How big of a truck Do I need to pull a travel trailer?
How much your car can tow depends on the type of vehicle and the options on the car or truck. A general rule of thumb for a front wheel drive car or small SUV is 1500 pounds, a mid-size all-wheel drive SUV or pickup 3000 pounds and a full size SUV or half-ton pickup truck 5000 pounds or more.
What truck has the best towing capacity 2019?
Top 2019 3/4-Ton Trucks
- Ford F-250. Max. 5th Wheel Towing: 18,000 lbs* Diesel Engine Option: Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel 935 torque; 450 horsepower Most Torque Most Horsepower Most Recalls.
- Ram 2500. Max.
- Chevrolet Silverado 2500. Max.
- GMC Sierra 2500. Max.
- Nissan Titan XD. Max.
How big of a travel trailer can I tow with Chevy 1500?
When the Chevy Silverado 1500 is equipped with a 5.3L engine and the Max. Trailering Package it has a max towing capacity of 11,000 pounds (1,700 pounds more than the standard max towing capacity) and when the Chevy Silverado 1500 is equipped with a 6.2L engine and the Max.
What is the best 1500 truck for towing?
2020 Chevrolet Silverado/GMC Sierra 1500 | up to 12,100 pounds. Chevy’s Silverado 1500 (and its corporate cousin, the GMC Sierra 1500) hasn’t advanced as much as its competitors from Ram and Ford, but it’s still among the highest-rated half-ton trucks for towing on the market.