2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity

October 29th, 2018 by

GMC Sierra 1500 towing a boatNot only does the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity let you haul up to 12,200 pounds with the Max Trailering Package, this truck sets itself apart from the competition with plenty of hauling and trailering features to make it easier driving to Lubbock and Hereford job sites.

GMC Sierra Specs


With different GMC Sierra pickup truck models on the market, your towing capacity and max payload will depend on which engine you choose. Choose from these specs:

  • 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine generates 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque
  • 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine generates 420 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque
  • 3.0L Duramax diesel engine with a rumored 282 hp and 450 lb-ft of torque

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GMC Sierra Trailering and Hauling

In order to perform impressive trailering and towing on the Borger roads, the GMC Sierra 1500 towing capabilities are enhanced with features like these:

  • Hitch Guidance with Hitch View offers a rearview camera to keep an eye on your trailer, letting you zoom and check your hitch any time
  • Hitch Area Lighting makes it easy to see where you’re connecting and disconnecting the trailer
  • Auto Electric Parking Brake Assist gives you confidence to keep your trailer fixed after you’ve parked
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller automatically adjusts the braking systems so you can handle whatever load you’re towing
  • Sierra ProGrade Trailering app offers relevant towing information with just a few taps on your compatible smartphone
  • Theft Alert extends to the trailer, giving you peace of mind when you walk away from your gear
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System detects if trailer tires are low on air and need servicing
  • Trailer Light Test lets you see if your trailer lights are all functioning properly from the cabin, with just the push of a button

Test Drive a GMC Sierra at Brown Automotive Group

If you’re looking to bring the GMC Sierra home, head to Brown Automotive Group. We not only have a vast inventory of models to choose from, but we have impressive vehicle specials that make it easy to save on your next vehicle. Contact us today to schedule your test drive or stop by to compare the GMC Sierra vs. Ford F-150.

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