How Much Can a 2022 RAM 1500 Tow?

2022 RAM 1500 towing an ATV through large puddle


Nickerson drivers can achieve the maximum 12,750-pound 2022 RAM 1500 towing capacity by selecting the ​​HEMI® V8 engine with eTorque—but that’s not the only uber-powerful engine in the lineup! The RAM 1500 EcoDiesel V6 delivers impressive highway efficiency and a 12,560-pound towing capacity, and even the base engine can handle a hefty 7,730 pounds. Get the details on what a 2022 RAM 1500 can tow in this guide from Allen Samuels Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram!

2022 RAM 1500 Towing Capacity & Engine Options

No matter how you configure your RAM 1500, you can count on a performance that sets the standard for every other pickup on the market—and whether you’re looking for the efficiency of a diesel powertrain or supercharged top speeds, there’s a RAM 1500 engine to match! Here’s how much a 2022 RAM 1500 can tow with each:

3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine with eTorque

  • 305 hp
  • 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 7,730-pound towing capacity

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine

  • 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 11,610-pound towing capacity

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with eTorque

  • 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque
  • 12,750-pound towing capacity

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine

  • 260 hp
  • 480 lb-ft of torque
  • 12,560-pound towing capacity

6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8 Engine

  • 702 hp
  • 650 lb-ft of torque
  • 8,100-pound towing capacity

Advanced Features for Better Towing

Knowing how much a 2022 RAM 1500 can tow, we wouldn’t be surprised if you have questions about how to keep your cargo secure—especially when Buhler weather or road conditions are less than ideal. With these advanced safety and performance features, the RAM 1500 certainly stands out from the competition:

  • HIgh-strength steel frame
  • 360-degree Surround View Camera
  • Trailer Reverse Steering Control
  • Blind Spot Monitoring system
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Electronic Roll Mitigation
  • Active-Level™ adaptive air suspension
  • Active air dam

What Can a 2022 RAM 1500 Tow?

When it comes to big jobs and even bigger adventures, a 12,750-pound towing capacity gives you a whole lot of options. So, what can a 2022 RAM 1500 tow? Here are a few ideas:

  • Small horse trailers
  • Small travel trailers and teardrop trailers
  • Lage enclosed trailers
  • Boat and car trailers
  • Popup and A-frame campers
  • Car haulers
  • Large livestock trailers
  • Large travel trailers (20 feet and longer)
  • Small to medium-size dump trailers
  • Large equipment trailers and utility flatbeds

Custom Order Your New RAM 1500 at Allen Samuels Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram!

Ready to haul heavy in Newton with confidence? Hit the road and head to our showroom in Hutchinson for a closer look at U.S. News & World Report’s number one half-ton pickup! While you’re here, we’re happy to tell you more about 2021 towing specs and our RAM build-to-order options.


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