GM execs give video tour of 2020 Silverado HD

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Chevrolet unveils the full lineup of its 2020 Silverado Heavy Duty Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at General Motors Flint Assembly where the trucks will be built in Flint, Michigan. The longer, wider and taller Silverado HD features a new 6.6L V-8 gas engine with direct injection mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. A Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V-8 engine coupled with an Allison® 10-speed automatic transmission is also available – with a max towing capability of 35,500 pounds. The 2020 Silverado HD goes on sale this summer. (Photo by John F. Martin for Chevrolet)
Chevrolet unveils the full lineup of its 2020 Silverado Heavy Duty Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at General Motors Flint Assembly where the trucks will be built in Flint, Michigan. The longer, wider and taller Silverado HD features a new 6.6L V-8 gas engine with direct injection mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. A Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V-8 engine coupled with an Allison® 10-speed automatic transmission is also available – with a max towing capability of 35,500 pounds. The 2020 Silverado HD goes on sale this summer. (Photo by John F. Martin for Chevrolet)

Chevy aimed high with its 2020 Silverado HD and has earned plenty of attention for best-in-class towing, a new 6.6-liter gas engine, a segment-exclusive 10-speed Allison transmission, best-in-class truck bed volume, and a new Advanced Trailering System.

In getting past the headlines to learn more about the truck’s fleet appeal we talked with Ed Peper, vice president of GM Fleet, and John Schwegman, GM’s director of commercial product and medium duty vehicles.

Peper and Schwegman’s tour of the truck includes ease of upfit, additional bedside steps, class-exclusive up and down tailgate assist, best-in-class headroom and high-tech features that offer increased convenience and safety.