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Ram 1500 Towing Capacity
When you’re on the search for a pickup truck with advanced powertrain and performance features for your commutes around Winter Haven, Lakeland, and Bartow, FL, one you may be considering is the Ram 1500. After all, it comes equipped with innovative technology and safety features, as well as a heavy payload and towing capacity.
Here at DCJR of Winter Haven, we’re dedicated to helping our drivers find the right truck for their lifestyle, and we know that starts here with the research process. Check out our handy breakdown of the 2019 Ram 1500 towing capacity review below to learn more!
When you have the freedom to tow heavy loads, a world of possibilities is open to you. Whether it’s hitching up a trailer and moving your kid into their first apartment or hauling your boat down to the lake on a warm summer day, the power to tow makes everything from moving to vacationing more streamlined.
How much your Ram 1500 will be able to tow is ultimately going to depend on which engine you end up choosing.
Max. Towing Capacity
3.6L Pentastar® V6 w/ eTorque
5.7L HEMI® V8
5.7L HEMI® V8 w/ eTorque Mild Hybrid System
The standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine with eTorque produces 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque capability. This engine is going to be able to tow up to 7,730 pounds when properly equipped.
The available 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine is going to produce 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque capability and will provide you with a maximum towing capacity of 11,610 pounds when properly equipped.
The final engine, the 5.7L HEMI® V8 w/ eTorque Mild Hybrid System, provides the same horsepower and torque stats found in the previous engine—395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque capability. However, it differs by providing a 12,750-pound maximum towing capacity when properly equipped.
Towing Technology Features on the Ram 1500
The Ram 1500 also includes a plethora of towing technology features designed to keep you safe and stable.
The available Class-Exclusive Active-Level™ Four-Corner Air Suspension helps you maintain a balanced and level ride when you’re hauling heavy payloads.
The standard ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera allows you to easily line up your trailer and hitch it up so you can get on the road without issue.
The available LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning-Plus with Lane Keep Assist helps you stay in your lane by alerting you when it senses you drifting. The Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path and Trailer Detection monitors your blind spots so you can easily merge.
Test Drive the Ram 1500!
Now that you know all about the powerful 2019 Ram 1500, it’s time to come on down to DCJR of Winter Haven to take it for a test drive for yourself. We’re dedicated to helping the drivers of Winter Haven, Lakeland, and Bartow, FL, every step of the way through their car-buying journey.