2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTD vs. 2500

2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTD


2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
$32,648 MSRP

Starting MSRP

$48,348 MSRP
285-hp (4.3L V-6 engine)

Minimum Horsepower

401-hp (6.6L V-8 engine)
420 hp

Maximum Horsepower

445 hp
460 Ib-ft

Maximum Torque

910 Ib-ft
6,032.77 kg

Max Towing Capacity

8,391.45 kg
1,034 kg

Max Payload Capacity

1,731 kg

If you’re shopping around Stratford for a Chevrolet truck, you’ll want to compare the differences Chevy Silverado 1500 LTD and the Chevy Silverado 2500 HD. Regardless of which truck you choose, you can rest assured that you’re enjoying the reliability and capability of a Chevy truck, these models speak to slightly different needs. Take a moment to read our comparison of the Silverado 1500 vs. 2500 towing capacity, payload capacity, and engine specs to see which model is right for you. Then, fill out a pre-approval and contact Hillside Chevrolet Buick GMC to arrange for a test drive in Charlottetown.



2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2500 Towing & Payload Capacity

The Silverado 2500 costs considerably more than the Silverado 1500. Therefore, it makes sense that it’s far more capable. That said, the 1500 offers exceptional towing and payload capacity at an accessible price. Cornwall drivers can compare maximum Chevy 1500 vs. 2500 towing and payload specs below:

Silverado 1500 LTD:

  • Payload Capacity: 1,034 kg
  • Towing Capacity: 6,032.77 kg

Silverado 2500:

  • Payload Capacity: 1,731 kg
  • Towing Capacity: 18,500 pounds

2022 Chevy 1500 vs. 2500 Engine Specs

Now that you’ve compared the maximum 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2500 towing and payload capacities, let’s take a look at the specs for each of the engine options offered for each truck. Both the Silverado 1500 LTD and 2500 HD exclusively offer high-powered engines, so you can’t go wrong!

2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Engines:

6.2L EcoTec3 with Active Fuel Management

  • 420 hp
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • Paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission

2.7L Turbo with Active Fuel Management (Standard on RST and LT; available on Custom and Work Truck)

  • 310 hp
  • 348 Ib-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

5.3L EcoTec3 V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management (Standard on LT Trail Boss, LTZ, and High Country; also available on LT and RST)

  • 355 hp
  • 383 Ib-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission (optional 10-speed automatic transmission)

6.2L EcoTec3 V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management (Available on High Country, LTZ, LT Trail Boss, RST and Custom Trail Boss)

  • 420 hp
  • 460 Ib-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission

Duramax® 3.0L Turbo-diesel I-6

  • 277 hp
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission

2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Engines:

6.6L V-8 engine

  • 401 hp
  • 464 Ib-ft of torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission

Duramax® 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V-8

  • 445 hp
  • 910 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission

Compare the 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2500 Test Drives!

You’ve read our comparison between the Chevy Silverado 1500 and 2500. Now, come test drive both trucks near PEI at Hillside Chevrolet Buick GMC in Charlottetown. We’ll walk you through each truck’s many trims, cabin configurations, and truck bed options, and help you find the perfect option for your needs!


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