2017 RAM 2500
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New 2017 RAM 2500 at East Hills Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM for Greenvale, NY
Do you want the top pick for heavy-duty truck? Then you want the 2017 RAM 2500. The 2500 adds a new trim level: Power Wagon. This trim includes all-new wheels, grille, bumpers, and interior. There is also a new 4x4 Off-road Package. This package includes tow hooks, hill-descent control, a transfer case skid plate, limited-slip differential, on/off road tires, wheel flares, Bilstein shocks, and off road decals. The 2017 RAM 2500 is the longest-lasting pickup in America and offers the most capability and highest towing rating. To learn more about all the things it is capable of, keep reading below.
Under the 2500's Hood
All the RAM 2500 trucks come standard with a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine with a six-speed automatic transmission. This engine comes with Variable Valve Timing which gives the engine great performance with great efficiency. The VVT provides optimal torque over a large RPM range. To get good airflow, the aluminum cylinder heads combine with hemispherical combustion chambers. It is powered by 400 pound-feet of torque and 383 horsepower. It can tow an amazing amount up to 13,890 pounds and the maximum payload is up to 3,060 pounds. There are another two engine options available. The 6.4-liter V8 gets 429 pound-feet of torque and 410 horsepower. It gets 15,000-miles per oil change and can tow up to 16,320 pounds. The other engine is a 6.7-liter diesel six-cylinder with 370 horsepower and 800 pound-feet of torque and can tow up to 17,980 pounds.
Design of RAM 2500
The 2500 truck gets a lot of configurations. There are three cab styles, two bed lengths, and seven trim levels. The cab styles are a two-door regular cab, a four-door crew cab, and a four-door jumbo crew cab called the Mega Cab. The regular cab comes with only an 8-foot bed and the crew cab and Mega cab come with the option of a long or short bed of 6-feet-4-inches. The trim levels are Tradesman, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, Limited, and Power Wagon. The Tradesman and SLT can be all three cab styles, but the rest can only be a crew cab or Mega Cab. The base trim comes with all the standard features like automatic headlights, black grille and bumpers, a six-speaker stereo, power windows and locks, heated mirrors, and 17-inch steel wheels. A lot of the features that are on the higher trims are available on the lower trim levels. There are also add-on features like a load-leveling suspension, a fifth-wheel trailer preparation, a cargo-view camera, a CD player, a sunroof, and off-road tires.
Do all the RAM trucks have any new features?
Yes, all the RAM trucks get a new five-micron cabin air filter.
What is in the Command Center?
The Command Center keeps the driver in command. It comes with the Uconnect 8.4 touchscreen, hands-free calling, and available add-ons like navigation, Uconnect Access, and Wi-Fi Hotspot.
Can you help me estimate how much my monthly payment would be?
Yes, we have a payment estimator that can assist you with how much your potential monthly payment would be. Payment Calculator
The RAM 2500 comes with all the standard safety features you would want. Some airbags included are advanced multistage front airbags, supplemental front seat-mounted side airbags, supplemental side-curtain front airbags, and supplemental side-curtain airbags. Other features are electronic stability control, speed control, Sentry Key Theft Deterrent System, and Tire Pressure Monitoring Display. Safety features that are available to add are rear park assist system, a rear back-up camera, a remote start, and a security alarm. Come to East Hills to check out the new 2017 RAM 2500!
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