While the exact weight that a Dodge truck can pull depends on the model, the 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 Tradesman can pull a maximum of 10,850 pounds. The 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT can tow a maximum of 10,800 pounds.
Both the Dodge Ram 1500 Tradesman and 1500 SLT can carry a maximum payload weight ranging from about 1,600 to 1,700 pounds. Both vehicles also come equipped with a 5.7-liter V8 Hemi engine. These two Dodge Ram models have automatic transmissions with a 4-by-2 drivetrain. Both models also feature a regular cabin size, two doors and an 8-foot-long storage bed. As of November 2015, prices range from over $27,000 to $33,000 for each truck.