How Much Can the 2021 RAM 1500 Tow?

2021 Ram 1500 Towing

How much can a RAM 1500 tow? What can a RAM 1500 tow? These are the top questions that many Kendall truck shoppers often ask when they visit our Miami dealership. While the 2021 RAM 1500 towing capacity varies based on which engine that you choose, you can tow up to 12,750 pounds with the available 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine. Whether you want efficiency or a powerhouse performance on the roads, you’ll find just what you’re looking for with the 2021 RAM 1500. Learn more about the 2021 RAM 1500 towing capabilities, performance specs, and towing features with the team at Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM.

2021 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine

With the 2021 RAM 1500, your options range from the standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6 gas engine to upgrades like the eTorque Mild Hybrid System, which makes it easier for Hialeah truck shoppers to find the configuration that can handle their toughest tasks. Looking for fuel-saving perks that a diesel power engine offers? We have you covered! Explore the different 2021 RAM 1500 performance specs below:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

The standard V6 comes paired with a class-exclusive TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission.

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

Increase your towing power to 11,610 pounds and make heads turn with the iconic capabilities that are expected from HEMI® engines. 

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

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

For best-in-class diesel torque and diesel towing capacity, opt for the available EcoDiesel V6.

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

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque

This class-exclusive eTorque mild hybrid technology enhances both performance and efficiency for an extra 130 lb-feet of torque. For the maximum towing capacity, this is the engine you want to tow your small boat or camper down Miami Lakes streets.

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

For head-turning and exciting performance, this powerhouse engine needs to be under the hood. The supercharged HEMI® V8 produces near-instantaneous torque for an impressive speed of 14,600 rpm and a 0-to-60 time of 4.5 seconds. 

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

2021 RAM 1500 Towing Features

When properly equipped with the optional towing features, your heavy-duty pickup truck will make towing and hauling tasks significantly easier, not to mention it can boost the 2021 RAM 1500 towing capacity to its 12,750-lb maximum. These advanced features help make your towing and hauling safer and stronger: 

  • 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
  • And more!

Find the New RAM 1500 for Sale in Miami

Are you ready to see firsthand how the new RAM 1500 can enhance your overall driving and towing experience? Contact Planet Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM today! We’ll get you behind the driver’s seat for your test drive. We’ll discuss what can a 2021 RAM 1500 tow safely and the features needed to get your job tasks done. Apply for financing right from home today!

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