The Toyota RAV4 has a towing capacity between 1500 lbs and 3500 lbs depending on the trim and model year. Scroll down for detailed information on your particular Toyota RAV4 model year. Check the towing capacity for other makes and models here. All towing capacities are braked capacities.How powerful is the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime SUV?
The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime SUV gets a 2.5-liter Inline 4 under the hood that makes 177 hp @ 6000 rpm and 165 lb.-ft.. @ 3600 rpm of torque. The truck can tow a total of 2500 lbs. and has a Payload capacity of 1295 lbs., that means, you can tow your everyday gigs with comfort and ease.Can I tow a small trailer with the SE?
Use the advanced search, lots of discussions on it, the only reason Toyota says no towing is the SE doesn't have sway control, the SE tows small trailers just fine without it. Trailer sway control is a johnny-come-lately electronic nanny kinda like skid control. It slows the tow vehicle if trailer sway is detected.Do I need trailer brakes for my RAV4?
For my '06 RAV4 the owner's manual says trailer brakes are required over 600 lbs. I'm quite sure that "advice" is regularly ignored since utility trailers with capacities of 1500-2000 lbs at places like Home Depot don't have brakes.