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2020 RAM 2500*

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2020 RAM 3500*

2020 RAM 2500 vs. 2020 RAM 3500

2020 RAM 2500


2020 RAM 3500

Starting MSRP

4,644 pounds

Max Payload

7,680 pounds
410 hp

Max Gas Horsepower

410 hp
850 lb-ft

Max Diesel Torque

1,000 lb-ft
15,040 pounds

Max Gas Towing Capacity

14,970 pounds
19,780 pounds

Max Diesel Towing Capacity

35,100 pounds

For 2020’s heavy-duty 2500 and 3500 models, RAM has upped their game yet again, adding formidable power to diesel engine options. If that’s exactly what you need for your Lexington job sites, but you’re still concerned about price, then this may be the best news yet: RAM HD prices have dropped for 2020! That means both the 2500 and 3500 trucks start at around 5k less than the 2019 models.

Read on below for our 2020 RAM 2500 vs. 3500 truck comparison to get a clearer idea of what the difference between the RAM 2500 and 3500 is when it comes to RAM 2500 vs. 3500 payload or Cummins 2500 vs. 2500 engine options. Then browse the Dan Cummins Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram inventory to find your favorite new or used RAM trucks!

HEMI® or Cummins: RAM 2500 vs. 3500 Power

Compare the RAM 2500 to 3500, and you’ll find that both models live up to the RAM brand’s history of producing top trucks in the heavy-duty class for towing, hauling, and performance. When comparing the HEMI® and Cummins 2500 vs. 3500 engine power, Nicholasville drivers will find both models deliver astonishing power and off-roading capability.

2020 RAM 2500: Starting MSRP of $30,430

  • Standard 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine
  • Available 3.0L diesel engine
  • Best-in-class max gas horsepower — 410 hp
  • Max gas torque — 480 lb-ft

2020 RAM 3500 — Starting MSRP of $31,973

  • Standard 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine with variable-cam timing
  • Available 6.7L High Output Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine
  • Transmission — Electronically-controlled 68RFE 6-speed automatic
  • Max horsepower — 410 hp
  • Max diesel torque — 1,000 lb-ft

RAM 2500 vs. 3500 Payload and Towing

Compare the RAM 2500 vs. 3500 payload and towing, and you’ll find they both offer best-in-class performance when it comes to hauling and towing supplies to your job sites around Georgetown:

  • 2020 RAM 2500: Max diesel towing capacity of 19,780 pounds and max diesel torque of 850 lb-ft
  • 2020 RAM 3500: Max diesel towing capacity of 35,100 pounds and max diesel torque of 1,000 lb-ft

Stil curious about how these two RAM trucks stack up in terms of power? Learn more about the RAM 3500 towing capacity with Dan Cummins Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram!

RAM 2500 vs. 3500: Interior Features

Now that you know the difference between RAM 2500 and 3500 performance, check out how easily you can turn your truck into a Nicholasville errand machine or a mobile office space out in Winchester. Standard and available technology features include:

  • Uconnect® interface
  • 5-inch touchscreen display
  • Integrated Voice Command with Bluetooth®
  • 2 USB jacks and AUX audio input
  • Shark fin antenna
  • 4-speaker sound system
  • Available premium leather upholstery

Test Drive the 2020 RAM 2500 and 3500 at Dan Cummins Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

You’ll find the biggest difference between the RAM 2500 and 3500 when you compare RAM 2500 to 3500 towing capacity. If your primary concern is maximum power and capability on the job site, the 3500 has what it takes. However, if you’d like a slightly smaller truck for more general drivability around Lexington in addition to that impressive power, then 2500 could be the truck for you.

For more RAM 2500 and 3500 details, contact us to schedule a test drive of any RAM trucks in our Paris inventory! Our team is happy to help you compare the RAM 2500 to 3500 in person so you can be sure you’re heading home in the best truck for you.

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