Large Tow Tractor

Toyota’s heavy-duty Large Tow Tractor offers the same durable, productivity boost as the Core and Mid Tow Tractors, but with a maximum tugging capacity of over 50,000 lbs. The AC drive system enables quicker acceleration, excellent gradeability, high top speeds, and extended peak operator time. With a tight turn radius, the Toyota Large Tow Tractor is ideal for maneuvering around planes, bag rooms, assembly line areas and ground-support equipment.

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Features & Advantages

  • 44,100-59,500 lb. Towing Capacity
  • 80V AC Drive System
  • Tight Turning Radius
  • Ergonomic Operator Compartment
  • Available Operating Positions (Forward or Rear Compartment)


With generous pulling power and low operating expense, it’s no wonder aviation professionals are big on the Toyota Large Tow Tractor. This tow tractor has up to 59,500 lbs. of towing power and travels up to 17.5 MPH without a load. The clean 80-Volt AC Power is ideal for the budget-conscious and better for the environment, yet powerful enough to haul large loads at high speeds over long distances and up steep ramps and grades.

Electric Power Puller

The Toyota Large Tow Tractor comes in an electric model that offers excellent travel speeds and towing power up to 59,500 lbs., making it a competitor with diesel-powered counterparts while driving down emissions and environmental impact. With electric power, businesses can forgo expensive fuel costs.

An Operator’s Dream Tugger

The ergonomic operator compartment is designed with end-user comfort and enhanced visibility of meters and gauges in mind. The single-pin drawback quick-release lets the operator release carts without leaving the compartment, streamlining work operations. Two operating positions are available for the Large Tow Tractor, including the forward compartment on the 2TE15/18 and the rear compartment on the 3TE25.



Model Load Capacity (lbs.) Max Travel Speed Full Load (MPH) Max Gradeability Full Load (%) Width (in.) Height (in.)
2TE15 44,100 15.6 (no load) 26 55.9 50.4 (without cab)
2TE18 55,100 17.5 (no load) 26 55.9 50.4
3TE25 59,500 15.5 (no load) 33 56.9 54.7


* Based on 24″ Load center ** Add load length and clearance