A few months after the launch of the new Silverado, Chevrolet presents the Heavy Duty version, 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD. A model more for professional use in a market of the big pick-up always very buoyant.
Under the names of F-Series, Silverado, Ram Pickup, Titan or Tundra are actually hiding two models and not one. On the one hand the pickup class “1500”: F150, Ram 1500, etc. On the other hand, the models belong to 2500, 3500 or even 4500 weight classes. Models capable of carrying and towing heavier loads, and therefore more specifically meeting the needs of the pros. They are, depending on the case, named Heavy Duty or Super Duty.
2020 Chevy Silverado HD Release Date
The Silverado HD, which will be presented to the public in January 2019 at the Detroit Auto Show, has chosen a totally different look from the “1500” version, with more upright headlights, and a larger, more elongated center bar. the width. The Chevrolet logo has disappeared, replaced by the name of the brand according to the trend of the moment imposed in particular by the Ford F150 Raptor. The name appears the same on the rear side of the wall, “old-fashioned”. This Silverado 2500 HD imposes, especially declined here with the Z71 off-road pack. Chevrolet makes it clear that the only bodywork part between Silverado and Silverado HD is the roof.
the interior dimensions obtained from this architectural change have a pretty good impact on all 1500 Silverado. including with an additional 3 inches in leg space found in the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado Hd Crew Cab model. more comfortable seating position.
Side engine, Chevrolet evokes a new direct injection engine, without precision on the number of cylinders, associated with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Diesel side, a 1234 Nm Duramax V8 will be associated with a 10-speed gearbox.
As usual, the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD will be available in class 2500 and 3500, with expected versions with twin wheels on the rear. The GMC Sierra HD will also arrive very soon with a specific front panel.