2016 Chevy Silverado 3500HD in Edmonton, AB
Today’s heavy duty pickup trucks no longer the fuel-eating, smoky, road monsters of a bygone era. A prime example of this improved take on pickup trucks with maximum capability is the 2016 Chevy Silverado 3500HD in Edmonton, AB, which is available at Don Wheaton. Like the rest of the Silverado lineup available at the Edmonton-based dealership, the 2016 Silverado 3500HD has picked up a number of new features and systems to improve the heavy duty truck’s handling and overall on-road manners. In short, many of the improvements to the 2016 Silverado 3500HD are built to increase driver confidence whether the truck is pulling a heavy trailer or not.
Among the additions to the new 2016 Chevy Silverado 3500HD in Edmonton, AB is the innovative Gooseneck/Fifth Wheel Trailering Prep Package. This bed mounted towing system is one of the secrets to the incredible towing capacity of the Silverado 3500HD. The dealer-installed component also includes special ball hitch, measuring two and five-sixteenths inches. A pair of chain tie-downs are also available. Both the gasoline- and diesel-powered versions of the Chevy heavy duty truck will be able to have these components installed. Don Wheaton buyers that choose to have the fifth-wheel towing system installed will also want to seriously consider the available spray-in bedliner.
Bed and cab combinations of the 2016 Silverado 3500HD
Don Wheaton buyers looking at taking home the 2016 Chevy Silverado 3500HD in Edmonton, AB home will have a few choices to make. First, they will need to pick one of the four cab/cargo bed combinations; all of which have the option of adding four-wheel drive. Models equipped with a regular cab will come with the 8-foot bed, as is the case with the double cab. However, customers looking for more interior room who opt for the crew cab can have either a 6-foot-6 or 8-foot box.
The trim grades for the 2016 Chevy Silverado 3500HD in Edmonton, AB are available that can be found with Silverado 1500 and 2500HD. These trims start at WT and run through LT and LTZ before landing at the top-of-the-line High Country model. Some of the features that will be included with new Silverado 3500HD include a new Digital Steering Assist system on crew cab models. Owners will find driving the large pickup truck easier with or without a heavy load. The digital steering system is designed to smooth out the truck’s rougher parts and increase overall on-road manners.
2016 Silverado 3500HD Performance and Capability
For maximum capability, the 2016 Chevy Silverado 3500HD in Edmonton, AB can have a Duramax 6.6-liter, turbo-diesel engine placed under the hood. This engine uses an Allison six-speed transmission and can produce 397 horsepower and 765 pound-feet of torque. The cargo box can haul up to 5,587 pounds with the proper equipment installed. Conventional towing capacity for the Silverado 3500HD with the Duramax diesel engine is 14,500 pounds, however opting for the Gooseneck/fifth wheel setup raises that capacity to 17,500 pounds.