2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

November 10th, 2021 by
2021 Ram 1500 Towing

The Ram 1500 towing capacity varies depending on your engine specifications, reaching as high as 12,750 pounds. Drivers in the market for a powerful new pickup will be happy to learn that this impressive capability comes with advanced safety systems and performance features for safer and smoother towing in Benbrook. Read the guide below from Moritz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to find out how much a Ram 1500 can tow on your toughest job sites!

How Much Can a Ram 1500 Tow?

Whether you need the max RAM 1500 towing capacity for gigs in Weatherford or the fuel-saving perks of diesel power, Ram offers options for every driver. How much can a RAM 1500 tow with each engine? The specs are highlighted below.

Ram 1500 Towing Capacity: Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

The standard V6 provides a class-exclusive TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission that will have you jetting down Azle roads:

  • 7,730-pound max towing capacity
  • 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 305 hp

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

How much can a Ram 1500 tow with the diesel engine option? The 5.7L HEMI® V8 can boost the Ram 1500 towing capacity to 11,610 pounds:

  • 11,610-pound max towing capacity
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 395 hp

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

Drivers looking for world-class torque can choose the available EcoDiesel option. Specs are highlighted below:

  • 12,560-pound max towing capacity
  • 480 lb-ft of torque
  • 260 hp

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque

This trim option elevates performance and efficiency. If you need the max RAM 1500 towing capacity, this option will provide it for you:

  • 12,750-pound max towing capacity
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 395 hp

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

Need a truck that can take you from job to job with speed? This engine option provides world-class speed to make sure you get there on time:

  • 118-mph top speed
  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 702 hp

Take advantage of our OEM RAM parts to make sure you get the best performance upgrades at an affordable price!

Test Drive the 2021 RAM 1500 for Sale in Fort Worth

Now that you have seen what the Ram 1500 towing capacity has to offer, it is time to experience these incredible features in person. Our staff is happy to answer any questions that you may have and will let you know about our new vehicle specials. Contact us for more information!

 

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