The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 6.2L V8 has a maximum towing capacity of 12,200 pounds when properly equipped with the Max Trailering Package. This package includes a heavy-duty trailer hitch, trailer brake controller, and upgraded cooling system.
To achieve the maximum towing capacity, the Sierra 1500 must be equipped with a Double Cab configuration and a short or long bed. The Crew Cab configuration has a slightly lower towing capacity of 12,100 pounds.
Here is a table of the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 6.2L V8 towing capacities by configuration:
|Double Cab, Short Bed||12,200 pounds|
|Double Cab, Long Bed||12,200 pounds|
|Crew Cab, Short Bed||12,100 pounds|
|Crew Cab, Long Bed||12,100 pounds|
It is important to note that the actual towing capacity of your Sierra 1500 may vary depending on a number of factors, such as the weight of the trailer, the terrain, and the weather conditions. Always consult your owner’s manual for the specific towing capacity of your vehicle.