10 Popular Campers You Can Pull with the Toyota Tacoma | RV Owner HQ (2022)

The Toyota Tacoma is one of the most popular mid-size trucks available today, thanks to its long-lasting durability, excellent fuel efficiency, rugged off-road capability, and numerous standard safety features.

But perhaps the biggest reason why the Toyota Tacoma is so popular is its class-leading towing capacity.

As the most recent Tacoma has a 3,500 to 6,800-pound max tow capacity, depending on the trim level.

Allowing the Toyota Tacoma to pull a wide variety of campers, including teardrop campers, pop-up campers, travel trailers, and toy haulers.

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Toyota Tacoma’s Towing Capacity

Before we take a look at the 10 most popular campers you can pull with the Toyota Tacoma though, it’s important to take a moment to discuss its towing capacity, asnot all Tacomas are the same.

As the Toyota Tacoma’s tow capability has varied since its release in 1995.

Which can be seen in the below table that shows the various towing capacities of the mid-size truck throughout the years.

Toyota Tacoma Towing Capacity By Year

YearMax Tow Capacity
19953,500 – 5,000 lbs
20003,500 – 5,000 lbs
20053,500 lbs
20103,500 lbs
20153,300 – 3,500 lbs
20203,500 – 6,800 lbs
20223,500 – 6,800 lbs

It’s not just the production year that affects the towing capacity of the Toyota Tacoma though.

As many of the years have a max tow range as opposed to a single max tow limit.

Thanks to the various trim levels available on the Toyota Tacoma, which can affect numerous aspects of the truck, including its max tow capacity.

So before towing anything with a Toyota Tacoma, it’s important to know its specific towing capacity, to ensure you don’t exceed its max tow limit.

Popular Campers for the Toyota Tacoma (Least to Most Expensive)

Make/Model/TrimCostDry WeightLength
1. KZ RV Sportsmen Classic 181BH$20,0002,980 lbs21′ 5″
2. Forest River R-Pod RP-171$22,0002,714 lbs19′
3. KZ RV Escape E14 Hatch$22,0002,770 lbs18′ 10″
4. Forest River Geo Pro G15TB$24,0002,667 lbs16′ 4″
5. Bean Meaner Bean$25,5902,000 lbs15′ 2″
6. Aliner Expedition$28,0001,850 lbs18′
7. nuCamp TAB 400$38,0002,840 lbs18′ 3″
8. Airstream Basecamp 16X$48,0002,650 lbs16′ 2″
9. Lance 1475S$48,0002,600 lbs19′ 8″
10. Airstream Bambi 16RB$55,0003,000 lbs16′ 1″

1. KZ RV Sportsmen Classic 181BH

Quick Specs

  • Price: $20,000
  • Length: 21 Feet 5 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,980 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 5
  • Bathroom: 2-Piece Dry Bath

The KZ RV Sportsmen Classic 181BH is one of the most well-equipped travel trailers you can pull with the Toyota Tacoma.

As it offers numerous class-leading features and upgrades.

Which is ironic because it also happens to be one of the cheapest travel trailers as well, with an average retail price of just $20,000.

Making the Sportsmen Classic 181BH one of the best campers you can buy, if you’re looking for an affordable feature-rich camper.

But just what are those class-leading features.

Well for starters, the Sportsman Classic 181BH is one of the few lightweight campers to offer a slide-out.

Which helps to give this smaller camper a much more open and spacious feel.

KZ RV Sportsmen Classic 181BH Floorplan

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In addition, the Sportsmen Classic 181BH is one of the lightest travel trailers you can buy with a bunkhouse, which gives this lightweight camper a five-person sleeping capacity.

And finally, the Sportsmen Classic 181BH is one of the few small travel trailers to offer a dry bath with a separate shower and toilet.

As most small lightweight campers typically feature a wet bath, which has a combined shower, toilet, and sometimes bathroom sink in a single wet space.

To see other small lightweight campers with a dry bath, check out our article “10 Smallest Travel Trailers with a Dry Bath“.

For more information on the KZ RV Sportsmen Classic 181BH, be sure to check out KZ RV’s website by clicking here.

2. Forest River R-Pod RP-171

Quick Specs

  • Price: $22,000
  • Length: 19 Feet
  • Dry Weight: 2,714 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom: 3-Piece Wet Bath

Another budget-friendly travel trailer that you can pull with the Toyota Tacoma is the Forest River R-Pod RP-171, which has an average retail price of $23,000.

