What is the Towing Capacity of the Chevy Silverado 1500?

How much will I be able to tow? This question is asked regularly at Yemm Auto Group in Galesburg, IL, especially by visitors who are looking for one thing: a truck that can haul the right amount of cargo. If you're one of these visitors who's in the market for a truck that echoes capability and strength, then you're in the right place given Yemm Auto Group's truck selection featuring the newest Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Learning how much this truck can tow is an important part of deciding if it’s the mode of transportation to pull your trailer.

The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has six powertrains. That's right, six power alternatives, which means six different towing capacities. We know drivers around Galesburg all load up and tow cargo of all shapes and sizes, which is why the minds behind Chevrolet built the newest Silverado 1500 truck to be so accommodating. The lineup includes V6 and V8 setups and a turbo-diesel option. If you already know that you'll need the maximum towing capacity possible, you'll want the 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8.

This V8 engine, along with the 10-speed automatic transmission, reaches 12,200 pounds of towing capacity. This strong-willed powertrain shocks with 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of engine torque. Prepare yourself for ultimate smoothness and strength to make all your towing tasks easier than in the past. Even with the 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine, Chevrolet also has advanced trailering features that will also make the towing you do near Galesburg more productive, safe and successful.

  • Hitch Guidance with Hitch View
  • Electric Parking Brake Hookup Assist
  • Trailer Theft Alert
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller

You can find out how each of these Chevrolet trailering features work firsthand during your test drive at Yemm Auto Group. One of our specialists with a special love of Chevy trucks will walk you through and help you select the right configuration of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 that will best assist you during future towing endeavors. Our goal is to have you depart from our Galesburg Chevrolet dealership with the truck that will never disappoint you in the output it produces to haul your cargo around Illinois.

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