The 2015 Chevy Silverado is available with a gvwr of up to 7,600 pounds, a gawr of 4,300 pounds and a tow rating of up to 12,000 pounds. based on the SAE J2807 standard.

Half-Ton Towing: Fact or Fiction?

It depends on the fifth-wheel and how the truck is equipped So-called half-ton-towable fifth-wheels are becoming increasingly popular for a variety of reasons. The most...
2019 Chevrolet Silverado Z71 Trailboss

More Choices for Truck Lovers

As this issue goes to print, we’re not that far into 2018, but the Big Three are already gearing up for 2019 with new...
2020 CHEVROLET SILVERADO HD towing a Montana fifth-wheel trailer on a mountain road

First Look: 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD Is a Home Run

With class-leading tow capacity and thoughtful features designed for RVers, the new Chevy 2500 and 3500 heavy-duty pickups make towing easier than ever Confidence. This...
2013 Ram 1500

2013 Ram 1500 Pickup

Starting with a 20-percent gain in gas mileage, a new V-6, eight-speed automatic transmissions, air suspensions, and a more carlike interior, the 2013 Ram...
The F-150 Raptor has a high-output 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine.

2019 Full-Size Trucks for Towing: Ford

As part of our online series on 2019 trucks, Chris Hemer reviews the new Ford F-150 and its towing features Ford really upset the applecart...
2019 Ram 1500

Towing 2019

The latest crop of trucks and SUVS will be offered with more features and higher capacities for pulling trailers and fifth-wheels It is often said...
2014 Toyota Tundra

2014 Toyota Tundra

  The 2014 Tundra is redesigned, inside and out, representing the first major change since the 2007 model year. Tundra offers three cab styles: two-door Regular...
A General motors 3.0-liter Duramax diesel Inline six cylinder engine

Unique 3-Liter Mini ‘Max Debuts in Light-Duty Chevys

GM’s 3.0-liter Duramax diesel Inline six is powerfully different Also making its debut at the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado HD event were the new 3.0-liter Duramax-equipped...
Photo of RAM HD truck pulling Attitude 5th wheel toy hauler

Towing Muscle: 2019 Ram HD Trucks

Ram Trucks deftly blends capability with luxury and technology to create its best heavy-duty lineup yet, with tow ratings up to 35,100 pounds. In case you...
Weight and Loading

RV Weight and Loading

  Overloading a vehicle can have a number of consequences, so understanding weight and loading is essential to safe towing Merriam-Webster defines “weight” as the force...