Light-duty trucks like the Chevy Silverado 1500 are excellent for most jobs, but when you need a truck for the toughest tasks, you need to step up to a heavy-duty pickup like the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD. When you purchase the Silverado 2500HD at the Spokane Valley Chevrolet dealer, you’ll get a powerful truck that’s ready to meet your needs. An optional turbodiesel engine generates an incredible 910 lb-ft of torque, with a tow rating of 36,000 pounds. Towing is made easy, thanks to the Silverado 2500HD’s numerous trailering technology features. Buyers looking for a pickup with luxurious amenities will love the top-of-the-line High Country trim level.
The 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is offered in regular cab, double cab and crew cab configurations. According to the folks at the Spokane Valley Chevy dealer, buyers can choose from five trim levels: Work WT, Custom, LT, LTZ and High Country (crew cab only).
The standard engine under the hood of the 2022 chevy Silverado 2500HD is a 6.6-liter V8 that puts out a healthy 401 hp and 464 lb-ft of torque. This engine is paired to a six-speed automatic gearbox. The available 6.6-liter turbodiesel V8 generates 445 hp and 910 lb-ft, linked to an Allison ten-speed automatic transmission. Rear-wheel drive is standard, and all-wheel drive is available.
Car and Driver had words of praise for the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD, writing: “[The] Duramax powertrain is the one to get for those who regularly tow heavy loads. Its mighty power and the transmission’s effortless responses provided an extra level of confidence and security when doing what these trucks were made for—moving mountains. ... [The] big Chevy rides surprisingly well for its impressive capabilities."
The 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500HD’s independent front suspension keeps the ride smooth, allowing the truck to ignore bumps in the road. Inside, the cabin is whisper-quiet, even when cruising on the highway.
The base Silverado 2500HD WT model comes with black exterior trim, black bumpers, manual door locks and windows, single-zone automatic climate control, vinyl upholstery, a locking tailgate, trailering equipment, trailering mirrors, a 3.5-inch instrument cluster display, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a 7-inch infotainment touchscreen, an audio system with six speakers, and Bluetooth.
The upper trim levels get an 8-inch infotainment touchscreen, a Bose premium audio system with seven speakers, satellite radio, Wi-Fi, and a wireless phone charger. Four-wheel-drive Silverado 2500HD models have an optional Z71 Off-Road Package that adds even more off-road capability. It includes Rancho shocks, an exclusive suspension, skidplates and hill-descent control.
To assist drivers when hitching a trailer, backing up, and maneuvering in tight spaces, the Silverado 2500HD gets an available camera system capable of displaying up to 15 camera views,. Other trailering features include Trailer Length Indicator, Jack-Knife Alert, Trailer Angle Indicator with Guidelines, Bed View with Cargo Bed Zoom, and Bed Hitch Guidance.
The Silverado 2500HD features plenty of storage space, including cubbies and a large center console bin. Some models feature a storage compartment located under the back seat, as well as storage bins built into the rear seatbacks.