2022 Toyota Tundra front view

How much can you tow in the 2022 Toyota Tundra?

2022 Toyota Tundra power ratings and maximum towing 

How much can you tow in the 2022 Toyota Tundra? According to a recent Toyota press release, the 2022 Toyota Tundra has a maximum towing capacity of up to 12,000 pounds. Keep reading below to learn more about this model’s power ratings and performance. The Toyota Tundra is available here at Toyota Palo Alto of Palo Alto, CA. 

What engine options will the 2022 Toyota Tundra offer? 

The standard engine is an I-Force 3.5 L twin-turbo V6. Another option is the available I-Force Max powertrain. Here we have some information about each option. 

  • I-Force 3.5 L twin-turbo V6: This standard engine is highly efficient and offers an impressive output. It can produce up to 389 horsepower and up to 479 pound-feet of torque. Its transmission is a 10-speed automatic. 
  • I-Force Max: This option pairs a bell-housing motor system with the original powertrain. With this addition, the powertrain can produce up to 437 horsepower and up to 583 pound-feet of torque. It also has a 10-speed automatic transmission. 
A white-colored 2021 Toyota Tundra driving on a dirt path

How much weight can the 2022 Toyota Tundra carry? 

What is the maximum payload of the 2022 Toyota Tundra? It is up to 1,940 pounds. This is in addition to the 12,000 pounds that the 2022 Toyota Tundra can tow. That means in total, this truck can tow and haul a combined weight of up to 13,940 pounds. You can thank its powerful engine, a new multi-link rear suspension, and a new frame for these numbers. 

How much more can the 2022 Toyota Tundra tow than previous models? 

The numbers that you see here represent a 17.6 percent increase in towing capacity and an 11 percent increase in payload capacity. That is quite a steep gain year over year. The 2021 model is already a fantastic work truck, but you may want to consider the next model year for heavy-duty jobs.