2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity & Towing Features

July 23rd, 2019 by

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The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a maximum towing capacity of 12,200 pounds, as well as a payload of up to 2,543 pounds. The Chevy Silverado is one of the strongest light-duty pickup trucks thanks to the hydroformed, boxed high-strength steel frame and advanced towing features. Check out all that this capable Chevy has to offer and get behind the wheel today at Marine Chevrolet.

Towing Capacity Per Engine

The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing capacity and performance can be attributed to its three powerful engine options:

  • 2.7L Turbo Engine: This is the standard base engine that provides 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque. This also gives the Silverado 1500 a towing capacity of up to 7,000 pounds.
  • 4.3L V6 Engine: This engine produces 285 hp and a best-in-class 305 lb-ft of torque. Its towing capacity is 7,900 pounds.
  • 5.3L V8 Engine: This available engine helps the Chevy Silverado 1500 achieve 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. Towing capacity is elevated to 11,600 pounds.
  • 6.2L V8 Engine: This engine brings the Chevy Silverado 1500 to its strongest so it can tow a maximum of 12,200 pounds. Additionally, this V8 generates an impressive 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.0L V6 Turbo-Diesel: With the available diesel powertrain, you’ll be able to tow up to 9,400 pounds. You’ll also be able to pull out 260 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque on the roads near Richlands.

Towing Features

The new Chevy Silverado 1500 offers plenty of features to enhance your towing and hauling across Sneads Ferry. Some of these featured highlights include:

  • Trailering Package: This package is standard for the Chevy Silverado 1500, and includes a trailering hitch platform and 2-inch receiver, a 4-pin connector, an automatic locking rear differential, and a 7-wire harness with a 7-way sealed connector.
  • Optional Max Trailering Package: Available for select trims, this package adds the Handling/Trailering Suspension Package, revised shock tuning, upgraded rear springs, and more.
  • Optional Tow Mirrors: You can purchase extended view towing mirrors for Chevy Silverado trucks as accessories for safer towing around Richlands.

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Explore the Chevy Silverado at Marine Chevrolet

Once you’re ready to get behind the wheel of the Chevy Silverado to see just how much this model can tow, visit Marine Chevrolet. Experience the Silverado towing capabilities, browse our new vehicle specials, and get back on Richlands roads in a new Chevy truck. Even check out our used Chevy Silverado inventory, the Chevy Silverado price, or learn more about the Chevy Traverse towing capabilitiesContact Marine Chevrolet in the meantime with any questions about our models, what liability insurance covers, the cost of an oil change, and more.

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