As of 2015, the weight of a Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD with dual rear wheels ranges between roughly 6,000 pounds and 8,000 pounds, depending on its configuration. The most prominent factors in the truck's weight are its drive train configuration, cab size and whether it has a diesel or gas engine.
Customers can configure the Silverado 3500HD in a variety of ways. The truck's cab comes in regular, double and crew sizes, holding between three and six people. The truck utilizes either a rear or four-wheel-drive drive train. The truck's 6-liter, gas-powered V8 engine provides 360 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque, while the 6.6-liter diesel V8 option has 397 horsepower and 765 pound-feet of torque.