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How Powerful is the 2021 Ram 1500 Lineup?

What’s the Engine Output of the 2021 Ram 1500?

The Ram 1500 sets the standard for pickup trucks everywhere and the 2021 model has set the bar even higher. This powerhouse pickup offers incredible endurance on the road with a capability that is unmatched. The 2021 Ram 1500 offers four different engine options in its mix to deliver the right amount of power for every kind of driver. Find out what the engine outputs for the 2021 Ram 1500 are below in this performance specs guide from Stony Plain Chrysler.  

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2021 Ram 1500 Engine Options and Specs  

Closeup of 2021 Ram 1500 front end

The 2021 Ram 1500 can be powered by one of three traditional gasoline engines or by the available diesel-powered option. When powered by a diesel engine option this pickup is the most powerful half-ton diesel truck and the most capable light-duty diesel pickup on the market. The following engine options are available for the 2021 Ram 1500 lineup: 

  • 3.6-litre eTorque Pentastar® V-6 engine | 305 horsepower | 269 pound-feet of torque 
  • 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V-6 engine | 260 horsepower | 480 pound-feet of torque 
  • 5.7-litre HEMI® V-8 with variable-valve timing (VVT) | 395 horsepower | 410 pound-feet of torque 
  • 5.7-litre eTorque HEMI® V-8 with VVT | 395 horsepower | 410 pound-feet of torque 

How Much Can the 2021 Ram 1500 Tow? 

When equipped with the 5.7-litre eTorque HEMI® V-8 engine, the 2021 Ram 1500 can tow up to 12,750 pounds when properly equipped. This engine setup offers the maximum amount of towing capability available in the 1500 lineup. The available 5.7-litre HEMI® V-8 engine offers 11,610 pounds of towing, the 3.6-litre eTorque Pentastar® V-6 engine offers 7,730 pounds of towing, and the 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V-6 engine offers 12,560 pounds of towing.  

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Come out to Stony Plain Chrysler to see just how powerful the engine outputs in the 2021 Ram 1500 are. Head over to our online inventory to get started on your search for a new 1500 in Stony Plain before giving our team a call to book your test drive.