The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD arrives with a new exterior paint color as well as Chevy’s six-function multi-flex tailgate. The heavy-duty truck continues to be a powerful and highly capable pickup. With its 445 horsepower turbo-diesel engine, owners can tow and haul to their heart’s content.
Owners of the 2022 Silverado HD will enjoy the versatility of the pickup with its driver-assist features and advanced safety suite. With unmatched performance, drivers have up to 910lb-ft of torque as well as a max towing rating of 36,000 pounds. Inside the pickup truck, owners will enjoy a spacious interior with plenty of storage compartments so they can pack all they need to get the job done.
Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8
Avail. Engine Type
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD comes available with two engine choices: a Duramax 6.6L turbo-diesel V8 or a 6.6L V8. The turbo-diesel V8 offers 445 horsepower and 910lb-ft of torque while the regular V8 offers 401 horsepower and 464lb-ft of torque. Both engines can pair with either rear or all-wheel drive, but the turbo-diesel will come with a 10-speed automatic transmission. The regular V8 uses a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Driving and Handling
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD is a superb pickup truck when it comes to towing and hauling. The Silverado handles well even at high speeds and its power and performance allow it to tow with ease. The regular V8 engine has a towing capacity of 17,400 pounds while the diesel engine can pull 36,000 pounds. With a dual-rear-wheel axle, the pickup has a payload of 7442 pounds.
In terms of fuel economy, when equipped with the diesel engine, the Silverado HD manages 19 mpg on the highway. In comparison, the regular V8 engine has 14 mpg on the highway.
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD comes available in five different trims: Work Truck, Custom, High Country, LTZ, and LT. Each trim offers more capability and versatility than the last. The Silverado offers a crew cab setup as well as a double cab. There's also a regular cab setup. Equipped with 20-inch wheels, the pickup serves as the ultimate work truck. It features automatic headlamps, LED tail lamps, LED headlights, and solar control glass.
As far as exterior colors go, the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD offers a variety of options. These include NorthSky Blue, Iridescent Pearl, Red Hot, Silver Ice, Summit White, Black, Mosaic Black, Greenstone, and Cherry Red.
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD combines comfort with convenience. Owners will note a spacious interior with plenty of storage space. There are seatback storage compartments as well as rear-seat compartments so owners can store all their equipment. Depending on the trim, the 2022 Silverado HD will feature upscale materials and a high-end upholstery. Higher trim levels will come equipped with heated and ventilated seats, a heated steering wheel, and a 15-inch diagonal head-up display.
The 2022 Silverado offers owners an 8-inch touchscreen with a 7-speaker Bose system. This touchscreen supports Chevy’s Infotainment 3 software which is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also offers SiriusXM satellite radio.
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD offers drivers a multi-flex tailgate that can be lowered into three places. Owners can use their key fob to control the tailgate or use the actual tailgate itself. The truck bed can drop down, have a cutout in the middle, or be expanded to be used as a bed step. For those 2022 Silverado HD owners who need to tow or haul, there’s advanced trailering technology that includes a 15-point camera system that provides a clear view of any blind spots. There are also trailering mirrors on the pickup’s exterior that can help with navigating when hauling or towing.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD comes equipped with Chevy’s advanced safety suite which includes a host of safety features. These include rear park assist, lane change alerts, rear cross-traffic alerts, forward collision warnings, and automatic emergency braking. There are also Intellibeam headlights and side blind zone alerts.
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado HD features a limited warranty that covers three or 36,000 miles and a powertrain warranty for 5 years or 60,000 miles. Chevrolet also provides a complimentary maintenance service for the first visit.