2020 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

March 19th, 2020 by

A 2020 RAM 1500 Towing a Boat

The reimagined 2020 RAM 1500 offers drivers in Orland Park a stylish new vehicle with a variety of ways to load the truck bed, thanks to the available multifunction tailgate. As a result, there’s one question we’re often asked about this light-duty pickup: “How much can a RAM 1500 tow?” Whether your needs are for business or pleasure, the new RAM 1500 will get the job done. Read on to learn more about the RAM 1500 towing capacity and how it can benefit you on and off the job site.



How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow?

The available 5.7L HEMI® V8 in the 2020 RAM 1500 possesses a gas towing capacity of up to 12,750 pounds. This stylish vehicle has a variety of engine options that will allow you to haul whatever you need — wherever you need it. Each engine comes standard with a Class-Exclusive TorqueFlite® 8-speed automatic transmission, but check out the other engine options:

3.6L V6 24V VVT eTorque Engine

  • 305 hp
  • 269 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capability – 7,730 pounds

5.7L V8 HEMI® MDS VVT Engine

  • Produces up to 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capability – 11,610 pounds

5.7L V8 HEMI® MDS VVT eTorque Engine

  • Produces up to 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capability – 12,750 pounds

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine

  • 260 hp
  • 480 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum towing capacity – 12,560 pounds (the highest tow rating for diesel in the class)

RAM 1500 Exterior Features for Easier & Safer Towing

In addition to the RAM 1500 towing capacity, you may also be curious to learn more about the truck’s features. This innovative vehicle has available exterior features, sure to make towing and hauling around Orland Park a cinch:

  • 22-inch wheels
  • Power side running boards
  • Driver and passenger heated mirrors
  • Dampened tailgate release
  • Class-exclusive RamBox® Cargo Management System
  • Active-Level™ air suspension

Discover Your New 2020 RAM 1500 Today at Bettenhausen CDJR!

So, how much can a RAM 1500 tow? As you can see, Dodge offers several options to suit your needs. Our experienced finance team near Mokena and New Lenox will work out the deal that’s best for you. Contact us to get behind the wheel of a new or used RAM 1500 and see everything the lineup has to offer. If you’re impressed by the RAM 1500 towing capacity and ready to get the ball rolling, apply for financing from the comfort of your home or office!

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