Toyota RAV4 Towing Capacity

Toyota RAV4 Trailer Ball

Camping, boating, and more are possible with the 2022 Toyota RAV4 by your side. You can easily bring all your gear along with you on every Orleans, Eastham, and Harwich, MA, adventure thanks to the Toyota RAV4 towing capacity.

The team at Ira Toyota of Orleans will walk you through the towing abilities of the various configurations of this SUV so you can tow with confidence!


Towing Abilities of the 2022 RAV4

The Toyota RAV4 can offer a range of towing abilities depending on the trim and configuration you choose. The base trim—the LE—will be able to tow up to 1,500 pounds of cargo. This can easily carry a couple ATVs when you’re heading out for an off-road adventure!

The available Hybrid Toyota RAV4 boosts that towing capacity up to 1,750 pounds. This will be perfect to haul a small fishing boat to the lake for a weekend of fun.

If you’re looking for the highest towing capacity the 2022 RAV4 has to offer, you’ll want to look toward the Adventure or the TRD Off-Road trim. Both trims come well-equipped to offer up to 3,500 pounds of towing capacity with ease. If you’ve got a teardrop camper you’re planning to use, this SUV will be up for the job!


Powerful Towing

You may be wondering how the RAV4 is able to offer such impressive towing abilities. It all starts with the powertrain! The RAV4 has two engines available that offer exhilarating levels of power on every drive.

The standard 2.5L Dynamic Force 4-cylinder engine provides 203 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain also includes three drive modes to customize your drive, including SPORT, Eco, and NORMAL.

2022 Toyota RAV4 on a dirt trail

On the other hand, you’ll find the available hybrid powertrain. Comprised of a 2.5L Dynamic Force 4-cylinder engine and an electric motor, this powertrain can crank out 219 net horsepower. Plus, it will include a few additional drive modes, such as:

  • SPORT
  • Eco
  • NORMAL
  • EV
  • TRAIL

The RAV4 comes standard with an 8-speed Electronically Controlled automatic Transmission with intelligence, though there’s also an available ECVT (Electronically controlled Continuously Variable Transmission with sequential shift mode available for a smoother ride.


Trailer Tech and Features

To ensure you have the best possible towing experience, the 2022 RAV4 includes a range of features and technologies to help with the job ahead. The RAV4 comes standard with a few pieces of towing prep equipment, such as a 100-amp alternator and automatic transmission fluid cooler. These features will ensure your vehicle can handle the strain of towing heavy loads.

The tow hitch receiver and wiring harness is available with all Toyota RAV4 models and will be essential to hook up your model. Plus, the standard Trailer-Sway Control feature will help keep your cargo steady while on the road!


Learn More About the Towing Capacity of the RAV4

Want to experience the power of the 2022 Toyota RAV4 for yourself? Come visit Ira Toyota of Orleans for a test drive today! And if you want to learn more about the Toyota RAV4 towing capacity, simply talk to one of our team members. You’ll be hauling your gear around Orleans, Eastham, or Harwich, Massachusetts, in no time!