What are the Best Full-Size Trucks for Towing?

2023 Ford F-150 vs 2023 Toyota Tacoma

When you need a vehicle that can haul heavy loads safely and with ease, we highly recommend a full-size pickup at Holman. Before you sign on the dotted line, you want to make sure that you are familiar with full-size trucks’ tow ratings. What are the best full-size trucks for towing? Holman explores two of the most popular options we have in stock. Work smarter, not harder, behind the wheel of these perennial favorites. We will also further discuss full-size trucks payload capacity, too.

Full-Size Trucks Tow Ratings

At Holman, we offer two of the best full-size trucks for towing – The Ford F-150 and the Toyota Tundra. Each has a lot to offer savvy shoppers in need of a vehicle that can handle tough tasks at the jobsite or haul camping equipment for your next weekend adventure.

Ford F-150

It’s easy to see why the Ford F-150 is America’s best-selling full-size pickup. It excels in many areas, such as towing power, passenger space & comfort, and its wealth of trim options. When properly equipped, the 2023 Ford F-150 can tow a massive 14,000 pounds. It also delivers a 3,310-pound payload capacity.

Standout towing features include:

  • Available Smart Hitch: This feature helps you distribute weight evenly inside your trailer. It also measures the tongue weight of your trailer through the connection process.
  • Onboard Scales: A first-in-its-class available feature, onboard scales estimate approximate payload weight.
  • Smart Trailer Tow Connector: This optional amenity lets you know if anything with your trailer needs attention.
  • Dynamic Hitch Assist: Line up your trailer with ease thanks to this handy tool.

Toyota Tundra

The Toyota Tundra is another top contender that is more than deserving of that coveted spot in your garage. The 2023 model can tow up to 12,000 pounds with a max payload rating of 1,940 pounds. As with the F-150, there are plenty of available options for the Tundra that make towing a breeze.

  • Available 7-Pin Connector: This connector and heavy-duty wire provides the necessary power and related functions to the trailer you’re towing.
  • TOW/HAUL Modes: Adjust the throttle response to meet your towing needs.
  • Adaptive Variable Suspension: AVS adjusts damping force based on road conditions.
  • Rear Air Suspension: This suspension system automatically adjusts to stay level when hauling heavy items.

Explore Your Options with Holman

Now that you know these full-size trucks tow ratings, why not experience them in person? Set up a test drive with Holman, or contact us for more information.

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