GM’s 2015 Silverado (pictured) will be fully compliant with SAE safety standards. Photo courtesy of General Motors.  

Detroit, Michigan -- July 2, 2014 -- General Motors has announced its 2015 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra light-duty pick up trucks will maintain a maximum tow capacity of 12,000 lb as the company transitions towards SAE compliance.

“We engineered the new Silverado and Sierra 1500s to be our most capable light-duty pickups ever,”

GM Executive Chief Engineer Jeff Luke said in a company release. SAE International is a global association consisting of more than 138,000 engineers working within a number of vehicle-based industries with a mission centred around ensuring vehicle safety, maintenance and energy resources conservation.

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