SuperDuty vs. Silverado 2500


Diesel Engine

The 6.7L Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel engine offers:

  • 450 horsepower
  • 935 lb.-ft. of torque

Chevrolet states they have taken a proven power and perfected the Duramax 6.6L Turbo Diesel V8 engine, resulting in:

  • 445 horsepower
  • 910 lb.-ft. of torque

Towing Capabilities

Super Duty Pickup with the 6.7L V8 Turbo Diesel delivers:

  • 21,000-lb. max. conventional trailer tow rating
  • 27,500-lb. max. 5th-wheel trailer tow rating
  • 35,000-lb. max. gooseneck trailer tow rating
  • 43,300-lb. max. Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)

When equipped with the new Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel, Silverado 3500HD has:

  • 20,000-lb. conventional trailer tow rating
  • 23,300-lb. 5th-wheel trailer tow rating
  • 23,300-lb. gooseneck trailer tow rating
  • 31,300-lb. maximum Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)

Driver Technology

Super Duty has all of the towing technologies Chevrolet is boasting, plus the Ultimate Trailer Tow Camera System with 360-degree Camera, rear CHMSL camera and Trailer Reverse Guidance. Super Duty is the right choice as a tow vehicle with these available features:

  • Adaptive steering
  • BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert and Trailer Coverage
  • 360-Degree Camera
  • Individual Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Smart Trailer Tow Connector

Silverado HD offers technologies designed to help the driver maintain command while towing or hauling:

  • Trailer sway control
  • Diesel Exhaust Brake System
  • Rear Vision Camera
  • Digital Steering Assist