There exists a multitude of cab and also chassis combinations available, as well as a regular 360-horse power, 6. 0-liter gas V-8, although our seat time has been restricted to the volume models: 2500-series 4x4s with the 6. 6-liter DuraMax V-8 diesel along with excellent Allison 1000 six-speed automatic transmission. It’s an $8585 build along with 397 horsepower along with 765 lb-ft of torque. GM’s cautiously handled workout along with related reasonably competitive trucks absolutely were being devised within the Silverado’s favor. Nevertheless there’s absolutely no denying this Chevy had the measure of the more powerful Ford and also Ram pickups, accelerating better uphill with a five-ton trailer and also controlling it is speed more effectively on descents along with integrated exhaust braking.
This huge trucks’ kept up to date cabin is both equally strong and also details the primary weak points in the prior model. It’s additionally fairly quite similar interior as the light-duty Silverado’s, that's to say it’s interesting, comfortable, and functional. It will require less of the leap for getting inside, once you’re seated, the position seems lower and more enveloping. Larger noise insulation indicates the Silverado is eerily quiet on the road for just a truck, using the Duramax along with road sounds but distant murmurs. The Chevy’s features appear quite basic alongside the fancier Sierra, though the Silverado can be fitted with similar luxuries, which includes heated-and-cooled leather car seats and also lane-departure warning.
Almost all of the brand-new Silverado HD’s variety options bring charges just like those of their 2014 analogs, together with better levels of tools accounting regarding modest improves. Expect to pay nearly $50, 000 for a mid-level four-door, four-wheel-drive 2500 with the gas V-8, with maxed-out 3500 diesels leading $65, 000. Check out this room as we hook up each of our equipment on the numerous models after we obtain a nearer look upon common turf, but our first experience ensures that the 2015 Silverado HD redefines what sort of heavy-duty truck does it's work .