2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD Trims and Packages

2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD

If you are looking for a heavy-duty truck option, you can’t go wrong with the Silverado 2500 HD. This truck offers you a more capable performance than the Silverado 1500, and it still offers you some great technology and a great interior. Below, you can check out the features that can be found on the different trims in the Silverado 2500, as well as the engine options for this vehicle.

Engine Options for the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD:

  • 6.6-liter V8 Engine – Your base engine with the Silverado 2500 HD is the 6.6-liter V8 engine that gives you 401-horsepower and 464 pound-feet of torque. This engine is paired with a six-speed transmission, and it provides you with a towing capacity of 14,500 pounds when properly equipped. You also have a payload capacity of 3,979 pounds. This engine is standard on all the trim levels below, but you can upgrade to the diesel engine if you want.
  • Duramax 6.6-liter Turbodiesel – Your other option for an engine is the 6.6-liter Turbodiesel engine that gives you 445-horsepower and 910 pound-feet of torque. This engine is paired with a ten-speed transmission. For towing capacity, this engine gives you up to 18,500 pounds when properly equipped, and the payload capacity is 3,715 pounds.

Other than these great engine options, what does the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD offer you? There are five different trim options for the Silverado 2500 HD. Each of these models offers you slightly different features. Below, you can check out which model offers which features so that you can determine which is the best option for you.


The WT or Work Truck is the base trim for the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD. This WT trim offers you some nice performance features so that you can do the work of towing and hauling. With this trim, you get performance features like a CornerStep rear bumper, hitch guidance, a rearview camera, a trailering package, StabiliTrak, vertical trailering mirrors, and a tire pressure monitoring system.

The WT trim is available in Regular Cab, Double Cab, or Crew Cab, and it also provides you with some interior features for your comfort and convenience. This trim comes standard with Bluetooth so that you can access your phone hands-free. You also get a Chevrolet Infotainment 3 system with a color touchscreen and a 3.5-inch driver information display. Also, on the interior, you get features like rubberized vinyl floor covering to help protect the interior of your vehicle.

This trim option is a great one if you are looking for an affordable work truck. This trim will be the most affordable 2500 HD option, and it still offers you plenty of features to take on your work like trailering mirrors, a trailering package, and more.


In the Custom trim, you get a few performance features added to help your vehicle function better for you. This trim adds cruise control, as well as LED tail lamps. You also get 20-inch aluminum 10-spoke wheels with Grazen Metallic painted accents.

The Custom trim is only available in Double Cab or Crew Cab, so if you want the Regular Cab, you have to choose the WT or LT trims. On the inside of the Custom trim, you get added interior features like cloth seat trim and carpeted floor covering. The Custom gives you a slightly more polished look and feel on the inside and out.


The LT is your next step up, and it provides you with a few additional features like 17-inch aluminum wheels, deep-tinted glass, power-adjustable vertical trailering mirrors, and a tailgate with the EZ lift and lower assist.

The LT trim has the interior features of the WT trim, but it upgrades your driver information display to a 4.2-inch screen, and you have access to OnStar and a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.


The LTZ trim gives you several additional features to optimize your work experience and make the tough jobs even easier. The exterior of this vehicle gives you LED fog lamps, LED reflector headlamps, LED daytime running lamps, 18-inch machined aluminum wheels, a 120-volt box-mounted power outlet, and power-adjustable trailering mirrors with power-folding/extending, auto-dimming glass.

With the LTZ trim, you add a lot of great interior features for added comfort. For example, this trim gives you heated front seats and perforated-leather front seat trim. You also get driver seat memory and a heated steering wheel with this trim level. The infotainment system gives you a larger 8-inch touchscreen with the LTZ, as well. You also get keyless entry, HD radio, and an HD rear vision camera.

With the LTZ trim, you are starting to get into more high-end features for looks, performance, and comfort. It is a great option for interior luxuries like heated seats, more technology, and things like that.

High Country

The High Country trim will be your most expensive option, but it has a lot to offer. This vehicle gives you cargo bed LED lighting, 20-inch aluminum wheels, a power up/down tailgate, and 6-inch chrome rectangular assist steps. You also get safety features like rear cross traffic alert, lane change alert, and parking assist.

You get the most high-end interior option with the Silverado 2500 HD High Country trim. The High Country trim is only available with the Crew Cab option, but you can get the standard bed or long bed with this trim. This trim includes interior features from the LTZ plus some additional features. These additional features include an upgraded infotainment system with an 8-inch touchscreen and navigation, an 8-inch driver information display, a Bose premium sound system, wireless device charging, and heated rear seats.

If you want the best of everything for your Silverado 2500 HD, you will want to choose the High Country trim. This trim proves that a truck can work hard and provide a high-end experience at the same time.

There are a lot of great options when it comes to the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD. The trim options listed above can help you get the features you want at the price you need. You have to choose the option that fits best with your needs. There are also several package options that can be added to the Silverado 2500 HD to help you customize your vehicle further. There are several safety packages that added safety technologies, a technology package, the LTZ convenience package, the Z71 sport edition package, and more.

If you have any questions about the 2021 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD, you can reach out to us at Betley Chevrolet. We can help you navigate your model and package options so that you get what you need.