Preview the 2019 Ram 2500 Towing Capacity

March 27th, 2019 by

2019 RAM 2500 Towing

The 2019 RAM 2500 is almost here! We don’t yet have an exact release date for you, but you can expect to see it on Athens roads sometime this Spring. We know many of you have been anticipating this release for months, comparing the RAM 2500 to Chevy Silverado 2500 in particular, so to tide you over, let’s take a look at everything we know so far about the towing and payload capacities of this heavy-duty hauler.

How Much Can a RAM 2500 Tow?

The 2019 RAM 2500 starting MSRP is $33,395, and it has already earned Best-in-Class diesel towing!

  • When equipped with a 6.7L Cummins® turbo-diesel I-6 engine, the 2019 RAM 2500 towing capacity is 19,780 pounds, and its maximum payload capacity is 4,050 pounds. With specs like that, nothing will hold you back on Parkersburg job sites!
  • Of course, not every Gallipolis driver desires a diesel engine. With a 6.4L HEMI® V8 gas engine, the 2019 RAM 2500 has a maximum towing capacity of 17,130 pounds when properly equipped, with a maximum payload capacity of 6,600 pounds.

Your 2019 RAM 2500 will also be equipped with a 360-Degree Surround View Camera, allowing you to hitch or reverse your trailer with confidence. Meanwhile, the available Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring system gives you an up-to-date reading of up to 12 trailer tires’ pressure.

RAM 2500 Engine Specs

  • Gas: The 2019 RAM 2500 gas engine is a 6.4L HEMI® V8 that delivers up to 410 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque.
  • Diesel: The diesel engine for the 2019 RAM 2500 is a 6.7L Cummins® turbo-diesel I-6 that produces 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque.

Rely on Mark Porter Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for 2019 RAM 2500 Updates

Want to be the first one behind the wheel of a 2019 RAM 2500 in Logan? Contact Mark Porter Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to schedule your test drive ahead of time! In the meantime, you can value your trade to see about how much you can put toward your new 2500. And if you’re curious about service, you can take a look at the Ram 1500 maintenance schedule. If you don’t think you can wait until Spring, take a look at our 2018 RAM 2500 inventory today.

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