Explore the 2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

August 4th, 2021 by
2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 towing a trailer


Many Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram drivers ask us at Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, “How much can a RAM 2500 tow?” The 2021 RAM 2500 is a robust pickup that can easily handle challenging tasks in Camden and beyond. This beastly pickup provides the strength needed to tow tens of thousands of pounds with ease with two powerful engine options. Learn more below about the 2021 RAM 2500 towing capacity from your friends at Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. 

How Much Can a RAM 2500 Tow?

The RAM 2500 towing capacity varies by the engine:

  • 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine: With this engine, the RAM 2500 can tow up to 17,540 pounds and has a 4,010-pound max payload capacity. 
  • 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine: RAM drivers around Sheridan enjoy the remarkable performance of this engine with an astounding max towing capacity of 19,680 pounds and maximum payload capacity of 3,160 pounds.

2021 RAM 2500 Engine Specs

  • Standard: The 2021 RAM 2500 comes standard with the 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine that provides best-in-class 410 hp with 429 lb-ft of torque. 
  • Diesel: Pinebluff drivers needing to tow a little more weight should choose the 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine. It produces 370 hp with 850 lb-ft of torque!

Available RAM 2500 Towing Features

Now that we’ve answered the question, “How much can a RAM 2500 tow?” let’s take a look at the available RAM 2500 towing features that complement its impressive towing capacity:

  • Bed Lowering Mode: Includes a dynamic centerline display with a hookup assist.
  • 12,000-pound ratedWarn® Zeon-12 Winch: With this attached,you won’t have to worry about kinking or fraying despite its lightweight. 
  • Trailer Camera Wiring: This system can accommodate two cameras positioned strategically on or within your trailer for safer towing on Pinebluff roads. The video feeds directly into the Uconnect® touchscreen in the cabin. 

Test Drive a 2021 RAM 2500 at Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

Are you ready to tow your boat, RV, or work trailer with confidence? If so, we invite you to test drive a new RAM 2500HD at Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. You can check out our inventory online and even apply for financing before you stop by. Also, don’t forget to browse our new RAM specials. What are you waiting for? Contact us today!

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