The towing capacity of a 2014 Toyota Tacoma is 3,500 pounds for a four-cylinder/V6 model. A Toyota Tacoma PreRunner 4X4 V6 with the V6 Towing Package has a towing capacity of 6,500 pounds.
The towing capacity of a 2015 Toyota RAV4 is 1,500 pounds. Towing limits are more specifically determined by weight and distribution. A professionally-installed tow hitch is required to use the RAV4 for towing.
The average towing capacity for an SUV largely depends on its engine type; for example, SUVs with V6 engines can tow about 3,500 pounds of cargo, according to Autos.com. SUVs with V8 engines haul from 5,000 to 6,500 pounds of cargo, and some can haul even heavier loads.
The towing capacity of most 2015 Chevy trucks ranges from 6,000 to 9,000 pounds. The capacity differs depending on the model and configuration of the truck.
The Titan, the Armada and the full-size NV passenger van have the highest towing capacities among 2015 Nissan vehicles. The 2015 Titan can tow up to 9,500 pounds when properly equipped, which is slightly lower than other trucks in the full-size pickup category.
As of 2015, the towing capacity of Dodge Trucks ranges from 3,500 pounds for the Nitro to 18,500 pounds for the Ram 3500. Dodge has eight vehicles in their current truck lineup.
Consumers regard Dodge Ram trucks as having very good towing performance that compares well to or exceeds that of competitors from Ford or General Motors. For example, the 2015 Ram 3500 can tow up to 30,000 pounds when properly equipped, the highest capacity in its class.
The tow ratings for the 2013 Chevy Silverado-Sierra 1500 series are 9,100 pounds for the two-wheel drive regular cab standard box with a 5.3-liter V-8 engine and 8,900 pounds for the four-wheel drive regular cab standard bed with the same type of engine. Both vehicles are equipped with a 3.42:1 axle
The towing capacity of the Ford F150 varies by model, but the 2015 model ranges from 5,100 to 12,200 lbs. There are differences between how much an automatic and a manual transmission can haul as well as between 4x2 and 4x4 models.
The 2012 Dodge Ram 3500 delivers a towing capacity of 22,750 pounds, followed by the 2012 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD. With the optional diesel motor, the 3/4-ton pickup can tow up to 17,800 pounds.