How Much Can a 2022 Ram 1500 Tow?

2022 RAM 1500 towing an ATV through large puddle

Ram trucks have a reputation for being tough enough to boss other pickups around. The new 1500 is no exception. How much can a Ram 1500 tow along our Chatham roads? This beast of a truck can tow from 7,730 pounds all the way to a massive 12,750 pounds when properly equipped. Let’s take a closer look at the impressive 2022 Ram 1500 towing capacity.

How Much Can a Ram 1500 Tow When It Has a HEMI®?

There are five powerful engine options for this truck, and each one has a different towing capacity. So, how much can a Ram 1500 tow when it’s sporting the V6 diesel engine as opposed to the V8 gas engine with a HEMI®? Here’s how the Ram 1500 towing capacity breaks out by engine:

2022 Ram 1500 Towing Capacity by Engine

3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine with eTorque

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

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine

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

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with eTorque

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

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine

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

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8 Engine

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

2022 Ram 1500 Towing-Related Features

Rochester drivers who do a lot of serious towing know that It’s not just about the stellar Ram 1500 towing capacity. You have to have the right features. Fortunately, the new 1500 is built for towing and has the features to prove it. Here are just a few of those features:

  • 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

Test Drive the New Ram 1500 at Green Dodge of Springfield

You need to get down to Green Dodge so you can drive this truck and feel its raw power for yourself. It’s ready to handle all of your toughest jobs. In the meantime, you might as well check out our new vehicle specials. Our dealership is just down the road from Decatur. So, swing by or contact us today!


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