2019 Ram 1500 Towing Capacity Reaches up to 12,750 Pounds

October 24th, 2018 by

2019 Ram 1500 Towing

The2019 Ram 1500 towing capacity encourages you to go further and take more. Whether you need to carry construction supplies from Rice Lake to Hayward or bring a powerboat up to Cumberland, the Ram 1500 won’t break a sweat.

2019 Ram 1500 Payload and Power

The 2019 Ram 1500 towing capacity remains strong across the lineup, but just how much you can pull is going to depend on the engine you choose. You options include:

  • 3.6L Pentastar V6: Makes up to 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque for a maximum towing capacity of 7,730 pounds.
  • 5.7L HEMI V8: Makesup to 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque for a best-in-class maximum towing capacity of 12,750 pounds.

You’ll also enjoy payload ratings up to 2,300 pounds., so feel free to stack the cargo bed high and heavy.

Each engine calls on an available revolutionary eTorque mild hybrid system that replaces the traditional alternator with a 48-volt battery-powered, belt-driven motor generator. That’s why everything from performance to payload is improved while still cutting down on fuel consumption.

2019 Ram 1500 Towing Features

The Ram 1500’s incredible towing wouldn’t be possible without its phenomenal high-strength steel frame, which uses 98% high-strength steel for maximum durability under heavy loads. You’ll also find a wide range of standard and available features designed to improve towing and off-road performance.

Features include:

  • Max Tow Package: Includes the Trailer Tow Group (trailer tow mirrors, brake control and a Class IV receiver hitch enhance), 10-Inch Dana 60 Axle, 3.92:1 Rear Axle Ratio, and LT 18-Inch OWL On-/Off-Road Tires.
  • Class-Exclusive Active-Level Four Corner Air Suspension: Automatic load-levelling adjusts weight distribution for confident towing across even the most challenging of terrain.
  • Class-Exclusive Standard TorqueFlite 8-Speed Transmission: Utilizes next-generation technology to handle shift changes and points for efficiency, performance, and drivability, regardless of how much you’re hauling behind you.

2019 Ram 1500 Towing Trailer

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