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2017 RAM 2500 Taylorville IL

2017 RAM 2500

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New 2017 RAM 2500 at Trinity Dodge for Taylorville, IL

No matter what you're seeking in a heavy-duty truck, the 2017 RAM 2500 will provide. The RAM 2500 is the best of all worlds. Inside the cabin, you'll find one of the finest, most refined, and practical interiors of any truck in this class. Under the hood, a wide range of powertrains provide monumental torque, remarkable horsepower, high payload ratings, and fantastic towing abilities. In select trims, you'll find impressive off-road capabilities, while others will offer supreme comfort and a nearly silent environment. A diesel engine option is available alongside two traditional gasoline engines. If you're just hunting for a powerful heavy-duty truck with few bells and whistles, the base model Tradesman offers plenty of capability in an affordable package with only the essentials. The Power Wagon trim level has been revised for the 2017 model year, offering a sleeker design and more off-road capabilities than ever.

Under the 2500's Hood

One of the best traits of the RAM 2500 is the range of available powertrain options. It starts with three strong engines. The first is a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 featuring variable-valve timing for improved fuel efficiency and performance. This engine outputs 383 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. A 6.4-liter HEMI V8 is the second engine option, offering 410 horsepower and 429 pound-feet of torque; this engine is the best in the class, and it features VVT paired with cylinder deactivation Fuel Saver Technology. Finally, the 6.7-liter Cummins High-Output Turbo Diesel engine is available, powering the RAM 2500 with 385 horsepower and 900 pound-feet of torque. The 2500 is impressively capable, offering towing power of up to 17,980 pounds and a payload of 3,990 pounds! Additionally, the 2017 RAM 2500 Power Wagon offers a 12,000-pound electric winch embedded in its front bumper.

Design of RAM 2500

Selecting the perfect 2017 RAM 2500 is made easy by offering plentiful customization, beginning with the engine and continuing with the configuration and trim. There are two bed lengths and three cab styles that combine to make four different configurations. Eight trim levels-Tradesman, SLT, Big Horn, Lone Star, Power Wagon, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, and Limited-compose the lineup and let you decide what you want from your truck. The Tradesman offers simplicity with 17-inch steel wheels, vinyl upholstery for on the job, automatic headlights, a six-speaker stereo, and a tilting steering wheel. The Power Wagon offers off-road capabilities and its own unique styling including decals and blacked-out features. The Limited offers luxury in the form of automatic high-beams, automatic wipers, keyless entry and ignition, the RamBox cargo management system, and Limited-exclusive black leather upholstery. For all the other trims in between, contact us for a list of key features-you won't be disappointed!

How can I get optimal torque in the 2017 RAM 2500?

For optimal torque in the 2017 RAM 2500, opt for one with the 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel engine and the automatic transmission option!  

Where can I find information on financing a car?

For information on how to finance a car, visit our  Financing Center

What rear suspension systems are available?

There are two rear suspension systems available--a five-link coil system or an air suspension system!  


For a truck that won't stop working even after the job is done, the 2017 RAM 2500 is a fantastic choice. To learn more about the features that put the RAM 2500 above all others in its class, contact us below, over the phone, or stop by in-person-we'd be happy to show you all the other reasons why we love the 2500!

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