2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

September 27th, 2021 by

2021 RAM 1500 Towing Boat

No matter which engine model you choose, you’ll be getting impressive towing power with the 2021 RAM 1500. The standard model supports a towing capacity of up to 7,730 pounds, while the top-line 5.7L HEMI® V8 can tow a staggering 12,750 pounds! No matter if you’re looking for heavy-duty towing or fuel efficiency on the streets of Camden, there’s a RAM 1500 model for you. The all-new 2021 model brings a new TRX trim option with a supercharged 6.2L HEMI® V8 engine, along with a new trailer tire pressure monitoring system. We’ve got performance specs, engine options, and towing features below, so keep reading! Then head to our RAM 1500 online inventory to pick out your favorite model.



RAM 1500 Towing Capacity, Engine Power, & More

With a powerful standard engine and four available upgrade models, Sheridan drivers are sure to find plenty to love in the 2021 RAM 1500. You can easily customize your RAM 1500 truck for whatever you need, whether it’s carrying heavy cargo with the maxed-out towing capacity or heading out on an off-road adventure with the fuel-saving diesel engine. Check out the full range of standard and available engine models along with performance specs below:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

The base standard for every RAM 1500, this V6 engine comes with a class-exclusive TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission.

  • 7,730-pound max towing capacity
  • 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 305 hp

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

Towing power increases to 11,610 pounds along with the legendary capability of the HEMI V8 engine.

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

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

Best-in-class diesel torque and a higher towing capacity are just some of the benefits you can expect from the EcoDiesel V6.

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque

This model features RAM’s exclusive eTorque mild hybrid technology, adding an extra 130 lb-feet of torque. This model maxes out the RAM 1500 towing capacity at 12,750 pounds.

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

This powerhouse model is the best option for those who are looking for top-of-the-line speed. The 6.2L supercharged HEMI® V8 takes you from 0-to-60 in just 4.5 seconds with 650 lb-feet of torque.

  • 118-mph top speed 
  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 702 hp

RAM 1500: Towing Features

The RAM 1500 comes with a wide range of optional towing features designed to enhance your driving experience and make heavy-duty towing and hauling easier for you. Hitch up a camper, boat, trailer, or anything else to the back of your truck and hit the road with ease. Check out our favorite advanced towing features for the RAM 1500:

  • 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!

Lease or Finance a 2021 RAM 1500 with Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

If you’re ready to take the next step towards owning a powerful 2021 RAM 1500, contact our office to set up a test drive and get up close and personal! You can also check out our finance center and even apply for financing online.


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