Ram 3500

The Dodge Ram 3500 Heavy Duty is available here in Australia.  This beast offers the best in class for maximum towing, and best in class gross vehicle weight ratings of all Heavy Duty trucks.  The 6.7Litre (inline six cylinder) Cummins Turbo Diesel engine generates up to 850 pound feet of torque, with a maximum towing capacity of 30,000 pounds (13,610kgs).

The 3500 has a comprehensive redesigned ladder frame system utilising high-strength KSI steel, including eight separate cross-members, hydro-formed main rails and fully boxed rear rails.

 

 

 

The changes add up to a stronger, more mass efficient foundation that helps the Ram tow the jaw-dropping 30,000 pounds (13,610kgs).  Electronic Range Select and Tow Haul modes lets you can take control and get the job done, with complete confidence.  The Rams towing performance is something that the rest of Detroit still can’t match…

The RAM 3500 comes with 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, four airbags (front and full-length side curtain) and a great selection of driver and passenger comfort and convenience features.

 

Electronic Range Select

Electronic Range Select (ERS) allows drivers to manually or automatically select the optimal gear for downshifting and engine braking. Especially valuable when hauling trailers up and down hills.

 

Built-In Under-Seat Storage

Extra storage always comes in handy. That’s why we’ve equipped our Crew and Mega Cabs with standard under-seat storage to keep the essentials close at hand.

 

Trailer Brake Controller

No matter how heavy the load, the available dashboard mounted Trailer Brake Controller lets you automatically or manually operate the electronic brakes on properly equipped trailers.

 

Tow / Haul Mode Select

Ram Heavy Duty trucks are specially engineered with a tow/haul mode feature that includes a more aggressive downshift schedule for meeting hauling demands and works seamlessly with the available Cummins® Smart Exhaust Brake system.

 

6.7Litre CUMMINS turbo diesel

Whether it’s Best in Class maximum 30,000 pound towing capacity or 14,000 pound maximum Gross Vehicle Weight Ratings (GVWRs), the available 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel gives the driver outstanding performance and Best in Class 15,000 mile (24,000kms) oil change intervals.

 

THREE-LINK FRONT

The innovative three-link front suspension helps contribute to the Best-in-Class 14,000 lb Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)+ and the Best-in-Class 37,600 lb Gross Combined Weight Rating (GCWR)+ available on the Ram 3500. With a wider frame and a significantly larger stabilizer bar, the three-link front suspension utilizes more outwardly positioned springs and stronger shocks to help give drivers a cushioned ride, especially when hauling a heavy payload.