The towing capacity limit of a 2015 Toyota 4Runner is 4,700 pounds. This towing capacity limit applies to the 2015 4RunnerSR5, the 2015 4RunnerTrail and the 2015 4RunnerLimited.
An SUV towing capacity chart displays several makes and models of SUVs and their maximum towing capabilities. These charts let users quickly and easily compare towing capacity between several different models.
To read a truck towing capacity chart, learn the terms and abbreviations used in the chart, such as max towing and GCVW. Max towing is the maximum trailer weight a vehicle can tow, while GCVW stands for gross combined vehicle weight, the maximum total weight for that vehicle.
A towing capacity chart can usually be found on the website of the trailer manufacturer. For example, if you are renting a U-Haul trailer, you may find a towing capacity chart on the U-Haul costumer service website. Or, if you own a Ford trailer, you can probably determine the trailer's capacity by
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 for a Subaru varies based on model type and year. The Outback has the highest towing capacity for a 2015 Subaru SUV, featuring 2,700 and 3,000 pound towing ratings for its V4 and V6 engine types.
As of 2015, the towing capacity of a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is rated up to 12,000 pounds, depending on the model and configuration of the truck. The average Chevy Silverado 1500 is designed to have a towing capacity of at least 7,600 pounds for the V-6 engine model.
The maximum towing capacity of the 2007 through 2009 Ford Explorer is 3,500 pounds. Models from 2010 and later have a towing capacity of around 5,000 pounds when adequately equipped.
The 2003 Chevrolet S10 maximum legal load capacity is slightly under 1184 pounds. Chevrolet S10 specifications for the 2003 model state that this model can tow roughly 1600 pounds if the trailer has attached brakes.
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.