What’s the 2020 Toyota Tundra Towing Capacity?

September 4th, 2019 by

2020 Toyota Tundra hauling ATV
 

What is the towing capacity of a Toyota Tundra? It depends on the trim and equipment. The 2020 Toyota Tundra towing capacity is 8,800 to 10,200 pounds. It also has a payload capacity of 1,520 to 1,730 pounds. Additionally, it’s available with a variety of features like a tow package and special side mirrors to help you tow safely and efficiently. Read on to learn more about the new Tundra’s capabilities! 

Toyota Tundra Tow Package & Features 

The Toyota Tundra offers the features you need to tow confidently through Petoskey and Indian River. Outboard-mounted shocks and a powerful TripleTech™ frame with an integrated trailer hitch receiver give the Tundra the muscle it needs. Twelve high-strength bolts driven into the frame secure the trailer hitch for added support and peace of mind. 

You can also keep a close eye on performance as you tow, thanks to a combination meter with a voltmeter coolant temperature, fuel, and engine oil pressure gauges. Other features include the following: 

2020 Toyota Tundra towing a trailer
  • TOW/HAUL Mode and 4-/7-Pin Connector: With the 4-/7-pin connector, you can tow larger items more easily, because the system automatically holds lower gears for longer, increases throttle response, and more. 
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller/Trailer-Sway Control: These systems let you control the amount of trailer braking and can 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 

What about the engines that make it all possible? The Toyota Tundra is available to Onaway shoppers with a powerful engine under the hood. Here’s a closer look at the engine specs:

  • i-FORCE 5.7L V8 Engine: This engine is also paired with a 6-speed automatic, and generates 381 hp and 401 lb-ft of torque. It comes with a Tow Package, which includes an additional engine and transmission oil coolers. This is the engine you need to tow 10,200 pounds—or about three Toyota Priuses. 
2020 Toyota Tundra exterior in blue

Explore the Tundra Pickup Trucks at Fernelius Toyota in Cheboygan! 

Want to learn more about the Toyota Tundra towing capacity? Compare the Toyota Tundra vs. Toyota Tacoma, then schedule a test drive at Fernelius Toyota near Gaylord and Harbor Springs! Whether you’re shopping for a Tundra TRD Pro a or Tundra 4WD, we can help you find it. Don’t forget to browse our new vehicle specials so you can save on your new Toyota Tundra.

 

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