How Much Can the RAM 1500 Tow?

June 9th, 2018 by

2019 Ram 1500 towing small trailer

The latest RAM 1500 is the strongest model yet with a best-in-class V8 towing of 12,750 pounds! Add in the max payload of 2,300 pounds and tough features like the off-road packages and advanced 4×4 systems, and you have a world-class truck that will thrill drivers from St. Charles to Naperville.

RAM 1500 Specs

The superior RAM 1500 towing capacity is the result of expert engineering. The RAM 1500 stands out against competitors like the Ford F-150 with features like a 98-percent high-strength steel frame and TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. Engine options include:

Horsepower Torque Max Towing
3.6L Pentastar V6 305 hp 269 lb-ft 7,730 pounds
5.7L HEMI V8 395 hp 410 lb-ft 11,610 pounds
5.7L HEMI V8 + eTorque 395 hp 410 lb-ft 12,750 pounds

Plus, you can customize your RAM 1500 with plenty of cutting-edge packages. Try off-road features like Active-Level Four Corner Air suspension and ELocker Electronic Locking Rear Differential, or try the efficiency-boosting available eTorque mild hybrid system. The choice is up to you!

Find Out More About the RAM 1500

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