2021 GMC Yukon Towing Capacity

November 30th, 2020 by

GMC Yukon Towing a Trailer

The 2021 GMC Yukon is an SUV that needs no introduction, as it’s a standard-bearer for spacious and powerful full-size SUVs across the Houston and Baytown areas. The most recent updates to this vehicle have only made it better, especially when it comes to powerful performance innovations. So, how much can the GMC Yukon tow? Baytown GMC Buick covers all things related to the GMC Yukon towing capacity below!

How Much Can the GMC Yukon Tow?: Engine Choices

With the right equipment, the Channelview drivers can get 8,400 pounds of GMC Yukon towing capacity. But how much can the GMC Yukon tow at the standard trim level? You’re able to get to this number even on the base trim of the GMC Yukon, so long as you select the Max Trailering Package (more on that below). Let’s check out the engine options on the Yukon:

5.3L V8 Engine:

  • 355 hp
  • 383 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Dynamic  management technology
  • Variable valve timing

6.2L V8 Engine:

  • 420 hp
  • 460 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Dynamic  management technology
  • Variable valve timing

GMC Yukon Trailering Package

Pasadena and Austin, TX drivers know that superior towing isn’t just about having powerful engine specs. It’s also about having the technology and engineering that lead to controlled jobs. That’s why the GMC Yukon Trailering Package works with the available addition of the ProGrade Trailering System™, designed to enhance the Yukon towing.

  • Hitch Guidance With Hitch View: Using your vehicle’s camera, you’ll be able to hitch in a sitch!
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller: This works will brake features like Hill Descent Control to help you control your brakes when it matters.
  • In-Vehicle Trailering App: This app helps you with checklists and more vital information to help with your tailor workflow.
  • Trailer Side Blind Zone Alert (Not Available on SLE): You’ll worry less with this feature at your side, alerting you to when other vehicles and objects are close.

Test Drive a GMC Yukon Today!

If Baytown drivers are asking you, “How much can the GMC Yukon tow?”, send them over to the experts at Baytown GMC Buick, where we’re proud to carry the GMC Yukon among our new inventory. See it for yourself and sit behind the wheel of this powerful vehicle by contacting us today!

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