How Much Can a 2023 Toyota Tacoma Tow?

May 18th, 2023 by

2023 Toyota Tacoma Towing a Trailer
Whether you need to haul heavy machinery on the worksite or you need to bring a boat to your outdoors trip, the new Toyota Tacoma has the power for either. When properly equipped, the 2023 Toyota Tacoma towing capacity maxes out at 6,800 pounds! Find out how the hauling power varies for different configurations and what’s part of the new Toyota Tacoma tow package below with Toyota of Santa Fe.

Toyota Tacoma Towing Capacity Breakdown

With the proper trailer hitch, the Toyota Tacoma towing capacity hits 6,800 pounds, but what about without the right equipment? Across all Tacoma trim levels, you will find a reliable towing capacity of 3,500 pounds. Whether you need to haul a light load or need the extra support to tackle a huge haul across Rio Rancho, this truck can handle it all from small campers to boats, dirt bikes, and more! Take a look at the towing numbers for the entry-level model here:

Tacoma SR Towing Capacity

  • 4×2 Access Cab w/ 4-Cylinder Engine 6-Speed Automatic Transmission & 6-feet Bed – 3,500 pounds
  • 4×2 Access Cab w/ V6 Engine 6-Speed Automatic Transmission & 6-feet Bed – 6,800 pounds
  • 4×2 Double Cab w/ 4-Cylinder Engine 6-Speed Automatic Transmission & 5-feet Bed – 3,500 pounds
  • 4×4 Access Cab w/ 4-Cylinder Engine 6-Speed Automatic Transmission & 6-feet Bed – 3,500 pounds
  • 4×4 Access Cab w/ V6 Engine 6-Speed Automatic Transmission & 6-feet Bed – 6,500 pounds

For the maximum power or an amount close to it, you would be opting for the V6 engine. Along with the engine option, the cab style and bed size also changes the towing capacity.

Toyota Tacoma Tow Package

The Toyota Tacoma tow package allows you to reach the 6,800-pound towing capacity and pull your cargo safely through Espanola, but what exactly is included? When you purchase the Toyota Taccoma tow package, you’ll receive the following:

  • A class IV receiver hitch with trailing wiring
  • A 4/7-pin connector that sits cleanly inside the three-piece bumper
  • Transmission cooler
  • Engine oil cooler
  • 130-amp alternator
  • Heavy-duty battery
  • Trailer-Sway Control

Find the Toyota Tacoma at Toyota of Santa Fe

The only thing left to do before taking this truck home is to come by Toyota of Santa Fe for a test drive. Get the directions to our Santa Fe lot here, and feel free to reach out with any questions in the meantime!

 

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