2022 GMC Sierra 3500 HD Towing Capacity

April 13th, 2022 by
2022 GMC Sierra HD Towing an ATV


If you’re looking to trade up and get the most out of your towing experience, you’ll want to pick the 2022 GMC Sierra 3500 HD. What’s the GMC Sierra 3500 towing capacity? It tops out at an impressive 31,180 pounds when you have the right equipment. This is one of the most powerful trucks on the market today and it’s built for the absolute toughest jobs. 

If you’ve got heavy equipment that needs to find the job site in East Wenatchee or you’re looking to get out of Levanworth to the lake with your big boat, this is the truck to do it all in. Learn more about the GMC Sierra 3500 diesel towing capacity and more with your truck team from Sangster Motors.



2022 GMC Sierra 3500 Towing Capacity by Configuration

When you get down to it, you can get a GMC Sierra HD truck in either the Sierra 2500 or Sierra 3500 configuration. The more powerful of the two models is the GMC Sierra 3500. As for the GMC Sierra 3500 towing capacity, you’ll get one set of towing figures for each of the two engines. This includes the GMC Sierra Denali 3500 towing capacity. These are the figures for each of these two trucks:

Diesel Towing & Payload*

  • Max GCWR: 40,000 pounds
  • Max Conventional Hitch: 20,000 pounds
  • Max Fifth Wheel Hitch: 31,180 pounds
  • Max Gooseneck Hitch: 31,180 pounds
  • Max Payload: 5,662 pounds

Gas Towing & Payload*

  • Max GCWR: 24,000 pounds
  • Max Conventional Hitch: 16,010 pounds
  • Max Fifth Wheel Hitch: 15,890 pounds
  • Max Gooseneck High: 15,890 pounds
  • Max Payload: 6,374 pounds

2022 GMC Sierra 3500 HD Engine Specs

With the towing and payload numbers you just saw, you’re probably wondering about the other stats related to the engine. There’s two engines you can pick from, one gas, one diesel. Those who want a more powerful engine for their Wenatchee, WA adventures can’t go wrong with the Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel.

  • 6.6L V8 Engine: 401 hp/464 lb-ft of torque
  • Duramax 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel Engine: 445 hp/910 lb-ft of torque

Find Your GMC Sierra 3500 with Sangster Motors

If you’re looking for more information about the GMC Sierra 3500 towing capacity, we’re your people. We’re right here in Wenatchee and ready to help you. We’d love for you to take a look at our new vehicle specials, and once you do, we’ll help you figure out your needs. Fill out our contact form today to learn more.

*See https://www.gmc.com/trucks/sierra/2500hd-3500hd/capability for details and exclusions.


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