2022 Toyota 4Runner Towing Capacity: How Much Can A Toyota 4Runner Tow?

April 20th, 2022 by
2022 Toyota 4Runner Towing Camper


The Toyota 4Runner is one of the top high-performance SUVs that can be found on the roads of Lehi today. The 4Runner is an off-road SUV that can handle to heaviest Provo traffic and the most rugged rural terrain without slowing you down. A true adventure vehicle that can compete with the best of them, the 4Runner is also capable of heavy-duty towing and hauling tasks—and in fact, many of our customers ask us how much a Toyota 4Runner can tow.

Whether you’re buying a 2022 model or a 2021 model, the max Toyota 4Runner V6 towing capacity is 5,000 pounds. Find out how much a Toyota 4Runner can tow in all configurations with this guide brought to you by the specialists at Brent Brown Toyota! Apply for financing with our finance center to start the buying process today.

2022 Toyota 4Runner Towing Features & Engine Specs

The towing features available for the 2022 4Runner can increase this SUV’s capabilities if you’re a true adventurer. To achieve the max towing capacity, you’ll need to equip your 4Runner with:

  • 4.0L V6 Engine: With this engine under its hood, the Toyota 4Runner delivers enough power to tow up to 5,000 pounds—enough for a wide range of trailer types, small- to medium-sized motorized boats, and small campers. It produces 270 hp and 278 lb-ft of torque.
  • Integrated Towing Hitch Receiver: The Toyota 4Runner SUV’s integrated tow hitch makes it more functional than many in its segment.
  • Wiring Harness with 4- & 7-Pin Connectors: With the wiring harness and connectors, you can connect your trailer lights more easily. This will help make towing on Draper roads safer at night.

2022 Toyota 4Runner V6 Towing Capacity vs. The Competition

The Toyota 4Runner isn’t the only affordable midsize SUV with towing prowess. The 4Runner has competition, but its rivals simply don’t come close! Check out how the towing capacity of the 4Runner compares to other SUVs:

  • 2021/2022 Toyota 4Runner SR5 FWD: 5,000 pounds
  • 2021 Honda Pilot LX FWD: 3,500 pounds
  • 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4×2: 3,500 pounds
  • 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4-Door Sport: 3,500 pounds

Test Drive The 2022 Toyota 4Runner For Sale at Brent Brown Toyota

If you’re impressed with what the 4Runner can offer you, visit our Orem dealership and experience it for yourself with a test drive. Calculate your monthly auto payments to find a new 4Runner in our inventory that fits your budget today!


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