How Much Can a Lexus RX Tow?

July 24th, 2021 by
2021 Lexus RX 350

 

How much can a Lexus RX tow? When properly equipped, 2021 Lexus RX towing capacity reaches up 3,500 pounds*. Keep in mind that to tow with your luxury Lexus SUV, it will need to be outfitted with the Towing Prep Package ($270). The Towing Prep Package adds the following amenities.

  • Engine and transmission oil coolers
  • Heavy-duty radiator
  • Cooling fan

2021 Lexus RX Towing Capacity by Trim Level

No matter which model you select, the Towing Prep Package is an available option. That means that all Lexus RX configurations have the ability to tow bulky items with ease. %%di_name% further explores the Lexus RX towing capacity as well as the performance specifications for each trim level so that you can find your perfect match.

Lexus RX 350 Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

295 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque

Lexus RX 350 AWD Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

295 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque

Lexus RX 350 F SPORT Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

295 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque

Lexus RX 350 F SPORT AWD Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

295 hp and 268 lb-ft of torque

Lexus RX 350L Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

290 hp and 263 lb-ft of torque

Lexus RX 350L AWD Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

290 hp and 263 lb-ft of torque

Lexus RX 450h AWD Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

308 hp and 248 lb-ft of system combined torque

Lexus RX 450h F SPORT AWD Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

308 hp and 248 lb-ft of system combined torque

Lexus RX 450hL AWD Towing Capacity – 3,500 pounds

3.5L V6 engine

308 hp and 248 lb-ft of system combined torque

How much can a Lexus RX tow if you opt for a hybrid model? The “h” in the aforementioned model names stands for hybrid, and as you can see, hybrids deliver the same towing power as the rest of the lineup. With the Lexus RX, you do not have to sacrifice performance or efficiency on the roads of Voorhees and Moorestown.

Towing Amenities

The Lexus RX is well-equipped with a variety of amenities to make towing and hauling around Philadelphia, convenient, safe, and stress-free. Here is just a sampling of the features found throughout the lineup that may be of assistance to you.

  • Eight-speed automatic Electronically Controlled Transmission
  • Front-wheel drive or Dynamic Torque Control all-wheel drive
  • Available electronic differential lock (with AWD)
  • Drive Mode Select
  • Heavy-duty radiator (with Towing Prep Package)
  • Engine and transmission-oil coolers (with Towing Prep Package)
  • Standard Blind Spot Monitor with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Standard Lexus Safety System+ 2.0
  • Available Vehicle Dynamics Integrated Management

See How the Lexus RX Towing Capacity Can Elevate Your Daily Drives

Tow with complete confidence behind the wheel of the Lexus RX. To see this stellar SUV in person, head on over to Lexus of Cherry Hill to take a test drive on the roads of Mt. Laurel. There’s so much to love throughout the RX lineup. Contact us today if you have any questions, and be sure to explore our new vehicle specials.

*Ball mount, trailer ball and tow hitch sold separately. Please consult your Lexus dealer or Owner’s Manual for towing and load specifications. Some models require factory tow package option. Before towing, confirm your vehicle and trailer are compatible, hooked up and loaded properly and that you have any necessary additional equipment. Do not exceed any Weight Ratings and follow all instructions in your Owner’s Manual.

 

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