New 2016 RAM 3500 at Palmer Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram for Roswell, GA
The 2016 RAM 3500 is the most powerful and most capable truck in the RAM lineup for 2016. It can haul an amazing 31,210 pounds and comes with choices for powertrain including V-8 HEMIs and diesel choices. The RAM absolutely blows the competition away with its performance. The 3500 is a work truck but also does very well off the job site where it can also function as an everyday vehicle. The 3500 commands respect and is completely able to get the job done.
Under the 3500's Hood
The standard engine on the 3500 is a 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 generating 383 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. Buyers can also choose to upgrade to a more powerful 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 or the 6.7-liter high output Cummins turbodiesel. The turbodiesel is a 6 cylinder releasing 385 horsepower and a powerful 900 lb.-ft. of torque. A choice of six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmissions remains, but the manual gearbox is only available with the diesel engine.
Design of RAM 3500
There is a great touchscreen navigation system coming with voice recognition, 10 speakers to help boost the audio experience up which is taken care of by Alpine There is also a USB port for digital music players, and all audio systems get Bluetooth this year. On the exterior there are power folding mirrors for use when towing as well as a rear view camera to help in hooking up trailers. There is also a trailer brake coming standard on most all of the upper trim lines. In the front there is a bench with a 40/20/40 split and a redesigned center console which is perfect for storage of even larger items. The truck bed is now lined with LED lights so the camera view will be that much better. The interior of the 3500 ranks as one of the best in the heavy duty truck segments. Driver information that is customizable can also be found on a 3.5-inch screen with a 7 inch also available. The interior is very warm and welcoming with spacious design lines and room for cargo. On the rear fenders near the bed of the truck there is a pair of compartments that can be locked and offer ample room for storage. The 3500 offers the regular Hotchkiss spring system but in addition there is new technology to be had in an air suspension system that automatically inflate the suspension helping to level out the weight and make for a more stable operation and improved pulling ability. RAM is very proud of its 31,210-pound maximum pulling load which is best-in-class. The style of the 3500 is rough and resilient yet remains comfortable. For exterior colors there are many options including two-tone designs as well as a batch option for fleets that gives even more of a choice for colors.
Helping keep both driver and riders safe the 2016 RAM 3500 comes with a great amount of safety features. Some of the equipment it comes with is anti-lock brakes, dual front and front head airbags, stability control, traction control, post-collision safety system. Tire pressure monitoring, front center 3-point belt, passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivation and dusk sensing headlights. There are also additional options available including pedals that adjust to you, two rear cameras, rear parking sensors and a camera that is used for monitoring the bed of the truck.