The 2021 Chevrolet 2500 and 3500 are heavy duty pickup trucks that look bold and can get the job done. They offer a Duramax V-8 engine that has 918 lb-ft of torque and a max tow rating of 36,000 pounds. IT also has trailer-assistance technologies and spacious crew cab. This along with the bodywork make it the boldest in its class. The new 2021 Silverado HD has increased its max towing capacity by 500 pounds and has new technology like a jackknife alert, a trailer-length indicator to help change lanes, and a cargo-bed view enhancement that makes it easier to hook up a fifth-wheel trailer.
The standard engine is a 6.6 L V-8 engine that has 401 horsepower and 464 lb-ft of torque with a six-speed automatic transmission. The Duramax diesel engine is a 6.6 L V-8 with 445 horsepower and 910 lb-ft of torque with a 10-speed automatic transmission. These engines are all paired with rear-wheel or all-wheel drive. The power within the Silverado HD is great for towing large and heavy loads on and off the road. The gas-powered engine alone can tow up to 17,400 pounds and the diesel version can pull 36,000 pounds. The Chevy Silverado 3500 HD with a regular cab and dual-rear-wheel axle can carry up to 7,442 pounds of payload. The fuel economy for the 2500 HD with the 6.6 L V-8 engine is said to be 14 mpg on the highway. The diesel Silverado 2500 HD managed 19 mpg on the highway.
From a stripped-down work truck to a decked-out crew cab, the interior of the Silverado HD has it all. The HD offers ample cabin room and offers available features such as heated and ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, and a head-up display. The Silverado HD also has a huge center-console bin as well as cubby storage areas where you can place all sorts of things when on the move. There are also models that have available features such as a storage compartment under the back seat and bins built into the rear-seat cushions for even more functionality.
Every Silverado HD supports Chevy’s Infotainment 3 software, and it can be upgraded to an 8.0-inch touchscreen display. Other available infotainment features include Sirius XM radio, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and wireless charging. There are also useful features that allow users to store different trailer profiles and you can download a smartphone app to control trailer functions as well.
The bold-looking Silverado HD is an efficient heavy-duty pickup that performs with a solid structure. The long wheelbase, high cab, and large cargo bed will surely get the job done for you. The interior has available features like segment-first rear in-seatback storage compartments, a large 24-liter storage compartment under the rear seats, and best-in-class front head and leg room.
Whether you choose the 6.6 L V-8 engine or the available Duramax 6.6 L Turbo-Diesel V-8 paired with an Allison 10-speed automatic transmission, this HD will get the job done for you. The Silverado HD has max trailering of 36,000 pounds, a max payload of 7,442 pounds, max cargo volume of 83.5 cu. ft, and max torque of 910 lb-ft.
This HD has all the technology you need to stay connected on and off the job site with available features like Sirius XM radio, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and wireless charging. It also has towing technology available like predeparture checklists, exterior trailer lighting diagnostics, trailer maintenance reminders, and trailer tire pressure/temperature monitoring.
The Silverado 1500 offers available safety technologies to help you stay alert and feel safe. These available features include forward-collision warning and automated emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert, and lane departure.
Stop by the dealership today here at Parks Motors to take a look at the new 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD and 3500 HD! Make sure to visit the dealership today at 11865 SW U.S. Hwy 54 in Augusta, KS or call us at (316) 252-0082 to schedule a test drive!