9 Best Trucks for Towing in 2017

2017 Toyota Tacoma
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No. 9: 2017 Toyota Tacoma

Towing Capacity: 6,800 Lbs. (Details Below)

While not the best-in-class, the compact 2017 Toyota Tacoma can tow a respectable 6,800 pounds when equipped with the 278-horsepower 3.5-liter available V6 engine. It has a torque rating of 265 pound-feet. You should have no problem pulling an average-sized camper or a boat with a trailer.

You can get the V6 engine as an upgrade in base SR and SR5 models. All upper TRD trims come standard with the V6. In order to tow the maximum specified weight, you have to opt for the tow prep package. What’s more, the Tacoma boasts outstanding off-road capabilities and has a class-topping payload capacity of 1,620 pounds.

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