What is the 2022 GMC Acadia Towing Capacity?

March 29th, 2022 by
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If you are looking to invest in a full-sized SUV to handle any New Haven or Cheshire tasks, you may want to consider the heavy-duty GMC Acadia. How much can the GMC Acadia tow? When your vehicle is properly equipped, the 2022 GMC Acadia can tow up to 4,000 pounds. 

That translates to about the weight of a trailer or a small boat. Learn more about the GMC Acadia towing ability with us at Wallingford Buick GMC. That’s generally enough to haul a trailer or small boat. Learn more about the GMC Acadia towing capacity here from Wallingford Buick GMC.



How Much Can the 2022 Acadia Tow?

With the base trim, the GMC Acadia is capable of towing up to 1,000 pounds. However, when properly equipped with the GMC Acadia Tow Package in addition to the V6 engine, you will be able to tow up to 4,000 pounds. If you are looking to enhance the towing ability or improve the safety of your trailering experience on Hamden tasks, you may want to consider some of these towing additions with our parts department: 

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

If you want to utilize the Acadia towing capacity to the fullest, be sure to review the trailering section on your GMC Acadia owner’s manual. You may also want to pay attention to passenger weight, cargo, accessories, and other factors when towing with your GMC Acadia. 

2022 GMC Acadia Engine Specs

There are two GMC Acadia engine options that you can choose from at our Wallingford Buick GMC dealership such as: 

  • Standard Engine: 2.5L 4-cylinder
  • Standard Engine Power: 193 hp with 188 lb-ft of torque
  • Available Engine: 3.6L V6 
  • Available Engine Power: 310 hp with 71 lb-ft of torque

Both Acadia engines are paired with a six-speed automatic transmission to make shifting and acceleration even easier. You can also opt for AWD mode. 

Check Out The 2022 GMC Acadia at Wallingford Buick GMC!

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