How Much Can a 2021 RAM 3500 Tow?

February 25th, 2021 by

2021 Ram 3500 Towing a Trailer
 
Are you looking for a truck that tow like a boss and dominate any Chatham worksite? If so, you’re in luck! The new RAM 3500 has everything you need to handle some serious workloads and look great while doing it. How much can a RAM 3500 tow? Properly equipped, the maximum 2021 RAM 3500 towing capacity reaches a whopping 37,100 pounds. Let’s take a look under the hood of this beast!

2021 RAM 3500 Towing Capacity by Engine

The 2021 RAM 3500 comes with your choice of three muscular engines. The most powerful option, the 6.7L High-Output Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6, produces a massive 1,075 lb-ft of torque. And each engine has its own towing capacity, comparable to the 2019 and 2020 model years. So, how much can a 2021 RAM 3500 tow when it’s equipped with the Turbo Diesel I6, as opposed to the HEMI® V8? Here’s how the 2021 RAM 3500 towing specs break out by engine:

6.7L High-Output Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6

  • 37,100-lb towing capacity
  • 420 horsepower
  • 1,075 lb-ft of torque
  • 6,570-pounds of maximum payload capacity

6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6

  • 22,670-lb towing capacity
  • 370 max horsepower
  • 850 lb-ft of torque
  • 6,840-pounds of maximum payload

6.4L HEMI® V8

  • 18,210-lb towing capacity
  • 410 horsepower
  • 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 7,680-pounds of maximum payload capacity

2021 RAM 3500 Towing-Related Features

Rochester drivers who do a lot of towing know that it’s not all about the superior RAM 3500 towing capacity. You need the right features if you really want to get the best towing performance out of your truck. Here are a few of the features that make towing with the 2021 RAM 3500 safer and easier:

  • Class-Exclusive Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension
  • Available 360° Surround View Camera
  • Available Trailer Monitoring
  • Integrated towing hardware

What Can You Tow with a 2021 RAM 3500?

What can you tow with a truck that has that kind of towing capacity? Just about anything! Here’s a partial list:

  • ATVs
  • Jet skis
  • Boat
  • Camper
  • RV
  • Trailer

Test Drive the New RAM 3500 in Springfield

Come to Green Dodge and test drive one of our in-stock new RAM 3500 trucks in Springfield today. You can get the process started at home by filling out our online finance application. So, come on in or contact us today, and let us help you get behind the wheel of one of the most capable RAM HD trucks around!

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