2024 Chevy Silverado EV RST To Feature Flat-Bottomed Steering Wheel

The 2024 Chevy Silverado EV RST First Edition comes with a flat bottom sports steering wheel,

 making it the first Chevy truck to feature this steering wheel design

Inside image of the 2024 Chevy Silverado EV RST First Edition shows a battery electric truck with a flat bottom

. sports steering wheel. These wheels will be available on the Silverado EV and will be the first Chevy pickup trucks

 to come with these flat bottom wheels.For those who don't know

flat bottom steering wheels are common on sports cars and other high performance vehicles and were first 

introduced in racing to provide clearance between the rider's feet and the bottom of the steering wheel

It serves no purpose other than aesthetics in a road vehicle.

Silverado EV RST First Edition flat-bottomed wheels will receive an RST badge with silver

accents in the center and contrasting red letters. The pickup's standard steering wheel,

seen in the WT trim level, has the usual round shape with the same silver accents. 

The RST steering wheel also appears to be leather-wrapped with double stitching

but both have the same or similar set of multifunction buttons.

The 2024 Chevy Silverado EV RST First Edition comes standard with a twin-motor powertrain that generates 664 

horsepower and over 780 lb-ft of torque, reaching 60 mph in about 4.5 seconds.

This trim level also comes with standard four-wheel steering,

automatically adaptive air suspension and Super Cruise. Pricing for this trim starts at $105,000