2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity

May 11th, 2022 by
2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 at Boat Launch

 

Did you know the 2022 Chevy Silverado towing capacity reaches a massive 13,300 pounds when it’s properly equipped? That means that the Chevy Silverado 1500 is able to haul just about anything you need, and its payload capacity isn’t anything to sneeze at, either. If you’re like a lot of Lafayette tradesman or just want to make sure you never have to question what you take on your weekend trips, you’ve got a lot of towing and hauling to do. So, let’s talk about the impressive Chevy Silverado towing capacity in detail below.

 

 

Properly Equipped for the Maximum Chevy Silverado Towing Capacity

The Silverado 1500 towing capacity varies by engine, cab size, bed size, drivetrain, and trim. To get the maximum capacity on our Brownsburg roads, you’ll need to opt for the following:

  • Trim – Silverado LTD
  • Cab Size – Double Cab
  • Bed Size – Standard Bed
  • Drivetrain – 4WD
  • Engine – 6.2L V8
  • Package – Max Trailering Package
  • Wheels – 20-inch wheels.

2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity by Engine

The impressive Chevy Silverado towing capacity is delivered by the equally impressive engines:

Duramax® 3.0L Turbo-Diesel

  • Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity – 9,500 pounds
  • Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity – 1,870 pounds
  • Horsepower – 277 hp
  • Torque – 460 lb-ft

6.2L EcoTec3 V8 With Dynamic Fuel Management™ and Auto Start/Stop

  • Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity – 13,300 pounds
  • Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity – 1690 lbs / 2090 lbs with Max Trailering Package
  • Horsepower – 420 hp
  • Torque – 460 lb-ft

6.2L EcoTec3 V8 With Dynamic Fuel Management™

  • Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity – 13,300 pounds
  • Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity – 1690 lbs / 2090 lbs with Max Trailering Package
  • Horsepower – 420 hp
  • Torque – 460 lb-ft

5.3L EcoTec3 V8 With Dynamic Fuel Management™

  • Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity – 11,500 pounds
  • Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity – 2060 lbs / 2170 lbs with Max Trailering Package
  • Horsepower – 355 hp
  • Torque – 383 lb-ft

5.3L EcoTec3 V8 With Dynamic Fuel Management™ and Auto Start/Stop

  • Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity – 11,500 pounds
  • Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity – 2060 lbs / 2170 lbs with Max Trailering Package
  • Horsepower – 355 hp
  • Torque – 383 lb-ft

2.7L Turbo With Active Fuel Management™

  • Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity – 7,900 pounds
  • Silverado 1500 Payload Capacity – 2,280 pounds
  • Horsepower – 305 hp
  • Torque – 285 lb-ft

Chevy Silverado Towing Features and Accessories

Brownsburg drivers who do a lot of towing know it’s about more than the Chevy Silverado towing capacity. Here are just a few of the towing features and accessories available for the Silverado 1500:

  • Extended View Tow Mirrors in Black
  • Pre-loaded Trailer Hitch by CURT™ Group – Associated Accessories
  • 7-Way Trailer Wiring Electrical Adapter by CURT™ Group – Associated Accessories
  • Pintle Hook and Ball Combination Hitch by CURT™ Group – Associated Accessories
  • In-Vehicle Trailering System
  • Towing Performance Tech

Find Your Chevy Silverado 1500 Today at Christi Hubler Chevrolet

If you’re ready to haul just about anything with your new Chevy Silverado, then of course the next step is letting our team make it easy. Apply for financing online, and you’ll be able to drive off the lot with the latest features in no time. You can also take advantage of our new vehicle specials for additional ways to save.

 

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