2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

December 31st, 2020 by

2021 RAM 1500 Towing Boat
Berwick drivers looking for a powerful truck to get them around the job site or handle the trailer for weekend getaways should look no further than the 2021 RAM 1500. How much can a RAM 1500 tow? Towing Capacity for the RAM varies depending on the engine options, but with the available 5.7L  HEMI® V8 engine, you can tow up to 12,750 pounds. Find the efficient handling and top performance features you need with one of its five engine options.

Debuting this year is the new trailer tire pressure monitoring system and an amazing new TRX trim which features a supercharged 6.2 HEMI® V8 engine.

Learn more about what you can expect out of the 2021 RAM 1500 towing capacity at Southland Dodge.

2021 RAM 1500: Performance Specs

Take on the toughest tasks while having a customized RAM 1500 experience. With five engine options, drivers can choose from the standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6 gas engine to the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6. Whether Des Allmands drivers need the full RAM 1500 towing capacity or need the perks of fuel-saving diesel power, they can find their perfect RAM 1500 engine. Check out the performance specs below and see how much a RAM 1500 can tow:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

All RAM 1500 engines come paired with the class-exclusive TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission.

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

Available 5.0L HEMI® V8

Get the increased towing power of 11,610 pounds while still enjoying the extraordinary capability expected from HEMI engines.

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

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

Achieve best-in-class diesel torque and diesel towing capacity with the available EcoDiesel V6.

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

Get enhanced performance and efficiency of an additional 130 lb-feet of torque with the class-exclusive eTorque Mild Hybrid technology. Those looking to get the maximum RAM 1500 towing capacity should enjoy this engine option.

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

This supercharged HEMI® V8 delivers near-instantaneous torque for a maximum speed of 14,600 rpm and a 0-to-60 time of just 4.5 seconds. Those looking for speed will want this powerhouse under the hood.

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

Explore the different RAM 1500 trims with Southland Dodge to see which configuration has the right amount of towing power for your heavy-duty jobs.

2021 RAM 1500: Towing Features

Equip the RAM 1500 with the right towing features to get the max 12,750 towing capacity and the most out of the daily heavy-duty towing. Hit the roads of Hahnville and safely tow the camper trailer or important supplies with these advanced features:

  • 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!

Find all your towing accessories with the parts center at Southland Dodge. Explore the RAM 1500 mpg ratings and other performance features in even more detail to see which configuration is the right choice for you.

Learn More About the RAM 1500 at Southland Dodge!

Now that you know how much a RAM 1500 can tow, find out which RAM 1500 suits your needs at Southland Dodge. Contact us and schedule a test drive to see these amazing performance features yourself. Our finance center is here to help you apply for financing, calculate payments, and take the power back on the roads of Berwick!


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