As of 2015, the towing capacity of Dodge Trucks ranges from 3,500 pounds for the Nitro to 18,500 pounds for the Ram 3500. Dodge has eight vehicles in their current truck lineup.
Consumers regard Dodge Ram trucks as having very good towing performance that compares well to or exceeds that of competitors from Ford or General Motors. For example, the 2015 Ram 3500 can tow up to 30,000 pounds when properly equipped, the highest capacity in its class.
The towing capacity of the 2000 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup ranges from 8,800 pounds to 14,150 pounds, depending on the truck's engine, transmission and equipment. Maximum, gross, vehicle-weight ratings come in between 14,000 and 20,000 pounds.
The Dodge Dakota's maximum towing capacity is 7,200 pounds. The Dodge Dakota is a smaller model truck that has the option of a V6 or V8 engine. The Dakota also has a four-wheel-drive options.
With a 6.7 liter Cummins turbo diesel engine, the towing capacity of the 2011 Dodge Ram 2500 exceeds 13,000 pounds. This engine generates 350 horsepower and 650 foot-pounds of torque. When outfitted properly, the Dodge Ram 2500 goes above and beyond other trucks of its caliber.
The towing capacity of most 2015 Chevy trucks ranges from 6,000 to 9,000 pounds. The capacity differs depending on the model and configuration of the truck.
Build a custom Dodge Ram truck online at RamTrucks.com by clicking the Build & Price link on the left of the home page. Use the tools on the left of the Build & Price Web page to refine options by manufacturer's suggested retail price, payload and towing.
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.
The 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 is the number one ranked full-size pickup truck, according to U.S. News & World Reports. The Ram scores a 9.1 out 10 overall rating based on performance, interior quality, safety and reliability. The truck features a coil spring, five-link rear suspension and 1,900-pound payl
Shoppers can locate a dealer selling Dodge Ram pickup trucks by using the dealer locator tool on RamTrucks.com as well as on other sites such as Autotrader.com or CarGurus.com. Classifieds sites such as Craigslist.org and Oodle.com also feature listings for Dodge Ram pickup trucks from private owner