The electric pickup arrives in the spring of 2023 in the US.
Canada is only expected to get it later in the fall.
Range is up to an estimated 400 miles or 640 km.
There was never any doubt that an electric version of the popular Chevrolet Silverado was coming, or that it wasn’t going to be highly sought-after. So far, Chevy’s racked up over 110,00 reservations and the list continues to grow.
The large electric truck segment is already the hottest in the industry which is shifting over to electrification. The competition includes some of the most anticipated EVs, in North America at least, such as the Rivian R1T, Ford F1-50 Lightning, and the GMC Hummer EV.
The 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV, priced from $39,900 in the US and $52,448 in Canada, will be offered in many trims with various battery sizes to meet demands and needs. Depending on trim and features, the Silverado EV will be powered by two electric motors for a total of at least 660 horsepower and 780 lb.-ft. of torque and be able to travel up to 640 km on a single charge.
The 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV RST-First Edition, which was priced at $119,948 in Canada, sold out in mere minutes. This is the version that will arrive in the fall of 2023. The WT and RST are only expected to become available in the spring of 2024 for the 2025 model year.
GM is converting a plant in Orion Township, Michigan, to increase EV truck production to up 600,000 units in North America by the end of 2025, as reported by Autoweek.