Why the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Is the Ultimate Work Truck
Even though Chevrolet is making way for the 2020 Silverado 2500HD, the 2019 model is still just as worthy for those interested in buying a heavy-duty pickup now. The 2019 Chevrolet 2019 Silverado 2500HD is the latest in the new line of modern, efficient, powerful heavy-duty trucks. It comes with plenty of configuration choices, a class-leading engine, and capability that can’t be matched. When it comes to finding the ultimate work pickup truck, the 2019 Chevrolet 2500 should be on everyone’s list.
The new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD for sale in Oklahoma is a highly efficient heavy-duty truck with a solid build quality. It’s great hauling and towing capabilities, coupled with a powerful diesel engine option make it the first choice of customers looking for a truck in this segment. With an overall Edmunds’ rating of 7.2 out of 10, the 2500HD is the ultimate work truck.
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The 2019 Chevrolet 2500HD comes with a spacious front seat and a minimalist interior. The 2500HD features a very responsive and up to date entertainment system with plenty of inputs and outputs to make connecting all of your devices simple. Additional options include Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support. Upgrading to the top tier technology rung will add driver assistance features and an aftermarket camera system that is great for making towing easier and safer.
There is no shortage of customization when it comes to factory and dealer installed options. There are many combinations of features available for the 2500HD. For example, all the base models come with vinyl seats, a Bluetooth-enabled 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system, power locks, and 17-inch wheels.
The top end models come with body color bumpers, Bose audio, 20-inch wheels, wireless charging for your phone, heating and cooling for seats, and front and rear sensors for parking.
The Z71 model adds off-road equipment such as a front stabilizer bar, 18-inch wheels, underbody shielding, beefier shocks, and hill descent control. Additionally, black bowtie logos, chrome lower skid plate detail, and flag-themed trim pieces can be added with the Tribute Edition of the Z71.
Heavy-duty trucks are usually not fully crash tested by government bodies and the 2019 Chevrolet 2500HD is no exception. Based on estimated federal government ratings, The 2019 Silverado 2500HD received four stars overall for safety. It was given three stars for its front crash and rollover capabilities.
The 2019 Chevrolet 2500HD comes equipped with six airbags, stability and traction control, and an OnStar system that automatically notifies emergency services if it detects a crash. The LT and LTZ models can be upgraded with forward collision and lane departure warning systems.
It also comes with a rear seat reminder system that reminds the driver to check if infants or children are in the back when leaving the vehicle.
The 2019 Chevrolet 2500HD comes standard with a 360-horsepower V8 and six-speed automatic transmission, making the 2500HD very quick and capable.
Heavy-duty Silverados are available in three-quarter-ton (2500) and full-ton (3500) configurations with a single or dual-rear-wheel setup and a diesel or gas V8 engine.
The Chevrolet 2500HD is the ultimate work truck because it’s built like a tank. It was designed for the outdoors to haul anything and everything.
The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD comes with a 6.0-liter gasoline V8 offering 360 horsepower and 380 pounds per foot of torque. Rear wheel drive comes standard on all vehicles. Four-wheel drive is optional. The V8 has a 3,500-pound payload capacity.
There is also an optional 6.6-liter turbodiesel V8 with 910 pounds per foot of torque that is capable of towing nearly 20,000 pounds.
The 2500HD comes built with a traditional leaf spring suspension in the rear, which helps increase its durability. Driving at low speeds is made easier with a digital steering assistant on turbodiesel models.
The interior of this vehicle is comfortable as it is made from good quality materials, though it focuses on utility over luxury. This makes a lot of sense in a work truck. Getting in and out is convenient with a grab handle and side steps. The truck offers roominess with lot of space for five people, even if they want to stretch out. The good arrangement of the body panels and interior pieces make the vehicle free from shaking or rattling. Other useful features of the interior are it’s easy to use controls, highly responsive touchscreen and big readable buttons. Three car seats can be fitted in the back of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD.
The driving position is excellent with a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel and a good view over the hood. Also, it is easy to adjust the pedals. The vehicle has large towing mirrors and a rear view camera. The interior storage is abundant. Comfortable seats (optionally ventilated), leather upholstery, standard technology like Apple CarPlay and Android Auto all go to make the 2500HD an impressive vehicle. Ample interior storage is available with the rear seats folded up. There is choice of several interior colors: Cocoa/Dune, Dark Ash/Jet black, Jet Black, Jet Black/Medium Ash Gray and Saddle.
The vehicle has four doors. It is available in a number of attractive colors: Black, Cajun Red Tintcoat, Deep Ocean Blue Metallic, Graphite Metallic, Havana Brown Metallic, Iridescent Pearl Tricoat, Mosaic Black Metallic, Red Hot, Silver Ice Metallic, Summit White, Tangier Orange and Wheatland Yellow. Customers have a choice of rear- or four-wheel drive. They can also opt for either a double-cab style or a crew-cab body style. It is available with a standard bed (6 feet 5 inches) or a long bed (8 feet 2 inches). There are four trims: Work Truck (WT), LT, LTZ and High Country. Tow mirrors and a sunroof are optional.
To sum up, the 2019 Silverado 2500HD offers a comfortable ride with a well-designed interior and stylish exterior. Importantly, it has excellent towing capabilities and can carry a big payload.
Test drive a 2019 Silverado 2500HD at Zeck Chevrolet in Purcell, Oklahoma.