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Chevrolet Silverado 2500:Review the specs, features and pros & cons

Overview of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Learn about the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Summary

The Chevrolet Silverado 2500 is a heavy-duty truck designed for hauling big loads and riding on rough terrain, made possible by its specially tuned suspension and powerful engine. The V8 engine, available in gasoline or diesel, has an impressive towing capacity, up to 15,400 lbs in the newer generations, giving hard-working tradespeople all the power they need. You can choose from a standard or long-length cargo box, made from durable steel to handle whatever you throw at it. The spacious cab, available in two sizes, has room to seat six, so you can bring the whole family along for the adventure.

Pros and cons of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

  • Huge power from gas or diesel engines
  • Excellent payload and towing capability
  • Spacious interior
  • Wide roof pillars reduce visibility
  • Small standard exterior mirrors
  • Upper trim levels are costly
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6

Specifications of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats3 - 6
  • Doors2 - 4
  • Fuel typeGas or Diesel
  • TransmissionAutomatic
  • City consumption-
  • Highway consumption-
  • Width2035 - 2079 mm
  • Length5701 - 6756 mm
  • Trunk space-
  • Cargo space-
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 2020 - present is available in 5 trims:

Custom trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Dimensions of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20212023 mm2076 mm5982 mm
20201975 mm2035 mm5701 mm

Towing capacity of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500

Unbraked is when the trailer being towed does not have its own braking system. Braked is when the trailer being towed has its own braking system.
Braked and unbraked towing capacities
YearUnbrakedBraked
Exact values depend on trim choices.
2021907 kg6577 kg
2020907 kg5897 − 6577 kg