2022 GMC Acadia Towing Capacity

2022 GMC Acadia driving on a coastal highway

Are you in the market for a versatile new SUV your whole family will love? The new 2022 GMC Acadia is spacious and well-equipped for adventures in Waianae. This GMC SUV has plenty of cargo space to pack groceries or camping gear, but how much can the 2022 Acadia tow? The 2022 GMC Acadia towing capacity reaches 4,000 pounds when properly equipped– enough to haul a trailer or small boat through Ewa Beach! Learn more about the 2022 GMC Acadia towing capacity and engine specs below, then contact our team to arrange a time for a test drive! 

How Much Can the 2022 Acadia Tow?

The base Acadia towing capacity is 1,000 pounds, but when you upgrade with the GMC Acadia Tow Package and its available V6 engine, you will enjoy up to 4,000 pounds of towing capacity. What is included in the GMC Acadia Tow Package? The following features come standard:

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

If you intend to take advantage of the Acadia towing capacity, we recommend consulting your owner’s manual first. The trailering section will give you important information, so you don’t accidentally overwork your SUV and risk overheating the engine. You should also take note of how the passenger weight, cargo, accessories, and other factors can affect the Acadia towing capacity.

2022 GMC Acadia Performance 

If you upgrade to the V6 engine in your GMC Acadia, you’ll enjoy more towing power and more horsepower on your Waipahu commute. Compare the standard 2.5L 4-cylinder engine against the available 3.6L V6 engine below to find the right engine for your needs:

  • 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 271 lb-ft of torque

Whichever engine you prefer, you’ll enjoy smooth shifting with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Additionally, if you intend to tow a camper to a far-off campsite, you can opt for AWD to make it easier to get there.

Take Home a New GMC Acadia from Honolulu Buick GMC

The 2022 GMC Acadia towing capacity is perfect for towing small trailers, campers, and other outdoor equipment. If you’re ready to move forward on a new Acadia, you can apply for pre-approval and discover the value of your trade-in to begin the car buying process. We look forward to putting you behind the wheel of a new GMC Acadia! 


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