Red 2020 RAM 1500 driving on country road

How much will the 2020 RAM 1500 be able to tow? 

Available engine options and maximum tow ratings for the 2020 RAM 1500 

Recently, our Boucher CDJR team has gotten our first look at the new RAM 1500’s EcoDiesel engine, one that packs a serious punch in a compact package. But that isn’t the only way you can get the searing adrenaline you want out of your RAM pickup – there, in fact, are plenty more motors that can all tailor to your specific drive style. So, today we want to show you them. Join us as we show you the available engine options and maximum tow ratings for the 2020 RAM 1500!  

2020 RAM 1500 engine options and performance specs 

There’s no shortage of adrenaline to go around with the RAM 1500 – that much is obvious. But you might still be pleased to learn at just how powerful this truck truly is. There are four motors available for the taking, each of them stronger and more durable than the last. Check them out in the chart below! 

2020 RAM 1500 Engine  Horsepower  Torque Output  Maximum Towing Capacity 
3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 with eTorque   305 horsepower   269 pound-feet of torque  Up to 7,730 pounds 
5.7-liter HEMI® V8    395 horsepower  410 pound-feet of torque  Up to 11,610 pounds 
5.7-liter HEMI® V8 with eTorque   395 horsepower   410 pound-feet of torque  Up to 12,750 pounds 
3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6  260 horsepower   480 pound-feet of torque  Up to 12,560 pounds 


2020 RAM 1500 V6 engine

2020 RAM 1500 EcoDiesel engine

2020 RAM 1500 Hemi V8 engine

2020 RAM 1500 Hemi eTorque V8

2020 RAM 1500 transmission and gas mileage 

Not only is the 2020 RAM 1500 strong and smooth shifting – thanks to its TorqueFlite® 8-speed automatic transmission – but it’s also able to take you further on every tank. Its V6 engine offers best-in-class fuel economy for the pickup class, to the tune of 20 miles per gallon in the city and 26 miles per gallon on the highway. Altogether, it should be clear why so many American drivers look to the RAM 1500 for all their truck-related needs. 

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Get more information on the 2020 RAM 1500 at Boucher CDJR in Janesville WI 

Janesville is a popular pickup truck market, and the RAM 1500 is one of the best in the business, so it stands to reason that it’ll be a hot ticket item for quite a while. Give us a call today so learn more about this upcoming truck icon!