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Making the R-Pod RP-171 another great choice for those looking for a more affordable and budget-friendly camper.

First released in 2008 the R-Pod was designed to be a small lightweight camper that could be pulled by a wide variety of vehicles.

Now available in 11 different models and floorplans, the RP-171 is the lightest and one of the smallest R-Pods available, with a dry weight of just 2,714 pounds, and an overall length of 19 feet.

Forest River R-Pod RP-171 Floorplan

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Despite its more affordable price and lighter weight though the Forest River R-Pod RP-171 is still a very well-equipped and capable travel trailer.

Offering numerous comfort features and amenities, including a four-person sleeping capacity, a large rear queen bed, a three-piece wet bath, and a convertible dinette booth.

As well as a complete kitchen that offers a two-burner propane cooktop, round stainless steel sink with high-rise faucet, convection microwave, and a nice size fridge.

For more information on the Forest River R-Pod RP-171 and to see a 3D tour of the trailer, check out Forest River’s website by clicking here.

3. KZ RV Escape E14 Hatch

Quick Specs

  • Price: $22,000
  • Length: 18 Feet 10 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,770 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom: 2-Piece Dry Bath

One of the more unique campers on this list is the KZ RV Escape E14 Hatch.

As it featuresa large flip-up rear door and storage area, which allows this small lightweight camper to function as a toy hauler.

Allowing you to easily bring all sorts of sporting and outdoor gear with you while camping, including longer and bulkier items, such as bikes, kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards.

KZ RV Escape E14 Hatch Floorplan

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Beyond its toy hauler capability though, the Escape E14 Hatch is also a very well-equipped lightweight travel trailer.

As it features a rear convertible dinette booth, a full-featured kitchen, good size holding tanks, a 10-foot awning, and a dry bath, with a separate shower and toilet.

If there was one drawback of the Escape E14 Hatch though, it would have to be its limited sleeping capacity.

As the KZ RV Escape E14 Hatch is only able to sleep two campers at a time, which is definitely one of the lowest sleeping capacities for a camper of this size.

For more information on the KZ RV Escape E14 Hatch, be sure to check out KZ RV’s website by clicking here.

To see other small lightweight toy haulers, check out our article “The 10 Cheapest Toy Haulers You Can Buy“.

4. Forest River Rockwood Geo Pro G15TB

Quick Specs

  • Price: $24,000
  • Length: 16 Feet 4 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,667 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom: 3-Piece Wet Bath

The Forest River Rockwood Geo Pro G15TB is another great option for those looking for a more affordable lightweight camper that the Toyota Tacoma can pull.

As the Rockwood Geo Pro G15TB has an average price of $24,000 and a dry weight of 2,667 pounds.

Available in 13 different models that offer various floorplans, lengths, and weights, the Geo Pro is able to accommodate a wide variety of RVer’s needs.

But one of the most popular lightweight options is the Geo Pro G15TB, as it’s one of the smallest and lightest versions of the camper.

Forest River Rockwood Geo Pro G15TB Floorplan

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Including a large convertible dinette booth, a three-piece wet bath, and a well-equipped kitchen that offers a two-burner propane cooktop, a large deep sink with a high-rise faucet, a 12V fridge, and a microwave oven.

And like all new Forest River Geo Pros, the G15TB also comes standard with a 190-watt roof-mounted solar panel as well as a 1,000-watt inverter.

Which provides plenty of off-grid power for boondocking and dry camping.

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For more info on the Forest River Rockwood Geo Pro G15TB and to see a 3D tour of the trailer, check out Forest River’s website by clicking here.

To find out how much other Forest River Rockwood Geo Pros cost, check out our article “How Much Does a Geo Pro Cost?“.

5. Bean Meaner Bean

Quick Specs

  • Price: $25,590
  • Length: 15 Feet 2 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,000 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 2 (4 with Optional Roof Mount Tent)
  • Bathroom: N/A

For those that like to take their Toyota Tacoma off the beaten path, the Meaner Bean premium off-road teardrop camper is a great choice.

As the Meaner Bean is one of the most off-road capable teardrop campers you can buy.

Thanks to its 17 inches of ground clearance, powder-coated steel tube frame chassis, Timbren 3500 HD axle less suspension, fully articulating max coupler hitch, and all-terrain tires.

