Lately, we’ve been noticing that the compact SUV has developed traits that rival those of full-size SUVs or even small pickup trucks. Towing capacity has improved, engines are getting stronger, and cargo space just keeps increasing. If you’re looking for a vehicle that can tow all kinds of toys behind it, you may now be able to opt for a more affordable compact SUV, but it’s important to do your research first.
2017 Toyota RAV4 towing capacity
The 2017 Toyota RAV4 is one of the aforementioned compact SUVs that’s able to haul some cargo. The 2017 RAV4’s strong 2.5-liter 4-cylinder DOHC engine can tow up to 1500 pounds behind it, which is enough for a small boat or trailer. Looking to tow something a little larger? You may want to check out a Toyota model like the Tacoma, 4Runner, Land Cruiser, Sequoia or Tundra..
Read more: 2017 Toyota RAV4 features and specs
Towing Capacity of Toyota Models
If you’re looking to tow something heavier than the 2017 Toyota RAV4 can safely handle, you still have some Toyota options to choose from. Just calculate how much the vehicle will need to tow, and check out our chart below to see which Toyota model will be a good fit for your needs!
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Drivers interested in learning more about the 2017 Toyota RAV4 are encouraged to contact our friendly sales staff here at Serra Toyota of Decatur. Have questions about which Toyota model will be able to fit your towing needs? Don’t hesitate to give us a call or stop into our location. Those ready to get behind the wheel of any Toyota model in our lineup can schedule a test drive online and we’ll get you in the driver’s seat right away!