Based on information obtained from Online Towing Guide, a Chevy truck, depending on the specific model, can tow up to 17,000 pounds. The exact amount a Chevy truck can tow depends on the truck's model and engine size.
For example, the Chevy Silverado 1500 can tow between 9,100 and 10,100 pounds, depending on the truck's axle. A Chevy Silverado 2500 is capable of towing anywhere between 9,900 and 13,000 pounds. The Chevy Silverado 3500, one of Chevy's most heavy-duty trucks, can tow up to 17,000 pounds. For smaller trucks, such as the Chevy Colorado, the towing capacity ranges from 1,900 to 4,000 pounds.