2022 Chevy Colorado Towing Capacity

January 11th, 2022 by
Blue Chevrolet Colorado driving on road near lake

While the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado is technically a mid-size pickup, this beast offers performance on par with some of the biggest trucks around. For 2022, the Chevy Colorado towing capacity reaches a formidable 7,000 pounds*. That’s more than enough muscle to help you take on work projects in Barberton and weekend adventures in Massillon. If you’re looking for strong Chevy towing capacity that comes in an agile and efficient package, the new Chevy Colorado is right for you. Learn more about the Chevy Colorado towing capabilities below. 

2022 Chevy Colorado Towing Capacity by Configuration

In order to take advantage of the maximum Chevy Colorado towing capacity, you’ll need the right equipment. Regardless, the Chevy Colorado towing prowess across the various trims is formidable. Here’s what you can expect from the various mechanical options available for the 2022 Chevy Colorado:

  • Colorado w/ 2.5L 4-Cylinder – Models equipped with this Colorado engine can tow up to 3,500 pounds with a payload capacity of 1,716 pounds.
  • Colorado w/ Duramax® 2.8L Turbo-Diesel 4-Cylinder – With the Duramax® diesel engine, you’ll be able to tow up to 5,000 pounds with a payload capacity of 2,181 pounds.
  • Colorado w/ 3.6L V6 – Upgrade to this V6 engine and the Trailering Package to reach a 7,000-pound maximum towing capacity* with a payload capacity of 1,774 pounds. Without the Trailering Package, the Colorado offers a 3,500-pound towing capacity with this engine.

If the high-end Colorado ZR2 trim caught your eye, you’ll have a maximum towing capacity of 5,000 pounds. That’s still plenty of power for your North Canton hauling needs. Along with offering a strong Chevy towing capacity, the Colorado brings agile handling, efficient specs, and plenty of style to your commutes. 

2022 Chevy Colorado Engine Specs 

While having a strong Chevy towing capacity is crucial, you want a well-rounded ride. Luckily, the Chevy Colorado towing specs are joined by strong capabilities across the board:

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

Test Drive the Chevy Colorado at Serra Chevrolet Akron!

Now is the perfect time to see what the 2022 Chevy Colorado towing capacity can do for you. Visit us today in Akron to test drive your ideal Colorado pickup. Our financiers are standing by to ensure you get a great deal on your upgrade. Feel free to get in touch with us if you have any remaining questions about the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado. 


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