Silver 2021 Toyota Tundra

Can the Toyota Tundra Tow More than 10,000 Pounds?

2021 Toyota Tundra Engine Specs and Towing Capacity 

As you search for a new pickup truck around Novato you are likely wondering how much possible contenders can tow. Knowing the towing capacity of your next truck is key for ensuring that it is capable of taking on your jobs and projects. Find out if the Toyota Tundra from Novato Toyota can tow more than 10,000 pounds in this guide to the 2021 Toyota Tundra engine specs and towing capacity.  

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Toyota Tundra Engine and Transmission 

2021 Toyota Tundra towing trailer

Each member of the 2021 Toyota Tundra lineup is powered by a 5.7-liter aluminum i-FORCE V8 engine mated to a 6-speed Electronically Controlled automatic transmission with intelligence. The gearbox in the Tundra features sequential shift mode and uphill/downhill shift logic for optimal driving dynamics on the road.  

With this powerplant beneath the hood, the 2021 Tundra generates 381 horsepower and 401 pound-feet of torque. The 2021 Tundra is available with a standard rear-wheel drivetrain with an automatic limited-slip differential or an available 4WDemand part-time four-wheel drivetrain. The available four-wheel drivetrain adds an electronically controlled transfer case, Active Traction Control, and an automatic limited-slip differential.  

How Much Can the 2021 Toyota Tundra Tow? 

The towing capacity of the 2021 Toyota Tundra is dependent on which model option shoppers choose. The base 2021 Tundra SR 4×2 double cab can tow up to 10,200 pounds, offering the most towing power out of the Tundra lineup. The six-trim Toyota Tundra lineup offers a towing capacity range of 8,800 to 10,200 pounds.  

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Does the 2021 Toyota Tundra have the power you need to get the job done? Head out to Novato Toyota to find your next 2021 Tundra model today. Visit our Novato Toyota online inventory to find the right Tundra for the job. Contact a member of our team today with any questions.