The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has long been one of America’s favorite full-size, light-duty trucks. This pickup can be whatever you need, from a bare-bones workhorse and a potent tow truck to a powerful off-roader and a comfortable daily driver. When you visit a dealership like the Burley Chevrolet dealer, you’ll find a trim level to meet your individual needs. We’ll take a look at the 2022 Silverado 1500 trim levels so you can determine which one is right for you.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Trim Levels
Nine trim levels are on offer: Work Truck (WT), Custom, Custom Trail Boss, LT, RST, LT Trail Boss, LTZ, High Country and ZR2. The 2022 Silverado 1500 is available with a regular, extended or crew cab. There are three bed sizes: short, standard and long. A choice of four engines means you’ll get the power you need for every use.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck (WT)
According to the Burley Chevy dealer, the base Silverado 1500 WT trim is powered by a standard turbocharged 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine developing 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque, teamed to an eight-speed automatic gearbox. Standard equipment includes 17-inch steel wheels, vinyl seats, keyless start, keyless entry, a locking tailgate, air conditioning, a rear vision camera, a 7-inch color infotainment touchscreen, a stereo system with two speakers, and Bluetooth.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Custom
The Silverado 1500 Custom trim comes with the features mentioned above, plus 20-inch aluminum wheels, body-color front and rear bumpers, cloth seats, heated outside power mirrors, carpeted floor covering, LED cargo bed lighting, a trailering package, hitch guidance, satellite radio, and Wi-Fi hotspot capability.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Custom Trail Boss
Step up to the Silverado 1500 Custom Trail Boss, and you’ll get standard four-wheel drive. Other standard features include 18-inch black-painted aluminum wheels, all-terrain tires, a Z71 off-road suspension, and an automatic locking rear differential.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT
The Silverado 1500 LT trim starts with the features of the Custom trim. It adds 17-inch alloy wheels, chrome exterior trim, LED headlights, dual-zone automatic climate control, a 10-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, driver’s seat power lumbar support, heated front seats, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and a 13.4-inch infotainment touchscreen.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 RST
The Silverado 1500 RST comes with the equipment of the LT trim, plus 18-inch aluminum wheels, LED fog lights, body-colored exterior trim, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss
The Silverado 1500 LT Trail Boss is powered by a 5.3-liter V8 engine good for 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque, matched to either an eight- or 10-speed automatic transmission. The LT Trail Boss starts with the LT’s features. It also comes with a heavy-duty battery, an auxiliary transmission oil cooler, and front bucket seats with a center console.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ
The Silverado 1500 LTZ trim adds to the features of the LT trim with 20-inch alloy wheels, a 10-way power-adjustable front passenger seat, ventilated bucket front seats, heated rear seats, leather upholstery, a power-sliding rear window and a power tailgate. Also standard is a trailer brake controller, an advanced trailering system, a higher-definition backup camera, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, and front and rear parking sensors.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country
The Silverado 1500 High Country trim includes a spray-in bedliner, a digital driver information display, navigation, lane departure warning, a seven-speaker Bose stereo setup and wireless phone charging.
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 ZR2
The Silverado 1500 ZR-2 trim employs a 6.2-liter V8 engine producing 420 hp and 460 lb-ft, linked to a 10-speed automatic transmission. The ZR2 gets standard four-wheel drive, an off-road-tuned suspension with Multimatic spool-valve dampers, 18-inch alloy wheels, 33-inch off-road tires, a high-mounted steel bumper with a 31.8-degree approach angle, unique skidplates, an electronic transmission range selector, and the Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Premium system with Google.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2022 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.