2020 Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity

September 30th, 2020 by

2021 Toyota Highlander Towing Boat
A lot of our Haverhill customers work hard during the week and play hard on the weekends. Sometimes that means towing a boat or a couple of ATVs. Can you do that with theToyota Highlander? You might be surprised by the Toyota Highlander towing capacity as you can tow a lot with this amazing SUV. Let’s delve into the details.

What is the Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity?

The 2020 Toyota Highlander Towing capacity depends on whether or not you opt for the Hybrid version. The Hybrid versions of this SUV can tow up to 3,500 pounds, which is certainly nothing to sneeze at. But the regular gas versions can tow up to an impressive 5,000 pounds! That’s enough to tow a small boat, small camper, or a couple of ATVs.

Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity – 5,000 pounds

  • Highlander L
  • Highlander LE
  • Highlander XLE
  • Highlander Limited
  • Highlander Platinum

Toyota Highlander Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

  • Highlander Hybrid LE
  • Highlander Hybrid XLE
  • Highlander Hybrid Limited
  • Highlander Hybrid Platinum

2020 Toyota Highlander Engine Specs

The regular gas and Hybrid versions each have their own engine, which accounts for the different towing capacities. Here are the individual engine specs:

Regular Gas Engine Specs

  • Engine – 3.5-liter V6 Engine
  • Horsepower – 295 hp
  • Torque- 263 lb.-ft.

Hybrid Engine Specs

  • 2.5-liter 4cylinder gas/electric CVT Engine
  • Horsepower – 243 hp
  • Torque – 175 lb.-ft.

Towing-Related Features

It’s not just about towing capacity. We want you to be safe while you’re towing along our Lawrence roads, as well. The following features make towing both safer and easier:

  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Dynamic Torque Vectoring AWD
  • AWD Integrated Management
  • Downhill Assist Control
  • Hill Start Assist Control

To see how the vehicle’s performance capabilities have improved even further, check out the 2021 Toyota Highlander towing capacity at Rockingham Toyota.

Check Out the New Toyota Highlander at Rockingham Toyota

You’ll be glad to know that the new Toyota Highlander is for sale right now at Rockingham Toyota of Salem. We make it easy for you to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. You can even apply for financing online. Our dealership is conveniently located near Methuen, but you can also browse our entire inventory from the comfort of your own home! So,contact us today!


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