2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

September 30th, 2021 by

2021 Ram 1500 Towing

How much can a RAM 1500 tow? The RAM 1500 towing capacity goes up to 12,750 pounds with the available 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine. If you’re looking for more fuel efficiency, you can find the right trim level to give you the right balance of power and fuel economy! The 2021 RAM 1500 has the all-new TRX trim, that comes with a supercharged 6.2L HEMI® V8 engine, as well as a trailer tire pressure monitoring system. Learn more about how much a RAM 1500 can tow below with Ron Bouchard Chrysler Dodge RAM! 

RAM 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Specs

Depending on the engine option you opt for in Leominster, then you can expect various RAM 1500 towing capacities. However, with several options, you can really tune the power to your liking as well as your need for the worksite. See the engine options along with their respective specs below:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

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

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

  • 12,560-pound max towing capacity (best-in-class diesel towing capacity)
  • 480 lb-ft of torque (best-in-class diesel torque)
  • 260 hp

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque

  • 12,750-pound max towing capacity
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 395 hp
  • Class-exclusive eTorque mild hybrid technology

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

  • 118-mph top speed 
  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 702 hp
  • Near instantaneous torque for a maximum speed of 14,600 rpm 
  • 0-to-60 time of 4.5 seconds

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How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow When Properly Equipped?

To help navigate towing on the Gardner roads, there are many optional towing features. Not to mention, they can boost the towing capacity to the 12,750-pound maximum. Take a look at some of the features below: 

  • Hill Start Assist
  • Trailer Light Check
  • Trailer-Tow Power-Fold Mirrors
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • Electronic Stability Control and 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
  • And more!

Test Drive a 2021 RAM 1500 at Ron Bouchard Chrysler Dodge RAM 

Numbers are just numbers until you come into Ron Bouchard Chrysler Dodge RAM and experience the RAM 2021 power and thrill yourself! Contact us to set up an appointment today and we will get you behind this truck as soon as possible. Forward looking shoppers, be sure to research the 2022 RAM 1500 Dimensions


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