The Chevy SUV Lineup: Towing and Hauling Capacities

The Chevy SUV lineup is known for stylish designs, spacious interiors, and undeniable power. Chevy SUVs boast some impressive towing and hauling capacities, thanks to their well-balanced designs and athletic engines. Which Chevy SUV will fit your lifestyle the best? At Biggers Chevy, we created this towing and hauling capacity guide to easily compare the four different SUV models. With such exceptional options, we are sure you’ll find the perfect fit for you.

2015 Chevy Equinox Towing Capacity

The 2015 Chevy Equinox is a versatile and refined compact crossover. The Equinox combines the spaciousness of the modern SUV with the agility of a sporty sedan, providing a comfortable experience for both passenger and driver. Choose the standard 2.4L engine for 1,500 lbs. of towing power or pick the optional 3.6L V6 for an extra boost.

Engine Max. Towing Capacity Max. Payload
3.6L V6 AWD 3,500 lbs. 1,144 lbs.
2.4L 4-Cylinder AWD 1,500 lbs. 1,144 lbs.
3.6L V6 FWD 3,500 lbs. 1,183 lbs.
2.4L 4-Cylinder FWD 1,500 lbs. 1,183 lbs.

2015 Chevy Traverse Towing Capacity

The mid-size 2015 Chevy Traverse is a family-friendly SUV that seats eight with plenty of extra space for cargo. This safe and sturdy ride has great towing capacity maximum of 5,200 pounds, so you will be well-prepared for any scenario.

Engine Max. Towing Capacity Max. Payload
3.6L V6 engine AWD 5,200 lbs. 1,618 lbs.
3.6L V6 engine FWD 5,200 lbs. 1,764 lbs.

2015 Chevy Tahoe Towing Capacity

The full-size 2015 Chevy Tahoe is an SUV with stunning good looks and a relaxing interior. The Tahoe has some of the best towing and hauling abilities of any SUV in the Chevy lineup, so you can expect a high-powered ride in this workhorse.

Engine Max. Towing Capacity Max. Payload Max. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
5.3L EcoTec3 V8 AWD 8,300 lbs. 1,715 lbs. 7,300 lbs.
5.3L EcoTec3 V8 FWD 8,500 lbs. 1,752 lbs. 7,100 lbs.

2015 Chevy Suburban Towing Capacity

The generously sized 2015 Chevy Suburban provides three rows of seating, premium high-tech amenities, and great fuel economy. Its large size leads to outstanding trailering abilities, so you can carry big hauls with ease.

Engine Max. Towing Capacity Max. Payload Max. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
5.3L EcoTec3 V8 AWD 8,000 lbs. 1,796 lbs. 7,500 lbs.
5.3L EcoTec3 V8 FWD 8,300 lbs. 1,796 lbs. 7,300 lbs.

Test Drive the Chevy SUV Lineup Today

At Biggers Chevy, we are impressed by the superior towing and hauling capacities of Chevy’s versatile SUV lineup. Test drive one of these fine vehicles, and we know you’ll be just as impressed as we are. We are located at 1385 East Chicago Street in Elgin, so stop by today. You can also reach us online at any time.