2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity

December 2nd, 2020 by

2021 Chevy Silverado 1500

How much can the Chevy Silverado 1500 tow? With a maximum towing capacity of 13,300 pounds, the Chevy Silverado 1500 has the power you need to haul a boat or camper on your Quincy getaways and adventures. The hydroformed and high-strength boxed steel frame gives the Chevy Silverado 1500 the durability to take on anything the road throws its way. Learn more about the Silverado 1500 payload and the other towing features with Shottenkirk Chevrolet, and feel free to explore our Chevy Silverado 1500 inventory



Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine 

When you choose the Chevy Silverado 1500, you get the choice of five powerful engines to help you take on the Hannibal roads. Here are the engine choices of the Silverado 1500: 

2.7L Turbo Engine: 

  • 310 horsepower
  • 348 lb-ft of torque
  • 9,600 pounds of towing capacity
  • 2,280 pounds of payload

4.3L V6 Engine: 

2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 Custom Trail Boss
  • 285 horsepower
  • 305 lb-ft of torque
  • 7,900 pounds of towing capacity
  • 2,280 pounds of payload

5.3L V8 Engine with Direct Fuel Management: 

  • 355 horsepower
  • 383 lb-ft of torque
  • 11,500 pounds of towing capacity (10,000 pounds with active fuel management)
  • 2,280 pounds of payload

6.2L V8 Engine: 

2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 High Country
  • 420 horsepower
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • 13,300 pounds towing capacity
  • 2,280 pounds of payload

3.0L V6 Turbo-Diesel

  • 260 horsepower
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • 9,500 pounds of towing capacity
  • 2,280 pounds of payload

Other Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Features

The Chevy Silverado was designed to take on your heaviest jobs in more ways than towing. Here are the other towing features that expertly compliment the Silverado 1500 to help you get the most out of every Keokuk job: 

  • Trailering Package: This standard package comes equipped with a trailering hitch platform as well as a 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: This package is available on select trims and adds the Handling/Trailering Suspension Package, revised shock tuning, upgraded rear springs, and other features. 
  • Optional Tow Mirrors: When you purchase these mirrors, you can get an extra set of eyes on your trailer for better towing safety and security. 
  • Payload: The Chevy Silverado 1500 reaches an impressive 2,280 lbs when properly equipped, allowing you to haul your heaviest cargo with ease. 

Experience the Chevy Silverado 1500 at Shottenkirk Chevrolet

The Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity and other features allow you to take on the Quincy roads with confidence. Contact Shottenkirk Chevrolet to explore our inventory and even apply for financing so you can get a head start on choosing the right Silverado 1500 for you. 


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