The Impressive 2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

February 11th, 2021 by

2021 RAM 2500 Towing

Are you in the market for a rugged truck that can take on Forest Grove roads and tow almost anything you throw at it? The new RAM 2500 is what you’re looking for. How much can a RAM 2500 tow? The maximum RAM 2500 towing capacity is an incredible 20,000 pounds when optimally equipped. There are multiple configurations available and we break out how much this truck can tow below, including the RAM 2500 6.4 towing capacity.


How Much Can a 2020 RAM 2500 Tow?

So, how much can a RAM 2500 tow, exactly? When properly equipped, this truck can tow a massive 20,000 pounds. The exact RAM 2500 towing capacity depends on which options you choose. For instance, the gas-powered RAM 2500 6.4 towing capacity is lower than the 6.7 turbo diesel engine.

Options That Affect the 2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity

You need the right combination of options to fully optimize the towing capacity of the RAM 2500. For the maximum RAM 2500 towing capacity, one of the options is to choose the diesel engine, with the 8-foot box, 4×2 drivetrain, and 3.73 axle ratio. Here are the different options available on this rugged, hard-working truck:

Engine

  • 6.4L V8 HEMI® engine
  • 6.7L I6 Cummins® turbo diesel engine

Box Length

  • 8 feet
  • 6 feet 4 inches

Drivetrain

  • 4×2
  • 4×4

Axle Ratio

  • 3.73
  • 4.10

2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacityby Options

How much can a RAM 2500 tow with different combinations of options? We’ve put together a partial list below of the 2021 2500 towing capacity over 17,000 pounds by option combination, including the RAM 2500 6.4 towing capacity.

2021 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity by Options

20,000 pounds

  • Engine – 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Box Length – 8 feet
  • Drivetrain – 4×2
  • Axle Ratio – 3.73

18,820 – 19,160 pounds

  • Engine – 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Box Length – 6 feet 4 inches
  • Drivetrain – 4×2
  • Axle Ratio – 3.73

17,350 pounds

  • Engine – 6.4L V8 Heavy Duty HEMI MDS
  • Box Length – 8 feet
  • Drivetrain – 4×2
  • Axle Ratio – 4.10

17,290 pounds

  • Engine – 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Box Length – 8 feet
  • Drivetrain – 4×4
  • Axle Ratio – 3.73

17,070 pounds

  • Engine – 6.4L V8 Heavy Duty HEMI MDS
  • Box Length – 6 feet 4 inches
  • Drivetrain – 4×2
  • Axle Ratio – 4.10

Check Out the New RAM 2500 at Dick's Country Chrysler Jeep Dodge of Hillsboro

We make it easy for you to get behind the wheel of your next vehicle. You can even apply for financing online. We’re just a short drive away from both Aloha and Beaverton. So, drop by or contact us today! Before heading out to the worksite to begin towing with your RAM 2500, make sure you know the meaning of GVWR to safely tow around town.

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