Gray 2019 Toyota Tacoma on a Desert Trail Towing a Trailer with ATV

What Are the Toyota Tacoma Towing and Payload Capacities?

How Much Can the 2019 Toyota Tacoma Tow?

Power is the name of the game when you upgrade to the 2019 Toyota Tacoma at Downeast Toyota. Bangor-area car shoppers who are in need of impressive towing power and efficient fuel-economy ratings will find that the Toyota Tacoma midsize pickup truck fits the bill and may want to know – how much can the 2019 Toyota Tacoma tow? Find out at Downeast Toyota!


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Toyota Tacoma Towing and Payload Specs

Toyota Tacoma entries are powered by a pair of potent and fuel-efficient engine options. Entry-level 2019 Toyota Tacoma models play host to a 159-horsepower 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine that makes 180 pound-feet of torque. With this powertrain under the hood, the Toyota Tacoma will tow up to 3,500 pounds of cargo with a maximum tongue weight of 350 pounds. When you need to haul cargo in the bed, the four-cylinder Toyota Tacoma will haul up to 1,620 pounds of cargo.

To amp up towing and payload numbers the Toyota Tacoma can be equipped with a 278-horsepower 3.5-liter V-6 engine with Toyota D-4S direct and port fuel injection that will manufacture 265 pound-feet of torque. When equipped for towing duties, the 3.5-liter Toyota Tacoma will tow 6,800 pounds with a maximum tongue weight of 680 pounds. With a maximum payload of 1,540 pounds, the Toyota Tacoma is tailor-made for large projects.

Gray 2019 Toyota Tacoma in the Desert with ATVs and People
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Toyota Tacoma Towing Features

A high-strength steel frame ensures that the 2019 Toyota Tacoma possesses the power and toughness to handle towing duties. With the addition of the Tow Prep Package, the Toyota Tacoma will add a Class-IV Tow Hitch Receiver, an ATF transmission cooler, an engine oil cooler, a power steering cooler, a heavy-duty 130-amp alternator and a 4- and 7-pin connector with a converter. 3.5-liter Toyota Tacoma entries that are equipped for towing will add Trailer Sway Control, which automatically applies the brakes and manages engine torque to help maintain control over your trailer in adverse conditions.


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Do you need a capable, affordable and efficient midsize pickup truck? The Toyota Tacoma will fit the bill and many car shoppers at Downeast Toyota want to know – how much can the 2019 Toyota Tacoma tow? Visit the Downeast Toyota inventory today to get behind the wheel of the hard-working, fun-to-drive Toyota Tacoma!