Chevy’s lineup of outstanding pickup trucks is no stranger to awards and recognition. U.S. News & World Report’s newest list of “The 11 Best Diesel Pickup Trucks of 2021” has just been released, and includes three Chevy pickups: the Colorado, the Silverado 1500, and the Silverado HD.
The 2021 Colorado saw a few minor tweaks from its previous model, and stood out to U.S. News for its impressive infotainment tech and powerful capability. Aside from its easy-to-use Chevrolet Infotainment 3 System and smartphone connectivity, the 2021 Colorado stood out for its available Duramax® 2.8-liter Turbo-Diesel four-cylinder engine. This engine produces 181 horsepower, 369 lb-ft of torque, and 7,700 pounds of towing strength.
The 2021 Silverado 1500 impressed with its six-function Multi-Flex Tailgate and trailering tech like the Trailer Length Indicator and Jack-Knife Alert. Its available Duramax® 3.0-liter Turbo-Diesel produces 277 horsepower, 460 lb-ft of torque, and a 9,500-pound towing capacity.
U.S. News also singled out the 2021 Silverado HD for its trailering tech, as well as the power of its Duramax® 6.6-liter Turbo-Diesel V8 engine with Allison® 10-speed automatic transmission. This powerful engine is capable of 445 horsepower, 910 lb-ft of torque, and an amazing 36,000 pounds of towing strength.
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