Chevrolet Colorado Towing Capacity Table – 2009-2018

The following table contains the maximum trailer weight (towing capacity) recommended for a Chevrolet Colorado for every model year 2009 and after. Use the drop downs to find a particular year, trim or engine.

We have provided a link to the source of each rating – typically the owner’s manual. Always consult your owner’s manual for towing instructions.

YearTrimEngineMax Tow CapacityDescriptionSources
20182.5L I-43,500Source Source
2009Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,400 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,400 Manual,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Reg Cab 2WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,200 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,200 Manual,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-84,000 Automatic,3.42:1* * With ZQ8 Sport SuspensionSource Source
2009Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Crew Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Crew Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source Source
2009Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-43,100 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Reg Cab 4WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,900 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4:10:1 Source Source
2009Ext Cab 4WD5.3L V-83,800 Automatic,3.42:1* * With ZQ8 Sport SuspensionSource Source
2009Crew Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source Source
2009Crew Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4:10:1 Source Source
2010Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,400 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,400 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2010Reg Cab 2WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,200 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,200 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-84,000 Automatic,3.42:1,* *With sport suspension.Source
2010Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2010Crew Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2010Crew Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2010Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-43,100 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2010Reg Cab 4WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,900 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Ext Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2010Crew Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2010Crew Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4.10:1 Source
2011Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,400 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,400 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2011Reg Cab 2WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,200 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,200 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-84,000 Automatic,3.42:1* Source
2011Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2011Crew Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Crew Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2011Crew Cab 2WD5.3L V-83,800 Automatic,3.42:1* Source
2011Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-43,100 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2011Reg Cab 4WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,900 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Ext Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4.10:1 Source
2011Crew Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2011Crew Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4.10:1 Source
2012Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,400 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Reg Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,400 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2012Reg Cab 2WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,200 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,200 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 2WD5.3L V-84,000 Automatic,3.42:1* * Sport suspensionSource
2012Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-43,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Crew Cab 2WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2012Crew Cab 2WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Crew Cab 2WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/3.73:1 Source
2012Crew Cab 2WD5.3L V-83,800 Automatic,3.42:1* * Sport suspensionSource
2012Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-43,100 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Reg Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,100 Manual,3.73:1 Source
2012Reg Cab 4WD3.7L I-54,000 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 4WD2.9L I-42,900 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Ext Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4.10:1 Source
2012Crew Cab 4WD3.7L I-55,500 Automatic,3.73:1 Source
2012Crew Cab 4WD5.3L V-86,000 Automatic,3.42:1/4.10:1 Source
2015All models2.5L I-43,500Source
2015All models3.6L V-63,500Source
2015All models3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2016Ext Cab2.5L I-43,500Source
2016Ext Cab3.6L V-63,500Source
2016Ext Cab3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2016Crew Cab Shortbed2.5L I-43,500Source
2016Crew Cab Shortbed3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2016Crew Cab Shortbed 2WD2.8L I-4 Turbo Diesel7,700Source
2016Crew Cab Shortbed 4WD2.8L I-4 Turbo Diesel7,600Source
2016Crew Cab Std Bed3.6L V-63,500Source
2016Crew Cab Std Bed3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2016Crew Cab Std Bed 2WD2.8L I-4 Turbo Diesel7,700Source
2016Crew Cab Std Bed 4WD2.8L I-4 Turbo Diesel7,600Source
2017Ext Cab2.5L I-43,500Source
2017Ext Cab3.6L V-63,500Source
2017Ext Cab3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2017Crew Cab SB2.5L I-43,500Source
2017Crew Cab SB3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2017Crew Cab Shortbed 2WD2.8L Turbo Diesel7,700Source
2017Crew Cab Shortbed 4WD2.8L Turbo Diesel7,600Source
2017Crew Cab Std Bed3.6L V-63,500Source
2017Crew Cab Std Bed3.6L V-67,000Tow Package RequiredSource
2017Crew Cab Std Bed 2WD2.8L Turbo Diesel7,700Source
2017Crew Cab Std Bed 4WD2.8L Turbo Diesel7,600Source

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