2019 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

October 31st, 2019 by

2019 Ram 2500 towing a boat
It’s one thing to laude the RAM 2500 as a powerful tow-truck, but it’s another thing entirely to prove that this heavy-duty pickup truck can haul and tow with the best of ‘em with the raw stats. So how much can a RAM 2500 tow on Charleston streets? From job site equipment to your boat or pop-up trailer, the different 2019 RAM 2500 trim levels have tens-of-thousands of pounds of towing capacity.

How Much Can a RAM 2500 Tow?

Different engine options, as you might imagine, lead to different maximum towing capacities for the 2019 RAM 2500. With that said, properly equipped, the RAM 2500 max towing capacity is 19,780. Let’s explore in further detail:

RAM 2500 Engine Specs

  • 6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine
    • Standard 8-speed automatic transmission
    • 410 horsepower
    • 429 lb-ft of torque
    • Max towing capacity of 17,580 pounds 
    • Max payload capacity of 4,050 pound
  • 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine
    • Standard 6-speed automatic transmission
    • 370 horsepower
    • 429 lb-ft of torque
    • Best-in-Class* Diesel engine max towing capacity of 19,780 pounds
    • Max payload capacity of 3,260 pounds.

2019 Ram 2500 on a dirt road

Head-Turning Towing Capabilities

RAM 2500 pickup trucks aren’t just powerful, but they’re also intuitive when it comes to loading the truck bed with gear while working a Columbia gig, or hitching your trailer before going on a road trip. From the dynamic centerline display with hookup assist to the available class-exclusive auto-level rear air suspension, this is one convenient truck to work with on a Lexington job site. The latest 2019 RAM 2500 also features an available class-exclusive synthetic line that won’t fray or link in the All-New Warn® Zeon-12 Winch. Weighing 28 pounds less than previous versions, it maintains its 12,000-pound rating and remains the only factory-installed winch on a heavy-duty pickup truck. The RAM 2500 works hard and smart.

Test Drive the 2019 RAM 2500 at Plaza Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Orangeburg

Experience the RAM 2500 pickup truck’s efficient and versatile work ethic at Plaza Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Orangeburg—feel free to schedule a test drive. While here, compare the 2500 to the RAM 1500 and heavy-duty RAM 3500, and discuss financing and leasing options with the Plaza Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Orangeburg finance department.

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