2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity & Towing Features

July 19th, 2019 by

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing a boat

The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a maximum towing capacity of 12,200 pounds, as well as a max payload of up to 2,543 pounds. This capable Chevy truck is built with a hydroformed, boxed high-strength steel frame and offers plenty of towing features that help Orange Park drivers bring more along for the ride. And as one of the strongest light-duty pickup trucks, the Chevy Silverado is a truck you’ll want to get behind the wheel of. Learn more with Beaver Chevrolet today!

 

Towing Capacity Per Engine

The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing capacity and performance can be attributed to its three powerful engine options:

  • 2.7L Turbo Engine: This base engine is standard, providing 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque. This gives the Silverado 1500 a towing capacity of up to 7,000 pounds.
  • 4.3L V6 Engine: This engine produces 285 hp and a best-in-class 305 lb-ft of torque. Its towing capacity is 7,900 pounds.
  • 5.3L V8 Engine: This available engine delivers 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. Towing capacity is up to 11,600 pounds.
  • 6.2L V8 Engine: Equipped with this engine, the Chevy Silverado 1500 can tow a maximum of 12,200 pounds. Additionally, this V8 generates an impressive 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.0L V6 Turbo-Diesel: With the available diesel powertrain, you’ll be able to tow up to 9,400 pounds. You’ll also be able to get 260 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque on the roads near Jacksonville Beach.

2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 models in red and black

Towing Features

Powerful engine options are important, but when you’re looking to tow safely around Ponte Vedra, check into these great Chevy Silverado towing features:

  • Trailering Package: This package comes standard for the Chevy Silverado 1500, and includes a trailering hitch platform and 2-inch receiver, a 4-pin connector, an automatic locking rear differential, and a 7-wire harness with a 7-way sealed connector.
  • Optional Max Trailering Package: Available for select trims, this package adds the Handling/Trailering Suspension Package, revised shock tuning, upgraded rear springs, and more.
  • Optional Tow Mirrors: You can purchase extended view towing mirrors for Chevy Silverado trucks as accessories for safer towing as well.

Explore the Chevy Silverado at Beaver Chevrolet

Experience the towing power of the new Chevy Silverado, learn how to connect to Chevy Wi-Fi, or find the Chevy Silverado accessories you need to tow more and tow safely. Once you learn more about the Chevy Silverado performance and more, take this model for a test drive, browse our new vehicle specials, and contact Beaver Chevrolet with any questions about other model comparisons like the Chevy Equinox vs. Ford Escape, and more.

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