Impressive towing capacity of GMC Canyon comes from powerful engine options

By Product Expert | Posted in GMC Canyon on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 at 12:24 pm
GMC Canyon towing a boat on a road

GMC Canyon Towing Capacity 

If you’re in the market for a new pickup truck and want to get behind the wheel of one that can offer you a powerful towing capacity and excellent fuel efficiency, you’ve just found the perfect vehicle for the job. The GMC Canyon is a midsize truck that offers multiple engine options so you can get the towing capacity you need to handle the tough jobs while also getting the payload capacity, cargo volume and GVWR you need every day. Keep reading to learn more about the engine options available in a used GMC Canyon, including their horsepower, torque and tow ratings. 

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GMC Canyon Engine Options and Tow Ratings 

GMC Canyon towing a boatWith multiple engine options to choose from when shopping for a used GMC Canyon pickup truck, you’ll be able to get the horsepower, torque, fuel economy rating and towing power that fits your specific needs. One of the engines you can get in a used GMC Canyon is a fuel-efficient 2.5-liter four-cylinder that puts out an impressive 200 horsepower and 191 lb-ft of torque. A more powerful 3.6-liter V6 engine that puts out a massive 308 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque is also available. One of the most powerful engine options available in a used GMC Canyon pickup truck that gives you an incredible towing capacity is the 2.8-liter turbocharged diesel four-cylinder that cranks out 181 horsepower and a whopping 369 lb-ft of torque. Towing features include an available trailer sway control feature, hill descent control, and an integrated trailer brake controller.


2.5-liter 4-Cylinder Towing Capacity = 3,500 lbs. 

3.6-liter V6 Towing Capacity = 7,000 lbs. 

2.8-liter Turbo Diesel 4-Cylinder Towing Capacity = 7,700 lbs. 


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