What is the Towing Capacity of a Toyota Tundra?

January 23rd, 2020 by

2020 Toyota Tundra towing

Many car buyers often wonder, what is the Toyota Tundra towing capacity? While it varies based on the trim level and the equipment that you purchased, the 2020 Toyota Tundra towing capacity is between 8,800 and 10,200 pounds. The new Toyota Tundra has a payload capacity of 1,520 to 1,730 pounds, as well as lots of additional features like a tow package, and special side mirrors so you can tow efficiently and safely. Learn more from the experts at Toyota of Louisville. 

Toyota Tundra Tow Package & Features 

The Toyota Tundra is a head-turning pickup truck that offers incredible capabilities that allows you to tow confidently through the Lexington and New Albany areas. The Tundra has outboard-mounted shocks and a powerful TripleTech™ frame with an integrated trailer hitch receiver that gives the Tundra the muscle it needs. For added support and peace of mind, you have twelve high-strength bolts driven into the frame to secure the trailer hitch.

Other noteworthy tow features include: 

  • TOW/HAUL Mode and 4-/7-Pin Connector: Lets you tow larger items with ease because this system automatically holds lower gears for longer, which increases the throttle response. 
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller/Trailer-Sway Control: Lets you control the amount of trailer braking and apply the brakes when trailer sway is detected. 
  • Available Tundra Tow Mirrors: Available as accessories, Toyota Tundra tow mirrors for the driver side and passenger side let you keep a closer eye on your cargo. 

Toyota Tundra Engines 

The incredible Toyota Tundra towing capacity is in part thanks to its engine. What’s under the hood? The new Tundra is equipped with an i-FORCE 5.7L V8 engine that’s paired with a six-speed automatic engine that generates 381 hp and 401 lb-ft of torque. This powerful engine can tow 10,200 pounds.

Test Drive a Toyota Tundra at Toyota of Louisville

Explore the Toyota Tundra towing capacity in person at Toyota of Louisville near Frankfort. See firsthand what the 2020 Toyota Tundra can truly do. Give us a call with any questions or when you’re ready to set up a test drive.

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