But it’s not just its off-road capability that makes this lightweight teardrop camper so popular, as the Meaner Bean also offers lots of creature comforts and conveniences as well.

Meaner Bean Interior

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Including such features as a spacious convertible interior cabin, lots of storage cabinets and cubbies, a Maxx Air vent fan, operational side windows, LED interior and exterior lighting, USB charging ports, and a Thule roof rack system.

As well as a full rear exterior kitchen with lots of storage and counter space, an 18-gallon freshwater tank, stainless steel sink with foldaway faucet, rack-out Partner steel stove, and a rack-out 45-quart cooler/fridge.

Making the Meaner Bean the perfect base camp for boondocking and off-grid camping.

If you’re looking for even more comfort and off-grid capability though, you can also option the Meaner Bean, with air conditioning, heat, instant hot water, as well as solar and a lithium-ion battery.

For more information on the Bean Meaner Bean and to see other Bean teardrop campers, check out Bean’s website by clicking here.

If you want to know more about teardrop campers, such as their average price, and what their pros and cons are, check out our article “Teardrop Campers: Everything You Need to Know“.

6. Aliner Expedition

Quick Specs

  • Price: $28,000
  • Length: 18 Feet
  • Dry Weight: 1,850 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom: Cassette Toilet + Outdoor Shower

When most people think of pop-up campers they often picture the classic tent-style pop-up with opposing fold-out bunks.

However, there is actually another really popular type of pop-up camper available today called the hard-sided pop-up camper, which offers the benefits of both a pop-up camper and a travel trailer.

As a hard-sided pop-up camper maintains a low profile while in tow-mode, making it easier to tow.

While at the same time offering rigid fiberglass walls like a travel trailer, which provide superior insulation and sound deadening capabilities.

And one of the best examples of a hard-sided pop-up camper is the Aliner Expedition, which is Aliners flagship pop-up.

Aliner Expedition Sofa Bed Floorplan

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As the Expedition offers numerous best-in-class features, including an 11-gallon freshwater tank, two propane tanks, a powerful propane furnace, a Command AC with heat pump, a well-equipped kitchenette, four stabilizers jacks, an outdoor shower, and a cassette toilet.

And if you’re looking for even more comfort and capability the Aliner Expedition can also be optioned with soft or hard front and rear dormers to give you even more interior space and headroom.

As well as an extreme off-road package, which allows the Aliner Expedition to go even further off the beaten path.

For more information on the Aliner Expedition, be sure to check out Aliner’s website by clicking here.

7. nuCamp TAB 400

Quick Specs

  • Price: $38,000
  • Length: 18 Feet 3 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,840 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom: 3-Piece Wet Bath

Another popular camper for the Toyota Tacoma is the well-equipped nuCamp TAB 400, which is one of the largest and most feature-rich teardrop campers you can buy.

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As the TAB 400 has a fully walkable interior and offers all the features and amenities that you’d find in a full-size travel trailer, just in a more compact lightweight teardrop package.

To see other lightweight teardrop campers that have a walkable interior, check out our article “10 Must See Teardrop Trailers You Can Stand Up In“.

As the nuCamp TAB 400 offers a spacious three-piece wet bath, a rear RV queen bed, a convertible front dinette booth, and a well-equipped kitchen that offers a decent amount of counter space, a large single bowl sink, a propane cooktop, and either a two-way 2.3 cubic foot fridge or a three-way 2.7 cubic foot fridge.

nuCamp TAB 400 Floorplan

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But the features and amenities don’t stop there, as the nuCamp TAB 400 is also loaded with upgrades and extras.

Including a built-in solar package, a stargazing window, and a Nautilus water management system.

As well as custom Amish cabinetry, acrylic dual-pane windows, central heat and AC, and an Alde FLOW instant hot water system.

In addition, the nuCamp TAB 400 can also be equipped with nuCamp’s Boondock Package.

Which gives the TAB 400 even more off-road and off-grid capability, thanks to features like aggressive off-road tires, 15-inch sport rims, a pitched axle, and an aluminum utility platform.

For more information on the nuCamp TAB 400, make sure to check out nuCamp’s website by clicking here.

8. Airstream Basecamp 16X

Quick Specs

  • Price: $48,000
  • Length: 16 Feet 2 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,650 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom: 3-Piece Wet Bath

One of the best campers to pull with the Toyota Tacoma is the Airstream Basecamp 16, which is why we featured it in the photo at the beginning of this article.

