How Much Can the Toyota Highlander Tow?

August 3rd, 2021 by
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How much can the Toyota Highlander tow? The 2021 Toyota Highlander can tow up to 5,000 pounds when properly equipped, meaning that Capitola families can bring a small boat or a trailer to their favorite outdoor camping spot. This spacious Toyota SUV offers a comfortable interior for family and friends while providing you with the features you need to stay connected to the world around you. Learn more about the 2021 Toyota Highlander towing capacity below, then read more about the Toyota Highlander configurations!

Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity

Powered by a 3.5L V6 engine, the Toyota Highlander sports an impressive amount of power and capability for your Santa Cruz drives. The Toyota Highlander towing capacity reaches up to 5,000 pounds with the optional tow package. Explore the other performance-enhancing features available on the 2021 Toyota Highlander below:

  • Available 3.5L V6 engine with 295 hp and 263 lb-ft of torque
  • Available All-Wheel Drive (AWD) with Dynamic Torque-Control
  • Available eight-speed automatic transmission

Toyota Highlander: Passenger & Cargo Space

The Toyota Highlander is classified as a mid-size SUV, meaning it has an abundance of interior cargo room for hauling equipment in Monterey or Aptos. With an optional third-row, this SUV has a versatile interior that can be rearranged to fit all of your luggage or accommodate up to eight passengers. Learn more about the Toyota Highlander passenger and cargo space below:

  • Cargo Space: The 2021 Toyota Highlander has 16 cubic feet of dedicated cargo space behind its optional third-row seats. When the seats are folded down, drivers can take advantage of up to 84.3 cubic feet. With all this space, drivers and passengers will be able to transport their luggage, equipment, and even some extra amenities on their next outdoor adventure. 
  • Passenger Volume: Stretch your legs and relax with up to 141.3 cubic feet of passenger room. Each passenger will be able to enjoy their own space while listening to their favorite tunes or podcasts on your next road trip. 

Test Drive the Toyota Highlander at Santa Cruz Toyota

Now that you know how much a Toyota Highlander can tow, visit the Capitola showroom to explore each of the Toyota Highlander color options – including the 2021 Toyota Highlander Hybrid models. When you’ve found the right build for your needs, browse our offers and incentives and contact our finance department to begin the car buying process.

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