The 2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

2021 RAM 1500 Towing Boat

Find yourself looking for a new truck and asking, “how much can a RAM 1500 tow?” Well, when properly equipped, the 2021 RAM 1500 can tow a maximum of 12,750 pounds. That’s more than enough for any challenging project around Metairie. Keep reading to learn more about the RAM 1500 towing capacity from the experts here at Premier Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT, and if you have any questions, feel free to contact us!

How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow?

The RAM 1500 doesn’t back down from any challenge. Whether you need to tow a trailer or carry stonework to a worksite in Slidell, the RAM 1500 has got you covered. Take a look at the RAM 1500 maximum towing capacity and payload capacity for yourself so that you can know what to expect: 

2021 RAM 1500 Maximum Towing Capacity

  • 12,750 pounds

2021 RAM 1500 Maximum Payload Capacity

  • 2,300 pounds

RAM 1500 Towing Capacity: Engine Options

You get your choice between 5 different, powerful engines when you choose the 2021 RAM 1500. Each of these engines allow you to choose the amount of performance and power you want for your Covington jobs. You can check the specs for yourself below: 

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine 

  • Horsepower: 260-hp 
  • Torque: 480 lb-ft of torque 

3.6L PENTASTAR V6 engine with eTorque

  • Horsepower: 305-hp
  • Torque: 269 lb-ft 

5.7L HEMI V8 engine

  • Horsepower: 395-hp 
  • Torque: 410 lb-ft

5.7L HEMI V8 engine with eTorque

  • Horsepower: 395-hp
  • Torque: 410 lb-ft

6.2L Supercharged HEMI V8 engine

  • Horsepower: 702-hp 
  • Torque: 650 lb-ft

Certain engines are only available on particular trim levels of the RAM 1500. For example, the 6.2L Supercharged HEMI V8 engine is only available on the RAM 1500 TRX. 

Come to Premier Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT to Experience the 2021 RAM 1500!

Come to our New Orleans dealership and browse our selection of 2021 RAM 1500 models. Our team is happy to help you find the particular model and engine combination that will work for your particular needs. Our finance department can also help you determine how to best finance or lease your new RAM 1500. 


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