How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow?

November 11th, 2020 by

2021 Ram 1500 Towing
If you’re like many Kyle drivers, you need reliable and capable power on your job sites or getaways. The RAM 1500 is known for its exceptional performance, but how much can a RAM 1500 tow? Backed by a powerful engine, the RAM 1500 towing capacity reaches an astounding 12,750 pounds when properly equipped. Learn about the other towing features unique to the RAM 1500 with South Point Dodge, and then visit us online or in-person to explore our RAM 1500 inventory.



RAM 1500 Towing Capacity By Engine

One thing you’ll get from the RAM 1500 besides impressive towing power on the Round Rock roads is variety. With five different powerful engines to choose, here are the stats on the RAM 1500 towing capacity by engine:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6:

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

Available 5.L HEMI® V8:

2021 Ram 1500 Side View
  • 11,610-pound max towing capacity
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 395 horsepower

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6:

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8:

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8:

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

For specific trims, see how the RAM 1500 Laramie Longhorn has changed with new features and a new name when you visit South Point Dodge.

Other RAM 1500 Towing Features

2021 RAM 1500 Towing Dashboard

You know how much the RAM 1500 can tow, but what else does the RAM 1500 bring to the table? To help you haul and drive with security, stability, and confidence on the Cedar Park roads, here are some other towing and vehicle features of 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

These are just some of the towing features of the RAM 1500. To see all of the available ways you can enhance every Austin drive, visit South Point Dodge.

Feel the RAM 1500 Power at South Point Dodge

Now that you know a little bit about what the RAM 1500 can do, visit South Point Dodge to find the right trim for your next job or trip. Contact us to explore our available RAM 1500 inventory and even apply for financing.


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