What is the 2022 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity?

October 15th, 2021 by
2021 RAM 1500 Towing at Construction Site


Are you searching Keene for a heavy-duty pickup that can handle any of your Brattleboro jobs or adventures? That’s exactly what you can expect from the 2022 RAM 1500! But how much can a 2022 RAM 1500 tow? The maximum RAM 1500 towing capacity is 12,750 pounds when properly equipped with the 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine. Read on to learn more about the remarkable RAM 1500 towing capacity with Keene Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, and contact us to get behind the wheel of a new RAM truck today.



RAM 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine

Swanzey drivers often ask us, “How much can a RAM 1500 tow?” It varies by the engine. Whether you need the maximum RAM 1500 towing capacity for big jobs, or you’d like a RAM 1500 with a more fuel-efficient diesel engine, there’s a RAM 1500 trim level to meet your needs. Check out the RAM 1500 engine specs below:

Standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6

The standard 3.6 L Pentastar V6 engine is paired with a smooth-shifting, class-exclusive TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission.

  • 7,730-pound max towing capacity
  • 269 lb-ft of torque with 305 hp

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8

With this renowned RAM engine, your towing capacity significantly increases to 11,610 pounds for your Walpole drives.

  • 11,610-pound max towing capacity
  • 410 lb-ft of torque with 395 hp

Available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6

The more fuel-efficient EcoDiesel V6 provides best-in-class diesel torque and towing capacity with these impressive specs.

  • 12,560-pound max towing capacity
  • 480 lb-ft of torque with 260 hp

Available 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque

This innovative RAM engine comes with class-exclusive eTorque mild hybrid technology. It provides enhanced performance capabilities and efficiency with an additional 130 lb-ft of torque. If you need the maximum RAM 1500 towing capacity, this is the engine for you!

  • 12,750-pound max towing capacity
  • 410 lb-ft of torque with 395 hp

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8

This is the ideal RAM engine if you want more speed on those Keene highway on-ramps. The supercharged HEMI® V8 delivers near-instantaneous torque and 0-60 acceleration in only 4.5 seconds!

  • 118-mph top speed
  • 650 lb-ft of torque with 702 hp

How Much Can a RAM 1500 Tow When Properly Equipped?

If you frequently haul a boat, RV, or heavy equipment, these optional towing features will make the job safer and easier. Below are some of the advanced towing features available in the RAM 1500:

  • Trailer Light Check
  • Trailer-Tow Power-Fold Mirrors
  • Hill Start Assist
  • Available Power-Fold Tow Mirrors
  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • Electronic Stability Control and Trailer Sway Control
  • Available 360° Surround View Camera
  • Available Trailer Camera Wiring
  • And much more!

Find Your Next RAM 1500 for Sale at Keene Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

By now, you’re probably impressed with the RAM 1500 towing capacity and eager to get behind the wheel! If so, contact Keene Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to arrange a test drive and experience this powerful pickup for yourself. Our friendly team will help you find the perfect RAM 1500 configuration for your budget and lifestyle. Check out our special offers and incentives online or at here the dealership.


More from Keene Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

  • 2023 RAM 2500 Trim Levels & Pricing

      Keene drivers who prefer the RAM 2500 are an eclectic bunch — each one has different needs and uses for this versatile heavy-duty pickup truck! So, it’s a good thing that there are six 2023 Ram 2500 trim levels to choose from. But how much does the 2023 RAM 2500 cost? We list each…

  • 2023 Jeep Gladiator Dimensions

      The Jeep Gladiator has a reputation around Keene for being a great truck for off-roading. But is the bed big enough to carry your gear? How roomy is the interior? We talk about all of the important 2023 Jeep Gladiator dimensions below, including the 2023 Jeep Gladiator length, the 2023 Jeep Gladiator bed size,…

  • 2023 RAM 1500 Trim Levels

      The 2023 RAM 1500 gets some exciting updates for the 2023 model year: a Limited Elite Package trim option, a 12-inch frameless digital gauge cluster, nine new solid colors, and two new two-tone colors. On the whole, you’ll choose from the 2023 RAM 1500 trim levels, engine options, and features as last year. Brattleboro-area…

Posted in RAM Model Features