New 2017 RAM 2500 at Thompson Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM of Baltimore for Baltimore, MD
Are you looking for the perfect heavy-duty truck? If so, think about getting the 2017 RAM 2500! People love this truck because of its hauling and towing capabilities, class-reading ride comfort and its refined interior. There's a special version of the 2500--the Power Wagon--which will let you easily tackle mountain trails. The 2017 RAM 2500 may be purchased with a diesel engine coupled with an automatic transmission to give you a great amount of torque. For the 2017 model year, a 6.4-liter V8 engine is now standard on the Laramie, Laramie Longhorn and Limited trims. Continue reading to learn more about the 2017 RAM 2500, and how this truck could be the best possible vehicle for you to buy!
Under the 2500's Hood
Many 2017 RAM 2500s have a 5.7-liter V8 gasoline engine. This engine will get you 383 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque, and it is paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. If you would like to, you could get a modified version of the 5.7-liter V8 engine that runs on compressed natural gas. This alternative type of engine produces the same power figures as its gasoline version. The 2500 can generally be had with either part-time four-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive, however, the Power Wagon automatically comes with four-wheel drive. An available 6.4-liter V8 engine produces 410 horsepower and 429 lb-ft of torque. This engine offers a six-speed automatic transmission. There's also a 6.7-liter diesel six-cylinder engine that can be had on this vehicle. With this engine, the truck can speed up from zero to sixty miles per hour (mph) in 8.7 seconds.
Design of RAM 2500
Seven trim levels--Tradesman, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, Limited and Power Wagon--are available for the 2017 RAM 2500. The base Tradesman trim will get you a locking tailgate, an auxiliary audio input, and more fabulous things. Opting for the SLT will add 18-inch steel wheels, chrome exterior trim, and other fancy features. The Big Horn/Lone Star offers a 115-volt power outlet. The Laramie will get you dual-zone automatic climate control. A chrome mesh grille can be found on the Laramie Longhorn trim. Color-keyed bumpers are on the Limited trim. Tow hooks come standard on the Power Wagon. There are three cab styles available: a two-door regular cab, a four-door crew cab, and a four-door jumbo crew cab (often referred to as "Mega Cab").
How much torque does the 5.7-liter V8 gasoline engine produce?
This engine creates 400 lb-ft of torque!
How many cab styles are available?
Three: a two-door regular cab, a four-door crew cab, and a four-door jumbo crew cab (frequently referred to as "Mega Cab").
Do you offer a free CarFinder tool?
Yes, we offer this tool! To try it out, click here!
The 2017 RAM 2500 is a vehicle that provides great visibility to the front and sides, and it comes with large mirrors as well. It can slow down from sixty mph to a full stop within 144 feet. Standard safety features include headrests, dual-front side-mounted airbags, front-head airbags, an engine immobilizer, tire-pressure monitoring, a front-center three-point seatbelt, a post-collision safety system, four-wheel anti-lock brakes, traction and stability control, and more! Choosing the Laramie trim will get you a rearview camera and rear parking sensors. Automatic windshield wipers and automatic high-beams come on the Limited trim. Come down to Thompson Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM of Baltimore when you have some free time. We can't wait to see you down here, and to help you with your vehicle search!