2017 Ram 3500 Review
If you’re recruiting a work truck for afternoons at construction sites or long days on the farm, the 2017 Ram 3500 is a candidate worthy of your attention.
Ram’s iconic heavy-duty pickup isn’t afraid to roll up its sleeves, and many drivers across Sodus, Webster, and Wayne County are itching to find out what this workhorse has to offer.
Check out our 2017 Ram 3500 review to learn about its gas and diesel powertrains, hauling and towing capabilities, engineering, and performance.
After reading our Ram 3500 review, schedule to test drive a truck of your choice at Peake Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat.
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I6 Engine
The 2017 Ram 3500’s available 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel engine delivers a legendary 900 lb-ft. of torque when paired to its available AISIN six-speed automatic transmission. During heavy-duty hauling, this beefy, high-output engine delivers more torque in the low end, allowing you to tow grueling loads with confidence and control.
Max Towing: Pull up to 31,210 pounds of tractors, trailers, and more with the 2017 Ram 3500’s 6.7L Cummins turbo diesel.
Max Payload: Rated at 6,720 pounds of payload, Ram 3500s outfitted with the Cummins Turbo Diesel engine that delivers strength, capability, and durability in near perfect harmony.
Max Horsepower: When transporting heavy-duty loads, the Cummins Turbo Diesel engine makes 385 horsepower to help you get the job done.
The 2017 Ram 3500’s available 6.4L HEMI® V8 comes with two spark plugs per cylinder to enhance peak power and torque, improve efficiency, and reduce exhaust emissions. Delivering a best-in-class 410 gas horsepower, the Ram 3500’s HEMI® works hard so you can work smart.
Max Towing: The 2017 Ram 3500 can pull 16,520 pounds when equipped with its heavy-duty HEMI.
Max Payload: Carrying up to 7,390 pounds of payload, the 3500’s HEMI is engineered to deliver results on any job.
Max Torque: Drivers get 429 lb-ft of turning power with the Ram 3500’s HEMI V8.
2017 Ram 3500 Productivity Features
No matter what your workday entails, the 2017 Ram 3500 is designed to increase your productivity. The 3500 features a 50,000-PSI steel frame, and each truck undergoes rigorous testing before hitting showrooms to ensure unparalleled strength, quality, and durability.
Class-Exclusive RamBox® Cargo Management System: The 2017 Ram 3500 is available with a lockable storage system that makes organizing your truck bed a cinch.
Rear Auto-Level Air Suspension: When equipped with its class-exclusive, auto-level air suspension, the 2017 Ram 3500 keeps your loads level on highways, dirt roads, terrain, and everything in between. This system offers two ride height selections, which the driver can activate with a simple push of a button.
Test Drive a 2017 Ram 3500
The 2017 Ram 3500 is a strong, durable work truck that’s ready to get down to business. If you’re shopping for a 2017 Ram 3500 around Webster, Sodus, or Wayne County, schedule a test drive at Peake Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Fiat to find out if this heavy-duty hauler is right for you.