No 1500 version was offered. While all prior C/K half-ton trucks had used a six-lug bolt pattern (6 x 5.5") for the wheels, two-wheel-drive models switched to a five-lug pattern (5 lugs — 5 inch bolt circle) common to Buick, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, and Cadillac passenger cars. If using information gathered from Road Test articles from a reputable automotive source, then please make sure to cite the quote. , For that year, Chevrolet has added and dropped some of the Special Editions for the Silverado truck series. The 1500 series came standard with the 5.3L Vortec 5300 V8, but the 4.8L V8 could be ordered with an option credit if so desired. Maximum towing capacity and payload for the 2500HD is 15,800 lbs and 3,892 lbs respectively, while the 3500 can tow 16,500 lbs and haul 5,307 lbs. For 1995, the truck received minor but important changes that added many carlike comfort and convenience features such as a driver's- side airbag, 4-wheel antilock brakes and a brake-transmission shift interlock (a passenger car safety feature that prevents shifting out of Neutral unless the brake pedal is depressed). The 6.2-L V8 engine is the sole engine choice at the launch.. On January 14, 2014, The Silverado, along with the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, received the 2014 North American International Auto Show's Car and Truck of the Year awards. A utility variant known as the K5 Blazer was also introduced with a shorter wheelbase of 104 inches. See Wikicars' comprehensive Chevrolet Silverado Review. The 2500HD had an available five-speed (six-speed for 2006-2007 models) Allison 1000 transmission with the Vortec 8100 and Duramax 6.6. The Silverado 2500HD had 5.7% of vehicles over 200,000 miles, according to the iSeeCars study. For 2020, Silverado and Sierra models add SiriusXM 360L compatibility. It's joined by two 60-kilowatt electric motors supplied by a nickel–metal hydride battery pack under the rear seat.  For 2017, it was also available in Hawaii, Oregon, Texas, and Washington. Bluetooth was added to the equipment list, becoming standard on Denali, SLT, and LTZ and optional on SLE and LT, as was an optional rear vision camera. Engine size  Available in either two- or four-wheel-drive, the Sierra 1500 Hybrid is powered by a 6.0-liter V8. For 2020, availability of both the 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 gasoline engine and the 10-speed automatic transmission will expand to most Silverado 1500 and Sierra 1500 trim levels. Regular CabExtended CabCrew Cab (1-ton only) Advanced, active safety features included in the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado are: Chevrolet released three all-new 2020 Silverado models, including the Silverado 2500 HD and 3500 HD, in 2019. GM dropped the 900 platform and changed to K2XX. The LSSV is a GM-built Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD, Chevrolet Tahoe, or Chevrolet Suburban that is powered by a Duramax 6.6 liter turbo diesel engine. These trucks also featured a standard bedliner, box-rail protectors, in-bed power outlet, and many optional accessories suited to tradesmen (ladder racks, toolboxes, etc.). New colors include Graphite Metallic and Pepperdust Metallic (Chevrolet) or Dark Slate Metallic and Pepperdust Metallic (GMC). A new base engine finished the model in 1966 with a 155 hp (116 kW) 250 in³ (4.1 L) I6. Chevrolet is represented in the NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series by the Silverado.