Braking following distance indicator. Lane keep assist with Lane departure warning, rear, cross traffic, braking and safety alert seat. Thank you for staying with us this far its now time to get into the bonus fact. William C Durant, co founded the Chevrolet motor company, along with Automotive engineer, Lewis Chevrolet. This was in 1911.. Two years later, the company adopted the iconic bowtie logo, which Durant says was inspired by the pattern on some Hotel wallpaper. His wife, on the other hand, suggests that Durant actually borrowed the concept from an existing company in the coal industry. What are your thoughts on the iconic logo comment down below and let us know if you think it was actually borrowed if you enjoyed the content uplift, the channel by hitting like subscribe and also ring the YT Bell to meet us again in the following video.