The heart and soul of any truck is the powertrain. The 2020 Ram 1500 offers four gutsy engine options that are each paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission to generate exceptional performance and capability. Review each option to determine the power that makes sense for your needs and learn more about the 2020 Ram 1500 trim levels to pinpoint the pickup for you. Search our inventory at Redlands Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Redlands, CA, and check out our finance and lease offers for a great deal. Start a chat, send us a text, or contact us online if you have any questions or would like to schedule a test drive. You can also give us a call at (909) 346-3952.
No matter which engine you choose, you’ll discover a comfortable ride that’s a hallmark of the Ram 1500 experience.
Offering up to 12,750 pounds of best-in-class V8 towing capacity, this available HEMI® V8 is equipped with an eTorque system that electrically assists the engine to deliver more torque ― up to 130 pound-feet ― when you need it. For you, this means fuel savings and enhanced engine performance. This powertrain produces the same amount of horsepower and torque as its counterpart without eTorque.
The legendary 5.7L HEMI V8 engine that is available on most 2020 Ram 1500 trims and all cab configurations is well-known for its power and capability ― pulling an impressive 11,610 pounds and carrying up to 1,970 pounds.
The 2020 Ram 1500 comes standardly equipped with this powertrain to deliver best-in-class V6 horsepower. Strong, efficient, and ready to pull up to 7,730 pounds, this capable V6 leverages advanced technologies to deliver the level of performance you expect to get jobs done.
The all-new EcoDiesel V6 doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to delivering best-in-class 480 pound-feet of torque or producing enough power so you can tow up to a best-in-class-for-V6 12,560 pounds.
Use the table below to better understand the level of performance each engine offers you.
|ENGINE||5.7L HEMI® V8 w/ eTorque||5.7L HEMI V8||3.6L Pentastar® V6 w/ eTorque||3.0L EcoDiesel V6|
|HORSEPOWER||395 HP||395 HP||305 HP||260 HP|
|TORQUE||410 lb.-ft.||410 lb.-ft.||269 lb.-ft.||480 lb.-ft.|
|MAX TOWING CAPACITY||12,750 lbs||11,610 lbs.||7,730 lbs.||12,560 lbs.|
|MAX PAYLOAD CAPACITY||1,830 lbs.||1,970 lbs.||2,300 lbs.||2,040 lbs.|
|FUEL EFFICIENCY (MPG)||17 city/23 hwy||15 city/22 hwy||20 city/25 hwy||22 city/32 hwy|
Two 2020 engines offer eTorque technology, a mild 48-volt hybrid system that utilizes an electric drivetrain to deliver more torque right when you need it. The results are optimized performance, efficiency, and towing ability. All engines offered on the 2020 Ram 1500 are paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
5.7L HEMI V8 with eTorque - available on all 2020 Ram 1500 trims
5.7L HEMI V8 - available on the Laramie, Rebel, Big Horn, and Tradesman trims
3.6L V6 - standard on all 2020 Ram 1500 trims
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 - available on all 2020 Ram 1500 trims