The Impressive 2022 Ram 2500 Towing Capacity

January 7th, 2022 by
2022 RAM 2500 Towing a Boat

Are you in the market for a pickup that can dominate tough towing tasks and any Fort Worth jobsite? That’s the new RAM 2500. How much can a RAM 2500 tow? The maximum 2022 RAM 2500 towing capacity is an incredible 20,000 pounds when properly equipped. Below, we’ll take a closer look at how much this truck can tow and explore the 2500 engines, box sizes, and more.

How Much Can a RAM 2500 Tow?

When properly equipped, this heavy-duty RAM pickup truck can tow an impressive 20,000 pounds, which should be enough to suit just about any Weatherford driver’s needs. At the low range, it can tow a very respectable 9,470 pounds. The exact 2022 RAM 2500 towing capacity depends on how you configure yours. For instance, how much can a RAM 2500 tow when equipped with the V8 engine compared to the diesel option? The RAM 2500 towing capacity with the gasoline 6.4 V8 engine maxes out at 17,540 pounds, while the 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel engine can get you to that 20,000-pound capacity.

What Can You Tow with the 2022 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity?

What can’t you tow with the 20,000-pound 2022 RAM 2500 towing capacity? Here are just some of the things this truck can handle pulling along our Benbrook roads:

  • Camper trailer
  • Horse trailer
  • Large flatbed trailer
  • Large enclosed utility trailer
  • Dump trailer
  • Sailboat
  • Aluminum fishing boat
  • Fiberglass fishing boat
  • Some cabin cruiser boats
  • Pontoon boat
  • ATVs
  • Motorcycles
  • Jet skis

How to Get the Maximum 2022 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

How do box size and drivetrain affect the 2022 RAM 2500 towing capacity? To achieve the maximum towing capacity, configure your 2500 with: the diesel engine, the 8-foot box, 4×2 drivetrain, and 3.2 axle ratio. The following options will impact your truck’s towing capacity:


  • 6.4L Heavy Duty V8 HEMI® with MDS
  • 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel Engine

Box Length

  • 8 feet
  • 6 feet 4 inches


  • 4×2
  • 4×4

Axle Ratio

  • 3.73
  • 4.10

Test Drive the New RAM 2500 at Moritz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

You really need to get behind the wheel of this truck to experience its raw power for yourself. You can do that today by visiting Moritz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Fort Worth, but you can also get started right now by filling out our online application for financing. We’re just down the road from Azle. Contact us today to learn more!


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