You want to talk about Chevy 1500 Truck engines for sale? We don’t have enough space to get that detailed! When you consider it was introduced in 1960 as the C10 [2 wheel drive] K10 [4 wheel drive] it has been one of the top 2 best selling pickups in America.
The engines offered right from the start are considered legends in some peoples minds. Several inline 6 cylinder engines were offered in the 1st generation models made from 1960 to 1966. The V8 engines were called small block Chevy engines or Mouse motors. These trucks are collectors items now. Want to see a list of the engines:
1. 230 in (3.8 L) I6
2. 236 in (3.9 L) I6
3. 250 in (4.1 L) I6
4. 261 in (4.3 L) I6
5. 292 in (4.8 L) I6
6. 305 in (5.0 L) V6
7. 283 in (4.6 L) V8
8. 327 in (5.4 L) V8
The second generation Chevy’s were becoming more creative with added comforts and started adding some performance and sporty options as well. The big block engines being the most notable engine addition. Big Block Chevy engines are referred to as Rat Motors as well. I had a 1972 Model K20, it had the 5.7 liter V8 [small block] and automatic transmission. It was my favorite truck until I bought my current truck, a 1988 GMC 1 ton 4 wheel drive [non duallie].
By the fourth generation Chevy brought the truck all the way into the modern era concerning power trains and interior comforts. By this time the market was not just competing for the heavy duty truck market, but customers wanted comfortable trucks with plenty of luxury items like a luxury car. GM was happy to oblige.
Chevy introduced new diesel engines with more power, less noise and great manners. All of the new engines from that point on had electronic features such as computers to control engine functions in real time to exact the best performance and gas mileage out of them.
One of the beauties of Chevy engines is the consistency. What this means to someone interested in buying a replacement engine for a Chevy 1500 pickup truck? This is a popular and proven engine, having said that, the costs of remanufacturing or rebuilding such an engine are quite low and therefore it turns out to be a really good value.
Not every remanufactured engine can be sold at such affordable prices. Call now and see what I mean. Of course if you are interested a in a used engine, we sell those too. But we won’t sell you a worn out junk yard engine. If we can’t sell you a low mileage good used engine, we won’t offer.
Call one of our sales professionals and speak with an intelligent human being about how to choose the best replacement Chevy 1500 engine for your interests. Call 1-866-244-4905 right now. ChevyEnginesForSale.com