How Much Can the 2020 RAM 1500 Tow?

2020 Ram 1500

The 2020 RAM 1500 is a powerful pickup, even for its older model year. With up to 12,750 pounds of towing capacity available when properly equipped, the RAM 1500 can trailer materials to the worksite or your boat to the lake. Find out more about the 2020 RAM 1500 engines, their towing capacity, and the towing features available with Cornerstone Plymouth and see why the RAM 1500 is such a popular truck on the Minneapolis streets!



2020 RAM 1500: Towing Capacity by Engine 

The 2020 RAM 1500 towing capacity is best linked to its engine. With three gas engines and one diesel engine available across the lineup, you can customize the power you need for the job. Each engine comes standard with an 8-speed automatic transmission for smooth shifting. Check out the RAM 1500 engine specs below and see which one will help you get the job done in Maple Grove!

3.6L Pentastar® V6 eTorque Engine

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

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine:

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

5.7L HEMI® V8 eTorque Engine:

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

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine: 

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

2020 RAM 1500: Towing Features

Whether you’re towing for work or play, the 2020 RAM 1500 makes it easy. With versatile truckbed and cabin options, safety features, and performance features that sync together with hauling and trailering, the RAM 1500 is ready for whatever the road throws at it. See some of the features available on the 2020 RAM 1500 that will make your Minnetonka drive smooth and enjoyable:

  • Large Brakes: Capable of impressive stopping power, 1500 boasts 14.9-inch brakes to ensure you stop when you need to.
  • TorqueFlite® Transmission: Aligning with the eTorque transmission, this transmission allows the RAM 1500 truck to get up to 20 city / 25 highway mpg ratings.
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path and Trailer Detection: Let the RAM 1500 watch your back with these driver assistance safety features that check your blind spots and account for trailer length.
  • Multi-Function Tailgate: The tailgate on this 2020 RAM has a 60/40 split for easy access and maximum storage capabilities. 

2018 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

Engine options and specs for the 2018 model year are as follows:

  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine with eTorque
    • 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque
    • 7,730-lb max towing capacity
  • 5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine
    • 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque
    • 11,610-lb max towing capacity
  • 5.7L HEMI® Engine with eTorque
    • 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque
    • 12,750-lb max towing capacity

2019 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity

You’ll get a great deal and a lot of power by choosing a 2019 RAM 1500:

  • 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine
    • 10,620-lb max towing capacity
    • 1,880-lb max gas payload

Discover Your Next 2020 RAM 1500 at Cornerstone Plymouth!

The 2020 RAM 1500 towing capacity is only one of the performance features to love on this pickup. Learn more about the RAM 1500, or more of your favorite models, at our automotive research hub. Ready to drive a 2020 RAM 1500 home? Then, contact Cornerstone Plymouth to schedule a test drive in Plymouth!


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