As the Airstream Basecamp makes a perfect match for the Toyota Tacoma, thanks to its lightweight compact design, and excellent off-road and boondocking capability.

You might have noticed, however, that we’ve highlighted the Basecamp 16X as opposed to the standard Basecamp 16.

And that’s because the Basecamp 16X offers several key upgrades over the Basecamp 16 for just a few thousand dollars more.

Airstream Basecamp 16X Floorplan

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Including larger wheels and tires, a lift kit, stainless steel stone guards, and front window protection shields, which greatly improve the off-road capability of the Basecamp.

Regardless of whether you choose the Basecamp 16 or the Basecamp 16X though, both versions of the camper offer some of the best boondocking capability available in its class.

Thanks to off-grid features, such as a 14,300 BTU Truma Combi™ eco plus heating system, 12V tank heaters, a heated underbelly, two 20-pound propane tanks, a 21-gallon freshwater tank, a 12V fridge, and an optional 180W rooftop solar panel.

For more information on the Airstream Basecamp 16X, be sure to check out Airstream’s website by clicking here.

9. Lance 1475S

Quick Specs

  • Price: $48,000
  • Length: 19 Feet 8 Inches
  • Dry Weight: 2,600 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 3
  • Bathroom: 3-Piece Dry Bath

The Lance 1475S offers several notable and unique upgrades compared to other small lightweight travel trailers, which is probably why it’s so popular.

As the Lance 1475S is one of the few lightweight campers to offer a three-piece dry bath with a separate shower, toilet, and bathroom sink.

As well as one of only a handful of trailers to offer full four-season capability, when equipped with Lance’s All-Weather Package.

Lance 1475S Floorplan

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Beyond its three-piece dry bath and four-season capability though, the Lance 1475S also offers several other key upgrades.

Including such extras as a small slide-out, a large east-to-west front bed, and one of the best-equipped kitchens available in a small camper.

As the Lance 1475S kitchen offers Euro overhead cabinetry with accent lighting, plenty of counter space, a flush mount three-burner propane stove, a three-way five cubic foot fridge, and an available convection microwave oven.

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For more information on the Lance 1475S, make sure to check out Lance’s website by clicking here.

10. Airstream Bambi 16RB

Quick Specs

  • Price: $55,000
  • Length: 16 Feet 1 Inch
  • Dry Weight: 3,000 Pounds
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom: 2-Piece Wet Bath

One of the most expensive campers you can pull with the Toyota Tacoma is the Airstream Bambi 16RB, which has an average retail price of $55,000.

For that $55,000 though, you get one of the most well-designed and finished small lightweight campers on the market today.

Starting with its iconic all-aluminum pop-riveted exterior, which makes it instantly recognizable as an Airstream.

Airstream Bambi 16RB Floorplan

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But the high-end design doesn’t stop there though, as it continues on into the interior of the camper.

Thanks to its rounded aluminum interior walls, custom cabinetry, high-end interior finishes, and premium appliances.

It’s not all about premium design and finishes though on this Airstream camper, as the Bambi 16RB is also a very well-equipped and capable lightweight camper as well.

Offering features such as a four-person sleeping capacity, two-piece wet bath, a convertible dinette booth, exterior shower, and a full-featured kitchen that makes meal prep and cooking a breeze.

For more information on the Airstream Bambi 16RB, be sure to check out Airstream’s website by clicking here.

To see how much other Airstream Bambi’s cost, check out our article “How Much is an Airstream Bambi? Cost Breakdown“.

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FAQs

What size camper can a Toyota Tacoma pull? ›

The towing capacity for the top trims of Toyota Tacoma is listed as 6,400 pounds. However, the actual trailering capacity will be 4,500 pounds.

What are the top rated pull behind campers? ›

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  • Airstream.
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  • Lance Campers.
  • Outdoors RV.
  • Winnebago.
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16 Feb 2022

What can I tow with a Toyota Tacoma? ›

The Tacoma has a towing capacity of between 3500-6400 lbs.

The minimum towing capacity of 3500 lbs is for both the 4cyl and V6 powered Tacoma. It's only when you add the Towing Package to the V6 engine that the tow power is expanded to 6400 pounds.

