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Guide to Toyota Trucks’ Towing in Manassas, VA


2024's Guide to Toyota Truck Towing Capacities

When you find yourself in need of towing a dirt bike or a boat, you must have a vehicle that can properly and safely handle the load. Two of the most popular Toyota vehicles for towing are the 2024 Tacoma and the 2024 Tundra. For information on these Toyota vehicles' towing capabilities, check out our comprehensive guide.

What Is Your Vehicle’s Towing Capacity

Knowing your vehicle’s towing capacity is as important as knowing how to properly equip it. A few of the important terms you’ll need to know are:

  • GVWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating): This is the maximum loaded weight of your vehicle that the manufacturer has determined to be safe.
  • GCWR (Gross Combined Weight): This is the total weight that a vehicle can handle safely.
  • Tongue Weight: This is the downward force that can be exerted onto the back of a load or vehicle that is being towed.

Whatever your vehicle’s towing capacity, it’s important to drive safely when towing anything on the roads. Towing boats, trailers, or other vehicles takes time to get used to, so always take caution.

Toyota Trucks Towing Capacity

2024 Toyota Tundra

The largest of the Toyota trucks, the 2024 Tundra is equipped with a hefty i-FORCE MAX 3.4-liter turbo V6 engine or the optional i-FORCE 3.4-liter turbo V6 engine. Available in three trim levels, each one of them has mighty towing capabilities.

  • 2024 Toyota Tundra Limited: Max towing capacity of 11,120 pounds with a maximum payload of 1,740 pounds.
  • 2024 Toyota Tundra 1794: Max towing capacity of 10,890 pounds with a maximum payload of 1,575 pounds.
  • 2024 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro: Max towing capacity of 11,175 pounds with a maximum payload of 1,600 pounds.

2024 Toyota Tacoma

The 2024 Tacoma is the other Toyota truck option and is the smaller of the two. Despite its size, the Tacoma is available with either a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine, while the hybrid offers a 2.4-liter 4-cylinder. The towing capabilities are:

  • 2024 Toyota Tacoma SR5: Max towing capacity of 6,500 pounds with a maximum payload of 1,230 pounds.
  • 2024 Toyota Tacoma TRD Off-Road: Max towing capacity of 6,300 pounds with a maximum payload of 1,610 pounds.
  • 2024 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro: Max towing capacity of 6,000 pounds with a maximum towing capacity of 1,680 pounds.

Finding Your Ideal Toyota Truck in Ardmore

Whether the beastly 2024 Tundra best suits your towing needs or the 2024 Tacoma, you’ll be sure to find one at Miller Toyota. Our lot is full of trucks that will be able to tow whatever you need, so let us help you find one. See you soon.