Powertrains and Performance
The 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine comes paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. It produces an exciting 310 horsepower and 348 lb-ft of torque. Silverado models equipped with this engine are rated for an EPA-estimated 20 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.*
A 4.3-liter V6 engine comes mated with a six-speed automatic transmission. It produces 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. This engine earns up to an EPA-estimated 16 mpg in the city and 21 mpg on the highway.*
The 5.3-liter V8 engine comes paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. This powertrain generates 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. Thanks to Dynamic Fuel Management technology, this engine is rated for an EPA-estimated 17 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway.*
The 6.2-liter V8 engine comes mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. This powertrain produces 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. It earns up to an EPA-estimated 16 mpg in the city and 20 mpg on the highway when equipped with four-wheel drive.*
A 3.0-liter Duramax® diesel engine features excellent performance and fuel economy. Official ratings are pending.
A properly equipped 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 can tow up to 12,200 lbs.