To read a truck towing capacity chart, learn the terms and abbreviations used in the chart, such as max towing and GCVW. Max towing is the maximum trailer weight a vehicle can tow, while GCVW stands for gross combined ve... More »

The towing capacity of a GMC Acadia is 5,200 pounds if the vehicle is fully equipped with all support systems. Drivers should add passengers and cargo inside the vehicle when determining tow weight. More »

The 2015 version of the GMC Yukon XL has a maximum towing capacity of between 6,000 to 6,300 pounds, depending on whether its a two-wheel or four-wheel drive type. A GMC Yukon XL fitted with the Heavy-Duty Tailoring Pack... More » Vehicles Car Makes & Models

An SUV towing capacity chart displays several makes and models of SUVs and their maximum towing capabilities. These charts let users quickly and easily compare towing capacity between several different models. More »

The average towing capacity for an SUV largely depends on its engine type; for example, SUVs with V6 engines can tow about 3,500 pounds of cargo, according to SUVs with V8 engines haul from 5,000 to 6,500 poun... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

Trailer hitches have different towing capacities and are divided into ratings ranging from class I to class V. Hitches within a particular class have the same towing weight capacity and typically the same receiver openin... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance

The correct type of tow hitch depends on the gross weight of the trailer and its tongue weight. For most trailers, the tongue weight is approximately 10 to 15 percent of the loaded trailer weight. The tongue puts a const... More » Vehicles Car Parts & Maintenance