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2021 Ram 1500 Towing Capacity Chart

What is the towing capacity for a 2021 ram 1500?

The towing capacity for the 2021 ram 1500 varies from 6290 LBS to 12,750 LBS depending on the model and engine specification as well as the axle ratio. Listed below are tables with the towing capacity for each engine specification in ascending order of max towing capacity. While the 3.6L v6 has the lowest max towing capacity, the 5.7L V8 HEMI has the highest capacity. Also, when the model and the engine specification are the same, you will see that it is the axle ratio that determines the towing capacity, a higher axle ratio means a higher towing capacity.

 

3.6L V-6

Model Axle Ratio Max Payload Max Towing
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 1,790LBS 6,290LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Limited 3.21 1,770LBS 6,390LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Limited 3.21 1,810LBS 6,410LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 1,840LBS 6,460LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, 3.21 1,820LBS 6,530LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 2,020LBS 6,540LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Limited 3.21 1,960LBS 6,580LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, Laramie Longhorn 3.21 1,990LBS 6,600LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Limited 3.21 2,000LBS 6,620LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Laramie 3.21 1,900LBS 6,640LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Lone Star, Big Horn 3.21 2,010LBS 6,740LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Tradesman HFE 3.21 1,240LBS 6,760LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.55 1,790LBS 7,290LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Limited 3.55 1,770LBS 7,390LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Limited 3.55 1,810LBS 7,410LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.55 1,840LBS 7,460LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Rebel 3.92 1,760LBS 7,490LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, 3.55 1,820LBS 7,530LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.55 2,020LBS 7,540LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Limited 3.55 1,960LBS 7,580LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Rebel 3.92 1,950LBS 7,590LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, Laramie Longhorn 3.55 1,990LBS 7,600LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Limited 3.55 2,000LBS 7,620LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Laramie 3.55 1,900LBS 7,640LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Lone Star, Big Horn 3.55 2,010LBS 7,740LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Tradesman 3.55 2,320LBS 7,740LBS

 

 

3.0L V-6 ECODIESEL

Model Axle Ratio Max Payload Max Towing
CREW 5’7 (4X4) Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 1,770LBS 7,780LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 1,750 LBS 7,910 LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman 3.21 1,760LBS 8,170LBS
CREW5’7″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 1,800LBS 8,220LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.21 1,730LBS 8,250LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) Laramie 3.21 1,720 LBS 8,260LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star 3.21 1,810LBS 8,340LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Tradesman 3.21 2,060LBS 8,380LBS
CREW 5’7 (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.92 1,770LBS 9,480LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.92 1,750 LBS 9,610 LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) Rebel 3.92 1,720 LBS 9,750LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) Rebel 3.92 1,720 LBS 9,750 LBS
QUAD 6’4 (4X4) Rebel 3.92 1,700 LBS 9,830 LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman 3.92 1,760LBS 9,870LBS
CREW5’7″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Limited, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.92 1,800LBS 9,920LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star 3.92 1,810LBS 10,040LBS

 

 

 

5.7L V8 Hemi

Model Axle Ratio Max Payload Max Towing
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN, Limited 3.21 1,800LBS 8,200LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN, Limited 3.21 1,860LBS 8,220LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, 3.21 1,940LBS 8,330LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN, Limited 3.21 1,850LBS 8,350LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, Laramie Longhorn, Limited 3.21 1,800 LBS 8,400LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, 3.21 1,930LBS 8,550LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Rebel 3.92 1,740LBS 11,280LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN 3.92 1,800LBS 11,300LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN, Limited 3.92 1,860LBS 11,320LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Rebel 3.92 1,820LBS 11,360LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X4) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, 3.92 1,940LBS 11,430LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, LARAMIE LONGHORN, Limited 3.92 1,850LBS 11,450LBS
CREW 5’7″ (4X2) – Rebel 3.92 1,760LBS 11,500LBS
CREW 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, Laramie Longhorn, Limited 3.92 1,800 LBS 11,500LBS
QUAD 6’4″ (4X2) – Big Horn, Lone Star, Laramie, Tradesman, 3.92 1,930LBS 11,650LBS

 

 

6.2L V8 Hemi

Model Axle Ratio Max Payload Max Towing
CREW 5’7″ (4X4) – TRX 3.55 1,400 LBS 8,100 LBS