2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity

June 21st, 2021 by
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 towing a trailer

In need of a work truck that can also pull your boat or ATV during Lake Elsinore adventures? Look no further than the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD. But what is the Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity and payload? The Chevy Silverado towing capacity for the 2500 HD model is up to 18,500 pounds when it’s properly equipped. Read on to learn more about the Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity, engine specs, and more. When you’re ready to get behind the wheel, contact Anderson Chevrolet.

Chevy Silverado 2500 Engines

Murrieta drivers want a dependable truck that gets the job done, and robust trucks need a high-performance engine! Below are the details of the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 engines:

Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity: 6.6L V8 Gas Engine: 

  • Maximum towing capacity of 14,500 pounds when you choose the 2021 Silverado 2500 HD Regular Cab Long Bed 2WD with 17-inch wheels and available fifth-wheel or gooseneck hitch. 
  • Provides 401 hp and 464 lb-ft of torque
  • Six-speed automatic transmission

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

  • The Silverado 2500 diesel engine provides a maximum towing capacity of an astounding 18,500 pounds on properly equipped configurations. 
  • This engine delivers 445 hp and 910 lb-ft of torque.
  • The available Allison® 10-speed automatic transmission allows for such impressive torque that the Silverado 2500 can tow its full capacity in first gear.

Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Features

Along with the powerful engines and smooth transmissions that make the Chevy Silverado towing capacity possible, the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 payloads are among the top in its class. Plus, Temecula drivers get various towing features that enhance safety and convenience on those long drives to Corona. The Advanced Trailering System provides the following features: 

Customizable trailer profiles:

  • Trailer maintenance reminders
  • Trailer security alerts
  • Trailer mileage
  • Tow/haul reminder
  • Trailer electrical diagnostics
  • Trailer tire pressure monitoring alert
  • Pre-departure checklist

Other tow-friendly options include:

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

Experience the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 at Anderson Chevrolet

By now, you’re probably impressed with the Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity and ready for a test drive. If so, contact Anderson Chevrolet today! Our friendly team is always happy to answer your questions and take you on a test drive around Lake Elsinore. Review ournew vehicle specials, and then head down to our dealership.


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