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The RAM Model Rundown: 1500, 2500 and 3500

The RAM Model Rundown: 1500, 2500 and 3500

Ram’s dominate the landscape, on-road and off. This is true for many reasons. When it comes to the Ram 1500, consumers need only look to it’s powerful and efficient 3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 engine, the best-selling in Canada. Consider the Ram 2500 next. This brawny back-road beast is the proud winner of the 2017 Canadian Truck King Challenge, in its three-quarter ton category. This terrible trio is rounded off by the baddest of the bunch, the Ram 3500 with its 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 and knee-weakening 900 lb-ft of torque! There’s a lot to like when it comes to Ram trucks! This post aims to give readers a survey of the monster machines that inhabit the den of Canada’s longest-lasting, hardest-working, heavy-duty diesel pickups. Of course, you can always meet each of these stallions in person too, at Great West Chrysler.

RAM 1500

Ram 1500

The 3.6L PentastarTM VVT V6 lends this vehicle surprising efficiency coupled with the characteristic muscle and heave-ho that you’ve come to expect from a Ram truck. On the 1500, this powertrain offers a formidable 305 hp alongside 269 lb-ft of torque while maintaining outstanding fuel economy. Available with a 5.7L HEMI V8 capable of producing an impressive 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque (for a towing capacity up to 4,826 kg), the Ram 1500 has the strength and capability for even the toughest jobs! Not only is the 5.7L HEMI Canada’s best-selling V8, it’s also the engine that powers the Canadian Truck King Challenge winner for 2017.

An intelligently-designed, comfortable interior complements Class-Exclusive innovations like multilink coil spring rear suspension and available RamBox Cargo Management System for maximum convenience and capability whether you’re on the job or on an adventure. Recognizing the sheer amount of tech and tough we’ve managed to pack into these trucks, it’s easy to see why eight out of ten Ram pickups are still showing up to the job-site everyday, on time. The 1500 is also It’s also a Consumers Digest “Best Buy” winner for the 2017, 2015, 2014 and 2013 model years!

RAM 2500

RAm 2500

So you’re not one to ever take a day off? Rest easy; the Ram 2500 won’t quit before you do. When you partner with the 2500, you can depend on powerful features like Best-in-Class three-quarter ton gas engine towing up to 7,403 kg, Best-in-Class gas engine horsepower churned out by a 6.4L HEMI VVT V8, and Best-in-Class curb-to-curb turning radius and heavy-duty front/rear suspensions.

A high-performance pickup truck that’s no stranger to comfort and convenience, the 2500 is loaded with interior amenities and advanced technologies that you’re bound to appreciate as you go about the business of moving mountains. Drive the Ram 2500 today.

RAM 3500

ram 3500

Customer loyalty’s never been much of a problem for Ram, thanks to their extraordinary capability, durability and style that rises to the demands of even the most demanding jobs and customers. The 3500 is part of Canada’s most durable line of heavy-duty diesel pickups, offering tremendous capability that includes outstanding towing up to (14,157 kg), a Gross Combined Weight Rating (GCWR) of up to 17,735 kg and exceptional payload capacity of up to 3,352 kg. Choosing the available 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 and AISIN automatic transmission opens you up to the humbling feeling of some 900 lb-ft of torque at your command.

Combine all that with premium features an like all-black interior with luxury trim, full-leather seating and Argento wood accents, and advanced technology like Park-Sense Front and Rear Park Assist. Put all that together, and you have a heavy duty truck designed to tackle every job and meet every consumer desire. With available safety features like hands-free Bluetooth-capable communication and streaming audio and you also have more peace of mind while maximizing entertainment value.

RAm: Alberta’s Truck

Now you’ve been introduced to the three members of the hardest-working, most durable heavy-duty pickup family dominating the Albertan truck landscape today. You can see that there’s a wide-range of options to choose from and at Great West Chrysler, we’re confident that you’ll be able to find a Ram that fits your lifestyle and meets your needs. Contact our expert team today, or drop in for an in-person visit and feel the power of Canada’s longest-lasting heavy-duty pickups for yourself!