2021 Chevy Trailblazer Towing Capacity

December 3rd, 2020 by
2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer

Are your Ooltewah commutes in need of an upgrade? The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer is a compact crossover that offers a sporty performance and a driver-centric interior. However, how will the Trailblazer hold up during your weekend adventures with family and friends? The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity achieves a maximum 1,000 pounds so you can tow the family camper with ease. Learn more about the Trailblazer’s towing capabilities and equipment with Mtn. View Chevrolet.

How Can You Achieve the Maximum Trailblazer Towing Capacity?

In order for Dalton drivers to reach the maximum Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity of 1,000 pounds, they’ll need the EcoTec 1.3L Turbo Chevy Trailblazer engine and the Trailering Equipment Package. Depending on which trim level and drivetrain you opt for, this engine and package will come either standard or available:

1.3L Turbo Engine w/ Trailering Equipment Package

  • FWD LT: Available
  • FWD ACTIV: Standard
  • FWD RS: Standard
  • AWD LS: Standard
  • AWD LT: Standard
  • AWD ACTIV: Standard
  • AWD RS: Standard

Benefits of the 1,000-Pound Capacity Hitch Trailering Package

The Trailering Equipment Package mentioned previously offers a 4-wire electrical harness and a 4-pin sealed connector that connects your trailer’s lights to your vehicle. However, if you’d like to tow the maximum 1,000 pounds, Chevrolet’s 1,000-Pound Capacity Hitch Trailering Package is the perfect hitch to make sure your truck is safely equipped for towing.

This package comes in at $265 MSRP on the 2021 Trailblazer, excluding the cost of installation. With your purchase, you’ll also get the following equipment:

  • 1,000-pound capacity hitch
  • 1 ¼ inch receiver opening

Comparing the Chevy Trailblazer Engine Options

In order to access the Chevy Trailblazer capacity, you’ll have to select the EcoTec 1.3L Turbo engine. Besides the engine’s ability to help Athens tow large objects, you’re probably wondering how this engine compares to the standard EcoTec 1.2L Chevy Trailblazer engine? Take a look at this breakdown of the Chevy Trailblazer engines specs:

Base ECOTEC 1.2L Chevy Trailblazer Engine

  • Horsepower/torque: 137 hp/162 lb-ft of torque
  • Towing: Unavailable

Available ECOTEC 1.3L Chevy Trailblazer Engine

  • Horsepower/torque: 155 hp/174 lb-ft of torque
  • Towing: 1,000 pounds

Test Drive the New Chevy Trailblazer in Chattanooga

If the Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity meets your driving needs in Chattanooga, contact us to arrange a test drive! Also, don’t forget to browse our rotating new vehicle specials so you can take home a new SUV for a price that suits your budget.

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