Explore the 2022 Chevy Truck Engines

Three blue 2022 Chevy Silverado parked by mountain side

Most Gretna drivers would agree – the lineup of Chevy truck engines certainly does not disappoint. Whether you’re looking to maximize your towing capacity with a Chevy truck diesel engine or plan to do some light duty hauling around Marrero, you have plenty of options. Explore the lineup of Chevy truck engines for the 2022 model year, including the Silverado 1500 and Silverado HD engine options, with the team at Leson Chevrolet Company, Inc. below.

2022 Chevy Silverado HD Engine Options

When it comes to power, the Silverado HD engines are the true stars of the show. The Chevy truck diesel engine option has a maximum towing capacity of 36,000 pounds. Check out the details below.

DURAMAX® 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8

  • 445 hp
  • 910 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed transmission
  • Up to 36,000 pounds of towing capacity

6.6L V8 Gas Engine

  • 401 hp
  • 464 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed transmission
  • Up to 17,370 pounds of towing capacity

2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Engine Options

Moving down the lineup of Chevy truck engines, the Silverado 1500 engine options also churn out some impressive numbers. If you want to maximize your 2022 Silverado 1500 LTD towing capacity, you’ll want to opt for the Chevy truck diesel engine option. Here are the details:

2.7L Turbo High Output

  • 310 hp
  • 430 lb-ft of maximum torque
  • Up to 9,500 pounds of towing capability
  • EPA-estimated 19 mpg city/22 highway


  • 355 hp
  • 383 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 9,900 pounds of towing capability
  • EPA-estimated 16 mpg city/21 highway


  • 420 hp
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 9,200 pounds of towing capability

DURAMAX® 3.0L Turbo-diesel

  • 277 hp
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 13,300 pounds of towing capability

2022 Chevy Colorado Engine Options

If you only plan to do light-duty towing around Belle Chasse, the Chevy Colorado may be a nice fit for you. As you will see below, these Chevrolet truck engines still pack quite a punch.

2.5L 4-Cylinder – Standard

  • 200 hp
  • 191 lb-ft of torque
  • 3,500 pounds towing capability
  • EPA-estimated 19 mpg city/25 highway

3.6L DOHC V6

  • 308 hp
  • 275 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 7,000 pounds max towing capability
  • EPA-estimated 18 mpg city/25 highway

DURAMAX® 2.8L Turbo-Diesel

  • 181 hp
  • 369 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 7,700 pounds towing capability
  • EPA-estimated 20 mpg city/30 highway (2WD); 18 mpg city/22 highway (ZR2)

Compare Chevy Truck Engines in Harvey

Now that you have an overview of the 2022 Chevy truck engines, why not visit Leson Chevrolet Company, Inc. to compare your options in person? Contact us today to schedule your test drive. You can learn more about your favorite Chevrolet models in the meantime.


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