Traction & Drivetrain

Trailer Towing

Many Toyota models feature trailer towing capability and some may include a towing package and/or trailer hitch.

Part-Time 4WD

This system allows a driver to select between 4-wheel and 2-wheel drive. Available on certain models.

Emission Systems

Toyota is committed to reducing emissions and improving air quality but incorporating low-emissions technologies and introducing low-emissions vehicles in its lineup.

Towing Terminology

Many Toyota vehicles are capable of towing trailers of different types and sizes, so it’s important to understand some key trailer towing terms before attempting to tow a trailer with your vehicle.

Downhill Assist Control

Helps certain vehicles maintain stability while going downhill, typically on a steep slope

Hill Start Assist Control

This function prevents roll back on a hill when a driver accelerates from an incline while previously having the foot on the brakes.

Traction Control

The Traction Control (TRAC) feature limits wheel spin on slippery surfaces, when driving in a straight line.

Vehicle Stability Control

Use the Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) function to help maintain control when turning on slippery surfaces.