New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD was revealed for the first time at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show. It comes with new front fascia, along with tall and bold grille and L-shaped LED lights. Side view reveals integrated side steps and new side mirrors. Around back, 2020 Silverado HD has larger bumper steps and reshaped lights. Chevy will offer five different trims of new Silverado: Work Truck, Custom, LT, LTZ and High Country. Every one of these trims has some distinctive details. For example, Work Truck comes with standard 17-inch wheels and optional 18-inch tires. Custom trim has massive 20-inch wheel along with body-colored details. LT trim is equipped with 17-inch aluminum wheels and chrome grille. Silverado LTZ trim comes with LED headlights and taillights, as well as LED daytime running lights and optional 20-inch wheels. High Country is top of the range trim and it includes standard LED lighting and 20-inch wheels on all models. Speaking of 2020 Silverado HD dimension, it depends on the Cab type. There are 3 different Cab types available: Regular Cab, Double Cab and Crew Cab. All three Cabs are 79.8-inches high, while 81.9-inches wide is single rear wheel model and 96.7-inches wide double rear wheel model. Regular Cab length is 235.5-inches for long box version and 240.4-inches for standard box version. Double Cab is 256.4-inches for long box and 250-inches for standard box, while Crew cab comes only with long box version and it is 266-inches long. Wheelbase length is from 141.5-inches for Regular Cab up to 172-inches of Crew Cab. New Dura Bed cargo box has been designed for 2020 Silverado HD. It comes with power tailgate, 12 fixed tie-down rings and 120v socket, Silverado HD has 6.9 standard box and 8-inch long box. First one has 69.6 cubic-feet of cargo space, while second one comes with 83.5 cubic-feet of cargo space. Inside the cabin, Chevy Silverado has new infotainment system, new trailering technology, next-generation SiriusXM, more headroom and legroom and even head-up display. Trailering is improved, and now includes 15 camera views and new trailering application. Using this app, driver has access to trailer electrical diagnostics, tire pressure, temperature monitoring, light test, maintenance reminders and pre-departure checklist. Some of the camera views are transparent view, HD surround vision, accessory view and bed view.
2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD engine performance specs
2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD engine is all-new 6.6-liter V8 petrol unit producing 401 horsepower and 464 lb-ft of torque. V8 engine comes mated to a Hydra-Matic 6-speed automatic transmission. This engine is equipped with direct injection, dual alternators and forged steel crankshaft. 6.6-liter V8 turbodiesel is also available and it can deliver 445 horsepower and 910 lb-ft of torque. V8 diesel engine is mated to a 10-speed Allison automatic gearbox. 2WD diesel Regular Cab Silverado HD has towing capacity rated at amazing 35,500 pounds. Silverado HD for 2020 has plenty of safety systems and features. This includes Auto Park Assist, Park Grade Hold Assist, Hill Start Assist, Hill Descent Control, Proactive Rollover Avoidance, Trailer Sway Control, Digital Variable Steering Assist and Exhaust Braking.
2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD release date and price review
2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD price range is still unavailable, but it should be slightly increased compared to current Silverado version which is priced at $34,400. Main competitors on the truck market will be Ford F-Series Super Duty and RAM Heavy Duty. 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD release date is expected by the end of this year.