Toyota Tundra Towing Capacity

September 8th, 2020 by
2019 Toyota Tundra Towing Boat

What is the towing capacity of a Toyota Tundra? The new 2021 Toyota Tundra is here at Performance Toyota and it is packed with impressive performance features. There are quite a few aspects that contribute to the 2021 Toyota Tundra towing capacity. Whether you opt for the base engine option or the top-performing Tundra equipped with the Toyota Tundra tow package, you’ll be able to load up your truck and haul everything you need to your Sinking Spring area job site. Learn more about the 2021 Toyota Tundra towing capacity, Toyota Tundra tow package and more with the skilled team at Performance Toyota.

What is the Towing Capacity of a Toyota Tundra?

What is the towing capacity of a Toyota Tundra? The Toyota Tundra towing capacity is actually quite impressive, with the ability to tow up to 10,200 pounds around Reading. Whether you opt for the Toyota Tundra tow package or not, this model offers plenty of innovative performance features to ensure you feel the power on your Wyomissing drives. Even the base model is a force to be reckoned with. Check out the standard Tundra performance specs:

  • Standard Engine: 5.7-Liter Aluminum i-FORCE V8 with DOHC 32-Valve cylinder heads with Acoustic Control Induction System (ACIS), Dual Independent Variable Valve Timing with intelligence (VVT-i) and 4-2-1 tubular stainless steel exhaust manifold.
  • Standard Engine Output: 381 hp @ 5600 rpm and 401 lb-ft @ 3600 rpm.
  • Transmission: 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i), sequential shift mode and uphill/downhill shift logic (5.7L V8 models add TOW/HAUL Mode).
  • Towing Performance Features: Available Integrated Trailer Brake Controller (ITBC) and standard Trailer-Sway Control (TSC).

The 2021 Toyota Tundra can handle a maximum payload of 1,730 pounds. If you’re looking for more convenience to match the power, the Tundra offers Toyota Tundra tow mirrors, heated power outside tow mirrors with integrated blind-spot monitors, turn signal indicators, and manual-extended and folding features for added security and convenience on your Lancaster routes.

The Toyota Tundra Tow Package

In order to get the most out of your new Toyota Tundra’s performance, you can add the Toyota Tundra tow package which includes:

  • Towing hitch receiver
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller (ITBC)
  • Supplemental engine oil cooler
  • Supplemental transmission cooler
  • 4.300 rear axle ratio
  • TOW/HAUL Mode switch
  • Heavy-duty battery
  • 170-amp alternator and 4-/7-pin connector

The 2021 Toyota Tundra at Performance Toyota!

If you’re looking for a powerful pickup, the Toyota Tundra certainly delivers. Be sure to check out Performance Toyota’s Tundra vs. Tacoma comparison to see which pickup is right for you. Still have questions? Contact us today to get in touch with one of our skilled Toyota specialists.


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