Towing Capacity Chevy Colorado

Chevy Colorado Towing Capacity

When you’re looking for a rugged truck, you want to look for a vehicle that can pull a lot of weight. At The Lake Dealerships, we want to show drivers in the Lewistown, State College, and Bellefonte areas what the 2018 Chevy Colorado can do.

Read more to learn about the robust towing capacity of the 2018 Chevy Colorado and the technology inside that makes it so powerful.

Towing Power Across Engines

The 2018 Chevy Colorado offers a ton of towing capacity across its various engine options. Starting with the standard 2.5L inline four-cylinder engine, you’ll find 200 horsepower with 191 lb-ft of torque. With that power, you can pull a maximum towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, which is great for towing a small camper on your next journey.

Next, you’ll find the available 3.6L V6 engine. This is a tough engine that provides 308 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. All that power bumps up your towing capacity to a maximum of 7,000 pounds. This truck will be able to carry large hauls around your property, making work a breeze.

Finally, you have the 2.8L Duramax® turbo-diesel inline four-cylinder engine. This engine offers 181 horsepower with 369 lb-ft of torque. All that torque provides a lot of towing potential—you’ll be able to haul 7,700 pounds of cargo. You can tow an entire camper with ease with this truck.

Payload Capacity

In addition to being able to tow a lot of cargo, the 2018 Chevy Colorado offers a lot of payload capacity as well to let you make the most out of your truck bed. Trims with the 2.5L powertrain will be able to provide a maximum available payload capacity of 1,440 pounds. You’ll be able to carry quite a bit in the back with this vehicle

If you want a bit of an upgrade, you can look to the available 2.8L powertrain. This powertrain offers great hauling potential, but it can also carry a maximum payload of 1,513 pounds. The 2.8L powertrain certainly won’t tire easily with any work you throw at it.

And then, if you want to make the absolute most out of your truck bed, look to the 3.6L V6 engine. This powertrain offers a maximum payload capacity of 1,557 pounds, allowing you to haul truly heavy cargo with ease in the back of this truck.

Hauling Technology

 Chevy Colorado Haul Capacity Hauling cargo isn’t just about raw power, it’s about diverting force where it’s needed. The 2018 Chevy Colorado uses smart systems to improve handling and power, so you always get the best hauling possible.

You can enjoy enhanced handling with the available all-speed traction control. With this system, your vehicle will apply brake pressure or reduce engine power automatically when wheel slippage is detected. You’ll be able to get the best handling out of your truck even during the toughest weather.

And hauling will be made easy with the optional tow/haul mode. This system will raise the upshift and downshift points of your transmission so your vehicle can maximize its power potential. With this, you can get the most out of your vehicle’s towing capabilities.

Test Drive the 2018 Chevy Colorado

If you’re looking for a truck that can haul cargo with both power and intelligence, check out the 2018 Chevy Colorado. At The Lake Dealerships, we hope to show drivers in the Lewistown, State College, and Bellefonte areas the capabilities of the Chevy Colorado.

If you’re interested in trying out the 2018 Chevy Colorado, schedule a test drive with us online or over the phone today!


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