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What is the Payload Capacity of the 2022 Jeep Gladiator?

2022 Jeep Gladiator Payload and Towing Capabilities

As the only open-air pickup truck in the industry, the Jeep Gladiator offers outstanding utility and Jeep’s legendary 4×4 off-road capability. However, if you’re unsure how much weight it can tow and carry, this blog from Cowboy Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Clinton, AR, is your guide to the 2022 Jeep Gladiator towing and payload capacities.  



2022 Jeep Gladiator Utility  

The 2022 Jeep Gladiator is a modern take on the classic Jeep Willys style, and although it may look like a Jeep Wrangler with a truck bed, it’s more than just that. For instance, the Gladiator offers a high-strength steel frame with a rugged all-steel, 5-foot cargo bed, heavy-duty Dana® test 44 solid front and rear axles with extra-thick tubes and forging, coil spring front and rear suspensions, and the largest brakes in its class for unmatched strength, rigidity, and durability.  


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How Much Weight Can the 2022 Jeep Gladiator Carry and Tow?  

Although the payload and towing capacity of the 2022 Jeep Gladiator differ from model to model, the 2022 Jeep Gladiator equipped with the 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine offers a best-in-class 4×4 payload capacity of up to 1,700 pounds and a best-in-class available gas towing capacity of up to 7,650 pounds.   

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The proven 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine that comes standard on all 2022 Jeep Gladiator models delivers 285 horsepower and maximum torque of 260 pound-feet—ideal for trails or hauling and towing cargo. You can also opt for the available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine that offers up to 260 horsepower and Best-in-Class torque of up to 442 pound-feet. However, you’ll have to adjust your payload, and towing requirements as this engine offers slightly lower towability.  


Get the 2022 Jeep Gladiator at Cowboy Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram  

Impressed? Check out the 2022 Jeep Gladiator inventory at Cowboy Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and see if you can find a 2022 Jeep Gladiator that matches your budget and lifestyle. Call us or stop by our dealership today for a test drive.