The Toyota Land Cruiser is a series of four-wheel drive vehicles produced by the Japanese car manufacturer Toyota. The Land Cruiser series is the longest running series in Toyota history, starting in 1951 with the BJ Jeep and ending in present day with the J200. The Toyota Land Cruiser competes with other SUVs like the Range Rover, Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon, and the GMC Yukon.
In this article, we will explore the towing capacity on the 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser.
How much can the 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser tow?
The 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser can tow up to 8,100 pounds when properly equipped.
In order to achieve this maximum towing capacity, your vehicle will need to be equipped with the tow package. This includes an integrated towing hitch receiver and wiring harness with 4-/7-pin connectors.
Towing Capacity By Engine and Drivetrain
The 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser comes standard with one engine option – a 5.7L V8. This engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The Land Cruiser comes standard with Four Wheel Drive (4×4).
The towing capacity of the Highlander will vary based on certain factors like engine, drivetrain and trim level. We’ve broken out the maximum towing capacities by engine below:
5.7L V8 Engine Towing Capacity – 8,100 lbs
2018 Toyota SUV Towing Chart
|Toyota SUV Model
|Towing Capacity (lbs)
|2018 Toyota Rav4
|2018 Toyota Highlander
|2018 Toyota 4Runner
|2018 Toyota Sequoia
|2018 Toyota Land Cruiser