2022 Chevrolet Colorado Towing Capacity

January 20th, 2022 by
2022 Chevrolet colorado with a trailer attached


If you’re looking for the perfect midsize pickup, the 2022 Chevy Colorado is the truck for you. The Chevy Colorado towing capacity will top you out at an impressive 7,000 pounds. If you’ve got a trailer or small boat and an eye for weekend fun, this is the ideal pickup for you, Murrieta driver. And when you purchase it from Anderson Chevrolet, you’ve got a team helping you along in the process so you come out a winner. Here’s our Chevy Colorado towing guide!

2022 Chevy Colorado Towing Capacity by Trim

You’ll need to get equipped to get the maximum out of this Chevy towing capacity, but no matter which trim you pick, you’ll get great numbers. Here’s our guide to the Chevy Colorado towing capacity by engine:

  • Colorado w/ 2.5L 4-Cylinder: All Temecula models with the baseline Colorado engine can get 3,500 pounds of towing capacity while payload comes in at a respectable 1,716 pounds.
  • Colorado w/ Duramax® 2.8L Turbo-Diesel 4-Cylinder: If diesel is your thing, you can get your hands on 5,000 pounds of towing capacity while upping your payload to an impressive 2,181 pounds. If payload is your thing, this is the engine for you.
  • Colorado w/ 3.6L V6: If you upgrade to a V6 engine, the Trailering Package will give you 7,000 pounds of maximum towing capacity* with 1,774 pounds of payload. If you don’t pick the Trailering Package, you’ll have 3,500 pounds of towing capacity.

2022 Chevy Colorado Engine Specs

You’ve got three engines to pick from, and no matter what you pick, you’re a winner with plenty of power to go around for your Corona drives. Check out the specs for yourself here:

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

Your Colorado Is Here at Anderson Chevrolet

We would love to have you take a test drive of this rugged midsize truck. Even though we can’t hook up a trailer, we can tell you all about what you can expect when you use this truck for work or play. Contact us today and we’ll help you out.

​​Colorado with available 3.6L V6 engine (excluding ZR2). Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.


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