The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse is a full-size SUV. It has three rows of seats and can seat up to eight passengers. The base model comes with front-wheel drive, but all-wheel drive is available as an option. The main competitors of the 2015 Chevrolet Traverse are the Ford Explorer, Dodge Durango, and Honda Pilot.
In this article, we will explore the towing capacity of the 2015 Chevrolet Traverse.
How much can the 2015 Chevrolet Traverse tow?
The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse has a maximum towing capacity of 5,200 pounds when properly equipped.
Please note, the towing capacity will vary based on factors such as engine type, drivetrain and whether or not your vehicle is equipped with a towing package. If you are unsure of your vehicle’s towing capacity, please contact your local dealership for details.
2015 Chevrolet Traverse Payload Capacity
The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse has a payload capacity of 1,653 pounds.
As with towing capacity, payload capacity will vary based on factors such as engine type, drivetrain and whether or not your vehicle is equipped with a towing package. If you are unsure of your vehicle’s payload capacity, please contact your local dealership for details.
2015 Chevrolet Traverse Tow Package
The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse does not come standard with a tow package. However, one is available as an option on certain models. The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse tow package includes a heavier-duty cooling system, a trailer hitch, and seven-pin wiring harness.
Towing Capacity By Engine Type
The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse comes in one available engine option: a 3.6L V6 engine. The towing capacity of the 2015 Chevrolet Traverse will vary based on certain factors like engine, drivetrain and trim level. We’ve broken out the maximum towing capacities by trim level below:
3.6L V6 Engine Towing Capacity: 5,200 pounds
Traverse Towing Capacity vs Competitors
The 2015 Chevrolet Traverse has a towing capacity of 5,200 pounds. This is on par with other SUVs in its class, like the Honda Pilot (5,000 pounds) and the Toyota Highlander (5,000 pounds).
However, the Traverse does have a lower towing capacity than some of its competitors, such as the Ford Explorer and Jeep Grand Cherokee.
2015 Chevrolet SUV Towing Chart
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