2021 Toyota Tacoma Towing Capacity

February 17th, 2021 by

2021 Toyota Tacoma towing a trailer

If you’re shopping for a capable midsize truck, you’ll want to learn about the 2021 Toyota Tacoma towing capacity. When properly equipped, this rugged pickup can tow from 3,500 pounds to 6,800 pounds. That’s enough to haul all of the equipment and supplies you need on your Normal-area jobsite, as well as pull a boat or trailer on your next weekend getaway. Learn more about the Toyota Tacoma tow package and capabilities in this guide form Sam Leman Toyota Bloomington.

2021 Tacoma Engine Options

2021 Toyota Tacoma on Sand

From the minimum 3,500-pound towing capacity to the maximum Toyota Tacoma V6 towing capacity of 6,800 pounds, you’ll find that across the lineup this truck offers many versatile options. Check out the available Tacoma engines to see which will best suit your Morton-area driving needs.

2.7L DOHC 16-Valve 4-Cylinder with VVT-i

  • Horsepower: 159 hp 
  • Torque: 180 lb-ft

3.5-Liter V6 Direct-Injection Atkinson Cycle Engine 

  • Horsepower: 278 hp
  • Torque: 265 lb.-ft.

2021 Toyota Tacoma Tow Package

The Toyota Tacoma tow package helps you to get the most out of your Springfield area towing experience. With its variety of innovative features, the Toyota Tacoma tow package adds convenience, utility, and safety. Take a look at all of the features that are designed to enhance the Toyota Tacoma V6 towing capacity:

  • Trailer-Sway Control (TSC)
  • Towing hitch receiver
  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller (ITBC)
  • Supplemental engine oil cooler
  • Supplemental transmission cooler
  • TOW/HAUL Mode switch
  • Heavy-duty battery
  • Alternator and connector

Additional Toyota Tacoma Performance Features

Along with the strong Toyota Tacoma V6 towing capacity, this pickup truck is offered with either rear-wheel drive with automatic limited-slip differential or 4WDemand part-time 4WD with electronically controlled transfer case and automatic limited-slip differential. Other important Tacoma performance features include:

  • Variable-assist power rack-and-pinion steering
  • Power-assisted ventilated front disc brakes
  • Rear drum brakes with tandem booster and Star Safety System

Test Drive 2021 Toyota Tacoma at Sam Leman Toyota Bloomington!

Compare the Tacoma SR5 vs. TRD trims, and see how the Tacoma matches up against the fullsize Toyota Tundra. If you’d like to learn more about the Toyota Tacoma tow package or are ready to schedule a test drive, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to putting you behind the wheel of an exciting new Toyota pickup truck today!


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