How Much Can the 2019 Ram 1500 Tow?

Of all the capabilities available in the Ram 1500, many might consider towing capacity to be the most important. Drivers from Napoleon to Bryan, OH turn to these trucks when they need reliable towing capability day in and day out. With V8 engines, sturdy steel frames, and a ream of available towing convenience technology, these trucks are optimal for trailering duty.

So, how much can the Ram 1500 actually tow?

The answer to that question isn't particularly simple. In fact, it depends on which features your truck has. The most significant of these features is the engine.

The base engine for the Ram 1500 is a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6. With 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque, this engine is ready tow up to 7,730 pounds. Move up to the available 5.7-liter HEMI V8 and you'll get 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. That's enough to lift the truck's towing capacity to 11,610 pounds. The highest towing capacity, however, arrives when you add the available eTorque system to the 5.7-liter HEMI V8. This combination allows for up to 12,750 pounds of towing.

The 2019 Ram 1500 could be the perfect truck for your towing needs. Come see it for yourself right here at Derrow Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Defiance. If you need directions, just give us a call.

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