What is the most spacious travel trailer? ›

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Does Toyota still make a camper? ›

Toyota trucks are choice rigs for many in the overlanding community, and Toyota knows it. So, at the 2021 SEMA show in Las Vegas, Nevada, the Japanese automaker is debuting its new custom camper called Tacozilla, and it's appropriately retro.

Will RV prices drop in 2022? ›

There will still be enough demand for RVs to keep prices high through most of 2022. The good news is that we are unlikely to see further increases in RV prices as the market stablizes. The bad news is that we are unlikely to see prices go down substantially on new RVs.

What is the best camper brand? ›

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2 Sept 2022

Can a Tacoma carry a camper? ›

Depending on the trim level the Toyota Tacoma has a payload capacity of 1,050 to 1,685 lbs, which is enough to support a handful of truck campers. If you need your pickup truck to work for a living when you aren't traveling, this is more than enough weight to handle most contractor's tools or a fair amount of lumber.

Can my Tacoma pull a camper? ›

As it currently stands, Toyota Tacomas have towing capacities that range from 3,500 lbs. to 6,800 lbs. This is a pretty wide range and it covers a lot of different shapes, sizes, and varieties of camper.
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What Campers Can a Toyota Tacoma Tow?
Camper TypeDry Weight
Teardrop Trailer520-2,000 lbs.
Airstream2,500-4,000 lbs.
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What is the Toyota tow package? ›

*Tow Package: Towing hitch receiver, 4.300 rear axle ratio, TOW/HAUL Mode switch, Integrated Trailer Brake Controller, transmission fluid temperature gauge, supplemental engine oil cooler, supplemental transmission cooler, heavy-duty battery, 170-amp alternator and 4/7-pin connector.

What travel trailers last the longest? ›

So, which type of travel trailer generally lasts longer? Typically, you can expect a fiberglass travel trailer to last longer than an aluminum one. These trailers are more durable and can withstand more severe weather conditions.

What is the best camper to live in year round? ›

Here are my top picks for rigs that suit your traveling lifestyle best.
  • Best Overall: Jayco Eagle.
  • Best for Boondocking: Northwood Arctic Fox North Fork.
  • Best for Senior Couples: Jayco White Hawk.
  • Best for Young Couples: Winnebago Voyage.
  • Most Connected: Living Vehicle.
  • Best Kitchen: Grand Design Reflection.
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Are fiberglass or metal campers better? ›

Fiberglass wins hands-down in durability, shine and cleanliness. However aluminum sided campers have been, and will be, around forever.

Do trailer brakes increase towing capacity? ›

Trailer brakes can increase the towing capacity of a tow setup since the maximum load that a tow vehicle can safely pull is significantly higher if the trailer also comes with its own brake system.

What happens if you exceed towing capacity? ›

Max towing capacity should not be taken lightly. Exceeding what your vehicle is designed to tow can strain your engine and transmission, accelerate brake wear, damage your tires and even warp your chassis. This could in turn trigger catastrophic failure while driving and could lead to property damage or serious injury.

Does hitch height affect trailer sway? ›

If the hitch is too high for the travel trailer, it will tip backward, creating a slanted profile and an unbalanced weight distribution. You'll be less aerodynamic this way and your trailer is more likely to catch the wind and begin to sway.

How much is a Toyota Tacozilla Tacoma camper? ›

The Tacozilla camper rides on a V6 3.5-liter six-cylinder engine and a standard Tacoma TRD suspension fork with two additional inches of extra lift. According to Thefocus news, the Tacozilla is sold at an average price of $39,255.

Can I buy a Toyota Tacozilla? ›

While you can't buy a Toyota Tacozilla, you can buy a ticket to see it at a car show. It has made appearances at auto shows in Las Vegas, Chicago, and New York.

How much is the Tacoma RV? ›

The price of a Toyota Tacoma camper starts at around $285,000 and varies considerably depending on the model and features you choose. The better versions of the Tacoma can start at around $325,000, and there are even custom-built BCTs for sale for more than $100,000.

Who won camper trailer of the year 2022? ›

ASCENT 13. The Ascent 13 is the pinnacle of comfortable off-road and adventure touring with a versatile and compact Altitude Ascent 13 pop-top hybrid campers.

What makes a camper 4 season? ›

What Is a 4-Seasons Camper? In the broadest sense, a four-seasons RV is a camper that can protect its occupants and equipment from the harshest seasonal effects: from extreme heat in summer and from harsh cold in winter. Four-season RVs tend to be more expensive—and heavier. Many are bigger models.

