2020 Ram 1500 Towing Capacity

If you’re looking for towing capabilities in your next pickup truck, the 2020 Ram 1500 available at our Houston area dealership has you covered. 


The Ram has long been setting the precedent for performance, and this year’s model has upped the ante even further, especially in regards to towing. The base 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine with eTorque delivers a formidable 305 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque, allowing you to tow up to 6,730 lbs. 


For more serious loads, the 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine boasts an impressive 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque, allowing for 12,750 lbs. of towing. This engine is also offered with an eTorque system, a standard with the V6, which improves overall performance, efficiency, and payload.


To help find the right engine for you, we’ve broken down the towing capacities for each of the 2020 Ram 1500 configurations.

Quad Cab / 6’4” Box

3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine with eTorque = 6,730 lbs.

5.7L HEMI V8 Engine = 12,750 lbs.

Crew Cab / 5’7” Box

3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine with eTorque = 6,520 lbs.

5.7L V8 HEMI MDS VVT Engine = 11,540 lbs.

Crew Cab / 6’4” Box

3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine with eTorque = 6,500 lbs.

5.7L HEMI V8 Engine = 11,530 lbs.

Find Your 2020 Ram 1500 At Our Dealer Near Houston

Whatever your towing needs may be, the 2020 Ram 1500 can get you and your trailer just about anywhere. For great deals on the new model, check out the new vehicle specialsrunning at our Ram Dealer near Houston.


There’s a lot more to this highly-capable truck than how much it can tow. With best-in-class aerodynamics, the 2020 Ram 1500 was engineered with efficiency in mind. At higher speeds, the available class-exclusive active air dam extends downward 2.5 inches to reduce drag and further improve efficiency. Thanks to these innovations, the 2020 Ram 1500 has rightfully earned the title of Best-in-Class Standard V6 Fuel Economy.

If you want to learn more about the 2020 Ram 1500, don’t hesitate to contact us at our Houston area Ram dealer today!