How Much Can a 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Tow?

April 9th, 2022 by

2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing a boat
The maximum 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing capacity is 13,300 pounds when properly equipped. The hydroformed and boxed high-strength steel frame, the array of powerful and torque-bound engines, and the advanced driver assistance systems all play a part when towing heavy loads with the Silverado. If you’re interested in the deeper details of the 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 towing capacity, continue reading. If you have any questions, go ahead and get in touch with Volume Chevrolet, and we’ll be happy to answer them.

2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Options

Questions like, “How much can a Chevy Silverado 1500 tow?” and, “What can a Chevy Silverado 1500 tow?” can be answered with towing capacity speicifacations and rough approximations of how heavy different load/trailer combinations are. That said, once you see the power figures the Silverado delivers, you’ll understand that it can handle just about anything you can hook up on a standard hitch:

2.7L Turbo High-Output Engine

  • Maximum towing capacity: 9,500 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity: 2,270 pounds
  • Horsepower: 310 hp
  • Torque: 430 lb-ft

5.3L EcoTec3 V8

  • Maximum towing capacity: 11,000 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity: 2,080 pounds
  • Horsepower: 355 hp
  • Torque: 383 lb-ft

5.3L EcoTec3 V8 w/ Dynamic Fuel Management

  • Maximum towing capacity: 11,200 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity: 2,120 pounds
  • Horsepower: 355 hp
  • Torque: 383 lb-ft

6.2L EcoTec3 V8 w/ Dynamic Fuel Management

  • Maximum towing capacity: 13,300 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity: 2,030 pounds
  • Horsepower: 420 hp
  • Torque: 460 lb-ft

DuraMax 3.0L Turbo-Diesel I-6

  • Maximum towing capacity: 13,300 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity: 1,930 pounds
  • Horsepower: 277 hp
  • Torque: 460 lb-ft

2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Features to Help With Towing

Making the rounds between Griffin and McDonough with the Silverado has never been easier, thanks to these features and more:

  • In-Vehicle Trailering System- Includes pre-departure checklists, trailer lighting diagnostics, trailer tire pressure and temperature, and the ability to sync trailer profiles with the myChevrolet Mobile App.
  • Towing Performance Tech- Trailer Sway Control, Hill Start Assist and Auto Grade Braking all make navigating the roads of Forsyth easier with your trailer.

Test Drive the Chevy Silverado in Forsyth

Learn more about the Chevy Silverado 1500 payload capacity and towing capacity by speaking to one of our team members. You can also take advantage of ourcar buying tips and online financing application to make your shopping experience easier in Forsyth!


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