Are fiberglass campers better than aluminum? ›

Fiberglass wins hands-down in durability, shine and cleanliness. If you're looking at your RV as an investment, fiberglass RVs tend to hold their resale value much better than aluminum models.

Is the RV industry slowing down 2022? ›

The group predicts shipments will sag 8.4% in 2022 after surging 48% to a record 600,240 vehicles between 2019 and 2021. “Sales have slowed down in the past few weeks because of gas prices,” says Patrick Cattell, parts manager at Art's RV Sales in Glen Ellyn.

Will camper prices go down in 2023? ›

Yes, if trends keep moving in a positive direction, prices should go back to what we would call normal. Better yet, with supply and demand from dealerships replenishing inventory it could even bring us some deals. Especially, if units don't move as quickly as they might like.

Is jayco the best travel trailer? ›

Jayco RVs are known for their exceptional quality and high standards. They have a wide variety of layouts available for nearly any traveler, and their RVs are affordable. A few things that set Jayco apart from its competitors include its Magnum Truss Roof System.

How long do fiberglass trailers last? ›

Fiberglass campers are well known for lasting long. It will hold its value, quality, and look till a long time, where most other campers do not last more than five years. Some customers are using these for more than 20 years. It increases their resale value by a lot.

How much does a camper depreciate? ›

There are some factors that affect depreciation of course but on average depreciation currently works out at something like 8% per year, except for the first year. The depreciation on a brand new motorhome is more like 10 -15% depending on the make and model.

Are Go Fast campers worth it? ›

Ultimately, Go Fast Campers are the top of the pile when it comes to lightweight, durable, and modular truck campers. They are versatile, reasonably priced for what the product is, and from what I've heard, the company provides excellent customer service.

Is the Tacoma a half ton truck? ›

On paper, the Toyota Tacoma and Ford Ranger are quarter-ton, light-duty trucks. Available in single- and crew-cab configurations and with your choice of short or long boxes, these platforms can adapt to a variety of lifestyles and uses.

Will a lance 650 fit on a Toyota Tacoma? ›

The 650 is the culmination of Lance Camper's experiments when it comes to smaller hard-sided campers that will actually fit mid-sized trucks such as the Toyota Tacoma. The design of the Tacoma camper Lance 650 allows it to fit a smaller type of truck bed and weighs in at about half a ton(1,000 pounds).

Does my Tacoma have trailer sway control? ›

Included with Tacoma's available Tow Package, Trailer-Sway Control (TSC) applies brake pressure at individual wheels and manages engine torque to help maintain control of the trailer.

Can Tacoma tow 5000 lbs? ›

Because of the variation in weight each engine can tow, the model may fall into two different classifications: Class II or Class III. Base Tacoma models will fall into Class II since it can haul up to 3,500 lbs or less. Meanwhile, V6 models are classified as Class III (5,000 lbs or less).

Can a V6 pull a camper? ›

Light-weight travel trailers

Even though light-weight trailers can be up to 30 feet long, they can be pulled by 6-cylinder vehicles. Most of the newer models have full bathrooms and appliances that are comparable to larger recreation vehicles.

What Toyota can tow 10000 lbs? ›

The Toyota Tundra is capable of towing 10,200 pounds. With the tow package on the Toyota Tundra, your truck comes with an integrated trailer brake controller for better control over trailer brakes.

Which Tacoma can tow 6800 lbs? ›

In addition to a powerhouse engine and impressive performance specs, the 2022 Tacoma is equipped with a towing capacity of up to 6,800 pounds! However, there are a wide variety of configurations available, with five trim levels, two engine types, two cab types, and various bed lengths.

What kind of camper can a Tacoma pull? ›

As it currently stands, Toyota Tacomas have towing capacities that range from 3,500 lbs. to 6,800 lbs. This is a pretty wide range and it covers a lot of different shapes, sizes, and varieties of camper.
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What Campers Can a Toyota Tacoma Tow?
Camper TypeDry Weight
Fifth Wheel2,400-20,000 lbs.
Teardrop Trailer520-2,000 lbs.
Airstream2,500-4,000 lbs.
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Can a Tacoma pull a camping trailer? ›

Can the Toyota Tacoma tow a camper? Campers come in many shapes and sizes. Luckily, most campers are towable by the 2020 Toyota Tacoma. Smaller campers that are around 15-feet long tend to weigh around 3,750 lbs., while campers that are 24-feet might weight around 4,400 lbs.

