2012 Chevrolet Silverado HD Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name Work Truck (2WD Reg Cab 133.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 29100.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (2WD Reg Cab 133.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 32205.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (2WD Ext Cab 144.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 31030.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (2WD Ext Cab 144.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 34655.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (2WD Ext Cab 144.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 39925.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (2WD Ext Cab 158.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 31225.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (2WD Ext Cab 158.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 34850.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (2WD Ext Cab 158.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 40120.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (2WD Crew Cab 153.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 33035.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (2WD Crew Cab 153.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 36550.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (2WD Crew Cab 153.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 42395.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (2WD Crew Cab 167.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 33230.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (2WD Crew Cab 167.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 36745.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (2WD Crew Cab 167.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 42590.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (4WD Reg Cab 133.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 32055.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (4WD Reg Cab 133.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 35355.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (4WD Ext Cab 144.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 33985.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (4WD Ext Cab 144.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 37950.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (4WD Ext Cab 144.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 43075.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (4WD Ext Cab 158.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 34180.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (4WD Ext Cab 158.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 38145.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (4WD Ext Cab 158.2") Transmission Automatic MSRP 43270.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (4WD Crew Cab 153.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 35990.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (4WD Crew Cab 153.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 39845.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (4WD Crew Cab 153.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 45545.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name Work Truck (4WD Crew Cab 167.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 36185.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LT (4WD Crew Cab 167.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 40040.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
Name LTZ (4WD Crew Cab 167.7") Transmission Automatic MSRP 45740.00 Engine 6.6L/403 City/Hwy MPG 0/0
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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger, driver and front passenger manual reclining with outboard head restraints and center fold-down armrest with storage
  • Seat trim, Vinyl
  • Floor covering, Black rubberized vinyl
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel, adjustable with brake/transmission shift interlock
  • Steering wheel includes theft-deterrent locking feature
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, fuel level, engine temperature, tachometer, voltmeter and oil pressure indicators
  • Driver Information Center with odometer, trip odometer and message center (monitors numerous systems depending on vehicle equipment level including low fuel, turn signal "on", transmission temperature and oil change notification) (Driver Information Center controls are operated through the trip odometer button unless (UK3) steering wheel mounted audio controls is ordered. On 1LT and 1LZ, includes 8-point compass and outside temperature.)
  • Warning tones headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver and passenger buckle up reminder and turn signal on
  • Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed, located on steering wheel
  • Air conditioning, single-zone manual front climate control
  • Cup holders, front (Also includes rear cupholders on Extended and Crew Cab models)
  • Power outlets 2 auxiliary instrument panel-mounted with covers, 12-volt
  • Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night
  • Visors, driver and front passenger, sliding with clip and passenger side vanity mirror with cover, Opal Gray-colored
  • Assist handle, front passenger (Also includes rear assist handles in the headliner on Extended and Crew Cab models)
  • Lighting, interior with dome and reading lights, illuminated entry feature and backlit instrument panel switches
  • Coat hooks, rear driver and passenger side
  • Seats, front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger, driver and front passenger manual reclining center fold-down armrest with storage, lockable storage compartment in seat cushion (includes auxiliary power outlet), adjustable outboard head restraints and storage pockets on Extended and Crew Cab models
  • Seat trim, Premium Cloth
  • Seat adjuster, manual lumbar control on the driver-side
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting with rubberized vinyl floor mats (Extended and Crew Cab models also include rear floor mats) (May be substituted with (BG9) Black rubberized vinyl floor covering.)
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped with theft-deterrent locking feature
  • Windows, power with driver Express-Down
  • Door locks, power includes Remote Keyless Entry
  • Remote vehicle starter prep package includes Remote Keyless Entry with 2 transmitters, panic button and content theft alarm (To enable remote start capability, new key fobs and vehicle reprogramming are required. Please see dealer for details. Remote Keyless Entry does not lock/unlock tailgate.)
  • Visors, driver and front passenger, sliding with clip and illuminated vanity mirror on driver and passenger-side, Opal Gray-colored
  • Seat, rear bench (folds up), full width, folding, 3-passenger (includes child seat top tether anchor) (Standard with Extended Cab models only)
  • Windows, fixed, rear access door (Standard with Extended Cab models only)
  • Seat, rear 60/40 folding bench (folds up), 3-passenger, folding (includes child seat top tether anchor) (Requires Extended or Crew Cab Models.)
