Ram Trucks Towing Capabilities
With the Ram brand of trucks , you’re investing in a vehicle that is built to last and delivers exceptional towing abilities. Here is a rundown of the towing capabilities of each 2017 Ram truck model. Please note that all figures will depend on how the truck is equipped, its weight distribution, and other factors.
On the Ram 1500, buyers can choose from among three engine options. The base V6 engine can tow up to 7,610 pounds and has a maximum payload rating of 1,890 pounds. With the available diesel V6, the Ram 1500 can tow up to 9,210 and carry up to 1,600 pounds. Finally, the powerful V8 can tow up to 10,640 pounds and carry up to 1,800 pounds.
With the Ram 2500, there are three engines to choose from. The base 5.7-liter V8 engine offers towing power up to 11,890 pounds and maximum payload of 3,059 pounds. With the available 6.4-liter V8, the Ram 2500 will be able to tow up to 13,320 pounds and has a maximum payload rating of 3,987 pounds. For maximum towing power, the 6.7-liter Cummins® turbo diesel can handle up to 17,980 pounds and has a maximum payload rating of 3,059 pounds.
The Ram 3500 has two engine options. The first is a 6.4-liter V8 that has a maximum towing capacity of 16,520 pounds and a maximum payload capacity of 7,390 pounds. For mind-blowing towing power, buyers can choose the 6.7-liter Cummins® Turbo Diesel that can handle up to 31,210 pounds for towing and 6,720 pounds of payload.
You can find all of these Ram models right here at Paulding Chrysler Dodge Jeep® Ram. Stop by to see which one is the right fit for your towing needs, whether you are transporting a boat, horse trailer, work equipment, or personal equipment you need moved.