How Much Does the RAM 1500 Weigh?

2021 RAM 1500 Front View
How much does the RAM 1500 weigh? The 2021 RAM 1500 weighs between 4,778 pounds to 6,396 pounds unloaded. The design of the RAM 1500 is ideal for high towing capacity and max payload. However, the Gross Vehicle Weight Rating for the RAM 1500 weighs in between 6,010 and 7,800 pounds.

If you want to buy or lease a 2021 RAM 1500 near Lee's Summit, Lee's Summit Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram can help! You likely want to know specific measurements and capacity numbers too. Contact us for more information! In the meantime, let’s take a look at the curb weight vs. GVWR, and much more!

What’s the Difference Between Curb Weight and GVWR?

The RAM 1500 weight is grouped into a couple of categories, including GVWR weight and curb weight. GVWR is the maximum amount of weight of the vehicle and its contents. Curb weight, by contrast, does not include passengers, equipment, or towing weight.

2021 RAM 1500 Curb Weight

Like always, the dependable 2021 RAM 1500 delivers in strength, power, and fuel economy. Here are the RAM 1500 trim levels and their curb weight;

  • 2021 RAM 1500 Tradesman: Between 4,778 pounds and 5,106 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Tradesman HFE: 4,768 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Big Horn: Between 4,792 pounds and 5,137 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Laramie: Between 4,899 pounds and 5,248 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Rebel: Between 5,096 pounds and 5,314 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Limited Longhorn: Between 5,192 pounds and 5,387 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Limited: Between 5,345 pounds and 5,568 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 TRX: 6,396 pounds

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)

The RAM 1500 weight (GVWR) rating can shift in amount depending on your configurations. The weight depends on cabin type, crew cab, quad cab, or bed length of your truck:

  • 2021 RAM 1500 Tradesman: Between 6,800 pounds and 7,100 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Tradesman HFE: 6,010 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Big Horn: Between 6,800 pounds and 6,900 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Laramie: Between 6,800 pounds and 6,900 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Rebel: Between 6,800 pounds and 6,900 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Limited Longhorn: 6,900 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 Limited: 6,900 pounds to 7,100 pounds
  • 2021 RAM 1500 TRX: 7,800 pounds

Towing Capacity

If you want to tow heavy-duty items, then it is worth upgrading to a V8 engine. If so, you can own or lease a truck that can handle up to 12,750 pounds of equipment, building material, or anything else your job site needs. You can depend on the RAM 1500 to keep you and your passengers safe with its advanced technology that Independence drivers appreciate. Features include:

  • Active-Level™ Four Corner Air Suspension
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path and Trailer Detection
  • 360 degree Surround View Camera
  • Available 4×4 Off-Road Package

Learn More About the RAM 1500 Weight at Lee's Summit Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

Whether your job site is in Blue Springs or you commute from Kansas City, we are here to help you get the right truck for your needs. The RAM 1500 is a perfect full-size truck that can be for work or play. Our finance team is here to help you get behind the wheel of the RAM 1500. We offer new vehicle specials to help you with your next vehicle purchase with us!

 

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