Tow Ratings 2014

MakeEngineDriveTow Capacity
Acura
   
MDX3.5L V6AWD5,000 lbs
Audi
   
Q52.0L 4 cylinderAWD4,400 lbs
Q73.0L V6AWD6,600 lbs w/tow pkg
Buick
   
Enclave3.6L V6AWD/FWD2,000-4,500 lbs
BMW
   
X32.0L I-4AWD3,000 lbs
X53.0L I-6AWD6,000 lbs
X63.0L I-6AWD6,000 lbs
Cadillac
   
Escalade6.2L V8RWD8,300 lbs
 6.2L V8AWD8,100 lbs
Escalade ESV6.2L V8RWD8,000 lbs
 6.2L V8AWD7,700 lbs
SRX3.6L V6AWD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Chevrolet
   
Avalanche5.3L V8RWD/4WD8,100 lbs
Equinox3.6L V6FWD/AWD3,500 lbs
Express (van)4.8L V8RWD6,700-9,700 lbs
 5.3L V8AWD6,000 lbs
 5.3L V8RWD6,200 lbs
Silverado 15004.3L V6RWD6,300-6,400 lbs
 5.3L V8RWD9,300-10,200 lbs
Silverado 2500HD6.0L V8RWD10,200-13,000 lbs
 6.6L V8RWD13,000 lbs
Silverado 3500HD6.0L V8RWD13,000-14,100 lbs
 6.0L V84WD13,000-18,000 lbs**
 6.6L V84WD13,000 lbs
Suburban 15005.3L V8RWD8,100 lbs
  4WD8,000 lbs
Tahoe5.3L V84WD8,200 lbs
  RWD8,500 lbs
Traverse3.6L V6AWD/FWD5,200 lbs
Chrysler
   
Town & Country3.6L V6FWD3,600 lbs w/tow pkg
Dodge
   
Durango3.6L V6RWD6,200 lbs
 5.7L V8RWD7,400 lbs
Grand Caravan3.6L V6FWD3,600 lbs
Journey3.6L V6FWD2,500 lbs
Ford
   
Edge3.5L V6FWD/AWD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Escape2.0L I-4
(EcoBoost)
FWD/4WD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Expedition5.4L V8RWD9,200 lbs w/tow pkg
Explorer3.5L V6FWD/4WD5,000 lbs w/tow pkg
Flex3.5L V6FWD/AWD4,500 lbs w/tow pkg
F1503.5L V6RWD8,000-11,300 lbs
 3.7L V6RWD5,500-6,700 lbs
 5.0L V8RWD8,000-10,000 lbs
 6.2L V8RWD9,700-11,300 lbs
F250 (regular cab)6.2L V8RWD (SRW*)12,500 lbs
F350 (regular cab)6.7L V8RWD (DRW**)15,000 lbs
F450 (crew cab)6.7L V84WD (DRW**)18,500 lbs
GMC
   
Acadia3.6L V6FWD/AWD5,200 lbs
Savana6.2L V8RWD6,000-10,000 lbs
Sierra 15004.3L V6RWD6,400 lbs
 4.8L V6RWD7,300 lbs
Sierra 1500 Denali6.2L V8AWD13,000 lbs
Sierra 2500HD6.6L V8RWD13,000 lbs
Sierra 3500HD6.0L V8RWD13,000 lbs
Terrain3.0L V6FWD3,500 lbs
Yukon5.3L V8RWD8,500 lbs
Yukon XL 1/2-ton5.3L V8RWD8,100 lbs
Honda
   
Odyssey3.5L V6FWD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Pilot3.5L V64WD4,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Ridgeline3.5L V64WD5,000 lbs w/tow pkg
Hyundai
   
Santa Fe Sport2.4L 4-cylinderFWD3,500 lbs
Santa Fe3.3L V6FWD5,000 lbs
Infiniti
   
QX603.5L V6FWD5,000 lbs w/tow pkg
QX705.0L V8AWD3,500 lbs
QX805.6L V8RWD/AWD8,500 lbs
Jeep
   
