2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

December 14th, 2020 by

2021 RAM 2500 towing a boat

If you’re someone who takes on Hudson jobs that need ample horsepower, then you might be wondering, “How many pounds can the RAM 2500 tow?” The 2021 RAM 2500 towing limit is an impressive 19,680 pounds when properly equipped. To see what else this powerful pickup truck can offer, explore the 2021 RAM 2500 towing capacity and features with Bernard's Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, and feel free to visit us online or in-person to peruse our very own RAM 2500 inventory

RAM 2500 Towing Capacity by Engine 

To hit the 2021 RAM 2500 towing limit, you need a powerful engine under the hood. Luckily, you get the choice of two powerful engines. To see which engine is the best option for your Amery jobs, here are the engine specs for both options: 

6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine: 

  • 410 of horsepower
  • 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 17,540 pounds of towing capacity
  • 4,010 pounds of payload capacity
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6:

  • 370 horsepower
  • 850 b-ft of torque
  • 19,680 pounds of towing capacity
  • 3,160 pounds of payload capacity
  • 6-speed automatic transmission 

If speed is your priority, then the 6.4L engine is the better choice. However, if you need a little extra push for hauling a boat, camper, or work supplies around, then the 6.7L engine will help you get the job done.

Additional RAM 2500 Towing Features

The 2021 RAM 2500 towing capacity maxes out at 19,680 pounds. However, the towing capability doesn’t stop there. With several additional towing features, here are some ways the RAM 2500 can help you tow confidently on the Minneapolis roads: 

  • 12,000 Pound WARN® ZEON-12 Winch 
  • Surround View Camera with Trailer Reverse Guidance View 
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System 
  • Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension with Bed Lowering Mode 
  • Gooseneck Prep Package with Rear-Axle Crossmember 
  • BILSTEIN® Gas-Charged Monotube Shocks
  • Front and Rear Locking Differentials
  • Electronic Front Sway Bar

How many pounds can the RAM 2500 tow? With just under 20,000 pounds of towing capability, a powerful engine, and a plethora of additional towing features, you can be sure that the RAM 2500 can handle your heaviest payload without breaking a sweat. 

Find Your RAM 2500 at Bernard's Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

Now that you know about the 2021 RAM 2500 towing capacity, visit Bernard's Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram online or in-person to experience this powerhouse pickup truck for yourself. Contact us to explore our inventory and even apply for financing.

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