2018 Toyota Rav4 Towing Capacity

The 2018 Toyota Rav4 is a compact SUV manufactured by Toyota. The Toyota Rav4 was originally introduced in 1994. The main competitors of the Toyota Rav4 include the Honda CR-V, Nissan Rogue, and Ford Escape.

 In this article, we will explore the towing capacity of the 2018 Toyota Rav4.


How much can the 2018 Toyota Rav4 tow?

The 2018 Toyota Rav4 can tow up to 3,500 pounds, when properly equipped.

This is enough to tow a small trailer or cargo. The Rav4 is not designed for towing large trailers or RVs. If you need to tow a large trailer, you should consider a different vehicle.


Towing Capacity By Engine and Drivetrain

The 2018 Toyota Rav4 comes standard with a four-cylinder engine. The Rav4 is also available in a hybrid version. The Rav4 is available with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.

2.5L 4-Cylinder Engine Towing Capacity – 3,500 lbs

2.5L 4-Cylinder Hybrid Engine Towing Capacity – 1,750 lbs


Towing Capacity By Trim Level

The towing capacity of the Toyota Rav4 will vary based on certain factors like engine, drivetrain and trim level. We’ve broken out the maximum towing capacities by trim level below:

2018 Toyota Rav4 LE Towing Capacity – 1,500 lbs

2018 Toyota Rav4 XLE Towing Capacity – 1,500 lbs

2018 Toyota Rav4 Adventure Towing Capacity – 3,500 lbs

2018 Toyota Rav4 Limited Towing Capacity – 1,500 lbs

2018 Toyota Rav4 Platinum Towing Capacity – 1,500 lbs


Toyota SUV Towing Chart


Toyota SUV Towing Capacity Chart Towing Capacity (lbs)
2018 Toyota Rav4 3,500
2018 Toyota Highlander 5,000
2018 Toyota 4Runner 5,000
2018 Toyota Sequoia 7,400


Source: https://www.toyota.com/rav4

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