The 2022 Jeep Gladiator Towing Capacity

June 8th, 2022 by
2022 Jeep Gladiator towing a trailer


Did you know that the new Jeep Gladiator boasts a best-in-class towing capacity of up to 7,650 pounds, as well as an impressive payload capacity of up to 1,750 pounds? You’ll be able to witness the raw power of this truck yourself when you test drive it at C. H. Urness Motors Co.. But in the meantime, let’s take a look at the 2022 Jeep Gladiator towing capacity, as well as other details Hood River drivers might be interested in, like the Jeep Gladiator payload capacity.

2022 Jeep Gladiator Towing and Payload Capacities

There are two engine options for the 2022 Gladiator, and either one can deliver the kind of power you need to handle the big jobs. Goldendale, WA drivers who do a lot of serious towing will want to opt for the 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine for the optimal Jeep Gladiator towing capacity. See the Jeep Gladiator payload capacity and towing specs for each engine, below:

3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine – (Standard)

  • Jeep Gladiator Towing Capacity – 7,650 pounds
  • Jeep Gladiator Payload Capacity – 1,750 pounds
  • 285 horsepower
  • 260 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA Estimated 17 MPG City and 22 MPG Highway
  • Variable Valve Timing
  • Engine Start/Stop technology

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine – (Available)

  • Jeep Gladiator Towing Capacity – 6,500 pounds
  • Jeep Gladiator Payload Capacity – 1,350 pounds
  • 260 horsepower
  • 442 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA Estimated 22 MPG City and 28 MPG Highway
  • Variable Geometry Turbo technology

Not sure which trim offers the performance you’re looking for? Compare the Gladiator Rubicon vs. Mojave to find the trim with the best balance of off-road capability and towing power.

What the Jeep Gladiator Towing Capacity Can Handle

The 7,650-pound Jeep Gladiator towing capacity can handle towing a variety of different trailers and loads. Here’s a partial list:

  • Car trailer
  • A-frame camper
  • Teardrop trailer
  • Tow dolly
  • Fishing boat trailer
  • Motorcycle trailer
  • Jet Ski trailer
  • Canoe/Kayak trailer
  • Small utility trailer

Jeep Gladiator Towing Features

If you’re experienced at towing, you know that it’s about more than the Jeep Gladiator towing features. You need the right accessories. Here are just some of the performance-enhancing features available on the new Jeep Gladiator:

  • Integrated trailer brake controller
  • ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera
  • Dana® 44 wide axles
  • Class IV trailer hitch
  • 3.73 or 4.10 rear axle gear ratio

Test Drive a New Jeep Gladiator for Sale in The Dalles

The new Jeep Gladiator is one amazing truck, and you deserve to drive home in one of your own. At C. H. Urness Motors Co., we’re here help to help you with that! Or, if you’d like to find out about some other standout pickup models, check out our posts on the towing capacities of the RAM 1500 and RAM 2500. We’re conveniently located near Portland and would be happy to help you get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. So, drop by or contact us today!


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