How Much Can a Lexus RX Tow?

July 2nd, 2021 by

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2021 Lexus RX

Many Cerritos drivers already appreciate a luxury crossover for its expanded cabin, however, you can continue to do more in your next high-end ride with the 2021 Lexus RX towing capacity. So, how much can a Lexus RX tow? This Lexus crossover can tow a maximum of 3,500 pounds when equipped with the Towing Prep Package ($270). This provides your vehicle with engine and transmission oil coolers, along with a heavy-duty radiator and cooling fan. Learn more about the 2021 Lexus RX 350 towing capacity, and then shop for your next vehicle among our inventory at Lexus of Cerritos.



Lexus RX 350 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

One of the biggest advantages of the 2021 Lexus RX 350 towing capacity is that you can utilize this model’s impressive capabilities on any trim package* that suits you best on Long Beach roads. This luxury SUV’s strong towing capacity displays incredible versatility with options like available AWD or one of the lineup’s excellent hybrid configurations. Here’s a breakdown of the 2021 Lexus RX towing capacity and engine specs by trim level below:

Lexus RX 350 (Base, AWD, 350 F Sport, 350 F Sport AWD)

  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds
  • Engine: 3.5L V6
  • Horsepower: 295 hp
  • Torque: 268 lb-ft

Lexus RX 350L (Base & AWD)

  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds
  • Engine: 3.5L V6
  • Horsepower: 290 hp
  • Torque: 263 lb-ft

Lexus RX 450h (AWD, F Sport AWD, 450hL AWD)

  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 pounds
  • Engine: 3.5L V6
  • Horsepower: 308 hp
  • Torque: 248 lb-ft
2021 Lexus RX F Sport on Highway

Lexus RX Towing and Safety Features

While there are several variations of the Lexus RX towing capacity and engine specs, there are several consistent features on all models designed to keep you safe when towing large items or quantities. You’ll ensure everything is secure and intact for the drive to keep you moving through any obstacle. Here are some of the Lexus RX towing and safety features you’ll have in this luxury SUV below:

  • 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

When you opt for the F SPORT model, you can take advantage of several exclusive towing features to assist you around Torrance. You’ll be supported by additional performance capabilities including a Sport S+ driving mode, Adaptive Variable Suspension, front and rear performance dampers, and F SPORT–tuned Electronic Power Steering. These components continue to deliver the optimal control and handling you need when hauling cargo through any condition.


Test the Lexus RX Towing Capacity at Lexus of Cerritos

No matter if you’re at the wheel of a standard or hybrid configuration, the 2021 Lexus RX 350 towing capacity enables you to tackle a range of jobs with ease around Long Beach. Bring home a new Lexus RX for sale from Lexus of Cerritos and save on your next luxury SUV or crossover when you browse our inventory of regional offers and specials. Our sales team is here if you have any questions. Contact us today for more information or to schedule a test drive in Cerritos!


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*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.