How Much Can the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Tow?

Manitoba drivers rely on the GMC Sierra to transport large payloads and complete difficult tasks. If you’re looking for a light-duty pickup truck and want to know how much the new Sierra 1500 can tow, our experts at Swan River’s Key Chevrolet can help. In Swan River, our dealership is the go-to spot for new GMC pickup trucks designed for active lifestyles. Continue reading to learn more about the Sierra 1500’s capabilities.

New Sierra 1500 Inventory

Sierra 1500 Engine Options

There are four engine options available for the 2023 GMC Sierra. 

  • Turbocharged 2.7L I4 L3B gasoline engine with 310 horsepower and 430 pound-feet of torque. 
  • 5.3L V8 L84 gasoline engine producing 355 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque.
  • 6.2L V8 L87 gasoline producing an impressive 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque.
  • The new 3.0L I6 LZ0 Turbo Diesel Duramax engine is available for the 2023 Sierra. The Duramax 3.0L straight-six is GM’s “second iteration,” producing 305 horsepower and 495 pound-feet of torque.

Sierra 1500 Max Towing Capability (lbs / kg)

Model Drivetrain Turbo 2.7L 5.3L V8 6.2L V8 Turbo Diesel 3.0L 
Crew Cab Short Bed 2WD n/a 11,100 / 5,035 n/a 13,100 / 5,942
Crew Cab Short Bed 4WD n/a 10,900 / 4,944 13,000 / 5,897 13,000 / 5,897
Crew Cab Standard Bed 4WD n/a 10,800 / 4,899 13,000 / 5,897 12,900 / 5,851
Double Cab Standard Bed 2WD n/a 11,200 / 5,080 n/a 13,200 / 5,988
Double Cab Standard Bed 4WD n/a 11,000 / 4,990 n/a 13,000 / 5,987
Regular Cab Standard Bed 2WD 9,100 / 4,128 n/a n/a n/a
Regular Cab Standard Bed 2WD 8,800 / 3,992 n/a n/a n/a
Regular Cab Long Bed 4WD 9,500 / 4,309 9,800 / 4,445 n/a n/a
Regular Cab Long Bed 4WD 9,200 / 4,173 9,500 / 4,309 n/a n/a

Find the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 at Swan River’s Key Chevrolet

We invite you to take a test drive in the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 at our GMC dealership in Swan River. If you have any questions about our GMC towing capabilities or the rest of the GM vehicle lineup, please contact us at Swan River’s Key Chevrolet. Our dealership staff will be happy to help you with any questions or concerns you have about your truck, SUV, or EV. Visit us at our Swan River dealership to learn more.