2022 GMC Canyon Towing Capacity

March 7th, 2022 by
2022 GMC Canyon from the front


If you’re looking for a powerful truck that can kill it on both the jobsite and the campsite, you’ve found your perfect fit in the 2022 GMC Canyon. How much can the GMC Canyon tow? It’s got an impressive 7,700 pounds of maximum towing capacity, and when you consider the other specs out of this impressive vehicle, the picture only gets better. What will you discover when you hit the open road in Gas City or Hartford City? We’ve got some great suggestions headed your way! Let Greg Hubler Buick GMC give you our thoughts on this rugged truck and the elder brother of the Canyon, the Sierra series.



How Much Can the GMC Canyon Tow?

The 2022 GMC Canyon towing capacity maxes out at 7,700 pounds when properly equipped. This towing capacity can be found in the base Elevation trim. If you decide to upgrade to the AT4 or Denali trims of this truck, you’ll top out at 7,550 pounds of towing capacity. The GMC Canyon diesel towing capacity is the same 7,700 pounds that you would get from the 3.6L V6 engine. However, the 2.5L four-cylinder provides just 3,500 pounds of towing capacity.

2022 GMC Canyon Engine Specs

The 2022 GMC Canyon towing capacity gets its strength from the three rugged engines that you can pick to outfit your vehicle. The Elevation trim comes with the 2.5L engine standard, while the AT4 and Denali trims have the 3.5L V6 standard. Here’s what you can expect out of each of these engines.

Standard 2.5L Engine

  • 200 hp
  • 191 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • 19 city mpg / 25 highway mpg
  • 21-gallon fuel tank capacity

Available 2.8L Turbo Engine

  • 181 hp
  • 369 lb-ft of torque
  • Differential, automatic locking rear transmission
  • 20 city mpg / 30 highway mpg
  • 21-gallon fuel tank capacity

Available 3.5L V6 Engine

  • 308 hp
  • 275 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-speed automatic transmission
  • 18 city mpg / 25 highway mpg
  • 21-gallon fuel tank capacity

Explore the World in a Canyon from Greg Hubler Buick GMC

Wabash drivers looking for a small truck that doesn’t skimp on power should check out the GMC Canyon. And if you’re looking for a dealership that is committed to doing right by you, you’ll want to head on over to Greg Hubler Buick GMC. Our web form is always open and it’s your way of starting the conversation with us. We’d love to hear from you!


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