2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity

2022 Chevy Silverado HD towing flatbed trailer

Are you on the hunt for a powerful new workhorse for your Virginia Beach jobsite? Look no further than the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500. So, what is the Chevy Silverado towing capacity? That depends on the engine you select, but the Chevy Silverado 2500 diesel towing capacity maxes out at 18,510 pounds when properly equipped. Find out which engine configuration is best for your driving needs with the team at Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Norfolk below!

Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity by Engine

The Chevy Silverado offers the choice between two powerhouse engines: a 6.6L V8 and a 6.6L turbo-diesel V8. Compare the specs for each engine below.

Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity: 6.6L V8 Gas Engine

The Chevy Silverado towing capacity for the gas model is 14,500 pounds when you opt for the HD Regular Cab Long Bed 2WD with 17-inch wheels and available fifth-wheel or gooseneck hitch. You can tow a maximum of 17,370 pounds with a gooseneck trailer attached. Other specs include:

  • 401 hp
  • 464 lb-ft of torque
  • 0-60 mph in 7.5 sec
  • Six-speed automatic transmission

Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity: Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8 Engine

If you want to maximize your power on Chesapeake roads, the 6.6L turbo-diesel V8 engine is the way to go. The Chevy Silverado 2500 diesel towing capacity clocks in at an impressive 18,510 pounds for crew cab models that are properly equipped. Here are the details on the diesel model: 

  • 445 hp
  • 910 lb-ft of torque
  • 0-60 mph in 6.5 seconds
  • Allison® 10-speed automatic transmission

Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Features

The Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity is further enhanced by a suite of available features that allow you to tow with confidence wherever you go, including but not limited to:

  • Hill Start Assist and Hill Descent Control
  • StabiliTrak with Trailer Sway Control and Proactive Rollover Avoidance
  • Auto Park Brake Assist
  • Up to 15 Camera Views
  • New Park Grade Hold Assist

Experience the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 in Norfolk

The Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity is just the beginning. Contact us today to schedule your test drive of a Chevrolet Silverado 2500 near Suffolk. We can’t wait to show you everything this phenomenal pickup truck has to offer. Feel free to learn more about your favorite Chevy models in the meantime.

 

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