The 2016 Toyota Tacoma might be the smaller of the two trucks that Toyota offers, but that doesn’t mean that it is lacking on power! The 2016 Tacoma is highly capable, and is a great choice if you’re looking to tackle some towing and hauling jobs. But how much can the 2016 Toyota Tacoma tow?
What is the towing capacity of the 2016 Toyota Tacoma?
The 2016 Toyota Tacoma comes standard with a maximum tow rating of 3,500 lbs — which is more than enough to pull some Jetskis, small trailers, or even a boat. However, we also know that some of you out there desire a bit more towing power, and thankfully the 2016 Toyota Tacoma has you covered. The Toyota Tacoma can also be equipped with a Tow Package that lets you tow up to 6,800 lbs. The Toyota Tacoma also has a maximum payload rating of 1,620 lbs.
Available Engines in the 2016 Toyota Tacoma
There are two available engines in the 2016 Toyota Tacoma. The first is the base 2.7L I-4 — which offers the previous mentioned 3,500 lbs of towing power. Also available is a 3.5L V6 engine for the Toyota Tacoma that also has a standard tow rating of 3,500 lbs, but this one has the available Tow Package that lets you increase your trailering weight to 6,800 when properly equipped. The V6 in the Tacoma isn’t just popular with those who want more towing power, but is also picked up frequently for those using the Tacoma as an off-roading vehicle.
Test drive the 2016 Toyota Tacoma in Knoxville TN
Curious about whether or not the 2016 Toyota Tacoma is the right truck for you? If you’re looking for a 2016 Toyota Tacoma in Knoxville TN, then we suggest stopping by Fox Toyota to test drive the new Tacoma, or any other Toyota vehicle!