2023 Kia Telluride

2023 Kia Telluride Towing Capacity

Did you know that the Kia Telluride towing capacity is an impressive 5,500 pounds, when properly equipped with the Kia Telluride tow hitch? This robust SUV is built to do it all, from the kids’ school carpool, your morning commute, to towing an impressive 5,500 pounds. Let’s talk about the Kia Telluride tow package and other important performance specs.



Arlington drivers get options when it comes to the Kia Telluride, in the form of ten distinct trims. All o the trims are capable of some serious towing, but you’ll get een greater capability when you opt fo the SX XPro or Prestige X-Pro. Here are the specs:

The Kia Telluride Towing Capacity by Trim

2023 Kia Telluride Towing Capacity by Trim

  • LX – 5,000 pounds
  • S – 5,000 pounds
  • EX – 5,000 pounds
  • EX X-Line – 5,000 pounds
  • SX – 5,000 pounds
  • SX X-Line – 5,000 pounds
  • SX X-Pro – 5,500 pounds
  • SX Prestige – 5,000 pounds
  • SX Prestige X-Line – 5,000 pounds
  • SX Prestige X-Pro – 5,500 pounds
2023 Kia Telluride Towing a Small Trailer

2023 Kia Telluride Performance Specs

The massive Kia Telluride towing capacity isn’t the only thing about this SUV. This automobile harbors a powerful V6 engine that can crank out an impressive amount of horsepower. Here are the engine specs:

2023 Kia Telluride Performance Specs

  • Engine – 3.8L Lambda V6
  • Horsepower – 291 hp @ 6,000 rpm
  • Torque – 262 lb-ft @ 5,200 rpm

2023 Kia Telluride Tow Package

You’ll need the Kia Telluride tow hitch in order to get the maximum towing capacity. Fortunately, that’s included in the optional Kia Telluride tow package. Here is what’s included in that package, along with some other towing accessories:

Kia Telluride Tow Package

  • Tow hitch harness 7 pin
  • Kia Telluride Tow hitch


  • Tow hitch ball attachment
  • Tow hitch ball plug

What the 2023 Kia Telluride Towing Capacity Can Handle

There are plenty of things that can be towed with this remarkable SUV, thanks to its 5,500-pound towing capacity. Here’s a just a few things you can tow along our Weatherford roads with the Telluride:

What You Can Tow with the Kia Telluride Towing Capacity

  • Small camper
  • Bass boat
  • Small Sailboat
  • Medium Sailboat
  • ATVs
  • Motorcycles
  • Jet skis

Check Out the Kia Telluride at Moritz Kia Fort Worth

The new Kia Telluride is an incredible SUV and you should be behind the wheel of it. Why not come down and take it for a test drive? If you’d like to learn more, check out our post on the Kia Telluride performance specs and the 2022 Telluride’s fuel efficiency specs. We’re just down the road from Burleson. So, drop by or contact us today.


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