The 2014 Ram Heavy Duty is definitely a combination of perfect line features.
Just take a look at the following specifications:
• Towing -- Up to 30,000 pounds with Ram 3500
• Towing -- Up to 17,940 pounds with Ram 2500
• Payload -- Up to 7,320 pounds with Ram 3500
• Power -- 850 lb.-ft. of torque with 6.7-liter Cummins
• Power -- 410 horsepower and 429 lb.-ft. of torque with all-new 6.4-liter HEMI V-8
• Capacity -- Gross Combined Weight Rating (GCWR) of 37,600 pounds with Ram 3500
The starting price for the 2014 Ram 2500 Heavy Duty amounts $29,600. There is additional $1,095 for destination.
It is equipped with HEMI engine of 6.4 liters which has a $1,495 higher price than a similarly equipped 5.7-liter HEMI-powered Ram Heavy Duty pickup. The Ram`s engine is the first gas engine which can be found in the dual rear wheel 3500.
Both Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 have brand new, 5-link coil suspension. The Ram 2500 has alternative air suspension, whereas Ram 3500 has a supplemental air bag suspension option.
Taking in consideration Ram 1500, Ram 2500 has an update employed when it comes to rear suspension system. There is an all-new, segment exclusive five-link coil suspension. Thus, ride, handling and new air suspension system are bettered.
Instead of leaf spring system and the robust coil springs, there is an exclusive five-link coil design which improves articulation greatly. It prepares it to tow up to 17,940 pounds.
It seems that Chrysler Group has done an amazing job with the invention of the all-new 6.4-liter HEMI V-8,. That makes the 2014 Ram Heavy Duty one of the pickups which deliver the best horsepower and torque. This 16-valve engine delivers amazing 410 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 429 lb.-ft. (582 N•m) of torque at 4,000 rpm.
There is 66RFE six-speed automatic transmission.
There are additional alternative engines offered, such as 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 standard equipment for both Ram 2500 and 3500 (SRW). The alternative motor produces 383 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and maximum torque of 400 lb.-ft. at 4,000 rpm.
The 2014 model can go either with 18- or 20-inch wheels, which will be produced of forged aluminum and cast aluminum with silver inserts.
There is an amazing offer for the 2014 Ram Heavy Duty regarding paint scheme. There are 12 different colors which consist two new shades: Granite Crystal and Blue Streak.
The production of the 2014 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty is planned to start in the second half of 2013 at Coahuila, Mexico`s Saltillo Truck Assembly Plant.