Chevrolet Introduces 2024 Chevy Silverado EV Electric

Chevrolet today unveiled the all-new all-electric pickup Chevy Silverado EV 2024, which was developed from the ground up based on GM’s advanced Ultium EV Platform.

The Silverado EV will be offered in two models: RST First Edition and the WT intended for fleets. Each of the models will integrate a full suite of standard and optional security technologies.

The Chevy Silverado EV 2024 RST First EditionIt will, among other things, include the following:

  • Four wheel steering.
  • Automatic adaptive air suspension.
  • Multi-Flex middle door that expands the truck’s cargo capacity while maintaining the seat for a passenger in the rear row.
  • Multi-Flex rear door available with electric opening.
  • Large 17-inch diagonal infotainment LCD in conjunction with a reconfigurable 11-inch diagonal driver instrument display, and a multi-color front-view driver display with a field of view of more than 14 inches.
  • Super Cruise with towing capability, the industry’s first truly hands-free driver assistance technology that gives drivers greater freedom of maneuver on more than 200,000 miles of compatible roads in the US and Canada.

The model WTAs I pointed out at the beginning, it is especially for customers of companies with vehicle fleets and according to Chevrolet, and it will “offer an impressive capacity to meet the needs of companies with sustainable transportation goals, in addition to 510 horsepower and 615 pound-feet of torque. The WT will offer 8,000 pounds of towing and 1,200 pounds of cargo.

After launch, Chevrolet will introduce another model, also for fleets but more powerful, with up to 20,000 pounds of maximum towing with the optional Maximum Towing Package.

The new body architecture of these trucks efficiently takes advantage of the Ultium 24-module battery pack, giving it impressive range.

Automatic adaptive air suspension allows the vehicle to be raised or lowered by up to two inches (50mm). In addition, the ability to steer in all four wheels, allows to reduce the turning radius at lower speeds. At higher speeds it improves stability and handling, especially when traveling in trailer mode.

Both models include Tow / Haul mode, hitch provisions, and an integrated trailer brake control with Hitch Guidance. The RST also includes Chevy’s Advanced Trailering system.

As he RST, As the WT, will have DC fast battery charging systems of up to 350kW. This will allow to obtain a range of 100 miles, with only 10 minutes of charge.

Something very interesting is that these Silverado EVs have the ability to charge the battery of another electric vehicle, through a charging cable that comes as an option.

Chevy will offer a power bar, which will allow the PowerBase charging system of this truck, to offer up to 10 outlets that will provide up to a total of 10.2 kW of electrical power, to satisfy different needs for work, recreational and even to provide electrical energy. to home.

Model clients RST, will have access to Ultium Charge 360, which simplifies the charging experience, with more than 100,000 public charging points in the United States and Canada.

With the myChevrolet app and its Energy Assist feature, both in the United States as well as in Canada, drivers of these trucks will be able to plan their trips efficiently, even when they have a trailer.

Both models will only be available in double cab. The front of the new Silverado EVs features the new eTrunk, which is an all-weather compartment with plenty of storage space.

The RST has a 7-gallon capacity console and also features a fixed glass roof that offers a wider view and more interior space.

2024 Chevy Silverado EV RST
Chevrolet Image

There are several new integrated technologies that the new Silverado EV will offer. For example, when the driver approaches the RST with his compatible key fob or smartphone, a lighting animation will greet him.

In the RST the infotainment system features a 17-inch screen, in addition to the 11-inch instrument panel displays and the 14-inch front-view display. Another advanced technology is the hands-free and automatic starter.

Another important technology of the Silverado EV is the first application of the Ultifi brand, a Linux-based platform created in-house by GM, which allows fast and frequent system updates.

The Silverado EV will be produced at GM’s Factory ZERO, Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Center, in a building that was renovated through an investment of 2,200 million dollars, destined only to the production of electric vehicles.

The model WT It will be launched in spring 2023, with the battery offering the longest range (400 miles). A model of the RST It will be released in Fall 2023, with a starting price of $ 105,000 plus shipping.

2024 Chevy Silverado EV WT
Chevrolet Image

Then Chevrolet will launch the entire portfolio, including a model of the WT with a starting price of $ 39,900 plus shipping, the RST, Trail Boss and others, in various price ranges ranging from $ 50,000 to beyond $ 80,000, that is, different models and prices for different types of customers with different price and capacity needs.

Follow us on Twitter through @Geeksroom and do not miss all the news, free courses and other articles. You can also follow us through our Youtube channel to see our videos and through Instagram to see our images!


Source: Geeks Room by geeksroom.com.

*The article has been translated based on the content of Geeks Room by geeksroom.com. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!

*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.

*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!