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Red Jeep Gladiator towing an ATV in the desert

Jeep Towing Capacity Guide

As you peruse the new Jeep lineup, you may find yourself wondering which model offers the best towing capacity. Some Overland Park-area drivers are simply seeking the best SUV for towing, while others want a vehicle with strong towing capabilities combined with greater maneuverability. Perhaps you specifically want to know the Jeep Compass towing capacity or the Jeep Wrangler towing capacity. Whatever it is you’re looking for, Olathe Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram’s guide to Jeep towing capacity by model will certainly point you in the right direction!

How Much Can a Jeep Tow?

Jeep Model Towing Capacity
Jeep Compass 2,000 pounds
Jeep Renegade 2,000 pounds
Jeep Wrangler 3,500 pounds
Jeep Cherokee 4,500 pounds
Jeep Grand Cherokee 7,200 pounds
Jeep Gladiator 7,650 pounds
Gray jeep Gladiator towing another car on the highway

Greatest Jeep Towing Capacity: Jeep Gladiator

Of all Jeep models, the Jeep Gladiator’s towing capacity ranks the highest at 7,650 pounds when properly equipped. This unique Jeep truck runs on a 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine rated at 285 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The new Gladiator also boasts a payload rating of 1,700 pounds. The best part is Lenexa drivers have access to the Jeep Gladiator at an affordable price at Olathe Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram!

Best SUV for Towing: Jeep Grand Cherokee

Perhaps you’re a Gardner-area driver who is more interested in the best SUV for towing, in which case you will likely be pleased with the Jeep Grand Cherokee’s towing capacity. The new Grand Cherokee can tow up to 7,200 pounds when properly equipped and powered by the available 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine, capable of 360 hp and 390 lb-ft of torque. This model specifically also features red tow hooks, which promise superb functionality and a striking appearance.

White Jeep Grand Cherokee towing an airstream trailer

Features That Enhance Jeep Towing Capacity

Across the board, there is not one Jeep towing capacity that would be possible without a range of equipment and technology installed to boost capabilities. Take advantage of available systems like:

  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller, which provides adjustable braking power to your trailer’s electric brakes for ultimate control as you start up and slow down.
  • ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera with dynamic wheel gridlines and available 4x trailer hitch zoom, which enable you to more precisely line your Jeep with a trailer.
  • Front and rear heavy-duty tow hooks

Pick Out Your Favorite Jeep at Olathe Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

Have you decided which Jeep meets your towing needs? Do you need further assistance? Get in touch with Olathe Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram today to arrange a test drive of any of the tow-friendly Jeep models at our dealership near Springhill. Our team will work closely with you as you navigate the car-buying process!

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