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How much can the 2017 Ram 1500 tow?

By blogsadmin | Posted in Ram 1500 on Friday, April 7th, 2017 at 4:12 pm
How much can the 2017 Ram 1500 tow?

2017 Ram 1500 max. towing capacity

One of the most recognized and lauded trucks in the automotive industry is undoubtedly the 2017 Ram 1500. Available with three distinctly powerful engine options, the truck manages to deliver a performance centered on strength and balanced by efficiency. Ultimately, its notoriety comes from being able to tow massive amounts while maintaining control on the road. We’re checking out the truck’s maximum towing capacity to see just how capable the 2017 Ram 1500 is under the hood.

2017 Ram 1500 hauling strength

Engine Max. towing capacity
3.6-litre Pentastar VVT V-6 3,447 kg
3.0-litre EcoDiesel V-6 4,178 kg
5.7L HEMI VVT V-8 4,826 kg

Each of the 1500’s engines provides strength for hauling. When paired with Canada’s Best-Selling Engine, the 3.6-litre Pentastar VVT V-6, the 1500 generates 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque, which results in the ability to haul up to 3,447 kg. When matched with the 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V-6 engine, the 1500 can deliver a 240-horsepower performance and 420 lb-ft of torque to tow up to 4,178 kg. Finally, when paired with Canada’s Best-Selling V-8 engine, the 5.7L HEMI VVT V-8, the 1500 can pump out 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque to deliver a maximum towing capacity of 4,826 kg.


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