2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity

2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing a boat

When it comes to the truck game, there are few options that you can really compare to the Silverado 1500 when it comes to power, style, and towing capacity. When it comes to the Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity, you should know that you can get up to 13,300 pounds of towing when properly equipped! As for the Chevy Silverado 1500 payload, that can reach up to 2,280 pounds— so you don’t have to worry about what you’re putting into it. However, this does not give Tyler drivers like you the full picture of the Chevy Silverado towing capacity because of the many trims you can pick from. Let Peters Chevrolet Buick Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Fiat point you to some facts on the new Chevy Silverado towing capacity, payload, and more! And when you find your favorite trim, read about the different Silverado color options that you can customize your pickup with!

Chevy Silverado 1500 Payload & Towing Capacity By Engine

The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing capacity and performance are functions of the multiple powerful engines that are available for purchase. This means that no matter what you’re trying to tow or carry in Longview, you’ll be able to handle it with ease. Have a look at the under-the-hood specs of the new Chevy Silverado towing capacity and payload across engines!

  • 4.3L V6 Engine: With this base engine, you get 285 hp and the best in class 305 lb-ft of torque with 7,900 pounds of towing.
  • 2.7L Turbo Engine: You have 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque to work with when you go for the turbo. You also have 9,600 pounds of towing capacity with more efficiency.
  • 5.3L V8 Engine with Direct Fuel Management: When you pick this engine, you’ll get 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque as well as 11,500 pounds of Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity. However, if you get this engine with active fuel management, you get 10,000 pounds of towing capacity.
  • 6.2L V8 Engine: This engine will give you an impressive 13,300 pounds of towing capacity in the RST trim. You also get 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.0L I6 Turbo-Diesel: This diesel powertrain offers drivers in Marshall a stellar 9,500 pounds of towing capacity as well as 277 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque, perfect for those tough hauls.

Discover the New Chevy Silverado for Sale at Peters Chevrolet Buick Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Fiat

Not only can you enjoy the impressive towing capacity and Silverado 1500 payload on your long hauls, but you’ve got a full bevy of options to choose from across all of our Chevy truck models. When it comes to the Chevy line of trucks, Peters Chevrolet Buick Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Fiat has them all. Learn more about the Chevy Silverado trim levels to find the one that’s right for you. Let our finance department show you how easy it is to take home your favorite model without worrying about the hassle of new car shopping.


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