2021 GMC Acadia Towing Capacity

March 13th, 2021 by

2021 GMC Acadia Driving
 

If you’ve decided on purchasing the 2021 GMC Acadia to enhance your Bartow commute, you’re probably wondering, “How much can the GMC Acadia tow?” When equipped properly, the new GMC Acadiatowing capacity reaches 4,000 pounds maximum. When paired with the powertrain options and the powerful engine, you won’t have any trouble hauling a compact camper or a trailer for your weekend getaway to Winter Haven. 


How Much Can the GMC Acadia Tow?

The entry-level GMC Acadia towing capacity is 1,000 pounds. While this is plenty of power for the average Auburndale driver, if you’re looking for additional power, there’s the available V6 engine that increases the GMC Acadia towing capacity to a maximum of 4,000 pounds. To ensure a safe trailering experience, you can take advantage of the GMC Acadia Tow Package, which equipped your luxury SUV with the following features:

  • GMC Acadia trailer hitch
  • Class III hitch
  • 7-pin wiring harness
  • Hitch Guidance with Hitchview
  • Heavy-duty cooling system

Remember, if you’re taking advantage of the GMC towing capabilities that it’s essential to look at the trailering section of your vehicle’s manual. The manual will provide additional information about how passenger weight, cargo, accessories, and other options affect the GMC Acadia’s towing capabilities. 

2021 GMC Acadia Engine Specs

The new GMC Acadia can be equipped with two thrilling engine options that make it easier than ever before to enjoy the head-turning towing capabilities:

  • Standard Engine: 2.5L four-cylinder
  • Standard Engine Power: 193 hp/188 lb-ft of torque
  • Available Engine: 3.6L V6 
  • Available Engine Power: 310 hp/271 lb-ft of torque

Each engine is paired with a six-speed automatic transmission for efficient acceleration and smooth shifting. Also available is AWD for optimal control during low-traction conditions.

Test Drive the 2021 GMC Acadia Near Auburndale!

Ready to experience everything the new GMC Acadia has to offer? Visit our Lakeland and one of our friendly and knowledgeable team members will get you behind the wheel for a test drive. We’ll make sure you find the Acadia configuration that’s best suited for you. Give us a call if you have any questions or would like to schedule your test drive. Before visiting us, take a look at our newest selection of new vehicle specials and apply for financingto get pre-approved!

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