Can a Tacoma carry a camper? ›

Depending on the trim level the Toyota Tacoma has a payload capacity of 1,050 to 1,685 lbs, which is enough to support a handful of truck campers. If you need your pickup truck to work for a living when you aren't traveling, this is more than enough weight to handle most contractor's tools or a fair amount of lumber.

Which Tacoma can tow 5000 lbs? ›

Because of the variation in weight each engine can tow, the model may fall into two different classifications: Class II or Class III. Base Tacoma models will fall into Class II since it can haul up to 3,500 lbs or less. Meanwhile, V6 models are classified as Class III (5,000 lbs or less).

Are Go Fast campers worth it? ›

Ultimately, Go Fast Campers are the top of the pile when it comes to lightweight, durable, and modular truck campers. They are versatile, reasonably priced for what the product is, and from what I've heard, the company provides excellent customer service.

Does my Tacoma have trailer sway control? ›

Included with Tacoma's available Tow Package, Trailer-Sway Control (TSC) applies brake pressure at individual wheels and manages engine torque to help maintain control of the trailer.

Is Tacoma a half ton truck? ›

On paper, the Toyota Tacoma and Ford Ranger are quarter-ton, light-duty trucks. Available in single- and crew-cab configurations and with your choice of short or long boxes, these platforms can adapt to a variety of lifestyles and uses.

Can a V6 pull a camper? ›

Light-weight travel trailers

Even though light-weight trailers can be up to 30 feet long, they can be pulled by 6-cylinder vehicles. Most of the newer models have full bathrooms and appliances that are comparable to larger recreation vehicles.

How much weight can a Toyota Tacoma haul? ›

The powerful new Toyota Tacoma is a pickup truck designed for action, whether you're on your Tampa commute or taking an off-road adventure. In addition to a powerhouse engine and impressive performance specs, the 2022 Tacoma is equipped with a towing capacity of up to 6,800 pounds!

How much does a 5th wheel weigh? ›

How much does a 5th wheel weigh? 5th wheel trailers are one of the heaviest types of trailer, with an average empty weight of about 13,000 pounds. The average gross vehicle weight rating for 5th wheel trailers is around 18,000 pounds, but some are as much as 20,000.

How much does the Toyota Tacoma Tacozilla camper cost? ›

The Tacozilla camper rides on a V6 3.5-liter six-cylinder engine and a standard Tacoma TRD suspension fork with two additional inches of extra lift. According to Thefocus news, the Tacozilla is sold at an average price of $39,255.

Will a lance 650 fit on a Toyota Tacoma? ›

The 650 is the culmination of Lance Camper's experiments when it comes to smaller hard-sided campers that will actually fit mid-sized trucks such as the Toyota Tacoma. The design of the Tacoma camper Lance 650 allows it to fit a smaller type of truck bed and weighs in at about half a ton(1,000 pounds).

Can a half ton truck carry a camper? ›

The problem is unlike many of the 3/4- and 1-ton trucks on the market, most half-tons are not equipped to handle the bulkiness of a full-size camper. None of the current or even older half-ton pickups can safely haul a 1,000- to 2,000-pound payload in the bed.

How much should you tow with Tacoma? ›

Take a look at our breakdown of the Toyota Tacoma towing capacity per trim level below: Tacoma SR, SR5, TRD Sport, TRD Off-Road towing capacity – 3,500 pounds. Tacoma TRD Sport towing capacity (when properly equipped) – 6,800 pounds. Tacoma TRD Off-Road towing capacity (when properly equipped) – 6,700 pounds.

How much can a Toyota Tacoma tow with tow package? ›

However, skeptical shoppers may be wondering, “how much a Toyota Tacoma can tow?” The Tacoma towing capacity reaches up to 6,800 pounds when properly equipped with optimal towing packages.

How much can a 4-cylinder Tacoma pull? ›

The Tacoma has a towing capacity of between 3500-6400 lbs.

The minimum towing capacity of 3500 lbs is for both the 4-cylinder and V6 powered Tacoma. It's only when you add the Tow Package to the V6 engine that the tow power is lengthened to 6400 lbs.

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