How Much Can a 2022 RAM 1500 Tow?

August 19th, 2022 by

2022 RAM 1500 towing an ATV through large puddle
 

The RAM 1500 is an icon on the American roads, and it’s not hard to see why! For decades, this light-duty pickup has been synonymous with power and dependability, whether you’re hauling cargo to and from a worksite or just heading to the grocery store in Beavercreek. The all-new 2022 RAM 1500 brings plenty of capability to the table, including five unique engine options and a wide range of luxurious features inside and outside the cabin! One of the highlights of the new RAM 1500 is its towing capacity, which tops out at 12,750 pounds when properly equipped. The team at Key Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT has more information on the 2022 RAM 1500 payload capacity, tow features, and more in the guide below!

 

 

2022 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity By Engine

The 2022 RAM 1500 towing capacity varies depending on which engine you choose. There are a total of five engine options to choose from, including the legendary 6.2 HEMI V8 engine which generates a staggering 702 horsepower on the road! If you want the maximum towing capacity of 12,750 pounds, you’ll need the 5.7L HEMI V8 with eTorque, but every engine option offers impressive specs and capabilities. Here are the details:

3.6L Pentastar®V6 Engine with eTorque

  • 305 hp
  • 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 7,730-pound towing capacity
  • 2,020-pound payload capacity

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine

  • 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 11,610-pound towing capacity
  • 1,930-pound payload capacity

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with eTorque

  • 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 12,750-pound towing capacity
  • 1,860-pound payload capacity

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine

  • 260 hp
  • 480 lb-ft of torque
  • 12,560-pound towing capacity
  • 1,830-pound towing capacity

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8 Engine

  • 702 hp
  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 8,100-pound towing capacity
  • 1,310-pound payload capacity

2022 RAM 1500 Tow Package

The 2022 RAM 1500 payload and towing capabilities are complemented by the RAM 1500 tow package, which is designed to make hauling cargo around Springfield and beyond as smooth and safe as possible. Here are some of our favorite towing and performance features you’ll find on the new RAM 1500:

  • HIgh-strength steel frame
  • 360-degree Surround View Camera
  • Trailer Reverse Steering Control
  • Blind Spot Monitoring system
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • Active-Level™ adaptive air suspension
  • Active air dam

Discover the 2022 RAM 1500 at Key Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram FIAT Today!

Interested in learning more about the 2022 RAM 1500? Contact our office for more information, or stop by our dealership to talk to a member of our team in person. You can also contact us to set up a test drive around Wilmington if you want to see how the RAM 1500 handles on the road. Be sure to keep an eye on our new vehicle specials if you’re looking to save on your next ride!

 

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