If you are looking for a rugged, yet refined, pickup that can handle even the toughest towing tasks with ease around Tallahassee, the team at Bill Cramer Chevrolet Buick GMC highly recommends the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. The Silverado 1500 towing capacity reaches an impressive 13,300 pounds. That’s plenty of power to tow a small trailer or boat safely and easily in Marianna. Bill Cramer Chevrolet Buick GMC explores what contributes to the 2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity, and we would be more than happy to show you how this truck can elevate your daily drives by getting you set up with a test drive in Panama City.
With so many trim levels and configurations to choose from, you may be wondering about the towing capacity for the Silverado 1500 model that meets your driving needs and budget in Destin. We have broken down the Silverado 1500 towing capacity by trim level below.
Even the base model Work Truck is more than capable thanks to its 4.3L V6 engine and towing capacity of 7,900 pounds. Opt for the 5.3L V8, and towing power gets a boost to 10,000 pounds.
Choose the Custom trim for its 2.7L turbo engine that allows you to tow up to 9,300 pounds. For 9,700 pounds of towing power, consider upgrading to a 5.3L V8.
The Custom Trail Boss and its 4WD system make tackling challenging road conditions in Fort Walton a breeze. Thanks to a 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 engine, this trim can also tow 7,300 pounds. Equip the Custom Trail Boss with a 5.3L V8 to increase towing capacity to 9,400 pounds.
The standard offering for the LT trim is the 2.7L turbo engine, which leads to a towing capacity of 9,300 pounds. When you outfit the LT with a 5.3L V8 and the Max Trailering Package, towing capacity reaches 11,500 pounds.
The 2.7L turbo is also the standard offering from the RST, and it shares the same 9,300-pound towing capacity as the LT. However, with the RST, you can upgrade to a 6.2L V8 with the Max Trailering Package. This allows you to take advantage of the max towing power of 13,300 pounds.
Standard 4WD is just the start with the LT Trail Boss. The 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine comes standard and also allows you to tow up to 9,300 pounds. If you upgrade to the 6.2L V8, towing capacity remains the same.
Enjoy 9,700 pounds of towing power with the standard 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine on the LTZ. The Max Trailering package boosts towing figures up to 11,500 pounds. For even more towing power, you can upgrade to the 6.2L V8. Your towing capacity will then reach 12,100 pounds.
The High Country shares similar specs with the LTZ, with the same standard 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine and towing capacity of 9,700 pounds. However, when you upgrade to the 6.2L V8 with the Max Trailering Package, this configuration tows up to 11,900 pounds.
If you have been impressed by the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing capacity (and we can’t blame you), why not see how this perennial favorite pickup handles on the roads of Panama City? Contact us today to get set up with a test drive, or stop by the dealership in person. Remember to also take a look at our new vehicle specials to see how you can save on the truck of your dreams.