2020 Chevrolet Colorado Towing Capacity

March 18th, 2020 by

2020 Chevy Colorado Towing Construction Equipment

The Chevy Colorado lineup is well-known throughout the Normal and Decatur areas for its incredible performance and versatility, but what can you expect from the 2020 Chevy Colorado towing capacity? The latest model boasts a towing maximum up to 7,700 pounds when properly equipped, and that’s not all that this phenomenal pickup brings to the open road. Find out all about the Chevy Colorado towing specs with Sam Leman Chevrolet Bloomington and stop by for your test drive today!

Chevy Towing Capacity by Engine

How much power do you need for the road ahead? Take your pick of three different powertrain options to fine-tune your Chevy towing capacity for your everyday needs. Whether you prefer a traditional engine or a Duramax® diesel, the Chevy Colorado towing specs will impress you at every level:

  • Colorado w/ 2.5L 4-Cylinder: This standard engine can tow up to 3,500 pounds.
  • Colorado w/ 3.6L V6: This engine has a towing capacity range of 3,500 pounds and up to 7,000 pounds with optional package upgrade.
  • Colorado w/ Duramax® 2.8L Turbo-Diesel 4-Cylinder: The Duramax® diesel engine achieves the maximum Chevy Colorado towing capacity of 7,700 pounds or 7,600 pounds with the available 4×4 drivetrain.

Interested in off-road adventures around Springfield? The ZR2 has a 5,000-pound towing capacity, as well as rugged performance features to make your next journey better than ever. If 7,700 pounds isn’t enough towing for you, compare the Colorado to the Silverado 1500.

2020 Chevy Colorado Trailer Hitch

Chevy Colorado Engine Specs

The Chevy Colorado towing range is impressive, but that’s not the only benefit of choosing a Colorado. Check out the incredible specs you can enjoy from the three different powertrain options:

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

Take Your Test Drive at Sam Leman Chevrolet Bloomington

While you could read about the Chevy towing capacity all day, the best way to appreciate the engineering of the Colorado lineup is to get behind the wheel. Contact us at Sam Leman Chevrolet Bloomington or swing by our dealership in Bloomington.

Are you considering Chevy SUVs as well? The Traverse towing capacity makes it a very compelling alternative.

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