Red 2020 RAM 1500 towing trailer on empty highway

How much can the RAM 1500’s HEMI engine tow?

Performance ratings and capabilities of the 2020 RAM 1500 HEMI engine 

It takes a significant breed of pickup truck to become iconic not just in terms of body style and innovation, but also in the engine that lies under the hood. The RAM 1500 is shining proof of this, as its HEMI line of V8 motors has really taken on a life of its own, symbolizing high power and adrenaline for all those who step behind the wheel. 

This is set to continue for 2020, as the RAM 1500 has a few new awesome tricks up its sleeve – check out the performance ratings and capabilities of the 2020 RAM 1500 HEMI engine with our Stony Plain Chrysler sales team below! 

2020 RAM 1500 HEMI engine options and specs 

There’s some good news for you if you’re looking for a HEMI engine inside your 2020 RAM 1500, in that there will be two of them available for this model year! The first of these is a standard 5.7-litre HEMI V8, able to produce a monstrous 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque – choosing this option will also give you a maximum towing capacity of 11,610 pounds, more than enough for just about anything you need to bring along on the haul.  

Front view of 2020 RAM 1500 towing boat on waterfront road

Still, there’s yet another HEMI engine that you can choose from for the 2020 RAM 1500; it has the same 5.7L displacement, but also adds an eTorque Mild Hybrid System for increased fuel efficiency and smarter performance. In fact, you can see your torque ratings increase above standard HEMI engines by up to 130 pound-feet and expect a maximum tow rating of 12,750 pounds with this engine equipped! 

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Test drive the 2020 RAM 1500 at Stony Plain Chrysler near Edmonton AB 

If you’d like to learn more about the new 2020 RAM 1500, we’re happy to help you get all the info you need to make an educated purchasing decision and schedule a test drive. Contact our Stony Plain Chrysler sales team today if you have any further questions about this iconic pickup!