How Much Can the GMC Sierra 1500 Tow?

2021 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali towing capacity
 

The GMC Sierra towing capacity has remained impressive throughout the years, which is why Nashville drivers have come to rely on it. So how much can the GMC Sierra 1500 tow? What can a GMC Sierra 1500 tow? Here, Music City Autoplex takes a closer look. 

 

 

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

How much can the GMC Sierra tow for the 2022 model year? The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity maxes out around 13,000 pounds. Here are the specs:

  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 13,000 pounds
  • Engine Option(s) – 2.7L Turbo High-Output, 5.3L V8, 3.0L Duramax Turbo Diesel, 6.2L V8

2021 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The 2021 model year was still a powerful year for this truck:

  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 11,800 pounds
  • Engine Option(s) – 2.7L turbo engine, up to a 6.2L ECOTEC3 V8 engine 

2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity got an upgrade with the 2020 model year. Here are the specs:

  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 13,400 pounds
  • Engine Option(s) – 2.7L turbo engine up to 6.2L ECOTEC3 V8 engine 

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

The 2019 model year saw a few more engine options. The exceptional GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity stayed constant.

  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 12,200 pounds
  • Engine Option(s) – 4.3L EcoTec3 V6, 2.7L Turbodiesel, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 w/ DFM, 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 

2018 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

How much can the GMC Sierra 1500 tow when it comes to the 2018 model year? Hendersonville drivers who feel it makes more sense for them to buy a pre-owned model can rest assured that this truck can tow a massive amount regardless of the model year:

  • Maximum Towing Capacity – 12,500 pounds
  • Engine Option(s) – 4.3L V6, 5.3L V8, 6.2L V8 

What Can a GMC Sierra 1500 Tow?

So, what can a GMC Sierra tow with a 13,000-pound capacity? Quite a lot! Here’s a partial list:

  • Large flatbed trailer
  • Large travel trailer
  • Small horse trailer
  • Small travel trailer
  • Large enclosed utility trailer
  • Pop-up camper
  • Large boat trailer
  • Car trailer
  • A-frame camper
  • Teardrop trailer
  • Small enclosed utility trailer
  • Tow dolly
  • Fishing boat trailer
  • ATVs
  • Jet skis
  • Motorcycles

Check Out the GMC Sierra 1500 in Madison, TN

We have a fine selection of pre-owned GMC Sierra 1500 pickups on our lot. Why not come down and test drive one? We’d love to introduce you to your next truck, whether you plan to buy or lease. We’re just down the road from Clarksville. So, drop by or contact us today. 

 

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