2021 Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity

December 30th, 2019 by

Chevrolet Silverado trucks

If you’re in the market for a heavy-duty pickup truck, then chances are you’ve got towing and hauling numbers in mind. The 2021 Chevy Silverado towing capacity provides impressive capabilities throughout the lineup spanning the 1500, 2500 HD, and 3500 HD models. But, which model has the specs that you need for your busy life? Let’s go through your Chevy Silverado towing capacity options, so you can find the perfect truck for your individual needs in Elgin!

worker loading bed of 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 LD

2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity & Hauling

The 1500 pickup comes with a standard 2.7L Turbo engine, which generates 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque and can tow up to 7,000 pounds. Take your pick of either two- or four-wheel drive to navigate the roads of Schaumburg with ease. Upgrade to a 6.2L V8 engine, and the maximum Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity weighs in at 13,300 pounds when equipped with 4WD, and the max gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) is up to 7,100 pounds. Check out Silverado 1500 payload below:

Engine Max Towing Max GVWR
6.2L V8 2WD 13,300 pounds 6,800 pounds
6.2L V8 4WD 13,300 pounds 6,900 pounds

2019 Chevy Silverado 2500HD on construction work site

2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD Towing & Hauling

The 2500 HD model raises the Chevy Silverado payload and towing capacity to a level befitting serious, heavy-duty hauling on the worksite in Streamwood, with a max towing capacity of 18,510 pounds and a max GVWR of 10,050 pounds.

Engine Max Trailering Max GVWR
Vortec 6.0L V8 17,370 pounds 9,500 pounds
Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8 36,000 pounds 9,900 pounds

2019 Chevy Silverado 3500HD towing large horse trailer

2022 Chevy Silverado 3500HD Towing & Hauling

The 3500 HD model offers the same powertrain choices as the 2500 HD, but its heftier build provides even greater performance ratings, with a max Chevy Silverado towing capacity of 23,100 pounds and a max GVWR of 13,025 pounds.

Engine Max Towing Max GVWR
Vortec 6.0L V8 14,200 pounds 10,750 pounds
Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8 23,100 pounds 11,000 pounds

Experience the Silverado Difference at Biggers Chevrolet

Learn more about the Chevy towing capacity or bed size for the 1500, 2500 HD, and 3500 HD at Biggers Chevrolet, where we’ll compare the Silverado trucks vs. RAM trucks with you in Elgin. Contact us or stop by to chat with our sales team and test experience the new Chevy Silverado towing capacity near Bartlett! Before dropping by, be sure to also check out our latest selection of new vehicle specials for a great deal on your new Silverado.

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