2019 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 at Rotolo's Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM

Pickup trucks serve as the all-round workhouse of the modern-day automotive market, with a convenient storage potential and powerful engines to push the hauling capability. Ram looks to craft a titan by bringing the 2019 Heavy Duty 2500 and 3500 that are as rugged and sturdy as they look with immense towing payload/towing capacity. The unwavering steel structure fortifications allow for the 2019 Heavy Duty to push the capability even further, enduring heavy loads and towing while also consistently pushing through tough terrain and weather to get the job done.

Engine Performance

  • 6.7-liter Turbocharged High-Output Diesel Inline-6 Engine
  • 1,000 lb-ft of Torque
  • 35,100 lbs Max Tow Capacity

Safety Features

  • Integrated Trailer Brake Controller
  • 360-degree Surround Camera
  • Forward Collision Warning

Vehicle Design

  • Dual-Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • LED Headlights and Taillights

What are some of the key features offered with each trim level?

The Heavy Duty comes with one of six different trim levels to allow for you to taper the truck to your specifications. The base trim level of the 2019 Ram Heavy Duty is the Tradesman, which offers a key set of features including split-folding seats, tilt-adjustable steering column, 17-inch solid steel wheels (18-inch on the 3500), a rearview camera for convenient vision even when you are hauling a heavy payload, standard air conditioning, and a full infotainment system on a 5-inch touchscreen display. The Big Horn trim gives the 2500 larger 18-inch wheels and also brings in to all Heavy Duty trucks features such as push-button start with keyless ignition, an upgraded cloth interior upholstery set, extra USB ports for charging devices, and keyless entry with remote unlocking. The Laramie continues to add in more features like LED headlights and taillights, a convenient 115-volt power outlet for powering small appliances, dual-zone automatic temperature control, power-adjustable leather front seats that are heated, and an upgraded sound system and larger touchscreen display with smartphone integration. The Laramie Longhorn trim continues to pack in great features, some of the key ones that caught our eye are automatic rain-sensing windshield wipers, convenient LED bed lights, interior design enhancements with wood inserts and accents, heated rear seating, ventilated front seats with memory settings, and more. The Limited trim comes packed with all of the previous features mentioned while building on larger 20-inch wheels, chrome exterior elements, a RamBox cargo system that helps with effective management of space with extra compartments and an adjustable bed divider, premium leather upholstery enhancements, and more.

What engines are equipped for maximum power potential?

Within the 2019 Heavy Duty lies an option between the 2500 model with a standard 4 wheel format where the 3500 is meant to push the capabilities to the limit, toting an extra two wheels in the rear with extra reinforcements to the chassis. The 3 different powertrains are each able to push out high amounts of power. Coming standard with each Heavy Duty is a 6.4-liter Hemi V8 engine that pumps out 410 horsepower and 429 lb-ft of torque potential. If you are looking for enhanced power distribution, Ram brings in two optional turbocharged diesel engines that have top tier torque distribution. With either the Heavy Duty 2500 or 3500, you can opt to build in a 6.7-liter turbocharged diesel inline-6 engine that pushes out 370 horsepower and improved 850 lb-ft of torque. Ram also offers a High Output variant of this turbocharged diesel engine that can push out a higher 400 horsepower and immense 1,000 lb-ft of torque allowing for a payload capacity of 7,680 pounds and an incredible tow capacity of 35,100 pounds.

How is the Ram Heavy Duty configured to enhance safety of operation?

Ram continues to excel in incorporating a high volume of safety features and systems offering over 100 safety and security-based features with the 2019 Heavy Duty models. With the heavy hauls, it is important to have a reliable and durable structure and systems in place to be able to maintain control. As such Ram works hard to incorporate a potent trailer sway control, solid steel chassis and an integrated brake controller to assist with managing the heavy loads. Other key safety features offered can include a 360-degree surround-view camera paired with a cargo view camera, a blind-spot monitoring system with rear cross-path detection to help safely change lanes, a full ParkSense parking assist system, and a forward collision mitigation system that utilizes sensors on the exterior to detect an oncoming collision and preemptively activate emergency brakes autonomously.

Final Thoughts on the 2019 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500

Overall, the Heavy Duty comes as listed; if you want a truck that is capable of pushing the effective tow limits of a full-size truck, Ram equips the Heavy Duty 2500 and 3500 to get the job done. The powertrain's potential is immense, with up to 1,000 lb-ft of torque and great drivetrain systems allow the transference of immense power throughout the entire structure. The features list isn’t lacking either, with a full stock of modern technology that enhances the driving and operating experience for one of the most comfortable and convenient trucks on the market. Our dealers are standing by, happy to help answer any questions you may have! Give us a call today to learn more, and schedule a test drive so you can experience the 2019 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 yourself.