2021 Ram 2500 Towing Capacity



If you're shopping for a classy heavy-duty pickup truck that can handle the most difficult jobs, there is no better vehicle than the Ram Heavy Duty. The Ram 2500 for the model year 2021 is much ahead of their rival heavy-duty trucks. They are known for their unmatched luxury and ride quality options.

Additionally, the largest Rams feature impressive engine-torque and max towing figures. These heavy-duty pickup trucks can pull as much as 37,100 pounds. Their Cummins diesel makes up to a torque of 1075 lb-ft. Its rival vehicles such as GMC Sierra, Chevy Silverado, and the Ford ride are not as smooth. Nor do they have as much elegance as the Rams.

2021 Ram 2500 towing capacity

The Ram 2500 Crew Cab can pull 16,870 and haul 3240 pounds with their 370 horsepower version of the Cummins. The truck’s standard V-8 can tow 14,370 and handle 3240 pounds. It is more than adequate for most weekend expeditions and jobs.

Its standard engine (i.e. 6.4-liter V8) can tow a maximum of 17,540 lbs. Also, the V8 is the finest choice to haul the 4,100-lb maximum payload rating.

In case you wish to maximize the towing, you may go for the 6.7L Cummins turbo diesel I6 engine. The turbo-diesel variant for the Ram 2500 has an impressive maximum towing capacity of 19,680-lb. It has this capacity while equipped with the 5th-Wheel/Gooseneck Prep Package. The same configuration provides a payload capacity of 3,160-lb.

Thus, the towing capacity of the Ram 2500 depends on the type of engine you decide on. As seen above, the Ram 2500 model has two engine options. These are turbo diesel and standard. Regardless of the engine you choose, you can be assured of the finest-in-class engine performance.

The Ram 2500 features MOPAR accessories so that hauling and towing are easier for drivers. It boasts an innovative design, which focuses on safety first. It has different features to increase the efficiency of hitching and increased safety for your cargo and you.

If you want to test drive a 2021 Ram 2500 pickup truck, head to Capital CDJR of Indian Trail in Monroe, NC. We'll be more than happy to help you out. 

Source: Ram