Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 for Sale
About the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71
When your most ambitious undertakings call for the brawn of a full-size pickup truck, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has your back. And if you're looking for a truck that's equipped with the power of a standard V8 engine, then the Silverado 1500's LTZ Z71 trim is worth a look. Specifically, the Z71 is an off-road-oriented sub trim that was offered on the Silverado 1500 LTZ trim, adding features like a heavy-duty cabin air cleaner, hill-descent control, recovery hooks, and 18-inch wheels. Under the hood, a motivated 5.3L V8 engine is ready to deliver plenty of power and torque when you need it most.
If you're interested in a well-equipped LTZ Z71, these models were made during the Silverado 1500's third generation (2014-2018). Check out a used model for yourself to see what all the hype is about.
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Q: What's the difference between the 2015 LTZ Z71 and the LT Z71?
A: Both the LTZ and LT are trims offered on the 2015 Silverado 1500; the LTZ itself is a sub trim distinction that adds extra features like 18-inch wheels, hill-descent control, and underbody shields on top of the LT and LTZ trims' standard features. The main difference between the 2015 LTZ Z71 and LT Z71 is that the latter comes with a 4.3L V6 engine, whereas the LTZ Z71 is equipped with an even more powerful 5.3L V8.
Q: What kind of fuel economy can I expect on the 2016 Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71?
A: The four-wheel-drive 2016 Silverado LTZ Z71 with 5.3L V8 engine and eight-speed automatic transmission gets an EPA-estimated 17 mpg combined.1
Q: How much can the 2017 Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 tow?
A: When properly equipped, the 2017 Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 can tow up to 12,500 pounds.2
Q: How long is the 2018 1500 LTZ Z71?
A: The length of the 2018 Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 will depend on cab and bed size. However, overall length ranges from 224.4 inches to 239.6 inches.
Q: Does the 2017 Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 have smartphone integration?
A: Yes, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ smartphone integration are both standard on the 2017 Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71.
1Fuel economy figures are based on EPA estimates for when vehicle sold as new. Fuel economy may vary for reasons like driving conditions and vehicle history. Unless specified, figures are for vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission. See fueleconomy.gov.
2Various factors may impact towing capacity, including weight of passengers, cargo, and options/accessories.
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 Popular Features
Compared to the standard Silverado 1500 LTZ trim, the Z71 adds a handful of features that can come in handy, especially when life takes you off the beaten path. On the 2017 model year specifically, this includes hill descent control, which helps you maintain a controlled speed when you're navigating down a sharp incline. For your off-roading adventures, underbody shields also provide extra protection to your ride. Meanwhile, tow recovery hooks provide added utility, and a heavy-duty cabin air filter helps you breathe easier—even when you're kicking up dust on an old dirt road.
All of this is in addition to the already-standard features on the 2017 Silverado 1500 LTZ trim, which include:
- Available remote start3
- Automatic dual-zone climate control
- Leather upholstery
- Seven-inch touchscreen interface
- Available OnStar® functionality with available Wi-Fi hotspot (when activated)4
3Remote start functionality may require the purchase of a subscription plan and/or a compatible device like a smart phone. See the owner’s manual or manufacturer website for more information.
4OnStar features require activation and most require a paid OnStar plan to use. Wi-Fi hotspot functionality may also require an additional data plan. Limitations and restrictions apply. See onstar.com for more information.
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