  • Windows, power, rear access door (Requires Extended Cab Models)
  • Seats, front bucket includes 10-way power driver and front passenger seat adjusters including 2-way power lumbar control, heated seat cushions and seatbacks, 2-position driver memory, adjustable outboard head restraints, floor console and storage pockets
  • Seats, Leather-appointed front seats
  • Seat adjuster, driver 10-way power
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 10-way power
  • Seat, rear 60/40 folding bench (folds up), 3-passenger, folding (includes child seat top tether anchor)
  • Console, floor with storage compartment 2 auxiliary power outlets and dual cup holders
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting with rubberized vinyl floor mats (Extended and Crew Cab models also include rear floor mats)
  • Steering wheel controls, mounted audio controls
  • Windows, power with driver Express-Down (Includes front passenger Express-down.)
  • Remote vehicle starter system includes Remote Keyless Entry with 2 transmitters, panic button and content theft alarm (Remote Keyless Entry does not lock/unlock tailgate.)
  • Air conditioning, dual-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver and right-front passenger
  • Defogger, rear-window electric (Not available with (A48) power sliding rear window.)
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming
  • Seat, rear 60/40 folding bench (folds up), 3-passenger, folding (includes child seat top tether anchor) (Requires Crew Cab models)
  • Door locks, power includes Remote Keyless Entry (Standard on Crew Cab models. Includes Remote Keyless Entry unless SEO (5B5) power windows, locks and mirrors is ordered)
  • Remote Keyless Entry with 2 transmitters and panic button. (Standard on Crew Cab Models. On Regular and Extended Cab Models, included and only available with (AU3) power door locks unless SEO (5B5) power windows, locks and mirrors is ordered.)
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 17" (43.2 cm) steel (Includes 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) steel spare wheel. Spare not included with (ZW9) pickup box delete unless a spare tire is ordered.)
  • Tires, LT245/75R17E all-season, blackwall
  • Pickup box, Fleetside
  • Tire carrier, outside spare, winch-type mounted under frame at rear (Orders with (ZW9) Pickup box delete will not include a Spare Tire Carrier unless a spare tire is ordered)
  • Spare tire lock keyed cylinder lock that utilizes same key as ignition and door (Not included when (ZW9) pickup box delete or (VF7) rear bumper delete is ordered.)
  • Bumper, front chrome includes chrome bumper end caps
  • Bumper, rear chrome, step-style with pad (Not available with (ZW9) pickup box delete.)
  • Grille, chrome surround
  • Headlamps, dual halogen composite with automatic exterior lamp control and flash-to-pass feature
  • Lamps, dual cargo area lamps
  • Mirrors, outside manual, Black, manual-folding
  • Glass, Solar-Ray light-tinted, all windows
  • Wipers, front intermittent wet-arm with pulse washers
  • Door handles, Black
  • Wheels, 17" (43.2 cm) machined aluminum (Upgradeable to (PYV) 18" (45.7 cm) forged polished aluminum wheels or (PYS) 20" (50.8 cm) forged polished aluminum wheels. Includes 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) steel spare wheel. Spare not included with (ZW9) pickup box delete unless a spare tire is ordered.)
  • Moldings, bodyside, body-colored (Moldings are deleted if any SEO paint is ordered.)
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, Black, manual-folding (Upgradeable to (DPN) outside vertical camper mirrors.)
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield and driver-and front passenger-side glass) (With Regular Cab Models, includes rear window. With Extended Cab Models, includes rear and rear quarter windows. With Crew Cab Models or (C49) rear-window defogger, includes light-tinted rear window.)
  • Wheels, 18" (45.7 cm) forged polished aluminum (Includes 18" x 8" (45.7 cm x 20.3 cm) steel spare wheel. Spare not included with (ZW9) pickup box delete unless a spare tire is ordered. Upgradeable to (PYS) 20" (50.8 cm) forged polished aluminum wheels. Included with (WEA) Z71 Appearance Package.)
  • Tires, LT265/70R18E all-season, blackwall (Upgradeable to (QFC) LT265/75R20E all-terrain tires when (PYS) 20" (50.8 cm) forged polished aluminum wheels are ordered or (QGM) LT265/70R18E all-terrain tires when (PYV) 18" (45.7 cm) forged polished aluminum wheels are ordered.)
