2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ Competitors

$40-43k regular-duty truck, designed & built in U.S.A. 15 city / 21 hwy 390-546 mile range, flex-fuel engine
315 hp 323 cu. in. V8 5.8' box 1,671-1,705 lb capacity

The 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ is mostly gets compared to other truck and SUVs. The 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ's top rivals come from GMC (such as the Terrain SLE and the Acadia SLE) and Buick (such as the Enclave CXL)

compared to truck and SUV competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ compared to other truck and SUV competitors include: it is slightly more powerful (315 HP @ 5,200 RPM vs 182 HP @ 6,700 RPM), significantly more ground clearance (12.1" vs 8.3"), gets slightly more from a tank of gas on the highway (546 miles vs 484 miles), has slightly more spacious front seats (64.2 ft3 vs 57.6 ft3) and has significantly more spacious back seats (59.0 ft3 vs 41.0 ft3).

However, on average it has slightly fewer seats (5 vs 7), has slightly fewer airbags (4 vs 6), has slightly less cargo space (52.6 ft3 vs 83.5 ft3), has a slightly shorter-lasting basic warranty (3 year vs 4 year) and has a slightly shorter basic warranty (36,000 mile vs 50,000 mile).

2011 GMC Terrain SLE

2011 GMC Terrain SLE
$25,310

Significant advantages of the Terrain SLE (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Much shorter braking distance from 60mph: 112 ft vs 150 ft
  • Better brakes
  • Significantly better highway mileage: 32 mpg vs 21 mpg

Significant disadvantages of the Terrain SLE (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Much less ground clearance for rough terrain: 6.9" vs 12.1"
  • Significantly less powerful: 182 HP @ 6,700 RPM vs 315 HP @ 5,200 RPM
  • Only has four-wheel drive: two-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive

common strengths of the Terrain SLE and Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

  • Good highway range: 576 miles vs 546 miles
  • Good protection, only 10% to 20% chance of rolling over during emergency lane change: 4 stars vs 4 stars
  • Both have electronic stability control
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2011 Acura MDX

2011 Acura MDX
$55,340

Significant advantages of the MDX (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Better brakes
  • Smoother suspension: Independent vs Live
  • Paddle shifters comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the MDX (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Significantly less ground clearance for rough terrain: 8.2" vs 12.1"
  • Much more cramped back seats: 34.0 ft3 vs 59.0 ft3
  • Significantly more trips to the pumps when driving on the highway: 441 miles vs 546 miles

common strengths of the MDX and Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

  • Both have an audio-in jack so you can plug in your own MP3 player to the stereo
  • Good protection, only 10% to 20% chance of rolling over during emergency lane change: 4 stars vs 4 stars
  • Both have electronic stability control
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2011 Mercedes-Benz ML350

2011 Mercedes-Benz ML350
$47,365

Significant advantages of the ML350 (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Better brakes
  • Smoother suspension: Independent vs Live
  • Paddle shifters comes standard

Significant disadvantages of the ML350 (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Significantly less ground clearance for rough terrain: 8.3" vs 12.1"
  • Only has four-wheel drive: two-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive
  • Significantly more cramped front seats: 56.9 ft3 vs 64.2 ft3

common strengths of the ML350 and Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

  • Both have spacious back seats: 53.7 ft3 vs 59.0 ft3
  • Both have an audio-in jack so you can plug in your own MP3 player to the stereo
  • Good protection, only 10% to 20% chance of rolling over during emergency lane change: 4 stars vs 4 stars
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2011 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab

2011 Toyota Tacoma Double Cab
$22,675

Significant advantages of the Tacoma Double Cab (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Significantly more airbags: 6 vs 4
  • Cheaper: $22,675 vs $43,155

Significant disadvantages of the Tacoma Double Cab (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Significantly less powerful: 159 HP @ 5,200 RPM vs 315 HP @ 5,200 RPM
  • Significantly less ground clearance for rough terrain: 9.3" vs 12.1"
  • Only has four-wheel drive: two-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive

common strengths of the Tacoma Double Cab and Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

  • Both have an audio-in jack so you can plug in your own MP3 player to the stereo
  • Good protection, only 10% to 20% chance of rolling over during emergency lane change: 4 stars vs 4 stars
  • Both have electronic stability control
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2011 Buick Enclave CXL

2011 Buick Enclave CXL
$41,790

Significant advantages of the Enclave CXL (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Better brakes
  • Smoother suspension: Independent vs Live
  • More seats: 8 vs 5

Significant disadvantages of the Enclave CXL (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Significantly less ground clearance for rough terrain: 8.4" vs 12.1"
  • Significantly more cramped back seats: 41.0 ft3 vs 59.0 ft3
  • Only has four-wheel drive: all-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive

common strengths of the Enclave CXL and Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

  • Both have an audio-in jack so you can plug in your own MP3 player to the stereo
  • Good protection, only 10% to 20% chance of rolling over during emergency lane change: 4 stars vs 4 stars
  • Both have electronic stability control
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2011 Cadillac Escalade

2011 Cadillac Escalade
$64,405

Significant advantages of the Escalade (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Better brakes
  • More seats: 8 vs 5
  • Significantly longer basic warranty: 50,000 mile vs 36,000 mile

Significant disadvantages of the Escalade (vs the Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ)

  • Significantly less ground clearance for rough terrain: 9" vs 12.1"
  • Only has four-wheel drive: two-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive
  • Much more cramped back seats: 34.6 ft3 vs 59.0 ft3

common strengths of the Escalade and Silverado 1500 Crew Cab LTZ

  • Both have spacious front seats: 64.0 ft3 vs 64.2 ft3
  • Both have electronic stability control
  • Both have power seats for the passenger
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