Chevrolet and Silverado are popular combinations for many years, and it is exciting to know that the 2021 Chevy Silverado Crew Cab is coming. It is always fun to look at the vast possibilities of features and specs of the upcoming cars.
That could be more fun when the cars are highly famous and legendary, just like the Silverado from Chevrolet. The first generation launched in 1999 with nothing but rising popularity among truck lovers all over the globe, not only in the USA where it is originated but also across the world.
2021 Chevy Silverado Crew Cab Price & Release Date
So far, the last official release for the Silverado 1500 is the 2020 model back in 2019. The possible out of the 2021 model has not been officially announced and confirmed by General Motors.
Nevertheless, the car communities have been talking about the 2021 Silverado for a long. That is pretty common for a popular car model that shows an all-time high interest in the car itself. So, the release of the 2021 model of Silverado is in a high possibility.
In terms of the 2020 model of Silverado, the car remains on sale, with the starting price starts from $32,590. It offers a wide array of options to choose from. That is a brilliant idea to accommodate more people in buying this car.
Even the basic configuration of the car is offered in 4 options. That includes regular cab long bed, double cab standard bed, crew cab short bed, and crew cab standard bed. So far, there are staggeringly 18 different combinations to pick when buying the 2020 Silverado.
The so-called crew cab is amidst the most popular choices, so that the year 2021 model is expected to be having that variant. The possible release date of this car remains unclear with the global pandemic of Covid-19 in 2020.
Most likely, the car will not hit the market until the end of 2021. This year it may only be the year of the official announcement from General Motors regarding the new version of Silverado. The wait for the 2021 Chevy Silverado Crew Cab will continue for now.
Engine Specs & Performance
The performance aspect of this massive truck is among the crucial parts to pay attention to. So far, the current version of Silverado is the class-leading in terms of the fuel economy. It is capable of delivering up to 33 mpg as long as the optional 3.0-liter Duramax diesel engine is on. So, it is only reasonable that the new 2020 model version will at least follow that specification of the power unit. Moreover, the 13,400 pounds of towing capacity will probably be there as well in 2021.
DURAMAX® 3.0L TURBO-DIESEL I-6
- 23 MPG city/33 highway†
- 277 horsepower and 460 lb.-ft. of torque
- 10-speed automatic transmission
- 9,300-lb. maximum towing capability†
- Auto stop/start technology
- Quiet as well as powerful
- Available on LT, RST, LTZ and High Country
|Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx||24.0 gal|
|Cruising Range – City||456 mile|
|Cruising Range – Hwy||528 mile|
|EPA Fuel Economy Est – City||19.0 MPG|
|EPA Fuel Economy Est – Hwy||22.0 MPG|
|Fuel Economy Est-Combined||20.0 MPG|
To deal with competitors like Ford F-150, GMC Sierra, and Dodge RAM 1500, the new Silverado will need to up the game. For that particular matter, there will be three new editions added to the selections of the 2021 Silverado.
The new editions consist of Texas Edition Plus, All Start Edition Plus, and the LTZ Premium Texas Edition. Those choices are available for the trim levels of LTZ, RST, and LT. It is interesting to get to know about those new editions further very soon.
In addition to those new editions of the Silverado for the year 2021 model that adds more features to the car, there will be the so-called value packages as well for the available trim levels. It will add a bit more exciting stuff to the car in comparison to the standard version of each trim.
The value packages are only available for the RST, and LT trims with different additions given to them, respectively by General Motors. That will significantly add the base price of the car.
The RST value package adds trailering package, all-weather floor liners, a set of 275/60R20 all-terrain tires, and a set of 20-inch aluminum wheels with Argent metallic pockets.
On the other hand, the LT value package adds a remote start package, all-weather floor liners, a Z82 trailering package, a set of 265/65R18Sl all-terrain tires, and a set of 18-inch Bright Silver painted aluminum wheels.
Those sets of noteworthy additions to the car will make the 2021 Chevy Silverado Crew Cab worth the wait.
2021 Chevy Silverado Crew Cab Dimensions & Load Capability
|Ground Clearance Front||8.09 in|
|Ground Clearance, Rear||8.09 in|
|Cargo Volume||62.90 ft³|
|Gross Vehicle Weight Rating||7,000 lbs|
|Maximum Payload Capacity||2,185 lbs|
|Max Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)||15,000 lbs|
|Max Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)||6,900 lbs|
|Max Conventional Trailering||9800 lbs|