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Chevy Silverado and Impala named Cars.com 2014 Car and Truck of the Year!

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Cars.com picked the all-new 2014 Chevrolet Impala and the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado as its Best Car and Best Truck for 2014! These awards are presented each year at the North American International Auto Show. The award is a highly prestigious award, and for Patrick Olsen, editor-in-chief of Cars.com, states, “Winning just one of these awards for an automaker is pretty tough, given the high number of quality cars and trucks that debut each year. For Chevrolet to grab both awards show the depth of their ability to build desirable vehicles.”

The Silverado, along with the Impala, has been completely redesigned for the 2014 year. It earned its place at the top with its chassis strength, redesigned interior, and the new MyLink connected infotainment system. Alan Batey, General Motors senior vice president of Global Chevrolet states, “Winning these awards is a huge honor for Chevrolet. The fact that the top vehicles in both these categories is a Chevrolet speaks volumes about the strength of our entire portfolio”.

If you are looking to drive a Silverado in Shreveport and Bossier City or an Impala in Shreveport and Bossier City, make sure you come to Red River Chevrolet! We have a great selection of both vehicles! As always, make sure you follow us on Facebook and our blog to stay on top of everything happening with Chevrolet!

By Brad Troedel
Red River Chevrolet

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2014 Silverado 6.2L V-8 Most Power and Best Towing Capacity

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Coming this fall, the 2014 Silverado 6.2L V-8 will produce 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque.  What does this mean?  The most power of any pickup engine and torque of any light duty truck.  The Silverado will also deliver class-leading maximum available trailering capacity at 12,000 pounds.  The 6.2L will be available on the LTZ and High Country trim levels on both Crew and Double Cab models.

Like the 4.3L V-6 and the 5.3L V-8 the 6.2L will offer direct fuel injection, Active Fuel Management, and continuously variable valve timing.  This combination is not found on any competing vehicles.

As always, Red River Chevrolet is your source for 2014 Silverados in Shreveport and Bossier City.  Come by today and take on out for a spin!

By Brad Troedel
Red River Chevrolet

Source:  GM.com


5-Star NHTSA First for Pickup Segment

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The 2014 Chevy Silverado has already made significant head way as a redesigned truck.  Already acclaimed for its capabilities, style and fuel efficiency, the all-new 2014 Silverado has now become the first pickup truck to achieve a 5-star overall vehicle score in the current testing standards from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

The new Silverado comes with many first for the truck segment including:  forward collision alert, lane-departure warning, and GM’s Safety Alert Seat which vibrates the seat as an added operator warning.

The safety features in the new 2014 Silverado are unmatched by rivals from Ford, Ram, Toyota, and Nissan.

By Brad Troedel
Red River Chevrolet


2014 Chevy Silverado 1500 Walkaround Video

The all-new 2014 Chevrolet Silverado is now available at Red River Chevrolet in Bossier City, LA and Shreveport, LA. Come in and check out this new truck and check out the new features that this truck offers! The new electronic power-steering, the new aerodynamics of this vehicle make it one great looking and great riding truck!

Our very own Chris Fuller here at Red River Chevrolet talks about the features of the Exterior and Interior of the 2014 Chevy Silverado.

To check out all of our 2014 Model Trucks, please click the link below.

2014 Chevrolet Silverado Inventory

by Brad Troedel
Red River Chevrolet