How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow?

April 29th, 2022 by

2022 RAM 1500 towing an ATV through large puddle

The new RAM 1500 doesn’t need any further introduction as it has been one of the toughest light-duty pickup trucks for work. But how powerful is it exactly? How much can a RAM 1500 tow? The 2022 RAM 1500 towing capacity goes all the way up to 12,750 pounds when it is properly equipped! If you’re thinking that’s a whole lot of power, it is and you will be able to find a model with a lower towing capacity that is more suitable for your needs in Livingston. Learn more below!



2022 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Options

Depending on which engine you go for near Nacogdoches, the new RAM 1500 towing capacity will vary. In this lineup, you can find brute performance and speed in the RAM 1500 TRX, diesel-powered models, and more! So how much can a RAM 1500 tow when paired with each of its engine options? Take a look at the engine specs as well as its respective RAM 1500 towing capacity below: 

3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine with eTorque

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

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine

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

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with eTorque

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

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8 Engine

  • 702 hp
  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 8,100-pound towing capacity

2022 RAM 1500 Towing & Performance Features

While the engines in this lineup is a big part of the new RAM 1500 towing capacities, there are other design and technology features that help push the capacities to what they are. Some of these features include: 

  • HIgh-strength steel frame
  • 360-degree Surround View Camera
  • Trailer Reverse Steering Control
  • Blind Spot Monitoring system
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • Active-Level™ adaptive air suspension
  • Active air dam

Enjoy these features and more when you save on your purchase with our new vehicle specials

Experience the RAM 1500 Power at Southern Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram 

Test drive the RAM 1500 at our Lufkin lot today and then shop for one online! If your favorite trim isn’t available, place a custom order with us and we can get you the exact 2022 RAM 1500 that you want for your Center needs.


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