Chevy says that the 2009 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Dually 2WD is the most “car-like of the heavy duty pickups” and they may well be right. Driving at the worksite or in town is a pleasurable experience that can be enjoyed by both driver and passengers alike. There are many different trims, styles, colors, bed lengths and optional feature packages to choose from and all of them lead up to one of the most impressive full-sized pickup truck lineups on the planet today.
There are 3 cab styles: Regular, Extended and Crew. There are 3 trim levels as well: Work Truck, LT and LTZ. You can choose between a 6L 360hp Gen IV Vortec V8 engine or the Duramax 6.6L 365hp Turbo-Diesel V8. An electronic automatic 6-speed/overdrive transmission comes with either engine choice made. New features for the 2009 models include standard OnStar 8.0 with turn-by-turn instructions, Bluetooth hands-off calling for your cell phone and XM Satellite Radio with the new NavTraffic system. For the Extended and Crew cabs models, you can opt for a rearview camera to be installed which greatly assists you in backing up to those trailer hitches without even needing a guiding hand.
The 2009 3500HD Dually boasts better-than-average handling and performance standards than the rest of its class. Seating for 6 makes comfort and spaciousness a given and all will have plenty of room to stretch out – even full-sized men that may comprise your daily work crew. There’s also an optional trailer stability package for those of you who do a lot of towing. Speaking of towing, the 2009 Dually 2WD from Chevy has a standard payload rating of 5309 pounds and a towing capacity of 9700 pounds. MSRPs range from $25,665 up to $42,470.
These trucks by Chevy have the class-strongest engines. They are sporty and tough-looking on the outside and offer surprising elegance on the inside. Optional interior features include electronically-controlled moonroofs, leather seating and loads of others. In fact, there are almost 100 different permutations of cab/body/trim choices to select from. Whatever your needs and desires may be concerning your new full-sized pickup truck, the 2009 Chevrolet 3500HD Dually has you completely covered.
With a gross vehicle weight of 11,400 pounds, these bruisers are going to get you where you need to go and not much can stop that from happening. You’ll get there safely too with the help of frontal airbags, ABS breaking, the OnStar and electronic stability control. There’s also an optional tailgate lift and lock feature that helps you to raise it and a wonderfully-innovative cargo management system that has loads of handy and easy-to-use tie-downs – each capable of restraining 500 pounds while in motion. Also, there are plenty of optional toolboxes available. Whatever you need to secure and carry, these trucks have it down.
The 2009 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Dually 2WD is ready to work hard with you or help you transport your family in considerable comfort to any destination that you may choose. Never underestimate the power and excellent performance that you are guaranteed with the Chevy name. Chevrolet has been and continues to set the acceptable standards for truck enthusiasts worldwide. Test drive your new Dually 2WD today!