Used Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity at Western Motors Fresno

December 2nd, 2021 by
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing a boat
The Chevy Silverado never loses its performance prowess no matter how old it is. That’s why many of our Madera customers love purchasing used Chevy Silverado vehicles. Performance specs like the Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity stay consistent across all models, even the ones that are a few years old. You’ll notice their performance capabilities during your test drive!

At Western Motors Fresno, we sell a variety of used Chevy Silverado trucks that still have their formidable towing performance. If you’re interested in what we can offer you, contact our Fresno location to see what vehicles we have in stock. Also, apply for financing with our finance center to get a great deal on a used Chevy Silverado today!

Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity by Model Year

When it comes to the used Chevy Silverado 1500 payload, you can’t get any better than this truck. When comparing Chevy Silverado models from the past three years, you’ll see that their capabilities don’t change much. Check out the Silverado 1500 towing capacity from the past four model year trucks:

  • 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500: 7,200 to 9,700 lbs
  • 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500: 6,600 to 9,800 lbs
  • 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500: 6,700 to 9,900 lbs
  • 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500: 5,500 to 9,400 lbs

As engine specs and performance features are enhanced every model year, you can expect high levels of Chevy Silverado 1500 payload and towing capacity. The engines are what give this vehicle such a relentless drive that you’ll notice when hauling heavy equipment in Muscatel.

Chevrolet Silverado Towing Capacity by Engine

There are a total of five engine types that you can choose to customize your new Chevy Silverado truck with. Although different, each one of these engines brings a high dose of power to your drives through Visalia. Learn more about the engine specs of a used 2021 Chevy Silverado 1500:

  • 4.3L V6 Engine: This engine makes 285 hp and a best-in-class 305 lb-ft of torque. Its towing capacity is 7,900 pounds. It’s also the standard Silverado 1500 engine.
  • 2.7L Turbo Engine: This engine offers 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque. This power gives the Silverado 1500 a towing capacity of up to 9,600 pounds and also increases efficiency.
  • 5.3L V8 Engine with Direct Fuel Management: With this available engine, the Chevy Silverado 1500 achieves 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. Towing capacity is elevated to 11,500 pounds (Note: the same engine with active fuel management tows up to 10,000 pounds).
  • 6.2L V8 Engine: Equipped with this engine, the Chevy Silverado 1500 can tow its maximum of 13,300 pounds (on the RST trim). Additionally, this V8 generates an impressive 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.0L I6 Turbo-Diesel: With the available diesel powertrain, you’ll be able to tow up to 9,500 pounds. You’ll also be able to pull out 277 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque on the roads near Clovis.

Test Drive Our Used Chevy Silverado for Sale at Western Motors Fresno

If you’re curious about experiencing the ever-powerful Chevy Silverado towing capacity, contact us or visit our Fresno dealership for more information today at Western Motors Fresno. We’ll be happy to help you!


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