2024 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing & Payload Capacity

November 28th, 2023 by

2024 GMC Sierra 1500 driving in the mountains
The towing capacity of the GMC Sierra 1500 maxes out an impressive 13,200 pounds on The Villages streets. But how much can the GMC Sierra tow in each of its configurations? Take a moment to explore the 2024 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity in detail with Sullivan Buick GMC, and then apply for financing and reach out to us to schedule a test drive in Ocala at our showroom!



How Much Can the GMC Sierra 1500 Tow?

The towing capacity of the GMC Sierra 1500 can vary depending on a number of factors. Take a moment to explore how the 2024 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity changes from one engine option to the next:

2.7L TurboMax 4-Cylinder Engine

  • Max Towing Capacity: 9,500 pounds
  • Horsepower: 310 hp
  • Torque: 430 lb-ft

5.3L EcoTec3 V8 Engine

  • Max Towing Capacity: 11,200 pounds
  • Horsepower: 355 hp
  • Torque: 383 lb-ft

6.2L EcoTec3 V8 Engine with Dynamic Fuel Management

  • Max Towing Capacity: 13,200 pounds
  • Horsepower: 420 hp
  • Torque: 460 lb-ft

DuraMax 3.0L Turbo-Diesel I-6 Engine

  • Max Towing Capacity: 13,200 pounds
  • Horsepower: 305 hp
  • Torque: 495 lb-ft

2024 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Packages

The towing capacity of the GMC Sierra 1500 can also vary depending on whether you choose the Trailering Package or Max Towing Package. Compare below the features included in each of the towing packages available to the Sierra 1500:

Trailering Package: 

  • Trailer hitch
  • Trailering hitch platform
  • Automatic locking rear differential
  • Hitch Guidance
  • 7-wire electrical harness
  • 7-pin sealed connector (lights & brakes)
  • 2-inch receiver hitch
  • 4-pin and 7-pin connectors

Max Towing Package (Required for Max Towing Capacity:

  • All features included in Trailering Package
  • Increased tow rating and GCWR
  • Automatic locking rear differential
  • Heavier duty rear springs and increased RGAWR
  • 9.76-inch rear axle
  • 3.42 axle ratio (gas)
  • 3.73 axle ratio (diesel)
  • Trailer brake controller
  • Handling/Trailering Suspension Package
  • Revised shock tuning
  • Enhanced cooling radiator

Test Drive the 2024 GMC Sierra 1500 Near Dunnellon

Now you know how much the GMC Sierra 1500 can tow, but the impressive 2024 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity isn’t all this truck offers. Call Sullivan Buick GMC at (352) 433-0935 to arrange a test drive, and our experts will guide you through this truck’s numerous other strengths. Before you go, however, explore our new vehicle specials for chances to save, and be sure to value your trade-in online. We’re just a short drive from Williston, so come out and see us!


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