2020 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

January 29th, 2020 by

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How much can a RAM 2500 tow? The 2020 RAM 2500 is a muscular pickup truck designed to take on any tough task. It can be used to tow heavy-duty equipment on the Adel job site or it can tackle any DIY project in the West Des Moines area. With two powerful engine options available, this beast offers the strength needed to tow tens of thousands of pounds with ease. Find out why fans and critics are raving about this work truck in our RAM 2500 towing capacity guide below. 

How Much Can a RAM 2500 Tow?

  • When equipped with the 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine, the RAM 2500 can tow up to 17,540 pounds and offers a 4,010-pound max payload capacity. 
  • With the 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine, RAM drivers can enjoy performance that is almost off the charts. This engine offers an astounding max towing capacity of 19,680 pounds and a max payload capacity of 3,160 pounds.

RAM 2500 Engine Specs

  • Standard: The RAM 2500 comes standard with a 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine that delivers best-in-class class 410 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque. 
  • Diesel: If you are looking to tow a little more weight, you can opt for the 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine that produces 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque.

Head-Turning Towing Capabilities

Taking advantage of the jaw-dropping RAM 2500 towing capacity is easier than ever thanks to Bed Lowering Mode, dynamic centerline display with hookup assist, and a host of other available towing features. Your RAM 2500 will work hard to make hauling thousands of pounds easier so you can tow confidently. 

A good work truck is only as strong as its weakest part. When the 12,000-pound ratedWarn® Zeon-12 Winch is attached,you can be confident that it won’t kink or fray despite its lightweight. 

Also available is the Trailer Camera Wiring system that can accommodate two cameras. These cameras can be positioned strategically on or within your trailer for safer towing when traveling on the Urbandale streets. The video will feed directly into your Uconnect® touchscreen centrally located in the cabin. 

Ready to Take on the 2020 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity?

Impressed with how much a RAM 2500 can tow? Want to feel the power of this one-of-a-kind beast for yourself? Visit us in Waukee today to take a test drive. Our team will help you explore all of our new vehicle specials to find the RAM 2500 configuration best suited for you. Have questions? Contact us today and we would be happy to help!

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