Designed for drivers from all walks of life, the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 features an expansive engine line. There are engines for those who prefer fuel economy, towing capability, or diesel.
The 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine delivers 310 horsepower and 348 lb-ft of torque without breaking a sweat. It can tow up to 7,000 pounds in properly equipped Silverado models.
The 4.3-liter V6 engine boasts 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. Models equipped with this powertrain can tow up to 7,400 pounds.
The 5.3-liter V8 engine generates a thrilling 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. Silverado models powered by this engine can tow up to 9,500 pounds.
The 6.2-liter V8 engine is the largest of the bunch, and it shows just what a full-size truck is capable of — 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque result in an impressive 12,200-pound maximum towing capacity in properly equipped 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 models.
The 3.0-liter Duramax® turbo-diesel engine offers high fuel economy without sacrificing performance. Official towing and performance figures are pending.