2021 Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity

December 29th, 2020 by
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing a boat

It’s impossible to consider a new half-ton pickup truck without checking out the 2021 Silverado 1500 towing capacity. Drivers are invariably impressed by its ability to haul up to 13,300 pounds and an impressive 2,280 pounds maximum Silverado 1500 payload rating. That kind of workhorse capability comes from an innovative hydroformed, boxed high-strength steel frame, powerful engines, and sophisticated towing features, so Jamestown drivers with a focus on towing should check out:

  • Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity by Engine
  • Chevy Silverado Towing Features


Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity by Engine

Just how much you can handle across the roads of Westfield is going to depend on your chosen engine. Options include:

  • 4.3L V6: Makes up to 285 hp and a best-in-class 305 lb-ft of torque for a 7,900 pounds tow rating.
  • 2.7L Turbo: Makes up to 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque for a 9,600 pounds tow rating.
  • 5.3L V8: Makes up to 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque for a 11,500 pounds tow rating as standard or a 10,000 pounds tow rating with active fuel management.
  • 6.2L V8: Makes up to 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque for a 13,300 pounds tow rating.
  • 3.0L V6 Turbo-Diesel: Makes up to 260 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque for a 9,500 pounds tow rating.

Chevy Silverado Towing Features

Plenty of state-of-the-art Chevy Silverado towing features help fulfil its role as a working vehicle by making towing and hauling easier. Highlights include:

  • Trailering Package: Includes a trailering hitch platform and 2-inch receiver, 4-pin connector, automatic locking rear differential, and a 7-wire harness with 7-way sealed connector.
  • Available Max Trailering Package: Adds revised shock tuning, upgraded rear springs, and more.
  • Available Tow Mirrors: Extended view towing mirrors provide safer towing around Dunkirk and beyond.

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