2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity

June 13th, 2022 by
2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Trailer


The 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 has proven time and again to be one of the most popular and powerful trucks on the market. If you’re in need of something that can give you unmatched towing, you may be asking, “How much can the Silverado 2500 tow when properly equipped?” With a maximum towing capacity of 18,510 pounds, the 2022 Silverado 2500 is capable of handling even the most demanding job without worry. 



Find out more about the Silverado 2500 towing capacity below with John Holt Auto Group, Inc., then contact us to schedule a test drive around Amber today. 

Chevy Silverado 2500 Engine Options

While the 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity maxes out at 18,500 pounds, the capacity for your model will depend on which engine options you select: the standard 6.6L V8 gas engine or 6.6L turbo-diesel V8 engine. Take a closer look at each engine below!

6.6L V8 Gas Engine

  • With 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 401 hp
  • 464 lb-ft of torque
  • 0-60 mph in 7.5 seconds 
  • Chevy Silverado towing capacity: Maxes out at 14,500 pounds and can reach to 17,370 pounds with gooseneck trailer attached 

Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8 Engine

  • Available Allison® 10-speed automatic transmission (allows the Silverado 2500 to tow its full capacity in first gear)
  • 445 hp
  • 910 lb-ft of torque
  • 0-60 mph in 6.5 seconds 
  • Chevy Silverado towing capacity: Up to 18,510 pounds 

As you can see, the standard 6.6L V8 engine is already impressive, but if you need something more from the Chevy Silverado towing capacity, then you will want to go for the Duramax 6.6L turbo-diesel V8 engine in Tabler. 

Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Features

We now have answered the question, “How much can the Silverado 2500 tow?” This truck also provides many features to aid your towing across Norge. In the Advanced Trailering System, you can make a customizable trailer profile that includes any of the following features to help you in the specific way you want:

  • Trailer maintenance reminders
  • Trailer security alerts
  • Trailer mileage
  • Tow/haul reminder
  • Trailer electrical diagnostics
  • Trailer tire pressure monitoring alert
  • Pre-departure checklist
  • Hill Start Assist and Hill Descent Control
  • StabiliTrak with Trailer Sway Control and Proactive Rollover Avoidance
  • Auto Park Brake Assist
  • New Park Grade Hold Assist

The Advanced Trailering System is one of the many towing features in the Silverado HD. You can also use the available Technology Package that features cameras offering up to 15 views to make it easy to hitch a trailer or tow.

Experience How Much Can the Silverado 2500 Tow at John Holt Auto Group, Inc.

Getting behind the wheel on a test drive is one thing, but applying for financing at John Holt Auto Group, Inc. is going to be able to make owning it a reality. Take advantage of our selection of new vehicle specials for even more ways to save so that you can own the Silverado 2500 today without breaking the bank and enjoy the 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 towing capacity for yourself.


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