How Much Can a RAM 3500 Tow?

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2021 Ram 3500 Towing a Trailer


When you need a heavy-duty pickup truck designed for both work and play, the 2021 RAM 3500 should be at the top of your list. Its robust performance specs prove that it is up for any challenge at the Tuscumbia job site. If you have been considering this rugged yet refined, pickup, you may be asking, “How much can a RAM 3500 tow?” When properly equipped, the 2021 RAM 3500 towing capacity reaches a maximum of 22,670 pounds! This is plenty of power to tow a boat or a trailer with ease. If this sounds like the right truck for you, check out this guide to the RAM 3500 towing capacity.


Choose Your RAM 3500 Engine

Your engine choice determines how much towing power you will have on the roads of Muscle Shoals. While both certainly have their merits, you will need to opt for the 6.7L Cummins® turbo diesel I6 engine to reach the maximum RAM 3500 towing capacity. See how the two engine options stack up below in terms of performance and towing power.

6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 Engine

  • 22,670 pounds of towing capacity
  • 370 max hp
  • 850 lb-ft of torque
  • 6,840-pounds of maximum payload

6.4L HEMI® V8

  • 18,210 pounds of towing capacity
  • 410 horsepower
  • 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 7,680-pounds of maximum payload capacity

Performance Features for the RAM 3500

Now that you know how much the RAM 3500 can tow, you may be wondering about other performance features this truck has to offer. The following features are sure to amp up your daily drives in Killen and help you to tow safely and with ease:

  • Class-Exclusive Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension
  • Available 360° Surround View Camera
  • Available Trailer Monitoring
  • Integrated towing hardware

What Can I Tow With a RAM 3500?

The RAM 3500 towing capacity is quite impressive. It is certainly capable of towing a boat or trailer to your next weekend getaway. Towing the following items is a breeze for the 2021 RAM 3500.

  • ATV
  • Jet ski
  • Boat
  • Camper
  • RV
  • Trailer

Check Out the RAM 3500 Today

So, how much can a RAM 3500 tow? Now you know that it really depends on the engine and configuration you choose. The team at Greenway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Florence would be more than happy to further discuss the RAM 3500 towing capacity and get you behind the wheel for a test drive to help you choose the perfect trim level for your towing needs. Contact us today for more information, and be sure to take a look at our new vehicle specials for added savings on this iconic truck.

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