2021 Chevy Trailblazer Towing Capacity

June 21st, 2021 by

Brown 2021 Chevy Blazer parked next to lake.

The 2021 Chevy Trailblazer offers Buffalo drivers a towing capacity they can’t pass up! The Chevy Trailblazer engine makes the max towing capacity of 1,000 pounds possible in this properly equipped compact crossover. Learn more about the Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity, engine options, and more with us at Cornerstone Chevrolet in Monticello! 

Trailblazer Trims and Engines

St. Cloud drivers who need a powerful engine that’s able to make hauling small trailers to Rogers easy should choose the ECOTEC 1.3L Turbo Chevy Trailblazer engine. Combine this Chevy Trailblazer engine with the Trailering Equipment Package, for ultimate performance. This can either be a standard or available combination depending on the drivetrain and trim:

1.3L Turbo Chevy Trailblazer Engine w/ Trailering Equipment Package

  • FWD LT: Available
  • FWD ACTIV: Standard
  • FWD RS: Standard
  • AWD LS: Standard
  • AWD LT: Standard
  • AWD ACTIV: Standard
  • AWD RS: Standard

1,000-Pound Capacity Hitch Trailering Package

For the ultimate Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity, you can add theTrailering Equipment Package which features a 4-wire electrical harness and a 4-pin sealed connector. This connects your trailer lights directly to your Chevy Trailblazer. If you plan to reach that Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity of 1,000 pounds, you’ll need to have the right trailer hitch. Check out our online parts store for the right hitch! Here are some details about the equipment: 

  • 1,000-pound capacity hitch
  • 1 ¼ inch receiver opening
  • Package starts at $265 MSRP for the 2021 Trailblazer, excluding the cost of installation

Additional Chevy Trailblazer Engine Options

Thanks to the Chevy Trailblazer engine options, towing and overall performance is much more reliable. The ECOTEC 1.3L Turbo engine is what makes the Chevy Trailblazer towing capacity possible. However, you don’t need the additional power, you can opt for the base level ECOTEC 1.2L Chevy Trailblazer engine. Below are two main Chevy Trailblazer engine options: 

Base ECOTEC 1.2L Chevy Trailblazer Engine

  • Horsepower/torque: 137 hp/162 lb-ft of torque
  • Towing: Unavailable

Available ECOTEC 1.3L Chevy Trailblazer Engine

  • Horsepower/torque: 155 hp/174 lb-ft of torque
  • Towing: 1,000 pounds

Purchase a 2021 Chevy Trailblazer at Cornerstone Chevrolet!

Before you choose to make the 2021 Chevy Trailblazer your next vehicle, be sure to check out the Chevy Trailblazer interior! Contact us once you’ve decided which Chevy Trailblazer engine and trim level is right for you. Our finance team is here to help you through the leasing or buying process!


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