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2017 RAM 2500 Trim Levels & Specs

2017 RAM 2500 Specifications

Compare important 2017 RAM 2500 technical specifications like exterior dimensions, ground clearance, wheelbase, interior space volume, engine's power as measured by horsepower and torque output, weight of the vehicle, towing & payload capacity or gas tank size to know the estimated mpg.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Exterior length 230.4 230.4 230.4 230.4
Exterior body width 79.4 79.4 79.4 79.4
Exterior height 76.2 78.1 77.3 79.3
Horsepower 383 hp 383 hp 383 hp 383 hp
Torque 400 lb-ft. 400 lb-ft. 400 lb-ft. 400 lb-ft.
Curb weight 5940 6321 6059 6436
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 9000 9000 9000 9000
Wheelbase 140.5 140.5 140.5 140.5
Turning radius 22.5 '' 20.8 '' 22.5 '' 20.8 ''
Ground clearance 6.1 7.4 7.2 8.6
Front legroom 41.0 41.0 41.0 41.0
Front headroom 40 40 40 40
Front hip room 63 63 63 63
Front shoulder room 66 66 66 66
Fuel tank 32.0 gal. 32.0 gal. 32.0 gal. 32.0 gal.
Payload 3,060 lbs. 2,680 lbs. 2,940 lbs. 2,560 lbs.

2017 RAM 2500 Interior Features

One of the most notable features of the 2500, however, is its roomy interior. The 2017 RAM 2500 comes with a variety of specs on the inside. You can find out more about these features in the chart below.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Air conditioning, front manual manual manual manual
Clock in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display in-radio display
Compass opt opt std std
Cruise control std std std std
Cupholders front front front front
Gear shift knob trim urethane urethane urethane urethane
12V DC power outlet 2 2 2 2
Overhead console mini mini mini mini
Floor console partial partial partial partial
Floor mats vinyl/rubber front vinyl/rubber front carpet front carpet front
Front windows manual manual power power
1-touch window down driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger driver and passenger
Programmable garage door opener N/A N/A opt opt
Instrumentation analog analog analog analog
Tachometer std std std std
Trip computer N/A N/A std std
Water temp gauge std std std std
Low fuel warning std std std std
Service interval warning N/A N/A std std
Exterior temperature display opt opt std std
Illuminated vanity mirrors N/A N/A driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear window defogger opt opt N/A N/A
Rear view mirror day-night day-night day-night day-night
Retained accessory power std std std std
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column std std std std
Steering wheel material urethane urethane urethane urethane
Oil pressure gauge std std std std
Voltage gauge std std std std
Adjustable pedals N/A N/A power power

2017 RAM 2500 Exterior Features

Would you like to grasp the idea which 2017 RAM 2500 trim level is better equipped with such little cool exterior features like fog lights, spoiler, mud flaps, sunroof, roof racks, running boards, etc? Check out the full list of these additional features below.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Antenna fixed fixed fixed fixed
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim black black chrome chrome
Fog/driving lights front front front front
Door count 2 doors 2 doors 2 doors 2 doors
Rear cargo door tailgate tailgate tailgate tailgate
Tinted windows light light light light
Rear window type fixed fixed sliding sliding
Mirrors dual manual dual manual dual power remote dual power remote
Heated door mirrors opt opt std std
Wheels 17 silver styled steel 17 silver styled steel 18 styled steel 18 styled steel
Spare tire and wheel full-size steel full-size steel full-size steel full-size steel
Mirrors, auto dimming N/A N/A driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear step bumper std std std std
Pickup box regular regular regular regular
Pickup cargo box light std std std std
Pickup truck tonneau cover soft soft soft soft

2017 RAM 2500 Seats

The seats are one of the most important aspects of any car, and each 2017 RAM 2500 trim level may have different seating options, so be sure to carefully compare the specifications. Some trims have leather upholstery, "memory", armrest, heated seats, and some have them only for the front passengers, while other provide them for the rear seats two.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Front seat type split-bench split-bench split-bench split-bench
Standard seating 3 3 3 3
Front driver seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way 4-way 4-way
Lumbar support N/A N/A driver driver
Front armrests center center center center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable adjustable adjustable
Seat trim vinyl vinyl cloth cloth

