2022 Chevy Suburban Towing Capacity

May 17th, 2022 by
2022 Chevrolet Suburban Towing Trailer


Whether you’re picking up supplies for a weekend project or getting out of Raleigh with the family camper, the Chevy Suburban towing capacity has your back. With a 3.0L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and 2WD, the 2022 Chevy Suburban promises a maximum towing capacity of 8,100 pounds. While this is the maximum limit, the towing capacity of the Chevy Suburban you bring home to Apex is dependent on the powertrain you choose. Find out more with Hendrick Chevrolet Cary, below!

Suburban Towing Capacity: Three Engine Options

The towing capacity of the Chevy Suburban makes it a fantastic family SUV, but it’s important to choose the right engine and drivetrain to match your needs. Luckily, the 2022 Chevy Suburban offers a range of drivetrain options to ensure you hit the Cary streets with the exact level of power you need. Different variations support different towing capacities, as explained below:

5.3L V8 Engine

  • 2WD: 7,800 pounds
  • 4WD: 7,600 pounds

6.2L V8 Engine

  • 2WD: 7,800 pounds
  • 4WD: 7,600 pounds

3.0L Duramax Turbo Diesel Engine

  • 2WD: 8,100 pounds
  • 4WD: 7,800 pounds

What is the Max Trailering Package? 

The Max Trailering Package is available to take your Chevy towing capacity to the next level. While the engine does a lot of hard work to support the Suburban towing capacity, it doesn’t work alone. You also need special equipment to safely tow in Holly Springs, and Chevrolet’s Max Trailering Package makes it easy to get everything you need in one convenient package, including:

  • Hitch Guidance with Hitch View
  • Trailer brake controller
  • Advanced Trailering System (in-vehicle)
  • Trailer Side Blind Zone Alert (exclusive to Premier and High Country trims)
  • Enhanced cooling radiator
  • 2-speed transfer case (exclusive to LT models w/ 4WD)

Find Your New Suburban at Hendrick Chevrolet Cary!

When the time is right to add a new Chevy Suburban to your driveway, visit Hendrick Chevrolet Cary to explore our inventory and learn about leasing and financing options. Interested in the Chevy towing capacity of other popular SUVs? Take a look at the 2022 Tahoe towing capacity for similar strength from a slightly smaller SUV!

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