How Much Can a RAM Truck Tow?

March 26th, 2018 by

2018 Ram 1500 Pulling Boat

The RAM truck family is rated for up to 31,210 lbs. in the 2018 Ram 3500 model, while the 2018 RAM 1500 reaches up to 10,620 lbs. However, you might be wondering what that max towing capacity translates to in practical terms. Find out today in this guide.  

RAM Max Towing Capacities Guide

With up to 31,210 lbs of max towing and up to 7,350 lbs of max payload, RAM trucks are tougher than ever. Let Burtness Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram give you a few creative towing ideas today.

  • 2018 RAM 1500 – Max Towing 10,620 lbs

    • Boats like the 2018 TRACKER Targa V-19 for fishing on Lake Mendota near Madison

    • A horse trailer with room for three horses and living quarters

  • 2018 RAM 2500 – Max Towing 17,980 lbs

    • A multi-room Jayco Jay Flight Bungalow travel trailer that sleeps 8

    • Car trailers that tow performance vehicles like the Dodge Charger

  • 2018 RAM 3500 – Max Towing 31,210 lbs

    • Fifth-wheel trailers like the 42-foot Keystone Raptor for long road trips from Milwaukee, WI

    • Ultra-premium yachts like the 37-foot Malö 37

Find Out More About RAM Towing

As always, you’ll want to carefully calculate the max tow rating of your RAM truck before you hook up a trailer. The majority of our trucks start at under $50,000, so feel free to browse our selection. If you’d like a hand figuring out which RAM model is best for you, contact Burtness CDJR near Janesville, WI today.


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