2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity

December 31st, 2021 by
2022 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE Towing a Boat


When properly equipped, the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 maximum towing capacity reaches 13,000 pounds with the available 6.2L V8 engine and Max Trailering Package, making it an ideal light-duty pickup option for Houston drivers who need superior capabilities on the job. Learn more about what’s needed to reach that GMC Sierra towing capacity and explore Sierra towing features before you get behind the wheel at Texan GMC Buick!



2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Prowess 

The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 tows up to 13,000 pounds with the 4WD Crew Cab, 6.2L V8 engine, and Max Trailering Package. This pickup truck has a wide array of styles, features, and sizes that contribute to its towing prowess which include:

  • Drivetrain: 4WD or 2WD
  • Truck Bed Length: Short Box or Standard Box
  • Engine Options: Enhanced 2.7L Turbo engine all the way up to a 6.2L V8 engine
  • Cab Style: Regular Cab, Crew Cab, or Double Cab

Take advantage of parts specials to add to the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 performance prowess at a great rate!

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Tow Package

The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity is bolstered by its tow package. The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 tow package features include:

  • Max Trailering Package: This package is required to reach the 13,000-pound towing capacity. It provides your Sierra with a 9.76-inch rear axle and 3.42 axle ratio, revised shock tuning, heavier-duty rear springs, an enhanced cooling radiator, and a 220-amp alternator.
  • Auto Electric Parking Brake Assist: In Hitch View, the Electronic Parking Brake automatically sets when you put your truck in Park to avoid rolling.
  • Trailering Camera Package: Two side-view mirror cameras are added to make changing lanes and reversing easier when you have a trailer in tow. 
  • Traction Select System with Tow/Haul Mode: The traction select system adjusts the transmission shift points, StabiliTrak system, and throttle mapping, depending on which drive mode you’re in.
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller: Control buttons located on the center console allow Porter drivers the ability to manipulate and monitor the trailer brakes.

Humble commuters should maintain a consistent service schedule to enjoy the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 tow package and dependability for a long time. 

Test Drive the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 at Texan GMC Buick!

Now that you have learned about the GMC Sierra and its top-of-the-line towing capabilities, stop by our dealership near New Caney to learn about its great driving experience in person! Contact us today to schedule your test drive!


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