How Much Can a 2023 RAM 1500 Tow?

November 7th, 2022 by
2023 RAM 1500 Towing a Boat

The latest version of the 2023 Ram 1500 pickup is more than just a payload powerhouse. It’s an easy-handling half-ton with luxurious styling available across a robust line of trims. The new Ram 1500 truck offers engine and powertrain options that deliver tremendous horsepower and torque for your towing and hauling needs in Cypress. Reach out to Northwest Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram today and let us help you find a Ram 1500 model.

How Much Can a Ram 1500 Tow?

The 2023 Ram 1500 is a towing and hauling tour de force. But how much can a Ram 1500 tow? It has a towing capacity of up to 12,750 pounds (with the maximum towing package) and can haul a payload up to 2,320 pounds. It’s a truck designed to handle the heaviest-duty loads in the Houston-area. Whether you need to tow equipment for a long day’s work or camping equipment for a memorable family weekend, the Ram 1500 is the pickup truck for you.

Engine and Suspension Fit for a True Workhorse

The Ram 1500 towing capacity is powered by a V6 or V8 gas engine and powertrains that pair seamlessly with an eight-speed automatic transmission (a diesel engine is also available). You have a choice of rear- or four-wheel drive, and a rear suspension designed to work in concert with coil springs or air springs (optional, with adjustable ride height).

Ram 1500 Towing Capacity Features 

The 2023 Ram 1500 comes with a full line of towing assistance equipment to make the jobs ahead simpler and safer. Some of these towing features include: 

  • Class 3 towing equipment with hitch and sway control
  • Trailer wiring harness
  • Solid Axle Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • Short And Long Arm Front Suspension w/Coil Springs
  • Heavy-duty shock absorbers
  • Trailer tow mirrors
  • 18 x 8-inch wheels
  • Engine and transmission cooler
  • Trailer reverse steering control
  • Multi-function tailgate
  • Towing circuitry for trailer lights
  • Upgraded rear-end gearing

Contact Northwest Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram for More Towing Capacity Information

The 2023 Ram 1500 has enough towing capacity and towing equipment to take on anything you need to pull. If you live in the Jersey Village area, head on over and take the Ram 1500 model of your choice for a test drive. If you’re still wondering, “How much can a Ram 1500 tow,” talk to one of our sales consultants. Check out our Ram 1500 inventory, take a test drive, apply for financing, and speak with a consultant in our finance department about purchasing options. Let us put you in the Ram 1500 of your choice today! 

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