2021 Chevy Equinox Towing Capacity

December 31st, 2020 by

2021 Chevy Equinox
The Chevy Equinox is a versatile compact SUV, cozy on the inside and powered by a robust Equinox engine. Like many Chickasha drivers, you may be wondering about the 2021 Chevy Equinox towing capacity. It’s an impressive 3,500 pounds, but the noteworthy Equinox specs don’t stop there. John Holt Chevrolet covers the 2021 Chevy Equinox engine, payload, and other things that contribute to the Chevy Equinox towing capacity below!

2021 Chevy Equinox Towing Capacity: Engine Options

For the 2021 Chevy Equinox models, Amber drivers can choose between two great Chevy Equinox engines. Even the standard engine is turbocharged and can tow up to 1,500 pounds, but to get the most out of your Equinox specs, you’ll need an upgrade. Here are more details on the Equinox specs by the engine:

2021 Chevy Equinox with Standard Engine:

  • EcoTec 1.5L Turbocharged Engine
  • FWD GCWR of 5,247 pounds (includes vehicle, passengers, and Equinox payload)
  • AWD GCWR of 5,467 pounds
  • Max Chevy Equinox Towing Capacity of 1,500 pounds

2021 Chevy Equinox with Engine Upgrade:

  • 2.0L Turbocharged Engine
  • GCWR of 7,694 pounds (includes vehicle, passengers, and Equinox payload)
  • Max Chevy Equinox Towing Capacity of 3,500 pounds

You get this max Chevy Equinox towing capacity thanks to the Chevy Equinox Tow Package, which you can install with the help of a dedicated Chevy service center in the Tabler area.

Maxing Out Your Chevy Equinox Specs

So, what kind of things can you trailer with the Chevy Equinox engine? Norge drivers can use this compact SUV for more than one purpose, whether it’s for city driving or long adventures. Let’s check out guidelines for what you can trailer and how to get the most out of your Equinox engine:

  • Generally, Chevy recommends your tongue weight comprise no more than 10% to 15% of the vehicle’s GCWR (Gross Combination Weight Rating).
  • 1,500 pounds of Chevy Equinox towing capacity can haul a teardrop camper for your weekend getaways.
  • 3,500 pounds of Chevy Equinox towing capacity can handle a lot more! You can fit a large cargo trailer and fill it up, or get a teardrop or pop-up camper. The options are endless with the generous maximum Chevy Equinox towing capacity!

Explore Your Chevy Equinox Options with John Holt Chevrolet!

At John Holt Chevrolet, we’re excited about all the possibilities the Chevy Equinox engines and towing capacities give Chickasha drivers. With the help of our parts center, you can get the equipment you need to boost your performance for any purpose. Contact us today to continue exploring and see the Chevy Equinox for yourself! Need something with even more towing power? Choose from the affordable Chevy Silverado lineup.

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