  • Moldings, bodyside, body-colored
  • Fog lamps, front, halogen
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, power-folding and driver-side auto-dimming with integrated turn signal indicators (Upgradeable to (DPN) outside vertical camper mirrors. Mirrors are body-colored and include curb-tilt feature.)
  • Door handles, color-keyed
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, Vortec 6.0L Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI E85-compatible, FlexFuel capable of running on unleaded or up to 85% ethanol (360 hp [268.4 kW] @ 5400 rpm, 380 lb-ft of torque [513.0 N-m] @ 4200 rpm) with (E63) fleetside pickup box; (322 hp [240.1 kW] @ 4400 rpm, 380 lb-ft of torque [513.0 N-m] @ 4200 rpm) with (ZW9) pickup box delete (Does not include E85 capability with (ZW9) pickup box delete.)
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, heavy-duty, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode (Requires (L96) Vortec 6.0L V8 SFI engine.)
  • Rear axle, 3.73 ratio
  • Suspension Package, Handling/Trailering, heavy-duty includes 35mm twin tube shock absorbers and 36mm front stabilizer bar
  • Air cleaner, high-capacity
  • Cooling, auxiliary external transmission oil cooler heavy-duty air-to-oil
  • Cooling, external engine oil cooler heavy-duty air-to-oil, integral to driver side of radiator tank
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Battery, heavy-duty 600 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection and retained accessory power
  • Alternator, 125 amps
  • Frame, fully-boxed, hydroformed front section
  • Recovery hooks, front, Black
  • Suspension, front independent, torsion bar
  • Suspension, rear 4+1 multi-leaf springs
  • Steering, power, recirculating ball
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • Exhaust aluminized stainless-steel muffler and tailpipe
  • Differential, heavy-duty automatic locking rear
  • Trailering equipment, heavy-duty includes trailering hitch platform and 2.5- inch receiver with 2" adapter, 7-wire harness (harness includes wires for: park lamps, backup lamps, right turn, left turn, electric brake lead, battery and ground) with independent fused trailering circuits mated to a 7-way sealed connector, wiring harness for after-market trailer brake controller (located in the instrument panel harness) and (JL1) integrated trailer brake controller (Will be deleted if (ZW9) pickup box delete is ordered.)
  • Trailer brake controller, integrated
  • Transfer case, with floor-mounted shifter (Requires 4WD models)
  • Four wheel drive
  • Transfer case, electronic shift with rotary dial controls (Requires 4WD models)
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • StabiliTrak, stability control system with Proactive Roll Avoidance and traction control, includes electronic trailer sway control and hill start assist
    • Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
    • Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
    • OnStar, delete
    • Tire Pressure Monitor System (does not apply to spare tire)
    • Automatic Crash Response (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
    • OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance including Remote Ignition Block, Remote Door Unlock (requires power locks), Turn-by-Turn Navigation with Destination Download (requires navigation radio) and OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling. (Also includes Stolen Vehicle Slowdown when (LML) or (LGH) Duramax 6.6L Turbo Diesel V8 engine is not ordered. Not available with a ship-to of Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
    • Stolen Vehicle Assistance (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
    • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
    • Automatic Crash Response
    • Stolen Vehicle Assistance
    • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
    • Door locks, rear child security (Crew Cab models only.)
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock (Not available with (U2K) SiriusXM Satellite Radio.)
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio, delete
    • Audio system feature, 4-speaker system (Requires Regular Cab models)
    • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD player seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), speed-compensated volume and TheftLock
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio (Not available with (UE0) OnStar, delete. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and
    • Audio system feature, speaker system (Includes 4 speakers on Regular Cab and 6 speakers on Extended and Crew Cab Models.)
    • Audio system feature, speaker system (Included with (5B5) power windows, doors and locks, SEO. Includes 4 speakers on Regular Cab models and 6 speakers on Extended and Crew Cab models.)
    • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback USB port, auxiliary input jack, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume, TheftLock and 36 cross-band presets
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio (Not available with (UYS) AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD/DVD player and navigation. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusx
    • Audio system feature, Bose premium speaker system with sub-woofer in center console
    • Bluetooth for phone personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system

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