What to Expect From the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2

January 1st, 2022 by

Here at Ron Hodgson, St. Albert and Edmonton, we are excited to announce the new 2022 Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 as part of the 2022 new model line-up. Check out the available 2022 new model inventory here.

If you do not see your vehicle in our new inventory, please reach out to our team for more information.

Summary

When you first glance at the powerful design of the new 2022 Chevy Silverado ZR2, you will know this truck is a cut above your regular, run-of-the-mill pickup. The ZR2 is a relentless and punishing powerhouse, and it is considered to be the most enduring pickup in Chevy’s exhibit.

In addition to its indomitable veneer, it possesses a 420hp V8 engine, cruises on 33” high tires and offers an elaborately tricked-out suspension. In fact, the Multimatic DSSV suspension developed by a Canadian company has received rave reviews and is what makes this truck so special and highly sought after.

Additionally, the inside features a virtual dashboard, and of course, its crew-cab-only body design entails that everybody can take in a joyful cruise.

Motor, Performance, and Transmission

Within the confines of the ZR2’s protruding hood is a similar aspirated 6.2-litre V8 motor that can be found in other models. The motor produces 420hp and 460pf of torque and is coupled with a 10-speed transmission. Each ZR2 offers a 4-wheel drive network with a two-speed shift case and electric locking front and back differentials.

Balancing this pickup’s 18” wheels – which are outfitted with remarkable 33” all-terrain tires – is a uniquely adapted suspension that integrates high-calibre spool-valve dampers. Furthermore, underneath the pickup, it is safeguarded via a distinct skid plate bundle.

And Chevy has voiced that the ZR2’s mounted alloy bumper offers a 31.8-degree angle of approach.

Towing and Payload Ability

With a traditional hitch, the Silverado ZR2 can pull up to 8900lbs. The half-ton truck also has the capacity to manage a payload of as much as 440lbs.

Interior, Cargo, and Comfort

The interior of the Silverado ZR2 offers a clean dashboard that provides a 12.3-inch wholly computerized device panel beside a large 13.4” touchscreen. Moreover, the cabin sports leather seats as well as a stylish black trim.

Between the buckets in the front is a spacious center console that offers a T-shaped digital shifter. Only available in a crew-cab style, the ZR2 provides a sweeping passenger space, especially in the back.

Infotainment and Connectedness

A large parallel positioned 13.4” touchscreen infotainment device is standard equipment in the Silverado ZR2. This, in addition to wireless Apple CarPlay as well as Android Auto are well-suited for Amazon Alexa and offers integrated app store, maps, and Google voice assistance.

Safety and Driver-Assistance

Each Silverado offers a myriad of conventional driver-assistance automation and there is an arrangement of discretionary assists that ensure driving and even towing is a more carefree experience.

  • Standard forward-collision alert and emergency braking
  • Standard lane-departure alert and lane-keeping assist
  • Adaptive cruise control

Maintenance Coverage and Warranty

Every Silverado 1500 is offered a complimentary scheduled upkeep visit.

  • Limited warranty covers 60,000km (3 years)
  • Powertrain warranty covers 100,000km (5 years)
  • For the first check-in, a complimentary is offered
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