2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

January 14th, 2021 by

2021 RAM 2500 towing a boat

How much can a RAM 2500 tow? You’ll find a maximum towing capacity of around 19,680 pounds in the new RAM 2500. The new RAM 2500 carries plenty of power to handle your work and play around St. Clairsville, OH without flinching. Discover more about the RAM 2500 engine specs, towing features, and more with Elm Grove Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, then check out our new RAM 2500 inventory online. 


New RAM 2500 Engine Specifications

The new RAM 2500 towing capacity is fueled by two powerful engines tucked under the hood. Whether you’re gearing up for the job site or that family getaway, you’ll find that both garner unbelievable power as you work and play around Martins Ferry, OH. To find out which engine best fits your lifestyle, check out the engine specs on the new RAM 2500: 

6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine 

  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic 
  • Towing Capacity: 17,540 pounds
  • Payload Capacity: 4,010 pounds
  • Horsepower: 410
  • Torque: 429 lb-ft

6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6

  • Transmission: 6-speed automatic 
  • Towing Capacity: 19,680 pounds
  • Payload Capacity: 3,160 pounds
  • Horsepower: 370 horsepower
  • Torque: 850 b-ft

While the 6.4L generates slightly more horsepower, the 6.7L provides nearly 2,000 pounds more towing capacity.

New RAM 2500 Towing Capacity Features

The new RAM 2500 towing capacity is enhanced by a suite of additional towing features to ensure that you transport your heaviest cargo securely and safely around Steubenville, OH. Here are a few of the features you’ll find in the new RAM 2500 to help you tow with increased confidence: 

  • Surround View Camera with Trailer Reverse Guidance View: Ensures an extra set of eyes as you’re reversing your trailer on the road. 
  • 12,000 Pound WARN® ZEON-12 Winch: Seamlessly attaches to your new RAM 2500 for extra-secure towing. 
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System: Maintains your trailer tire pressure and displays information right on your dashboard. 
  • BILSTEIN® Gas-Charged Monotube Shocks: Ensures the extra lift you need on those bumpy Wheeling backroads. 
  • Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension with Bed Lowering Mode: An additional feature on the new RAM 2500 that helps you haul heavier cargo without flinching. 
  • Gooseneck Prep Package with Rear-Axle Crossmember: You’ll find this innovative towing feature installed within the RAM 2500 bed to hook onto your trailer securely. 
  • Electronic Front Sway Bar: Keeps your trailer stable and steady, regardless of your load. 
  • Front and Rear Locking Differentials: Provides the added peace of mind and security you need at work and play on the road. 

No matter what the task at hand is, you can rely on the new RAM 2500 to provide the power and security you need when you need it. Our finance department is also here when you need us and can help you apply for financing online and answer any questions you may have! 

Discover the New RAM 2500 at Elm Grove Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

You’ve asked, “How much can a RAM 2500 tow?” Now experience firsthand the RAM 2500 towing capacity and performance firsthand when you visit Elm Grove Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. Contact us for more information about our new vehicle specials and any additional information about the new RAM 2500 as you prepare to get behind the wheel!


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