How Much Power Does the 2021 Ram 1500 Have?

February 23rd, 2021 by

What Are the 2021 Ram 1500 Engine Options and Specs?

Power is the name of the game when you get behind the wheel of the 2021 Ram 1500 at Desert 215 Superstore. With the addition of the high-powered 2021 Ram 1500 TRX, the Ram 1500 is available with five powertrains to choose from, and potential owners want to know – what are the 2021 Ram 1500 engine options and specs? Find the right fit for your driving style with this engine and power guide created by Desert 215 Superstore!

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3.6-Liter Pentastar® V-6 with eTorque

Base Ram 1500 trim levels are powered by a 305-horsepower 3.6-liter Pentastar® V-6 engine that makes 269 pound-feet of torque. Married to a class-exclusive eight-speed TorqueFlite® automatic transmission with the eTorque Mild-Hybrid System, the 3.6-liter Ram 1500 will earn 20 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

5.7-Lite HEMI® V-8

Upgrade power and performance with the addition of the venerable 395-horsepower 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 engine – which makes 410 pound-feet of torque. Paired with the TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic gearbox, the eight-cylinder Ram 1500 will tow an impressive 11,610 pounds of cargo and earn 22 mpg on the highway.

5.7-Liter HEMI® V-8 with eTorque

Are you looking for a more fuel-efficient pickup truck with massive power? The available 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 with eTorque will check all the boxes with 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. The mild-hybrid system will help upgrade performance with fuel-economy ratings that stand at 17 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway and a maximum towing capacity of 12,750 pounds.

3.0-Liter EcoDiesel V-6

Diesel power and fuel economy are highlights of the 2021 Ram 1500 when you opt for the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel® V-6 engine. The power-packed 3.0-liter EcoDiesel® will make 260 horsepower and 480 pound-feet of torque. Married to the TorqueFlite® automatic gearbox, the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will earn 23 mpg in the city and 33 mpg on the highway with a 12,560-pound towing capacity.

6.2-Liter Supercharged HEMI® V-8

Do you crave speed and power? The 2021 Ram 1500 TRX is the fastest and most powerful production truck ever with a 702-horsepower 6.2-liter Supercharged HEMI® V-8 under the hood that earns 650 pound-feet of torque. With this potent combination under the hood, the Ram 1500 TRX will reach top speeds up to 118 mph and will sprint from zero to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds.

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What are the 2021 Ram 1500 engine options and specs? Use this Ram 1500 engine guide by Desert 215 Superstore to help you find the right fit. Visit the Desert 215 Superstore inventory today to find your dream truck!

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