2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity

July 22nd, 2022 by

2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 towing a boat
 

The Chevy Silverado is an undisputed icon on the American roads, and it’s not hard to see why! This legendary pickup has brought powerhouse performance and impressive capability to the streets of Ridgecrest for over twenty years now. The new 2022 Chevy Silverado continues the brand’s legacy with a new towing capacity of up to 13,300 pounds when properly equipped! The 2022 Silverado also boasts strong payload numbers, performance specs, and much more–Av Chevrolet has all the details in the guide below.

 

 

2022 Silverado 1500 Towing Capacity, Explained

The Chevy Silverado towing capacity is made possible by five powerful engine choices, including one diesel option and two options with Dynamic Fuel Management. You can’t go wrong with any of the engines, but the numbers for horsepower, torque, towing, and payload do vary between the five of them. If you want the maximum towing capacity of 13,300 pounds, you’ll need the 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 or the 3.0L Duramax Turbo-Diesel. However, you’ll enjoy powerful performance and a smooth ride on the Victorville roads no matter what! Here are the details for the Chevy Silverado payload, towing, and performance specs:

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

Discover the 2022 Chevy Silverado at Av Chevrolet Today!

Now that we’ve gone over the Chevy Silverado payload and towing capabilities on paper, you might be interested in seeing how this iconic pickup handles on the road for yourself! Just contact our office or stop by our dealership to set up a test drive around Northridge, and we’ll take it from there! And if you’re looking to save on your next ride, be sure to keep an eye on our new vehicle specials.

 

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