Chevy Colorado Towing Capacity

February 25th, 2020 by

2020 colorado towing

The new 2020 Colorado stands up to competitors like the Toyota Tacoma and Honda Ridgeline when it comes to the powerful Chevy towing capacity. A Ponte Vedra driver can expect the Chevy Colorado towing capacity to reach up to 7,700 pounds. Read on to learn more about the Chevy towing capacity.

Engine Choice Affects Chevy Towing Capacity

Jacksonville Beach drivers can choose one of the three powerful engine options for their Chevy Colorado. The Chevy Colorado towing capacity will vary in numbers due to the different engines. Here are a few Chevy Colorado towing specs to be mindful of as you choose your engine:

  • Colorado w/ 2.5L 4-Cylinder – Can tow up to 3,500 pounds.
  • Colorado w/ 3.6L V6 – This engine can tow up to 3,500 pounds, with a package upgrade, the Chevy Colorado towing capabilities can reach 7,000 pounds.
  • Colorado w/ Duramax® 2.8L Turbo-Diesel 4-Cylinder – The Duramax® diesel engine reaches the max Chevy Colorado towing capacity of 7,700 pounds. The Chevy Colorado towing capabilities for the 4×4 drivetrain maxes out at 7,600 pounds.

The ZR2 trim is not only a popular trim in the 2020 Colorado lineup, but it’s off-road capabilities and towing capacity of 5,000 pounds are truly impressive. Be sure to check out the new vehicle specials before choosing a trim!

Chevy Colorado Engine Specs: Details

You should know the torque and horsepower specs of your Colorado engine, not just how it affects the Chevy Colorado towing abilities. Engines specs in detail below:

  • 2.5L 4-Cylinder Engine
    • 191 lb-ft of torque
    • 200 hp
    • 26 mpg on the highway
  • 3.6L V6 Engine
    • 275 lb-ft of torque
    • 308 hp
    • 25 mpg on the highway
  • Duramax 2.8L Turbo-Diesel Engine
    • 369 lb-ft of torque
    • 181 hp
    • 30 mpg on the highway

Test Drive a Chevy Colorado at Beaver Chevrolet

Are you ready to put those Chevy Colorado towing capabilities to work? Contact Beaver Chevrolet to set up an appointment for a test drive at Beaver Chevrolet near Orange Park. Before stopping in, feel free to apply for financing online and value your trade.