Chevrolet has officially chosen the State Fair of Texas to reveal the new heavy-duty trucks. The trucks are set to go on sell the first quarter of the 2014 year.
There will be two engines available on the Silverado 2500HD and Silverado 3500HD. The standard engine is the Vortec 6.0L V8 producing 360hp in the 2500HD and 322hp in the 3500HD with 380 pound-feet of torque. The buyer can opt this engine for either straight gasoline, E85 FlexFuel or even compressed natural gas (CNG). The 6.6L Duramax Turbodiesel will also be available on the 2500HD and 3500HD. This engine will offer 397hp and 765 pound-feet of torque. The Duramax is paired with a six-speed Allison automatic transmission.
There are also no short of options for these trucks. There are actually more than 150 options you can choose between when configuring your new 2500HD or 3500HD Silverado. From cab size, bed lengths, trim levels, and options there are lots of options to match the buyer. The technology has been placed in these heavy duty trucks just like their 1500 counterparts.
Red River Chevrolet in Shreveport and Bossier City, LA will be getting the 2015 Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD during the first quarter of 2014. Stay connected with us for all the details of the new Chevrolet products!
By Brad Troedel
Red River Chevrolet