2020 Ram 1500 white exterior front fascia passenger side parked

How much can the 2020 Ram 1500 tow?

2020 Ram 1500 Towing and Payload Specs

If you’re planning a summer trip to the Black Hills, you need a truck that can handle towing a camper or extra camping supplies. The best truck for your camping needs is the 2020 Ram 1500. This truck has the power to get you and your supplies to your camping destination. How powerful is the 2020 Ram 1500? Keep reading for the towing and payload specs of this Ram truck.

[ Check out our Ram 1500 inventory ]

Maximum towing and payload capacities

Trim Towing Capacity (pounds) Payload Capacity (pounds)
Tradesman 12,750 2,100
Big Horn 11,610 2,100
Lone Star 11,610 2,100
Laramie 11,610 2,100
Rebel 11,540 1,930
Laramie Longhorn® 11,540 1,930
Limited 11,540 1,930


2020 Ram 1500 red exterior front fascia driver side driving

2020 Ram 1500 grey exterior front fascia driver side towing a boat

Four powerful engine options

Impressed by those towing and capacity specs? Well, these impressive capacities are possible through the 2020 Ram 1500 engine options. The Ram 1500 comes with four powerful engine options and a standard TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission with an eTorque Mild Hybrid System. The first engine option is a 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine with eTorque. This engine delivers up to 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. The second engine option is the regular 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine. This engine also gets up to 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque.

The third engine option is a 3.6L Pentastar® V6 engine with eTorque. This engine delivers up to 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. The fourth, and final, engine option is a 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine. This engine gets up to 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. The eTorque systems use performance-enhancing and fuel-saving technology to help provide extra torque to enhance towing capabilities.

[ Read more: What are the 2020 Ram 1500 Safety and Security Features? ]

Test drive the 2020 Ram 1500

Impressed by these towing and payload specs? Do you want to experience the powerful engines? If so, visit the Juneks CDJR website to schedule a test drive of the 2020 Ram 1500 today. While at the dealership, feel free to ask our staff any questions you may have about this model. You can also contact us over the phone or by sending us an email.