2021 Chevy Tahoe Towing Capacity, Fuel Economy Ratings Released
Chevrolet has published towing capacity numbers for the redesigned 2021 Tahoe, and the all-new SUV’s maximum trailer weight is 8,400 pounds with two-wheel drive (2WD), the standard 355-horsepower 5.3-liter V-8 engine, and the Max Trailering Package. Equip the all-new Tahoe with the optional 420-hp 6.2-liter V-8, and it can tow up to 8,300 lbs.
The new Chevy Tahoe’s tow ratings are slightly less than the previous model’s maximums. The 2020 Tahoe could handle up to 8,600 lbs. with 2WD, a 5.3-liter V-8, and the optional Max Trailering Package. With a 6.2-liter V-8, the previous Tahoe topped out at 8,400 lbs.
Automotive News reports the new Tahoe’s standard tow ratings without the Max Trailering Package are 7,900 lbs. (2WD) and 7,700 lbs. (4WD), higher than those of the 2020 model.