SUVs are all about versatile driving, and the Toyota RAV4 is a perfect example of that. Families, adventurers, and solo commuters alike, can find just what they need in this SUV, whether it's ample space, off-roading capability, or a respectable towing capacity. But how much can the RAV4 really tow?

In this 2021 Toyota RAV4 towing capacity guide, Fred Beans Toyota of Flemington will show you just how capable this lively SUV is. Will you soon be towing near Flemington, Montgomery, and Clinton, New Jersey? Let's find out.

2021 Toyota RAV4 Inventory

2021 RAV4 Towing Capability

To ensure drivers have the power, strength, and capability they need on the roads, the Toyota RAV4 makes available a 2-engine lineup.

Standardly, this model is outfitted with a 2.5L Dynamic Force 4-cylinder engine. It's capable of producing an impressive 203 horsepower and 184 lb-ft of torque, giving it just the strength you need to tow and haul. In fact, with this configuration you can tow up to 1,500 pounds with a max payload of 1,240 pounds, whether you choose front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive.

If you're looking for a combination of efficiency and strength, the available 2.5L 4-cylinder hybrid engine is the one for you. This is outfitted on all Hybrid trim levels and comes with Electronic On-Demand AWD. This perfect pairing presents a max towing capacity of up to 1,750 pounds while giving you the fuel-sipping performance you crave.


Max Towing Capacity

2.5L 4-cylinder gas engine

Up to 1,500 lbs.

2.5L 4-cylinder hybrid engine

Up to 1,750 lbs.

Toyota RAV4 Cargo Space

Along with the capability to tow, the 2021 RAV4 also boasts an accommodating and configurable cargo space to pack along even more while traveling.

When the seats are upright, you'll be able to fit up to five people inside in its 136.4 cubic feet of interior volume. This includes 37.6 cubic feet of open cargo room behind the back row. This is great for backpacks, groceries, luggage, and more.

When you need more room, easily fold down the second-row seating to open the cargo space even more. This will give you a whopping 69.8 cubic feet behind the first row! Utilize this the next time you need to transport large items like adventure gear, furniture, or home-improvement supplies.

Plus, with an array of available cargo features and accessories, you can keep your items secure and organized. This includes:

  • Cargo net
  • Height-adjustable deck board
  • All-weather mats
  • AC power outlet
  • Area lighting

See Just How Capable the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Is!

Now that you know about the 2021 Toyota RAV4 towing capacity, it's time to experience the power that makes it happen firsthand. When you schedule a test drive with Fred Beans Toyota of Flemington, you can get behind the wheel for yourself as one of our sales associates tells you more about this model's capability.

To make your appointment, drivers near Flemington, Montgomery, and Clinton, NJ, can use our online scheduling tool. Or, stop by our Toyota dealership the next time you're in town! We hope to work with you soon.

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