2022 Chevrolet Colorado Towing Capacity

February 15th, 2022 by

2022 Chevrolet Colorado Towing a Boat
The new Chevrolet Colorado is so much more than its rugged good looks, powerful engines, or many trim models taken separately. In fact, it’s the unique combination of options available to you in the 2022 Chevy Colorado lineup that make this midsize pickup’s capability and appeal unmatched in Minot. But how much can a Chevy Colorado tow? The maximum Chevrolet Colorado towing capacity is 7,700 pounds. Learn more about how to achieve this level of towing ability for your Williston and New Town needs now with Ryan Chevrolet. In the meantime, contact us if you have any other questions about the Chevy Colorado.

 

 

2022 Chevy Colorado Towing Capacity by Powertrain

If you want to tow 7,700 pounds in a Chevrolet Colorado, you’re going to have to upgrade to certain cab and bed configurations and engine options. That having been said, even the lowest Colorado towing capacity of 3,500 pounds is more than comparable to what some SUVs and competitive pickups provide. Here’s the Chevy Colorado diesel towing capacity vs. gas towing capacity itemized out for you.

Chevy Colorado Gas Towing Capacity

Standard 2.5L 4-Cylinder

  • 2WD w/ extended cab or crew cab – 3,500 pounds
  • 4WD w/ extended cab or crew cab – 3,500 pounds

Available 3.6L DOHC V6

  • 2WD w/ extended cab or crew cab – 3,500 pounds
  • 4WD w/ extended cab or crew cab – 3,500 pounds
  • 2WD, extended cab or crew cab, and Trailering Package: 7,000 pounds
  • 4WD, extended cab or crew cab, and Trailering Package: 7,000 pounds

Chevy Colorado Diesel Towing Capacity

Available Duramax® 2.8L Turbo-Diesel

  • 2WD w/ crew cab and short box: 7,700 pounds
  • 4WD w/ crew cab and short box: 7,600 pounds
  • 4WD w/ crew cab and long box: 7,550 pounds
  • 4WD w/ extended cab and long box: 7,700 pounds

If you choose the luxe Colorado ZR2 trim level with a beefy V6 engine or a Turbo-Diesel for its increased torque and features, you’ll be able to tow well over 5,000 pounds, which is plenty for most Belcourt drivers’ needs.

2022 Chevy Colorado Engine Specs

With three unique powertrain configurations to pick from, just about every kind of Belcourt driver will find something to appreciate with regard to the Chevy Colorado performance, you included. Here’s an overview of engine specs per available engine choice for 2022:

2.5-Liter 4-Cylinder Engine

  • 200 hp
  • 191 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 19 mpg city / 24 mpg highway

Duramax 2.8-Liter Turbo-Diesel Engine

  • 181 hp
  • 369 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 18 mpg city / 22 mpg highway

3.6-Liter V6 Engine

  • 308 hp
  • 275 lb-ft of torque
  • Up to 18 mpg city / 25 mpg highway

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  • 2022 Chevrolet Colorado Towing Capacity

    The new Chevrolet Colorado is so much more than its rugged good looks, powerful engines, or many trim models taken separately. In fact, it’s the unique combination of options available to you in the 2022 Chevy Colorado lineup that make this midsize pickup’s capability and appeal unmatched in Minot. But how much can a Chevy…