2020 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

October 5th, 2020 by


How much can a RAM 1500 tow? The 2020 RAM 1500, depending on what sort of configuration you get, can tow an immense 12,750 pounds at its absolute maximum. However, there are a lot of RAM 1500 configurations for your Camden driving needs and we’re about to go into detail, so keep it here for our primer on the RAM 1500 towing capacity. We’ve got everything there is to know about the RAM 1500 towing capacity as well as a big stock of new 2500 and 3500 RAM HD trucks. We can even help you compare the 1500 vs. 2500 or other trucks to ensure you’re getting the right truck for your towing needs!

RAM 1500: Engines and Towing Capacities

The 2020 RAM 1500 gives truck fans in Sheridan a whole lot to love, including several engine options that offer varying levels of power. However, no matter your engine, you’ll receive a Class-Exclusive TorqueFlite® 8-speed automatic transmission as standard equipment. Have a gander at other great RAM 1500 specs:

  • 3.6L V6 24V VVT eTorque Engine Upg I—The basic engine option on the Dodge RAM 1500 has 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque with a maximum towing capacity of 7,730 pounds

  • 5.7L V8 HEMI® MDS VVT Engine—with this next most powerful RAM 1500 engine, you can get 395 hp, 410 lb-ft of torque, and 11,610 pounds towing
  • 5.7L V8 HEMI® MDS VVT eTorque Engine—You’re getting the same horsepower and torque of the last option, except this engine offers an even more powerful 12,750 pounds
  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine—Despite having fewer cylinders than the gasoline equivalent, you’re getting 12,560 pounds of monstrous towing combined with 260 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque

Each trim offers Pinebluff drivers differing payload capacities, anywhere between 2,100 and 2,300 pounds. You’ve also got a Best-in-Class brake size, with 14.9 inch brakes that provide a smooth and quick stop.

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