2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

2021 RAM 1500 Towing at Construction Site

If you’re someone who needs some serious power for their Humboldt jobs and are considering the RAM 1500, then you’re probably wondering, “How much can a RAM 1500 tow?” The 2021 RAM 1500 towing capacity maxes out at 12,750 pounds when properly equipped. Learn what else this powerful pickup truck can do for you with Allen Samuels Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram (Jackson), and experience the power of this vehicle for yourself when you visit our dealership for a test drive. 

RAM 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine

How much can a RAM 1500 tow? While the maximum amount you’ll be able to pull on the Dyersburg roads is 12,750 pounds, the RAM 1500 towing capacity varies depending one which engine option you choose. Here is the performance specs of each available RAM 1500 engine option: 

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

  • 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 305 horsepower
  • TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission
  • 7,730-pound max towing capacity

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

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

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 702 horsepower
  • 118-mph top speed 
  • 0-to-60 time of just 4.5 seconds

Other RAM 1500 Towing Features

The 12,750-pound RAM 1500 towing capacity is complemented with stunningly efficient towing features that can help you get the job done right without breaking a sweat. Tow with confidence on the Brownsville roads with the following features: 

  • Electronic Stability Control 
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Available multifunction tailgate with signature 60/40 split doors
  • Available 360° Surround View Camera
  • Available Power-Fold Tow Mirrors
  • Available Trailer Camera Wiring
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Trailer Light Check
  • Trailer-Tow Power-Fold Mirrors
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • And more!

Curious to see what real pulling power feels like? Take a test drive at our dealership in Jackson, and visit our finance center to discuss your buying and leasing options. 

Experience the RAM 1500 Power at Allen Samuels Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram (Jackson) 

Feel the RAM 1500 towing capacity for yourself when you visit our dealership today. Contact us to explore our inventory and even apply for financing.

 

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