The Massive Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity

2023 Chevy Silverado 2500 towing a trailer
 

There’s a reason you see so many Chevy Heavy Duty trucks on Montgomery job sites. That’s due in no small part to their towing capacities. How much can a Chevy Silverado 2500 tow? The Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity is an unbelievable 18,510 pounds. We go into more detail about that below, and talk about the Chevy Silverado towing package.

 

 

How Much Can A Chevy Silverado 2500 Tow?

As we said, the 2023 Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity reaches 18,510 pounds. But that capacity does differ by engine. How much can a Chevy Silverado 2500 tow when you opt for the V8 gas engine, as opposed to the V8 turbo-diesel? Here’s how the Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity breaks down by engine:

2023 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity and Other Engine Specs

6.6L V8 Gas Engine

  • 401 hp
  • 464 lb-ft of torque
  • 4,023-pound payload capacity
  • 14,500-pound towing capacity

6.6L Duramax® V8 Turbo-Diesel Engine

  • 445 hp
  • 910 lb-ft of torque
  • 4,673-pound payload capacity
  • 18,510-pound towing capacity

What Can You Tow With the Chevy Silverado 2500?

There isn’t much you can’t tow with the 18,510-pound Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity, whether you’re doing some serious work or play. Here’s just a partial list:

  • Gooseneck Flatbed Trailer
  • Large Flatbed Trailer
  • Large Boat Trailer
  • Car Trailer
  • Large Enclosed Utility Trailer
  • Large Travel Trailer

2023 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Package

If you do a lot of towing along our Wetumpka roads, you know that it’s about more than the Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity. You need the right features, too. Is there a 2300 Chevy Silverado 2500 towing package? There are Gooseneck/5th wheel packages that provide the essentials for gooseneck or 5th wheel towing:

2023 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Packages

Gooseneck / 5th Wheel Package

  • Hitch platform to accept Gooseneck or Fifth-wheel hitch
  • Hitch platform with tray to accept ball and stamped bed holes with caps installed
  • Bed mounted 7-pin trailer harness

Gooseneck / 5th Wheel Prep Package

  • Hitch platform to accept Gooseneck or 5th wheel hitch
  • Hitch platform with tray to accept ball and stamped box holes with caps installed
  • Box mounted 7-pin trailer harness
  • May require additional optional equipment

Gooseneck Hitch Package

  • Gooseneck ball
  • Chain tiedown kit with case
  • May require additional optional equipment

Check Out the Chevy Silverado 2500 at Larry Puckett Chevrolet of Prattville

Come see the Chevy Silverado 2500 for yourself at our dealership. We’d love to help you drive home in one of your own. Just be sure to take advantage of our new vehicle specials. In the meantime, check out our helpful car buying tips. We’re just down the road from Millbrook, so come on in or contact us today!

 

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