What Is the Bed Size of a 2021 Chevy Silverado?

Have you determined that the new Chevy Silverado 1500 is the perfect pickup truck for your Cary-area job site? Before you secure the keys, there’s one important question you need to address: what is the bed size of a Chevy Silverado that will best accommodate your workday? There are three Silverado bed sizes for your consideration: Short Bed, Standard Bed, and Long Bed. In the guide below, Hendrick Chevrolet Cary outlines the dimensions for each of these truck bed sizes to help you reach a decision!

Silverado Bed Sizes Explained

Which of the three available truck bed sizes is best designed to get you through the workday in Apex? Take a look below to learn more:

Short Bed Dimensions

  • Cargo Volume – 62.90 cubic feet
  • Cargo Box Length (Floor) – 69.92 inches
  • Cargo Box Width (Floor) – 71.40 inches
  • Cargo Box Width (Wheelhousings) – 50.63 inches
  • Cargo Box Area Height – 22.40 in

Standard Bed Dimensions

  • Cargo Volume – 71.70 cubic feet
  • Cargo Box Length (Floor) – 79.44 inches
  • Cargo Box Width (Floor) – 71.40 inches
  • Cargo Box Width (Wheelhousings) – 50.63 inches
  • Cargo Box Area Height – 22.40 in

Long Bed Dimensions

  • Cargo Volume – 89.10 cubic feet
  • Cargo Box Length (Floor) – 98.18 inches
  • Cargo Box Width (Floor) – 71.40 inches
  • Cargo Box Width (Wheelhousings) – 50.63 inches
  • Cargo Box Area Height – 22.40 in

Silverado Cab Styles

Now that you’ve determined which of the Silverado bed sizes is right for you, you will also need to know which cab styles can be paired with which truck bed styles. If you need a cab that can seat more than three people, there’s a chance you might need to modify your truck bed size accordingly:

  • Regular Cab: Found only on the baseline Work Truck (WT) trim, the Regular Cab must be paired with the Long Bed.
  • Double Cab: The Double Cab allows you to seat six passengers and is available exclusively with the Standard Bed.
  • Crew Cab: The Crew Cab can also seat up to six passengers. It can be configured with either a Standard Bed or a Short Bed.

Configure Your Ideal Silverado in Cary, NC!

So, what is the bed size of a Chevy Silverado that you’re most interested in? If you want to compare the Silverado bed sizes in person, you can do so at our dealership near Raleigh! Contact us for an appointment, and don’t forget to also check out our ongoing new Chevy specials for a great deal on your new pickup.