2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500’s Heavy Duty Specs

June 12th, 2015 by

Silverado Towing Chevrolet has a reputation of developing heavy-duty vehicles that meet your needs for the long haul, and the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 is no exception. The performance specs on this hefty pickup have been fine-tuned to support your towing needs and ensure a smooth ride and precise handling. Take a moment to investigate the performance options available to you with the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500.

Introductory Engine

The 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500’s entry-level engine is a 6.0L V8 that produces360 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain can haul up to 6,952 pounds when properly equipped and configured. When you use the conventional trailering gear, you can tow up to 13,900 pounds, or opt for the fifth-wheel trailering package available on the introductory Work Truck trim to easily tow 14,600 pounds. Equipped with Variable Valve Timing and electronic Sequential Fuel Injection, the Silverado 3500’s V8 engine has a multi-port fuel injection setup where each injection valve can fire individually; this means your engine can quickly respond to different driving patterns, significantly reducing fuel consumption.

Available Engine

Upgrade to the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500’s turbocharged 6.6L V8 diesel engine for 397 hp and a whopping 765 lb-ft of torque. This engine uses direct injection to achieve this intense power, and comes paired to a heftier six-speed automatic transmission. Included are an independent front suspension and a multi-leaf rear suspension for an easy maneuvering and a responsive, secure ride. The maximum payload on this engine reaches 7,374 pounds, but when equipped with the heavy-duty trailering package, you can haul up to 23,200 pounds.

Get the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Today!

Experience the sheer power of the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 by visiting Tom Gill Chevrolet, located at 7830 Commerce Dr. in Florence, KY. If you have any questions about the latest Silverado 1500’s specs ahead of your visit, don’t hesitate to contact the dealership from Monday to Saturday during regular business hours.