The maximum towing capacity for the 2015 RAM 1500 is between 9,000 and 10,500 lbs., depending on the model, as noted on the RAM website. The truck is equipped with state of the art technology that allows drivers to set the suspension to one of five height settings and air shocks automatically adjust
There are no towing methods that can increase the maximum towing capacity of a Dodge Ram 1500. These vehicles are designed with a maximum Gross Combined Vehicle Weight, which is a total of the weight of the vehicle, passengers or cargo, and anything in tow.
Cab and box size, transmission type, wheel drive, axle ratio and engine size are all variables that can affect the RAM 1500 towing capacity. Other items that can impact the towing capacity include the gross vehicle weight, the trailer weight and the trailer tongue weight.
The 2014 RAM 1500 full-size light-duty pickup truck achieves a maximum towing capacity of 10,450 pounds. Three available engines each attain different maximum tow ratings.
As of 2015, the towing capacity of a Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is rated up to 12,000 pounds, depending on the model and configuration of the truck. The average Chevy Silverado 1500 is designed to have a towing capacity of at least 7,600 pounds for the V-6 engine model.
Tire sizes for the RAM 1500 vary from 225/75 R16 up to 285/45 R22. The sizes vary depending on the year of the RAM 1500 and the version of the truck.
Colors available for the Dodge Ram 1500 are black clear coat, bright silver metallic, bright white clear coat, black forest green pearl and blue streak pearl. Other colors are deep cherry red crystal pearl, flame red clear coat, maximum steel metallic clear coat, granite crystal metallic and prairie
Some features of the 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 are the capacity to seat six, a bed length of 5 feet 7 inches and optional dual exhaust. The truck is equipped with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine.
The Dodge Ram 1500 uses synthetic 5W30 oil to keep the engine running smoothly. The oil change interval time for this truck is every 10,000 miles.
A 2014 Dodge Ram 1500 weighs 2,325 kilograms (5,126 pounds) and a payload of 708 kilograms (1,560 pounds). This truck has a towing capacity more than its weight of 3,606 kilograms or 7,950 pounds.