2017 Dodge RAM 2500 HD Changes

The 2017 Dodge Ram 2500 HD will be better and more efficient than previous models. Specifically, it should pass through the redesign process, and thus mark the beginning of a new generation of models. The current model has been available since 2008. He belongs to the fourth generation. While passing through constant improvements and upgrades, it’s time for a complete redesign and fifth generation comes near.


Constant improvement of has helped to RAM 2500 HD remain competitive in the market, a full-size pickup truck models. 2014 model got a coil spring suspension, instead of leaf spring. The current model is no different from the 2015 model year, visually. However, the 6.7-liter Cummins turbo diesel engine is upgraded. Now it has more power, more torque and increased and towing capacity. For now, these improvements provide advantages Dodge Ram 2500 HD, compared to the Ford Super Duty series and GM HD models.

2017 Dodge RAM 2500 HD Specs

The current model has included in its offer new Laramie Limited version. This trim level will be offered with 2017 models. This model is an indication of which direction will go advancing a new generation. Similar to Laramie Limited versions are expected to be revised grille, large RAM inscription on the tailgate. Expected and leather interior with leather seats and wood Argento and new center console, as well as satin chrome accents.

In addition to the aforementioned versions, 2017 Dodge RAM 2500 HD will offer and Tradesman, SLT, Big Horn, Laramie, Outdoorsman, Power Wagon Tradesman, Power Wagon Laramie Longhorn, Limited, Laramie and Power Wagon versions. For all versions are offered standard 17-inch wheels, with different designs, depending on the model. Also on offer remain different versions cabin. These are Regular Cab, Crew Cab and Mega Cab.



As beforeon offer will be checked and reliable drivetrain. 2017 RAM 2500 will offer a 5.7-liter HEMI V8, 6.4-liter HEMI V8 and 6.7-liter Cummins turbo diesel engines. The transfer of engine power to the wheels is via a 6-speed automatic 66RFE transmission or 6-speed manual transmission G56.

The upgraded 6.7-liter Cummins turbo diesel engine offers more power and torque. Upgraded engine delivers 375 horsepower with 840 lb.-ft. of torque. He is best-in-class maximum towing capability at (17,980 pounds) and mile oil change interval (15,000 miles).

The legendary 5.7-liter HEMI V8 engine features Variable Valve Timing (VVT). He gives the driver an efficient engine option without sacrificing performance. It provides fuel efficiency in specific driving conditions. The output power is 383 horsepower with 400 lb.-ft. of torque.

The 6.4-liter HEMI V8 engine develops 410 horsepower even, and 429 lb.-ft. of torque, with Fuel Saver Technology. She provides best-in-class horsepower and torque. This is done by closing four cylinders when cruising or on downhills to optimize efficiency. Also, two spark per cylinder increase peak power and torque, reducing exhaust emissions.

2017 Dodge RAM 2500 HD Projected Price

Anticipated redesign of the new model, should not affect the price. Price of the new 2017 Dodge Ram 2500 HD should remain at the level of prices in 2016 models. It is moving in the range of $ 31.485 to $ 57.040, and is conditional on the level of equipment of the vehicle. The lowest price has Tradesman, the base model, while the highest price has the best equipped Power Wagon Laramie model.

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