2024 RAM 2500 and 3500: Capability, Comfort, and More 

2024 Ram Heavy Duty 2500 and 3500 Payload and Towing CapacityThe 2024 RAM 2500 and 3500 are extremely capable and rugged trucks that sets the standard for other vehicles in its class. Ram 2500 4×4 with a towing capability of almost 20,000 pounds when properly equipped, this truck is perfect for that next big project or getting the boat to the lake. Ram 3500 boasting diesel towing of over to 37,000 pounds when equipped with the available 6.7L High-Output Cummins® Turbo Diesel engine paired with the AISIN Transmission, the Ram 3500 has the power required to get the job done. Either engine can take advantage of a best-in-class 50-gallon fuel capacity. Explore our latest RAM Heavy Duty offerings at Bernard’s Chrysler Dodge Jeep® RAM .

Performance Highlights

The HEAVY DUTY RAM is already known for solid performance, and the 2024 RAM 2500 model continues to raise the bar with a 6.4-liter HEMI® V8 Engine. Producing 410 horsepower and 429 lb-ft of torque, the engine provides enough power to get you through any job. You may also take advantage of an available 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 Engine that not only boosts your towing capability but pumps out an astonishing 1,075 lb-ft of torque and 420 horsepower on Ram 3500.

Towing Capabilities

2024 Ram Heavy Duty Towing 6.4L HEMI
2024 Ram Heavy Duty Towing 6.7L CUMMINS Turbo Diesel

2024 Ram Heavy Duty Towing 6.7L CUMMINS High Output Turbo DieselPayloads

2024 Ram Heavy Duty Payload Capacities

Engines & Powertrains

• 410 hp/429 lb-ft of torque (6.4L HEMI® V8 w/8HP75-LCV 8-speed auto)
• 8-speed 8HP75-LCV automatic with software controls to improve refinement
– On-the-fly shift mapping with more than 40 individual maps to optimize shift quality/points regardless of load or conditions
– Innovative and convenient Rotary E-shifter
• Multiple Displacement System (MDS) fuel saver cylinder-deactivation technology
• Variable Cam Timing (VCT) helps deliver more consistent power across a wide torque band with greater fuel efficiency
• Interactive Deceleration Fuel Shut Off feature (iDFSO) expands opportunities for turning off fuel to the engine during deceleration
• Unsurpassed 5-Year/60,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty

• 370 hp/850 lb-ft of torque (6.7L Cummins I6 Turbo Diesel w/68RFE 6-speed auto)
• Outstanding towing capability with impressive efficiency
• Compacted graphite iron (CGI) cylinder block enhances architectural strength and NVH characteristics
• Cylinder head features exhaust valves, springs and rocker arms driven by hollow camshaft
• Forged connecting rods
• Light/strong pistons with low-friction ring
• 2,000-bar fuel rail, supported by a fuel pump, fuel filter and fuel-line system
• Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT) with laminated heat shields bolted to exhaust manifold
• 68RFE 6-speed automatic (standard)
– Combines driver-adaptive shifting, state-of-the-art efficiency features and low NVH Maximum Payload Capacities*

Turbo Diesel High-Output version paired exclusively with the AISIN, AS69RC transmission
– 420 hp/1,075 lb-ft of torque
– Max. towing capability on 3500 pickup models
• Greatest towing and hauling capability ever offered in a Ram Truck
• AISIN 6-speed heavy-duty automatic
– Specifically selected to handle the tremendous power output of the Cummins High-Output Turbo Diesel
– Features advanced electrohydraulic clutch-to-clutch control for superb shift quality and close gear ratios
• Unsurpassed 5-Year/100,000-Mile Powertrain Limited Warranty

Technology and Key Features (some optional see dealer for details)

Once you climb into the cabin of certain trim levels, you will notice a new digital cluster that features turn-by-turn navigation, trailer tire pressure alerts, and more. The dashboard is cemented with a 12 in touch screen display with a TomTom® navigational guidance system. Additionally, you will notice a digital rearview mirror and a 360° Surround View camera monitoring system.

If you are looking for specific features for your next RAM truck, explore our new car inventory at our New Richmond RAM dealership. Among the standard and available features you’ll find:

    • All leather seats with aluminum and wood accents
    • 900-watt 17-speaker Harman Kardon® Premium Audio system
    • Avail Class-exclusive available RAMBOX® Cargo Management System (available)
    • Standard bed lights and 115V AC power outlet
    • Avail MOPAR® Sport Performance Hood
    • America’s most-loyal pickup owners
    • 5-link coil-spring rear suspension (2500)
    • Avail Auto-Level rear air suspension
    • Avail Digital Rearview Mirror 3.0 (DRVM 3.0) with side camera integration
    • Avail Trailer Reverse Steering Control
    • Standard Manual Telescoping Next-Gen Trailer-Tow Mirrors with available Power Telescoping, auto-dim, auto-fold and heated-convex features
    • Trailer-Tow Pages Application for comprehensive trailer monitoring and control
    • Avail 12″ Digital Cluster freshening with reduced complexity
    • Camera System upgrades — all improvements included with surround view camera
    • Rear Seat Reminder Alert (RSRA)
    • Avail Fifth-Wheel/Gooseneck Tow Prep Group

– Fully integrated factory-installed provisions for 5th-wheel/gooseneck mounts
– Additional 7-pin wiring harness in the bed and 12-pin connector with auxiliary Mopar® camera
– Engineered for the vehicle’s structure
– Available fifth-wheel/cargo view camera

Advanced Safety Features

With a high-strength steel frame, the new RAM HEAVY DUTY can take you anywhere safely. In addition, the truck can feature a forward collision warning system with active brake assistance. This works with a LaneSense® Lane Departure warning system to give you complete situational awareness on the road.

  • Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) and Forward Collision Warning Plus with auto emergency braking (AEB)
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with trailer coverage and Rear Cross Path Detection
  • ParkSense® Front and Rear Park Assist System
  • Lane Keep Assist with Adaptive Steering
  • 360-Degree Surround View Camera

– Multiple view options from five cameras include front, rear, composite 360-degree and cross-path views
– Gives the driver a complete picture of the surrounding area, with both sides of the trailer displayed on-screen
– Trailer Reverse Guidance and the cargo view camera3 also included

Test-Drive a Powerful RAM 2500 or 3500 Heavy Duty Today

If the new Heavy Duty RAM seems impressive “by the numbers,” just wait until you’re behind the wheel. Visit Bernard’s Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM for a test drive, RAM financing, and answers to all your trucking questions. We’ll see you soon!