2019 RAM 5500 Towing Capacity

April 29th, 2019 by

2019 RAM 5500 towing a trailer

The RAM 5500 was built to handle even the greatest challenges on the road, and you’ll be blown away when you see what the latest model can do! From the phenomenal RAM 5500 towing capacity to its unbelievable horsepower figures, the powerhouse chassis cab has generated best-in-class figures across the segment. Let’s take a closer look at the RAM 5500 specs below, and don’t miss out on the chance to get behind the wheel at Buchanan Auto Park, Inc. today!

RAM 5500 Specs

The RAM 5500 towing capacity stems from its incredible engineering. Take a look at the RAM 5500 specs:

  • Engine: 6.4L HEMI® V8 or 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6
  • Frame: High-strength steel with 50,000 PSI of resilience
  • Transmission: 8HP75 eight-speed automatic or AISIN six-speed automatic
  • Warranty: 5-year/100,000 mile Diesel Powertrain Limited Warranty

2019 RAM 5500 chassis cab on the jobsite

6.4L HEMI® V8

You have two different engine options for your truck, but no matter which powertrain you choose, the RAM 5500 specs are at the top of the class. The 6.4L HEMI® V8 is the standard option with 410 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque for a rowdy ride, along with a maximum trailering figure of 21,510 pounds. Add in the standard 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission for extra efficiency and control over any terrain.

6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6

Want to take your driving up a notch? The class-exclusive 360-hp 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 is in a league of its own. This engine is lighter, more responsive, and more efficient than ever before – while still producing best-in-class torque figures at 800 lb-ft. Paired with the fully electronically controlled transmission AISIN six-speed automatic transmission, this dynamic duo is virtually unstoppable on the roads. Additionally, this powerhouse has a maximum towing capability of 35,220 pounds with a max GCWR of 43,000 pounds.

Experience the RAM 5500 in Person

You’ve seen the RAM 5500 specs and admired the RAM 5500 towing capacity, so why not get behind the wheel of this beast? Visit Buchanan Auto Park, Inc. to learn more about the RAM 5500 or any other vehicle in the RAM lineup. Contact us with any questions about the RAM 5500 or take a look at the 2019 RAM 1500 towing capacity for comparison!

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