2023 RAM 3500 Review, Pricing, and Specs
The RAM 3500 of 2023 is the ideal workhorse, designed to tackle any job with ease. Its sturdy exterior and commanding engine differentiate it from rivals such as the Ford F-350 and Chevy Silverado 3500.
Canadian drivers who require robust and resilient vehicles will appreciate the RAM 3500's unparalleled towing capacity of up to 37,100 pounds, making it the perfect selection. The RAM 3500 is the ultimate pick for those who need a truck that can manage even the most challenging tasks, thanks to its exceptional hauling capabilities.
- Starting Price: $60,990 to $103,790
- Fuel Economy:
- Fuel type: Regular Unleaded V8 Gasoline
- Consumption City & Highway: TBD
- Fuel Capacity: 121L
- Engine: 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine with FuelSaver MDS with a 6.7L Cummins® I-6 turbocharged diesel engine on higher-spec models
- Horsepower: 360 - 410 hp
- Transmission: 8-speed Allison Automatic Transmission
- 0 to 100KM: TBA
- Number of Seats: 2/ 3/ 5/ 6
- Towing Capacity: Up to 37,100 lbs
- Electric range: N/A
- Battery guarantee: 3-Year/ 60,000 km basic warranty
- Govt Rebate/Incentive: N/A
Biggest Upgrades from the Previous Year
For the 2023 model year, RAM has implemented several noteworthy upgrades to its previous 3500 model. The new RAM 3500 now features a 12-inch touchscreen infotainment system and a 360-degree camera system as standard equipment on the higher-spec models.
The 2023 RAM benefits from a redesigned suspension system and a new optional 6.7-liter Cummins diesel engine that provides improved torque and horsepower. With these enhancements and innovations, the 2023 RAM 3500 establishes a new benchmark for heavy-duty trucks.
Interior Layout and Options
Combining both practicality and luxury, the interior of the 2023 RAM 3500 accommodates all driver's requirements. The base Tradesman model has standard vinyl upholstery and a fundamental infotainment system, whereas the top-of-the-range Limited trim includes leather seats and an exceptional 9-speaker Alpine sound system.
The 2023 RAM 3500 also has an array of optional features, including heated and ventilated front seats, a power sunroof, and a rear-seat entertainment system. With its diverse interior options and upgrades, the 2023 RAM 3500 satisfies the needs of every driver.
Exterior Layout and Options
With a bold and powerful road presence, the 2023 RAM 3500 commands attention. The base Tradesman model has 18-inch styled steel wheels as standard, whereas the top-tier Limited trim features 20-inch Chrome aluminum wheels and power running boards. The exterior of each model is so vastly different that they look like different vehicles.
On the lower end, the Tradesman has black front fascia cladding and a black grille. The Big Horn trades the black cladding for a chrome front fascia and bumper, with light chrome detailing on the grille. Heading over to the Laramie, we see a body-coloured bumper with chrome front fascia cladding and more extensive chrome detailing on the grille.
The Limited Longhorn keeps the body-coloured bumper but adds more refined chrome grille detailing and LED headlights to replace the standard halogen setup on lower-spec models. For an even more executive feel, the Limited trim features fine chrome mesh detailing on the grille, with the same LED headlights as the Limited Longhorn.
Additionally, the 2023 RAM 3500 has optional features such as a RamBox cargo management system, LED lighting, and a fifth-wheel towing package. With a selection of exterior options and upgrades, the 2023 RAM 3500 is engineered to make a statement and stand out from the rest.
Technology, Infotainment, and Connectivity
The 2023 RAM 3500 provides a plethora of connectivity, technology, and infotainment features to ensure drivers and passengers remain connected and entertained. The base Tradesman trim has a 5-inch touchscreen display, while the top-level Limited trim boasts a larger 12-inch touchscreen, wireless charging, and a premium 9-speaker Alpine audio system.
Moreover, the 2023 RAM 3500 offers optional features such as a rear-seat entertainment system, a premium navigation system, and compatibility with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. With a range of sophisticated technology features, the 2023 RAM 3500 elevates the driving experience.
Safety and Driver-Assistance Features
The 2023 RAM 3500 emphasizes safety through a suite of advanced driver-assistance features. The base Tradesman trim includes a rearview camera and parking sensors, while the top-level Limited trim features adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring, and lane departure warning. Optional safety features include a forward-facing camera and trailer detection system. With its comprehensive safety and driver assistance features, the 2023 RAM 3500 is engineered to provide drivers with a sense of assurance and confidence on the road.
|Trim/ Feature||Tradesman||Big Horn||Laramie||Limited Longhorn||Limited|
|Engine||6.4L HEMI® V8 engine with FuelSaver MDS||6.4L HEMI® V8 engine with FuelSaver MDS||6.4L HEMI® V8 engine with FuelSaver MDS||6.7L Cummins® I-6 turbocharged diesel engine||6.7L Cummins® I-6 turbocharged diesel engine|
|Transmission||8-speed automatic transmission||8-speed automatic transmission||8-speed automatic transmission||6-speed automatic transmission||6-speed automatic transmission|
|Fuel consumption (City/ Highway)||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Headlights||Automatic quad halogen headlamps||Automatic quad halogen headlamps||Automatic LED headlamps with Chrome surround||Automatic premium bifunctional LED directional projector headlamps with Chrome surround||Automatic premium bifunctional LED directional projector headlamps with Chrome surround|
|Key features||Heavy-duty vinyl front 40/20/40 split bench seat Uconnect® 3 with 5-inch display 18x8-inch steel wheels Black Interior / Diesel Grey Seats||Cloth front 40/20/40 split bench seat Uconnect® 3 with 5-inch display 18x8-inch polished aluminum wheels Black Interior / Diesel Grey Seats||Leather-faced front vented 40/20/40 bench seat Uconnect® 5 NAV with 8.4-inch display 18x8-inch polished aluminum wheels Black Interior / Black Seats||Leather front vented bucket seats w/ etched inserts Uconnect® 5 NAV with 8.4-inch display 18x8-inch Diamond cut faced aluminum wheels Mountain Brown/light Mountain Brown interior||Natura Plus leather front vented bucket seats Uconnect® 5 NAV with 8.4-inch display 20x8-inch Satin Carbon with Bright wheel inserts Black Interior / Black Seats|
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