If you're on the hunt for a light-duty pickup truck that's powerful, efficient, capable, and tech-savvy, the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 LD could be the pickup truck for you. In this review, we at Fred Beans Chevrolet will introduce you to some of the Silverado 1500 LD's best performance, capability, and technology features. Shoppers in Chalfont, Warrington, and Doylestown should read ahead to learn more!


The 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 LD offers up five engine options in its powertrain lineup including…

  • A standard 285 horsepower 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 engine
  • A 310 horsepower 2.7L turbo engine
  • A 355 horsepower 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine
  • A 355 horsepower 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine with Dynamic Fuel Management
  • A 420 horsepower 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine

These engines can be paired with one of three automatic transmissions including a standard 6-speed, an 8-speed, and a 10-speed.

When properly equipped, the Silverado 1500 LD can handle up to 9,400 pounds of trailer weight1 and 1,860 pounds of payload weight.2 You'll also be able to enjoy a respectable EPA-estimated 15 city / 22 highway MPG.3


The various powertrain options of the 2019 Silverado 1500 LD may be the star of the show, but they don't work alone. This model offers up a variety of helpful pieces of towing and hauling equipment starting with a Tow/Haul Mode shifter. With this feature, you'll be able to customize your power distribution to make towing and hauling a breeze.

If you prefer to haul in the bed of your truck rather than tow, take advantage of the Silverado 1500 LD's available EZ Lift & Lower liftgate. With this feature, you'll be able to pack your cargo in the bed of your truck and count on it staying put throughout the duration of your journey.

One additional feature that you'll be able to enjoy is the Silverado 1500 LD's available Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac® off-road tires. Take on any kind of off-road conditions with confidence with these tires leading the way.


Inside the 2019 Silverado 1500 LD, you'll find an array of handy technology features. For starters, you'll have one of three available Chevrolet Infotainment Systems. All of them sport Bluetooth®, Apple CarPlay™, Android Auto™, and convenient voice command recognition.

Opt for the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Premium System and you'll also be able to enjoy turn-by-turn navigation with real-time traffic updates. You'll also be able to personalize your system with Cloud connected technology.

Up the entertainment and convenience in the Silverado 1500 LD even more with an available built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot. Use this hotspot to turn your Silverado 1500 LD into a mobile office on the worksite, or let your passengers enjoy unlimited streaming and surfing on your way to your next destination.


As you can see, the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 LD has everything light-duty pickup truck drivers need and more. Get the full experience for yourself by taking a test drive with us at Fred Beans Chevrolet. Shoppers in the areas of Chalfont, Warrington, and Doylestown can schedule a test drive today by giving us a call at the dealership!

1 Silverado 1500 4-door Double Cab Standard Box 2WD. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner's Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

2 Requires Silverado 1500 4-door Double Cab 2WD. These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the Vehicle Loading section of the Owner's Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver door jamb.

3 EPA-estimated 15 MPG city/22 highway with 5.3L V8 engine (2WD).