The Ram 1500 comes with a wide range of high-powered engines and has an 8-speed automatic transmission, which makes it a consistent and capable towing vehicle. It has a maximum towing capacity of 12,750 pounds.

Drivers in New City, Nanuet, and Pearl River can learn more about the Ram 1500's towing capacity with this comprehensive review from Rockland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.

Ram 1500 Engines and Performance

While each configuration of the Ram 1500 has an 8-speed automatic transmission, its engines vary slightly. For example, the Ram 1500 Big Horn comes standard with rear-wheel drive and provides a 3.6L V6 that produces 305 horsepower. It also has a 26-gallon fuel tank capacity. You can also opt for the Limited, which comes with a 5.7L V8, which produces 395 horsepower. Four-wheel drive is optional for all trims.

Whichever engine you choose, the Ram 1500 is known to be a smooth, comparatively quiet ride that performs well above standard, giving you the convenience that you want with all the comfort you need, and the freedom to drive how you desire.


Ram 1500 Towing Capacity

The Ram 1500 towing capacity will vary based on the engine you choose. The 3.6L V6 provides 7,730 pounds of towing, while the 5.7L V8 provides the maximum 12,750 pounds. You can also look to the optional diesel powertrain for the ideal mix of power and efficiency.

The safety systems in place for the Ram 1500 greatly enhance its reliability and thus towing capabilities, securing its ability to transport anything it needs to time and time again.


Ram 1500 Safety Features

The Ram 1500 also includes an extensive variety of technological safety features as standard. Electronic stability control is a priority when towing. There's also an exterior parking rear camera, steering wheel mounted audio controls, adjustable pedals, a rear window defroster, a low tire pressure warning, and a panic alarm, which help maintain the safety of both you and your trailer out on the road. Light control options range from fully automatic, delay-off, and auto-dimming to supply the best view of your driving environment, inside in addition to outside of the car. There are several trim levels that come with upgrades like parking sensors, and there are also optional frontal collision systems to aid crash prevention.

The wide availability of options maximizes the chances that your driving will be a success, matching features to the kind of driver that you are. The combination of features serves as an early warning system, preventing problems as and even before they arise. This efficient coverage on as well as off the road works to assist you and your driving for years to come.


Test the Ram 1500 Towing Capacity!

The Ram 1500 is an impressively advanced truck with advanced performance engine options and safety features that allow it to tow and haul what you need to where you need it to be. Its towing capacity can handle over 12,700 pounds of trailer weight, so you'll have all the confidence you need.

Drivers in New City, Nanuet, and Pearl River can search for their next Ram 1500 by stopping by Rockland CDJR today. Call or contact our dealership online to schedule a test drive!

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