Compass2.4L I-4FWD2,000 lbs w/tow pkg
Grand Cherokee5.7L V84WD7,400 lbs
 3.0L Diesel4WD7,300 lbs w/tow pkg
Patriot2.4L4WD2,000 lbs
Wrangler3.6L V64WD2,000 lbs
Kia
   
Sorento LX3.5L V6AWD3,500 lbs
Sportage2.4L I-4FWD2,000 lbs
Land Rover
   
Evoque2.0L I-4AWD3,500 lbs
LR22.0L I-4AWD3,500 lbs
LR43.0L V64WD7,716 lbs
Range Rover Sport5.0L V84WD7,716 lbs
Lexus
   
RX 3503.5L V6AWD/FWD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
GX 4604.6L V84WD6,500 lbs
LX 5705.7L V84WD7,000 lbs
Lincoln
   
MKX3.7L V6FWD/AWD3,500 lbs
MKT3.5L V6AWD4,500 lbs w/tow pkg
 3.7L V6FWD4,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Navigator5.4L V84WD8,700 lbs
Mazda
   
CX93.7L V6AWD/FWD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Mercedes Benz
   
GL3503.0L V6AWD7,500 lbs
G5505.5L V8AWD7,500 lbs
ML3503.5L V6AWD6,600 lbs
Mitsubishi
   
Outlander3.0L V6AWD3,500 lbs
Nissan
   
Armada5.6L V82WD8,200 lbs w/tow pkg
Frontier4.0L V6RWD6,300 lbs
Murano3.5L V6AWD/FWD3,500 lbs
Pathfinder3.5L V6FWD/4WD5,000 lbs
Quest3.5L V6FWD3,500 lbs
Titan King Cab5.6L V8RWD7,400-9,500 lbs
Xterra4.0L V6RWD5,000 lbs
Porsche
   

Cayenne

4.8L V8AWD7,716 lbs
Ram Trucks
   
15003.6L V6RWD4,200-9,250 lbs
 5.7L V8RWD6,550-10,450 lbs
25005.7L V8RWD11,070-13,860 lbs
35006.7L DieselRWD15,620-30,000 lbs
Subaru
   
Forester2.5L 4-cylinderAWD1,500 lbs
Outback2.5L 4-cylinderAWD2,700 lbs
Tribeca3.6L 6-cylinderAWD3,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Toyota
   
4Runner4.0L V6RWD4,700 lbs
FJ Cruiser4.0L V64WD4,700 lbs
Highlander3.5L V6FWD5,000 lbs
Land Cruiser5.7L V84WD8,500 lbs
Sequoia5.7L V8RWD7,400 lbs
Sienna3.5L V6FWD3,500 lbs
Tacoma2.7L 4-cylinderRWD3,500 lbs
Tacoma Access4.0L V64WD6,500 lbs w/tow pkg
Tundra4.6L V8RWD10,400 lbs w/tow pkg
Volkswagen
   
Tiguan2.0L I-4FWD2,200 lbs
Touareg3.6L V6AWD7,716 lbs w/tow pkg
Volvo
   
XC 603.2L I-6AWD4,400 lbs
XC 703.0L I-6AWD4,400 lbs
XC 903.2L I-6FWD/AWD4,950 lbs
* Denotes Single Rear Wheel Drive      
** Denotes Dual Rear Wheel Drive  

NOTE: Capacities were checked for accuracy before publication, but readers should verify all info themselves, as they are subject to change.

 

 Recommended Articles
Gray rule

Thumbnail illustration of tow vehicleKnow Your Tow Vehicle

Got enough power to pull the boat? A little bit of math will show if you can do this safely


Thumbnail photo of a 2014 Chevy SilveradoIn The Tow

What's new in 2014 pickups/SUVs and what to expect in 2015 and beyond


Thumbnail photo of a Ram truckNew Tow Vehicles

See what each vehicle maker is offering in their new 2014 models

 


Trailering Magazine is a benefit of BoatUS TRAILER ASSIST®.

BoatUS TRAILER ASSIST® provides:

  • On-the-road assistance for your trailer and vehicle
  • Special edition Trailering magazines
  • $15 coupon (off $100 purchase) for shopping at West Marine
  • Only $38 Annually! ($24 Membership + $14 TRAILER ASSIST)

About TRAILER ASSIST