How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow?

2024 RAM 1500  towing a boat

How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow?

Looking for a rugged pickup truck that can take on any Port Huron job with ease? The new 2024 RAM 1500 towing capacity places it squarely in Best-in-Class territory, meaning you’ll be able to tow more, haul more, and work harder than ever before.

Just how much can a RAM 1500 tow? When properly equipped, the 2024 RAM 1500 can tow up to 12,750 pounds, plus it’s packed with even more incredible specs to get you from one job to the next comfortably and quickly. Learn more about what the 2024 RAM 1500 towing capacity can do for you below, then find your next new RAM truck among our inventory at Moran Blue Water Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram today!

2024 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity: Engine Options

No matter the adventure or job, the 2024 RAM 1500 towing capacity makes it easy to accomplish. The exact towing and payload capacity will depend on which RAM 1500 engine option that you choose. Available 2024 RAM 1500 engine options and their specifications, which are shown below:

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with eTorque

  • Towing capacity: Up to 12,750 pounds
  • Maximum torque: 410 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum horsepower: 395 hp
  • eTorque Mild Hybrid Technology System

3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine with eTorque

  • Towing capacity: Up to 7,730 pounds
  • Maximum torque: 273 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum horsepower: 305 hp
  • eTorque Mild Hybrid Technology System

Supercharged 6.2L HEMI® V8 Engine

    • Available on 2024 Ram 1500 TRX
  • Maximum torque: 650 lb-ft of torque
  • Maximum horsepower: 702 hp
  • Maximum top speed: 118 mph

2024 Ram 1500 Towing: Performance Features

Supporting the striking 2024 RAM 1500 towing capacity above are several features, including advanced towing and safety technology, rugged performance features, and more, all to help you handle any load with ease:

  • 98% high-strength steel frame
  • Available 360-degree Surround View Camera
  • Available Active-Level™ adaptive air suspension
  • Active air dam to reduce drag on high-speed hauls
  • And more

2024 RAM 1500 Weight Capacities by Trim

If you’re wondering what the new RAM 1500 payload capacity is or how much it can tow, we’ve broken down each trim’s weight ratings below, along with their starting MSRP. You can always contact us for more information about your favorite 2024 RAM 1500 model!

2024 RAM 1500 Rebel®

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 6,900 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 1,580 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 7,210 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 12,900 pounds

2024 RAM 1500 Tradesman® HFE

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 6,010 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 1,220 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 6,740 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 11,900 pounds

2024 RAM 1500 Big Horn®

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 6,800 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 2,010 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 6,740 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 11,900 pounds

2024 RAM 1500 Laramie®

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 6,900 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 1,890 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 6,520 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 11,900 pounds

2024 RAM 1500 Limited Longhorn™

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 6,900 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 1,700 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 6,330 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 11,900 pounds

2024 RAM 1500 Limited

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 6,900 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 1,550 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 8,190 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 13,900 pounds

2024 RAM 1500 Tradesman®

  • Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR): 7,100 pounds
  • Ram 1500 payload capacity: 2,320 pounds
  • Ram 1500 towing capacity: 7,760 pounds
  • Gross combined weight rating (GCWR): 12,900 pounds

2024 Ram 2500 Towing Capacity:

While the 2024 RAM 2500 towing capacity is impressive, you’ll be equally impressed by the 2024 RAM 1500 payload capacity. Depending on the configuration, the 2024 RAM 2500 payload capacity is rated up to 4,000 pounds.

6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine

  • 410 hp
  • 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 17,730-pound towing capacity
  • 4,000-pound payload capacity

6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 Engine

  • 370 hp
  • 850 lb-ft of torque
  • 19,990-pound towing capacity
  • 3,140-pound payload capacity

2024 RAM 3500 Towing Capacity & Engine Options

With the base 6.4L HEMI® V8, the 2024 RAM 3500 towing maximum is 18,210 pounds. That’s plenty for all sorts of towing tasks you may encounter in Saint Clair, but if you plan to upfit your truck for a specific application, you may need to call on the available 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6, which can tow as much as 18,210 to 37,090 pounds. Let’s further explore the RAM’s towing capabilities for each engine:

6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine

  • Horsepower: 410 hp
  • Torque: 429 lb-ft of torque
  • Max Towing: 18,210 pounds
  • Max Payload: 7,680 pounds

6.7L Cummings® Turbo Diesel I6 Engine

  • Horsepower: 370 hp
  • Torque: 850 lb-ft of torque
  • Max Towing: 22,660 pounds
  • Max Payload: 6,830 pounds

Available High-Output 6.7L Cummings® Turbo Diesel I6 Engine

  • Horsepower: 420 hp
  • Torque: 1,075 lb-ft of torque
  • Max Towing: 37,090 pounds
  • Max Payload: 6,560 pounds

Find a New RAM for Sale at Moran Blue Water Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Today

After you’ve reviewed the new 2024 RAM towing capacity and 2024 RAM payload capacity, experience this incredible truck for yourself with a new RAM test drive from Moran Blue Water Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram! Lease or finance your new RAM for sale from us to see how you can save even more on your next ride—and don’t forget to check our rotating new vehicle specials!

Speak with our sales team to answer your questions, value your trade-in online, or even apply for financing from home! Contact us today for more details on how much a 2024 RAM 1500 can tow or to schedule a test drive right here in Fort Gratiot.


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