The combined weight of the automobile (Curb Weight), plus liquids, passengers, cargo, and, when towing an RV, the RV’s tongue weight. Note: When towing an RV, the entire weight of the trailer is not considered to be part of the automobile’s Gross Vehicle Weight, but the tongue weight is part of the automobile’s Gross Vehicle Weight.
The towing capacity wars are to American pickups what the horsepower wars are to muscle cars. Each year, manufacturers jockey for the right to say their truck is the best truck when it comes towing capacity and general ruggedness.
Each digital guide is packed with setup tips, additional equipment, and a full list of the model year’s towing enabled vehicles. These guides will assist you in vehicle towing for your camper, RV, travel trailer, 5th Wheel, and more.
Towing capacity has skyrocketed from 31,200 pounds to an incredible 32,500, thanks to its optional 6.7 liter turbodiesel V8, which puts out 440 horsepower and 925 pound-feet of torque.
Towing capacity, sometimes called maximum towing capacity, is the maximum allowable weight that a vehicle can tow. Towing capacity is specified by the vehicle manufacturer and can usually be found in the owner’s manual.
Find tow capacity ratings by vehicle year and make using our easy tow ratings search. Search by your tow vehicle year, make, and model.
It should be noted that you should not hook on a trailer that matches the towing capacity exactly – you need a bit of buffer for when the the vehicle is under extra stress. With that in mind, check out our list of top towing SUVs.
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I am looking to get a different truck with up to 20,000# capacity to tow a LQ trailer and have some extra capacity as I live in the mountains. My manual indicates a manual transmission quad cab 4x4 truck in the same trim would have 20,000# capacity.