2017 RAM 2500 Entertainment System

Some 2017 RAM 2500 trim levels have a built-in DVD player, voice recognition, while others have a touch screen display, bluetooth compatibility, navigation system. There are also a variety of different audio options, so be sure to compare the trim levels carefully to find the one that best suits your needs.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Radio AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan SiriusXM AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player console mounted single console mounted single console mounted single console mounted single
Auxiliary input jack std std std std
Steering wheel audio controls N/A N/A opt opt
Voice recognition opt opt std std
Speakers 6 6 6 6
Amplifier N/A N/A opt opt
Speed-Sensitive Volume N/A N/A opt opt
Navigation system N/A N/A yes with voice activation yes with voice activation
1st row LCD screen 1 1 1 1
Bluetooth Compatibility opt opt std std

2017 RAM 2500 Safety and Security Features

Each 2017 RAM 2500 trim comes with a variety of safety and security features that will keep you and your family safe while on the road. Some of these features include airbags, traction control, stability control, side impact, panic alarm, blind spot sensors, parking assist, and more.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st row curtain 1st row curtain 1st row curtain 1st row
Occupancy sensor std std std std
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
Seatbelt pre-tensioners front front front front
Headlights halogen halogen halogen halogen
Exterior light control fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic fully automatic
Delay-off headlamps std std std std
Daytime running lights opt opt opt opt
Illuminated entry opt opt std std
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm opt opt std std
Door locks manual manual power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Content theft deterrent alarm system N/A N/A opt opt
Ignition disable std std std std
Low tire pressure warning std std std std
Parking assist ParkSense ParkSense ParkSense ParkSense
In-Vehicle Assistance Service N/A N/A opt opt

2017 RAM 2500 Mechanical Features

The 2017 RAM 2500 will have different mechanical features depending on the trim level that you choose. Some of the other features that you may find in the higher-level trim levels include air suspension, brake assist, speed sensitive steering, an electronic limited slip differential, a performance exhaust system.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Engine 5.7L V-8 5.7L V-8 5.7L V-8 5.7L V-8
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Anti-lock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist std std std std
Drive type rear-wheel four-wheel rear-wheel four-wheel
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack and pinion re-circulating ball rack and pinion re-circulating ball
Suspension tuning heavy duty heavy duty heavy duty heavy duty
Front suspension type multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Front anti-roll bar std std std std
Front shocks heavy duty heavy duty heavy duty heavy duty
Front springs coil coil coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link multi-link multi-link multi-link
Rear shocks heavy duty heavy duty heavy duty heavy duty
Rear springs coil coil coil coil
Electronic stability system std std std std
Sequential shift control std std std std
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.73 3.73 3.73 3.73
Turbocharger intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo intercooled turbo
Engine block heater opt opt opt opt
Remote vehicle starting system N/A N/A opt opt
Locking/limited slip differential opt opt opt opt
4WD shift N/A manual N/A electronic
Height adjustable suspension automatic w/driver control automatic w/driver control automatic w/driver control automatic w/driver control
Automatic level control rear rear rear rear

2017 RAM 2500 Other Specs

In general, the 2017 RAM 2500 lower-level trims will have fewer features. If you are looking for a vehicle that has all of the latest and greatest features, then you will want to choose one of the higher-level trim levels.
Trims Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 Tradesman 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x2 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8 SLT 4x4 Regular Cab 140.5 in. WB, Engine: 5.7L V-8
Luggage capacity 15.2 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft.
Maximum cargo capacity 15.2 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft. 15.2 cu.ft.
Base engine size 5.7 liters 5.7 liters 5.7 liters 5.7 liters
Base engine type V-8 V-8 V-8 V-8
Horsepower rpm 5,600 5,600 5,600 5,600
Torque rpm 4,000 4,000 4,000 4,000
Driver information center std std std std
Lighting - glovebox N/A N/A opt opt
Lighting - map lights N/A N/A front front
Lighting - dome light fade fade fade fade
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors N/A N/A passenger passenger
Height adjustable safety belts front front front front
Engine - valvetrain OHV OHV OHV OHV
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warrranty - Powertrain (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion perforation (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside assistance (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000 36/36,000
Tires LT245/70SR17.0E BSW AS LT245/70SR17.0E BSW AS LT275/70SR18.0E BSW AS LT275/70SR18.0E BSW AS
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent variable intermittent
Maximum towing capacity 17,980 lbs. 17,590 lbs. 17,600 lbs. 17,480 lbs.
Pickup bed liner opt opt opt opt

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2017 RAM 2500 specs

0-60 times 7.9 - 8.9 sec
Horsepower 383 hp
Dimensions ...
Wheel Offset -25 - 25 mm
Lug Pattern PCD 8x165.1
Tire size 245/70 R17 - 285/55 R20
Custom cars 42 projects
Owner Manual
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