Ram 3500 Model Review

Ram 3500 Model Review

Key Features

  • Starting at $33,245 MSRP
  • Standard 5.7-Liter V8 HemiⓇ VVT Engine
  • Max Payload of 7,390 pounds with gas engine
  • Available ParkviewⓇ Rear Back Up Camera System
  • 5-Year/100,00-Mile Diesel Powertrain Limited Warranty
  • Available Cargo-View Camera
  • Max Diesel Towing of up to 31,210 pounds
  • Largest-in-Class Available 8.4-inch Touchscreen
 

About the Ram 3500

Ram 3500 shines in just about every category in the pickup truck world. With a maximum payload of 7,390 pounds, you can carry all the gear you need. And for those times you need to tow a boat or tractor, you can tow in confidence knowing you have a maximum of 31,210 pounds. The power behind Ram 3500 is the available 6.7L CumminsⓇ Turbo Diesel I6 Engine. When you pair it with the available AISIN six-speed automatic transmission, Ram 3500 offers more torque in the low end. Right where every heavy-hauling driver needs it. Starting at $33,245 MSRP, Ram 3500 not only meets capability and durability needs, but has all-about-you features in the cabin. Available features include UconnectⓇ 8.4, built-in rear under-seat storage and upfitter switches.

What the Critics Say

"If the baby brother 2500 can't meet your towing or hauling needs, the Ram 3500 is the workhorse that can deliver the additional muscle with equal refinement." - Edmunds.com

"With a massive 31,210-pound towing capacity, the 3500 could possibly be the hardest-working pickup truck on Earth."- Car and Driver

Ram 3500 Video

 

What's New for 2017

For 2017, there's new styling for the Power Wagon and new four-wheel-drive off-road package. 6.4-liter V8 engine is standard on Laramie, Laramie Longhorn and Limited trims. Also a slight upgrade on the suspension for Laramie Longhorn and Limited 4x4 models.

Ram 3500 Features

Sophisticated Interior

Ram 3500 may look muscular and powerful on the outside, but it's sophisticated and thoughtful on the inside. There are a variety of design and storage options to make your truck unique. Plus, you are fully in command with the available UconnectⓇ 8.4 that features a Largest-in-Class available 8.4-inch touchscreen.

Powerful Engine

Available 6.7L CumminsⓇ Turbo Diesel I6 Engine has world-class capability and outstanding performance. Pair it with the available AISIN six-speed automatic transmission and it becomes a high-output engine, offering more torque in the low end exactly where driver's need it the most.

Smart Cargo Management System

No tool will be left behind in the Ram 3500. Class-Exclusive available RamBoxⓇ Cargo Management System is a durable, drainable, secure and lit storage system incorporated into the side rails of the truck bed. With the available AllSecureⓇ Central Locking System, you can lock and unlock your cargo box and the rest of your truck with a touch of a button. This cargo system also includes cargo bed rails with four adjustable tie-down cleats, cargo box lighting and cargo bed extender/divider. Available on Single Rear Wheel models only.

Trims & Specs

TradesmanⓇ

  • Starting at $33,245 MSRP
  • Hotchkis Leaf Spring Rear Suspension
  • In-Floor Rear Cargo Compartment (Crew Cab Models Only)
  • Seating for up to six people
  • 3.5-inch Driver Information Digital Cluster Display
  • Heavy-Duty Vinyl 40/20/40 Split-Bench Front Seats

SLT

  • Starting at $37,445 MSRP
  • Available Class-Exclusive RamBoxⓇ Cargo Management System
  • Chrome Front and Rear Bumpers
  • Cloth 40/20/40 Split-Bench Front Seats
  • SiriusXMⓇ Satellite Radio with One-Year Subscription
  • Seating for up to six people

Big HornⓇ

  • Starting at $43,825 MSRP
  • Available Class-Exclusive RamBoxⓇ Cargo Management System
  • 10-Way Power Driver Seat with Two-Way Power Lumbar Adjustment
  • Available UconnectⓇ 8.4 delivers SiriusXMⓇ Satellite Radio with a One-Year Subscription Included
  • Available ParkViewⓇ Rear Back Up Camera
  • Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Split-Bench Front Seats

LaramieⓇ

  • Starting at $48,645 MSRP
  • ParkSenseⓇ Front and Rear Park Assist System
  • Available Front Bucket Seats
  • 40/20/40 Leather-Trimmed Front Bench Seats
  • 10-Way Power Driver Seat with Memory and Six-Way Power Front-Passenger Seat with Two-Way Power Lumbar Adjustment
  • Seating for up to six people

Laramie LonghornⓇ

  • Starting at $54,995 MSRP
  • Premium Heated and Ventilated Natura Plus Leather Front Bucket Seats with Laser Etching
  • Available Cargo-View Camera
  • 60/40 Rear Split-Folding Heated Seats
  • Double Stacked Center Console with Full-Leather Lid, Longhorn Badging and Wood Tambour Door
  • UconnectⓇ 8.4 NAV with 8.4-inch Touchscreen and Navigation

Limited

  • Starting at $58,395 MSRP
  • Uconnect 8.4 NAV with 8.4-inch Touchscreen and Navigation
  • Class-Exclusive Rear Auto-Level Air Suspension
  • Remote Keyless Enter 'n Go™ with Start/Stop Button
  • Premium Heated and Ventilated Natura Plus Black Leather Front Bucket Seats
  • Class-Exclusive RamBoxⓇ Cargo Management System
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