How much can the 2020 Ram 1500 tow?

How much can the 2020 Ram 1500 tow?

There is a reason the new Ram 1500 has been voted a Consumer Best Buy for 2020 and consecutively for the last twelve years – the Ram 1500 is a powerful vehicle manufactured by a company with a reputation for excellence in engineering and power. This is apparent in the 2020 Ram’s towing capacity. Depending on which wheel drive options are chosen, either 4×2 or 4×4, the 2020 Ram can tow at a maximum of anywhere from 11,470 pounds to 12,750 pounds.

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2020 Ram 1500 Overview

  • Towing Capacity
    2020 Ram 1500 Towing Capacity

    The specific towing capacity varies by each Ram trim option and the drivetrain chosen. For 4×2 Ram trucks, the Tradesman model has the largest towing capacity out of all with a maximum towing capacity of 12,750 pounds. The Lonestar, Big Horn, and Laramie models in the 4×2 option all have a maximum towing capacity of 11,610 pounds. In the 2020 Ram 1500 models that come in the 4×4 drive option, the Tradesman, Lonestar, Big Horn, Limited and Laramie all have a maximum towing capacity of 11,470 pounds. The Rebel, which only comes in the 4×4 option, also has a maximum towing capacity of 11,470 pounds.

    Model 4×2 4×4
    Tradesman 12,750 lbs. 11,470 lbs.
    Laramie 11,610 lbs. 11,470 lbs.
    Lonestar 11,610 lbs. 11,470 lbs.
    Big Horn 11,610 lbs. 11,470 lbs.
    Rebel N/A 11,470 lbs.
    Limited 11,610 lbs. 11,470 lbs.
  • Payload Capacity
    2020 Ram 1500 Payload Capacity

    Equally as impressive as the towing capacity on any of the new 2020 Ram 1500 models is their payload capacity, making this a powerful, reliable truck for any driver. The payload capacity is dependent on if 4×2 drive or 4×4 drive is selected. The payload capacity on the 4×2 drive options in the Tradesman, Laramie, Big Horn, and Lonestar models is 2100 pounds. The payload capacity in the 4×4 drive options in the Tradesman, Big Horn, Laramie, Lonestar, Limited and Rebel models is 1710 pounds.

    • 4×2 2100 lbs
    • 4×4 1710 lbs
  • Engine Options
    2020 Ram 1500 Engine Options

    The engine that comes standard on all trim levels for the 2020 Ram 1500 is the 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine with eTorque. This engine uses advanced technologies like wide-range variable valve timing and two-step variable valve lift to make the new 2020 Ram 1500 an efficient, powerful, technology-advanced truck with both capabilities and the environment in heavy consideration. Also available as an option for certain trim levels is the 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine with eTorque Mild Hybrid System. This engine blends performance-enhancing and fuel-saving technologies along with an additional possible extra 130 pound-feet of torque for a V8 gas towing capacity of up to 12,750 pounds. This engine also has a Best in Class 4×4 fuel economy. Also available as an option for some trim levels is the standard 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine with the guarantee that that brand name brings to consumers. The last engine option available for some trim levels of the new Ram 1500 is the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine which is both powerful and efficient while achieving 480 pound-feet of diesel torque and a diesel towing capacity of 12,560 pounds.

    • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine with eTorque
    • 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine with eTorque Mild Hybrid System
    • 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine
    • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine
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    2020 Ram 1500 in Elmhurst, IL

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    Why buy from Roesch CDJR near Elmhurst, IL?

    The new 2020 Ram 1500 is a high-performing vehicle that sacrifices none of its power, whether towing or payload capacity, for the fuel-efficiency it also takes into consideration. When you are ready to invest in a new 2020 Ram 1500, look no further than Roesch CDJR in Elmhurst, IL. Roesch CDJR’s dedicated team has years of experience and they will make sure you purchase the truck that matches your needs and lifestyle at a deal that works for your budget. Reach out to them today, their customer service and knowledge of their inventory exceeds the competition as much as the Ram 1500 exceeds its competition. Go to Roesch CDJR today located at 200 W Grand, Elmhurst, IL 60126 or call 630-333-9121.

    Larry Roesch CDJR