The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and Silverado HD are two of the toughest and most capable trucks on the market. To figure out which is best suited for your needs working on the farm or commuting in Stillwater, Oklahoma, check out these differences between the models.
The Silverado 1500 has a wider variety of engines to choose from than the Silverado HD, ranging from the 2.7-liter Turbo to the 6.2-liter V8. The Silverado HD only offers two engines, but they’re more powerful. For instance, its Duramax® 6.6-liter Turbo-Diesel V8 delivers an impressive 445 horsepower and 910 lb-ft of torque.
Towing and hauling capabilities
When properly equipped, the Silverado 1500 tows up to 13,300 pounds and hauls up to 2,280 pounds, making it ideal for transporting your trailer and tools. The Silverado HD has a maximum trailering capacity of 36,000 pounds and a maximum payload capacity of 7,442 pounds, making it a suitable choice for moving your equipment on the farm.
The Silverado 1500 and Silverado HD each share many of the same trip options, including the Custom and High Country. However, the Silverado 1500 alone offers the LT Trail Boss, Custom Trail Boss, and RST trims with more off-roading features.
Schedule a test drive in each of these trucks at Wilson Chevrolet in Stillwater, Oklahoma, today to ensure you select the right model for your hard work and play.