2022 Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity

June 24th, 2022 by

2022 Toyota Highlander Towing a Boat

Who says choosing a midsize SUV has to be cause for a decrease in towing capacity? Not us at Toyota of Downtown LA! In fact, though trucks like the Toyota Tacoma and Toyota Tundra almost always tow more than their SUV counterparts, the Toyota Highlander offers quite an impressive (not to mention capable) 5,000-pound maximum towing capacity; that’s just 1,500 pounds less than the Tacoma towing capacity, for reference. Read on for details or call 213-986-2011 now to learn more.



2022 Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity & Engine Specifications

The 3.5-liter V6 engine you’ll find in the 2022 Toyota Highlander is a variation of one of Toyota’s most popular six-cylinder Toyota engine that’s been beloved by those who know it well for years.

Offering more than enough power to make passing and merging on Mission Hills and Cerritos highways a snap, the Highlander will never leave you in the lurch. Of course, this engine’s impressive specs (listed below) also go a long way toward enabling the impressive Highlander towing capacity:

  • Engine: 3.5L V6
  • Horsepower: 295 hp
  • Torque: 263 lb-ft
  • Towing Capacity: 5,000 pounds
  • Payload Capacity: 1,685 pounds
  • Fuel Economy: 21 mpg city/29 mpg highway

2022 Toyota Highlander Towing & Safety Features

The Toyota Highlander towing capacity is one thing. Its towing-enhancing safety features comprise another entirely. The Toyota Highlander tow package, for instance, adds much to love and helps enable the maximum towing capacity. Here are some noteworthy towing & safety features for the 2022 Highlander:

  • Lane Departure Alert with Steering Assist
  • Road Sign Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Dynamic torque-vectoring all-wheel-drive
  • Trailer-Sway Control
  • And more!

Check Out the 2022 Toyota Highlander Today at Toyota of Downtown LA

Does the Toyota Highlander, equipped with the tow package, offer the kind of muscle you require for your West Hollywood-area towing needs? Find out by experiencing the raw power of the Highlander for yourself at the helm in Los Angeles. Schedule a test drive now by calling 213-986-2011. Considering a used or CPO Highlander? You’ll be glad to know that the 2021 Highlander towing capacity is the same as the 2022 model. That said, feel free to browse our new Highlander and used Highlander inventories to find your perfect match!


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