2021 GMC Sierra Towing Capacity

March 5th, 2021 by
2021 GMC Sierra HD SLE SLT towing capacity

 

The GMC Sierra is a rugged truck that delivers the robust capabilities that will come in handy at your Regina job site. How much can the GMC Sierra tow? The 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 towing capacity reaches up to 5,352 kilograms with the available 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine and the Max Trailering Package. Learn more about the GMC Sierra towing capacity and explore Sierra towing features, and then get behind the wheel of this full-size pickup truck at Standard Motors in Swift Current!

How Much Can the GMC Sierra Tow?

The GMC Sierra towing capacity you’ll get on Saskatoon roads will depend on

which configuration you choose.

Sierra SLE, Elevation, and SLT

  • Available towing up to 5,352 kilograms

Sierra AT4

  • Available towing up to 4,173 kilograms

Sierra Denali

  • Available towing up to 4,173 kilograms

Some of the options that will determine how much GMC Sierra towing capacity you can expect include:

  • Drivetrain: 4WD or 2WD
  • Truck Bed Length: Short Box or Standard Box
  • Engine Options: 2.7L turbo engine up to a 6.2L ECOTEC3 V8 engine
  • Cab Style: Crew Cab or Double Cab

Available GMC Sierra Towing Features

Among the wide variety of Sierra custom options are a number of available features that will boost the GMC Sierra towing capacity. These features include:

  • Max Trailering Package: Features an automatic locking rear differential, trailer brake controller, revised shock tuning, heavier-duty rear springs, a radiator cooler, and a 220-amp alternator.
  • Trailering Camera Package: Features two side view mirror cameras to assist reversing and changing lanes with a trailer in tow. The available trailer-mounted camera provides even more visibility.
  • Industry-First Auto Electric Parking Brake Assist: This feature will automatically apply the Electronic Parking Brake once the truck is in park.
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller: Control buttons on the center console allow you to activate and monitor your trailer brakes.
  • Traction Select System with Tow/Haul Mode: Adjusts the transmission shift points, throttle mapping, and StabiliTrak depending on which drive mode you select.

ProGradeTrailering System

Employing an array of high-resolution cameras and integrated smartphone apps, the available ProGrade Trailering System makes towing a trailer or boat easier and safer. The following ProGrade Trailering System features are designed to enhance your Kyle-area towing experience:

  • In-vehicle trailering app and phone app: Access pre-departure checklists and programmable trailer brake settings, as well as add Trailer Theft Detection and more.
  • Trailer Light Sequence Test: Test your trailer lights without having to leave the cab.
  • Hitch Guidance with Hitch View: A dynamic grid line with zoom capability makes hitching your trailer quick and easy.

Test Drive the GMC Sierra Today at Standard Motors

The knowledgeable sales team at Standard Motors will be happy to provide you with all of the details regarding the GMC Sierra towing capacity, available engines, cab configurations, colour options, and more! Note that we also carry a fine selection of used GMC Sierra models, all in excellent condition and affordably priced. If your not sure that the Sierra is the right pickuo truck for you, review our Sierra 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 comparison, and please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

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