What is the 2020 Jeep Gladiator Towing Capacity?

August 31st, 2020 by

2020 Jeep Gladiator towing a boat

As the 2020 North American Truck of the Year™, it’s clear the 2020 Jeep Gladiator has earned an impressive reputation amongst industry experts and Westlake customers alike. But is this the right truck for you? If you need a vehicle that has the grit and muscle to power through tough jobs, then the Jeep Gladiator towing specs will blow you away. This powerhouse pickup reaches an available best-in-class 7,650-pound gas towing capacity when properly equipped, along with a best-in-class 1,700-pound 4×4 payload. Read on as Covert Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram walks you through the Jeep Gladiator towing capacity, features, and more!

2020 Jeep Gladiator Towing & Payload by Trim Level

While the Jeep Gladiator towing capacity reaches at least 4,000 pounds in any configuration, you’ll find that different models offer different specs features–which means that any Round Rock driver can find a perfect match. Take a look at the Jeep Gladiator towing capacities for each trim:

  • 2020 Jeep Gladiator Sport 4×4: Up to 7,650 pounds (when properly equipped)
  • 2020 Jeep Gladiator Sport S 4×4: Up to 7,650 pounds (when properly equipped)
  • 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland 4×4: Up to 6,000 pounds (when properly equipped)
  • 2020 Jeep Gladiator Rubicon 4×4: Up to 7,000 pounds (when properly equipped)

2020 Jeep Gladiator Towing Features 

So, just how does this truck manage such sky-high towing specs? Jeep incorporated state-of-the-art technology and world-class craftsmanship at every level of the vehicle, resulting in a stronger and more capable ride than ever before. Check out the available Jeep Gladiator towing features:

  • Integrated trailer brake controller
  • ParkView® hitch view camera
  • Dana® 44 wide axles
  • Class IV trailer hitch
  • 4.10 rear axle gear ratio

Equipped with Jeep’s legendary 4×4 systems, your Gladiator has the traction to handle everything from ordinary Leander commutes to off-road adventures near your favorite Austin hiking spot.

2020 Jeep Gladiator Engine Specs

Every Jeep Gladiator comes with a standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine that produces 285 hp and maximum torque of 260 lb-ft of torque, along with Engine Stop-Start technology to boost efficiency. This same engine can be found in other high performing Jeep models like the Wrangler and Grand Cherokee. Here is the Jeep Gladiator MPG and engine specs:

  • 285 horsepower
  • 260 lb-ft of torque
  • EPA Estimated 17 MPG City and 22 MPG Highway
  • Variable Valve Timing
  • Engine Start/Stop technology

Shop with Covert Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for Your Jeep Gladiator

You’ve read about the 2020 Jeep Gladiator towing capacity, but we’ve only scratched the surface on everything that this truck has to offer you! Take a look at our new Jeep Gladiator inventory at Covert Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Austin and take a test drive in your favorite trim. Still have questions? Contact us for more information!

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