Tackle the roads of Ithaca, Binghamton, Cortland, and beyond, behind the wheel of a powerful truck like the 2019 Ram 1500. If you're going to be doing a lot of towing with your next truck, you'll certainly want to consider the Ram 1500 and everything it has to offer.

Maguire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram FIAT sales experts are standing by, ready to explain everything there is to know about this truck when it comes to towing.

Ram 1500 Towing Specs

With so many different engine and cab options, the Ram 1500 towing capacity will vary. At its entry-level capability, it can tow up to 6,250 lbs. However, when properly equipped and loaded up with the most powerful engine option, the Ram 1500 can tow up to 12,750 lbs., with a max payload of 2,300 lbs.

The standard engine offering on the Ram 1500 is a 3.6-liter V6, which produces 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. There's also the available 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine, which delivers 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque.

Towing Technology

When out on the road, the towing technology found in the 2019 Ram 1500 can protect you and other drivers. Let's take a closer look at some of the towing tech you'll find in this Ram truck.

  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path and New Automatic Trailer Detection: This can make towing easier-scanning blind spots to ensure every move made is as safe as possible. The system can also automatically sense the length of your trailer.
  • LaneSense Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist: This available feature prevents unintentional lane drift. A visual alert will be provided if needed, guiding the Ram 1500 back to the lane it was in.
  • Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking: This available feature can sense a possible frontal collision. If you aren't able to react in time, the brakes will be activated to bring the Ram 1500 to a full stop.

Security Features

There are a number of features specifically designed to keep you and cargo protected, helping the Ram 1500 reach new heights when it comes to security. Trailer Sway Control is one of them. This can tell when a trailer begins to sway, and can automatically apply the brakes and/or rein in the engine power a bit to eliminate sway.

The Crew Cab has been modified for the 2019 model year as well, giving you more space to store your things. With an extra four inches to play around with, store everything you need inside the Ram 1500.

Explore the Towing Power of the 2019 Ram 1500

Now that you know all about the 2019 Ram 1500 and its towing capability, visit Maguire Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram FIAT to see it in person. Take a test drive and see how it handles Ithaca, Binghamton, and Cortland roads, and get a feel for the towing technology here at our dealership.

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