2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 / 3500 HD - Car and Driver

The Silverado 2500 HD is all-new for 2015. It shares its basic cab and interior with the 1500 and offers three cabs, two beds, and five wheelbases, along with work-truck to upscale trim levels. but the way to go is the 6. 6-liter Duramax turbo-diesel with the Allison transmission and 17,900-pound maximum towing capacity. First Drive Review – 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 / 3500 HD Our initial drive took place in the mountains above Phoenix, Arizona. The Silverado’s snappier sibling, the 2015 GMC Sierra HD , was along for the ride. The two trucks are the same brutes underneath, with mechanicals largely unchanged from those of the previous models, which triumphed in Chevy form in our last comparison test of diesel workhorses. The new Chevy has the chiseled profile of a classic pickup, with a blocky grille and sheetmetal reminiscent of GM’s iconic C/K pickups of the 1980s. Yet the on-road behavior of the four-door, four-wheel-drive models we drove was anything but old... Most impressive, though, is the ride quality, which is now nearly as plush and controlled as the lighter 1500’s. We’re anxious to experience the Silverado HD on Michigan’s cratered roads, but the long-wheelbase rigs floated over Arizona tarmac... Source: www.caranddriver.com