Sometimes, you need a pickup capable of towing heavy trailers and carrying large loads. Other times, you want a truck that's comfortable to ride in, with plenty of room for friends and family. But when you can only afford to own and shelter one, you need one that can do both.
If you are looking for such a pickup, head over to Ruge's Chevrolet, your local Chevy Silverado 2500 dealer. No other heavy-duty truck gives you the ideal combination of capability and drivability as the Chevy Silverado 2500.
At Ruge's Chevrolet, we offer an incredible selection of new and used pickups, including the Chevy Silverado 2500. We maintain a vast inventory of trucks so that drivers like you can find the right one for your needs; this means having ones with different cab styles, drivetrains, engines, bed sizes, trim levels, and features.
This degree of customization makes the Chevy Silverado 2500 an ideal truck. It has numerous features and options, so you can find or design one that has exactly what you need without having to compromise or deal with aftermarket parts. Our team of friendly salespeople looks forward to helping you find your next Chevy Silverado 2500.
Since its introduction in 2001, the Chevy Silverado 2500 HD has been one of the most popular heavy-duty trucks in America; this is because of all the options and choices you get when you buy one. Chevy designed the Silverado 2500 HD to be versatile—something that most other heavy-duty pickup trucks lack in favor of utilitarianism. Most others are one-trick ponies, great at towing and hauling but not much else. With the Silverado 2500 HD, you get a vehicle designed with a rugged frame for tough terrain and a comfortable interior to make driving enjoyable.
When you come to Ruge's Chevrolet, we'll get to know you and your needs so we can help you find a new Silverado 2500 HD. It starts with deciding what type of cab style you need, and Chevy offers this truck with three: the regular cab has two full-size doors and one row of seats; the double cab has two rows of seats with two full-size doors in front and a pair of half-size doors in the back, allowing you to fit up to five people; and the crew cab is the largest, increasing the legroom in the back row and featuring four full-size doors. While the crew cab is the most expensive, it is ideal for people who need the space to fit up to six passengers inside their truck. The crew cab models also tend to have slightly decreased towing and hauling capabilities than the other two cab styles, accounting for the added weight.
You will also need to decide which engine and drivetrain you prefer. Chevy has always offered the Silverado 2500 HD with a choice of engines—usually a gas V8 and a turbo-diesel. Those with the conventional gas engine tend to have a lower MSRP, while the turbo-diesel improves fuel economy and provides greater towing capability. In addition, you can get your new Chevy Silverado 2500 HD with either rear-wheel drive for better fuel economy or four-wheel drive for improved traction. There are a number of specialized off-road trims of the Silverado 2500 HD, too, like the ZR2 and Z71, which come with standard four-wheel drive.
The Silverado 2500 HD gives you other options as well. You can choose between a number of different trim levels, with the higher trims featuring perks like leather seats, larger touchscreens, and advanced audio systems. Furthermore, the Silverado 2500 HD comes with a choice of payload bed sizes, so you can pick the one that's right for you. When you come to Ruge's Chevrolet, our sales staff will review your options so you can drive away with one that best suits your lifestyle.
One of the best and most affordable ways to get behind the wheel of your next Chevy Silverado 2500 HD is if you buy one used. We have an exceptional inventory of used Silverado 2500s to choose from; this is the result of many drivers trading in their old trucks when they want to buy a new one from us. These trucks are carefully inspected as we offer you only the highest quality used models.
Buying a pre-owned vehicle gives you the ability to find one with a higher trim and more features than you'd get from a new Silverado 2500 HD for the same price. In other words, buying a used Silverado 2500 allows you to stretch your budget further, giving you more truck for your buck. For example, if you want a used Silverado 2500 with a crew cab, turbo-diesel engine, and four-wheel drive, you might only pay half the cost you would for a new one.
Just like with the new Silverado 2500 HD, when you come to our dealership, our staff will review all the available trucks in our inventory, informing you of the features and capabilities of each used model we offer so that they can help you find the one that's right for you.
If you are like most drivers, you are going to want to finance your next purchase, regardless of whether you are buying new or used. This can often be a stressful experience, but our finance team works to make this as hassle-free as possible. Our experts will review all of your financing options, explaining the difference between a loan and a lease so you can decide which is better for your lifestyle.
Once our finance experts have run your credit, they will review your options, including the terms and conditions of the lease or loan. If you are leasing your Silverado 2500, we'll help determine your mileage and monthly lease payments, as well as the buyout price if you decide to purchase your truck at the end of the lease and the cost of any mileage penalties.
If you decide to take out a loan to purchase your Silverado 2500, we will inform you about the loan's interest rate, the total amount of the loan, and how much you will be paying each month, as well as the benefits of paying down your loan early and ways to reduce interest payments by making larger monthly payments.