panel of 49 automotive journalists has selected the Chevrolet
Silverado as a finalist for the 2007 North American Truck of the Year.
this award, along with one for car of the year, kicks off the North American
International Auto Show. The awards are designed to recognize the most
outstanding vehicles of the year based on factors that include innovation,
design, safety, handling, driver satisfaction and value for the dollar.
To be eligible, vehicles must be “all new” or “substantially
changed” from the previous model.
is one of 15 SUVs, pickups, and crossovers competing for this honor.
will be announced on Sunday morning, January 7th.