2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity

January 31st, 2022 by
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If you’re like a lot Lakeland drivers, you’re eager to see the new GMC Sierra 1500 when it launches. So are we, but details are still coming out about how powerful this truck will be. How much can the GMC Sierra tow? The maximum GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity is an impressive 13,000 pounds. Let’s take a closer look at the trailering capabilities of this truck.



What and How Much Can the GMC Sierra Tow?

As we said, the new Sierra 1500 will be able to tow upwards of 13,000 pounds. There are a whole lot of things you can pull with that kind of towing capacity. Here are just some of those things:

The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity — What You Can Tow

  • Large travel trailers
  • Large flatbed trailer
  • Small horse trailer
  • Car trailer
  • Popup camper
  • Some large boat trailers
  • Jet skis
  • Motorcycles
  • ATVs
  • Bass boat
  • Sailboat
  • Speed boat
  • Ski boat
  • Cabin cruiser

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine

Did you know there are four powerful engine options for the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500? How much can the GMC Sierra tow when equipped with the 6.2L V8 engine as opposed to the 3.0L Duramax Turbo Diesel? Find out below:

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine

  • 2.7L Turbo High Output — 9,400 pounds
  • 5.3L V8 — 11,200 pounds
  • 3.0L Duramax Turbo Diesel — 13,000 pounds
  • 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 — 13,000 pounds

Towing-Related Features in the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500

There are several features available for the 2022 Sierra that are designed to make towing along our Winterhaven roads safer and easier. Here are just a few:

  • Prograde™ Trailering System
  • 15 camera views
  • Transparent Trailer View
  • Hitch Guidance with Hitch View
  • Rear Trailer View
  • Inside Trailer View
  • Jack-Knife Alert
  • Trailer Length Indicator

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Accessories

The GMC Sierra towing capacity is impressive. But the manufacturer makes sure you can get the right accessories for the job, as well. Here’s a list:

  • Hitch Ball Mount
  • Hitch Ball
  • 7-Way Trailer Wiring Electrical Adapter
  • Fifth Wheel Trailer Hitch King Pin Lock
  • Trailer Hitch Receiver Lock
  • Trailer Wiring Harness Adapter
  • Pintle Hook Trailer Hitch Mount

Check Out the New GMC Sierra 1500 at Kelley Buick GMC, Inc. of Bartow

Keep checking with us to find out the moment the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 arrives. Can’t wait that long? Then check out our current new vehicle specials. We’ve got plenty of great trucks in stock. We’re just down the road from Aurburndale. So, drop by or contact us today.


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