How Much Can a 2022 Toyota Tacoma Tow?

March 28th, 2022 by
2022 Toyota Tacoma towing a trailer


If you’re looking for a truck to head off on your next adventure from Huntsville, AL or Hazel Green, AL, the Toyota Tacoma is a great option. Whatever gear you want to haul can be done with ease with the Toyota Tacoma towing capacity reaching up to 6,800 pounds. The Toyota Tacoma tow package elevates the towing abilities and is supported by powerful engine options and impressive performance features. Explore the details of the 2022 Toyota Tacoma towing capacity with Landers McLarty Toyota, then visit us in Fayetteville for a test drive.


2022 Toyota Tacoma Towing Capacity

How much can a Toyota Tacoma tow? With the Toyota Tacoma tow package, the maximum capacity reaches 6,800 pounds. You may be curious how much a Toyota Tacoma can tow around Madison, AL without the available towing hitch receiver. You can utilize a reliable towing capacity of 3,500 pounds across every trim level without the Toyota Tacoma tow package. Whether you’re towing something light or need additional support to tackle a huge haul, the Tacoma has you covered with your small campers, boats, dirt bikes, and more. Check out a quick breakdown of the Toyota Tacoma towing capacity in its base trim level:

2022 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

Opting for the V6 engine will get you as close as possible to the maximum towing capacity. Along with the engine option, the cab style and bed size also affect the towing capacity.

2022 Toyota Tacoma Engines

Several strong engines allow drivers to thoroughly enjoy every ride through Madison, AL. Enjoy a thrilling and energetic performance to power you through your tasks, so you can keep moving with more speed and better handling. Here are the different Tacoma engine options you can choose from below:

2.7L DOHC 4-cylinder engine

  • 159 horsepower
  • 180 lb-ft of torque

3.5 L V6 Direct-Injection Atkinson Cycle engine

  • 278 horsepower
  • 265 lb-ft of torque

3.5 L V6 DOHC Direct-Injection Atkinson Cycle engine

  • 278 horsepower
  • 265 lb-ft of torque

2022 Toyota Tacoma Performance Features

A variety of advanced performance, safety, and driver-assist technologies and systems ensure that every towing job is a safe and secure one, including:

  • Standard six-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence (ECT-i)
  • Variable-assist power rack-and-pinion steering
  • Hill Start Assist Control
  • Toyota Safety Sense ™
  • Coil-spring double-wishbone front suspension
  • Sport-tuned suspension (TRD Off-Road Sport)
  • Tuned suspension with Bilstein® shocks (TRD Off-Road)
  • Electronically controlled locking rear differential (TRD Off-Road)

What Is the Toyota Tacoma Tow Package?

The Toyota Tacoma tow package has a variety of features to help you reach the 6,800-pound towing capacity. When you purchase the Toyota Taccoma tow package, you’ll receive:

  • 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

How Much Can a Toyota Tacoma Tow? Learn more at Landers McLarty Toyota!

Have the power and strength to haul large items or quantities around Madison, AL with the 2022 Toyota Tacoma. Find a new Toyota Tacoma that’s right for you at Landers McLarty Toyota with our online inventory of new Tacoma models for sale. Find great savings on other Toyota trucks with our new vehicle specials. Get started today with our financing application, or value your current trade-in vehicle to save more on your next Toyota. Contact us today to set up a test drive at our Toyota dealership near Meridianville, AL!

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