Chevy Trucks That Can Tow More Than 7,000 Pounds

November 17th, 2017 by

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Chevy is a well-established and trusted brand! Their trucks have been around for 100 years now, and we know why! Apart from all Chevy vehicles coming with more standard safety and entertainment tech than most other vehicles, the trucks come with major capability and towing capacity. Looking for a truck? Check out all four Chevy pickups! All of them can tow more than 7,000 pounds.


Towing capacity up to 7,700 pounds

The most capable engine option for the Chevy Colorado is the 3.6-liter V6 engine. Not only does this engine tow up to 7,700 pounds, but also gets a highly impressive 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. Looking for power? This engine provides up to 308 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque.

Chevy Silverado 1500

Towing capacity up to 12,500 pounds

Similar to a Ford F-150 or a Ram 1500, the Chevy Silverado 1500 is a light duty truck. The Silverado 1500 has a maximum towing capacity up to 12,500 pounds when it is equipped with the available 6.2-liter V8 engine. The 6.2L engine produces an impressive and powerful 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque.

Chevy Silverado 2500HD

Towing capacity up to 18,100 pounds

The first of the two HD (heavy duty) Silverado truck models is the 2500HD and it can tow up to 18,100 pounds with its most capable engine option, the 6.6-liter V8 diesel. The powerful engine can get up to 455 horsepower and a high 910 lb-ft of torque.

Chevy Silverado 3500HD

Tpwing capacity up to 23,300 pounds

Finally, the most capable Chevy truck, the Silverado 3500HD tows up to 23,000 pounds. The engine that makes that possible is the same 6.6-liter V8 diesel paired that comes with the 2500. Due to a more performance features including a higher quality air intake, the 3500 has the ability to tow more. Horsepower is little less due to the heavy weight of the truck (445 horsepower). Torque remains the same!

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