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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Overview

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The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD continues the previous year’s legacy of durability and strength that you can rely on. With comfortable upholstery, versatile storage options, and a plethora of cabin and truck bed size configurations, the new Silverado 2500HD holds its own in the heavy duty truck category. Discover the features you can expect to see on this truck for 2018, as well as the exciting new exterior colors available.


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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

What’s New for the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD?

Although there’s no major changes on the new Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD, Chevy has incorporated a few refreshing details to rejuvenate the model. You can now order your Silverado 2500HD in two new exterior shades: Havana Metallic and Cajun Red Tintcoat. There’s also an optional Z71 package which delivers a black mesh grille with 2-bar dark chrome insert on the lower trims, and a 2-bar chrome insert for the High Country version.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Exterior

Personalize the new Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD to suit your needs. This beast is available in either 2WD or 4WD, and comes in four trim levels: WT, LT, LTZ, and High Country. Five different body styles mean that you can tailor the cabin and bed size according to your lifestyle: Regular Cab, Long Box; Double Cab, Standard Box; Double Cab, Long Box; Crew Cab, Standard Box; Crew Cab, Long Box.

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD WT

  • Outside manual-folding black mirrors, Front chrome bumper, CornerStep rear chrome bumper, Tire carrier lock, Locking tailgate, 17-inch painted steel wheels, Cargo area cab-mounted lamps, 17-inch all-season blackwall tires

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD LT
-Adds to or replaces features on the WT-

  • Deep-tinted glass, EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate, Outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, 17-inch machined aluminum wheels

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD LTZ
-Adds to or replaces features on the LT-

  • Fog lamps, Outside heated power-adjustable chrome power-folding mirrors, 18-inch chromed aluminum wheels, 18-inch all-season blackwall tires

Exterior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD High Country
-Adds to or replaces features on the LTZ-

  • 20-inch all-terrain blackwall tires, Spray-on bedliner, 6-inch chromed tubular assist steps

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Performance

There are two engine options to choose from on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD. The 6-liter V8 comes standard, although a 6.6-liter Turbo Diesel V8 is also available. Both powertrains employ a 6-speed automatic transmission. For moderately heavy-duty tasks, select the 6-liter version which outputs 360 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque. For the toughest, weightiest jobs you will want the 6.6-liter Turbo Diesel V8 offering which surges with 445 horsepower and a stunning 910 lb-ft of torque.

True to its name, the 2500HD is truly heavy duty. When equipped with the 6-liter V8 engine, it can tow up to 14,800 pounds. This towing capacity increases to 18,100 pounds when the truck is outfitted with the 6.6-liter Turbo-Diesel V8.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Efficiency

Although the manufacturer has yet to release the official fuel economy ratings for the 2018 Silverado 2500HD, the vehicle does have a fuel tank capacity of 36 gallons.

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Interior

The new Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is a great reminder of why this model has been an American favorite for years: it’s both as technologically equipped as it is superbly practical. The front 40/20/40 split-bench seat allows for a variety of seating and storage options inside the cabin. Upgrade the comfort of your ride with the upper trim levels, which boast an optional leather-appointed heated split-bench seat and an available heated steering wheel. Stay connected while on the go thanks to the intuitive Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with an 8-inch diagonal color touch-screen display with an optional built-in navigation function. A Bose® sound system is optional on the LTZ and High Country versions for a lavish listening experience.

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Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD WT

  • Interior: Power door locks, Front 40/20/40 split-bench seat, Manual tilt steering column, Cruise control, Graphite-colored rubberized-vinyl floor covering
  • Radio and Technology: Six-speaker audio system, Driver Information Center with 3.5-inch diagonal monochromatic display, Bluetooth® compatibility

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD LT
-Adds to or replaces features on the WT-

  • Interior: Cloth upholstery, Front Cloth 40/20/40 split-bench seat with under seat storage, Power windows, Visor illuminated lit vanity mirrors, Color-keyed carpeting, Leather-wrapped steering wheel with audio controls
  • Radio and Technology: Remote Keyless Entry; Driver Information Center with 4.2-inch diagonal color display; OnStar® Guidance Plan for 3 months; Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch Diagonal Color touchscreen, SiriusXM® Satellite Radio for three months, AM/FM radio, HD Radio capability, Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability, Hands-free smartphone integration for Pandora® Internet Radio, USB ports, Auxiliary jack

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD LTZ
-Adds to or replaces features on the LT-

  • Interior: Dual-zone automatic climate control air conditioning, Inside rearview auto-dimming mirror, Power-sliding rear window with defogger, 60/40 rear folding bench seat, Front 40/20/40 leather-appointed heated split-bench seat, Tilt and telescoping steering column, Available heated steering wheel and power adjustable pedals
  • Radio and Technology: Remote vehicle starter system, Universal Home Remote, Theft-deterrent security system, Optional Bose® premium audio system

Interior features available on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD High Country
-Adds to or replaces features on the LTZ-

  • Interior: Front leather-appointed bucket seats, Floor console, Heated steering wheel, Power-adjustable pedals
  • Radio and Technology: Chevrolet MyLink® audio system with 8-inch Diagonal Color Touch with Navigation; Bose® sound system; Available Rear Entertainment System with Blu-Ray/DVD with 9.2-inch display and wireless digital headphones

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Safety

Chevy has outfitted the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD with advanced technology to boost your confidence both on and off the road. A rear vision camera extends the driver’s line of vision while StabiliTrak technology enhances the truck’s balance and grip on the road. Get even more protective features when you select the Driver Alert Package available on the LTZ and High Country trims. This offering includes Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Safety Alert Seat, and Front and Rear Park Assist.

Standard Safety Features on the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

  • Teen Driver Mode
  • Six air bags
  • Daytime running lamps
  • Rear vision camera
  • StabiliTrak with Proactive Roll Avoidance and traction control
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System

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