The 2020 Ram 2500 is a full-size pickup that continues to improve. Ram has updated the truck’s design for the 2020 model year. It features a stronger powertrain and new styling. The 2500 features a wide range of technology and a spacious cabin.
The Ram 2500 has become more competitive since its redesign. The Ram 2500 offers all the options that truck buyers love. Its trim range includes everything from a basic truck to an off-road-friendly model. For those who prefer the finest things, there are some luxury options. The 2500 is a stunning choice in this segment.
Trimming and Pricing
Ram offers the 2500 in six trims: Tradesman (also known as Big Horn for Texas buyers), Laramie Longhorn Limited, Power Wagon, and Laramie Longhorn Limited. A two-door regular Cab, a four door crew cab, and a larger four door Mega Cab are available to buyers. There are two bed lengths available: 8-foot and 6-foot-4-inch.
The base Tradesman has a black grille, black front and back bumpers, and rides on 17-inch tires. Standard features include black exterior door handles and quad-halogen headlamps that illuminate the road ahead. Crew-cab models include black heated power-adjustable mirrors, power windows, and door locks. Regular-cab models feature non-heated mirrors and manual controls. The cabin also includes a rearview camera and keyless ignition. The truck’s front bench seat is split 40/20/40. A tilt-adjustable steering wheel allows the driver to find the most comfortable position behind the wheel. Standard equipment includes a 5-inch screen and manual air conditioning. Prices start at $33,500
Pricing starts at around $38,000 for the Big Horn/Lone Star trim. This model includes a chrome-accented grille, an overhead console and 18-inch wheels. The model also features an integrated trailer brake controller as well as a power-sliding back window.
The Laramie trim starts around $49,500. The Laramie trim features LED taillights and headlights as well as soft-closing tailgates. Standard features include fog lights and power-folding, auto-dimming sides mirrors. Laramie models come with dual-zone automatic climate control, front and back parking sensors, and remote ignition. To keep you warm in winter driving, heated front seats and a heated steering column are available. Apple CarPlay/Android Auto smartphone connectivity is standard. It also includes HD and satellite radio, an 8.4 inch touchscreen, and a 10-speaker audio system.
The Laramie Longhorn starts at $56,500. The model comes with a chrome mesh grille, spray-in bedliner and automatic high beams. Standard features include heated rear seats and power-adjustable pedals.
Limited trim features 20-inch wheels and power deployable running boards. The RamBox cargo management system includes useful cargo-bed storage compartments as well as an adjustable bed separator. Prices start at around 61 million.
The Power Wagon trim starts around 53 grand. This trim is geared towards off-roading and includes features like all-terrain tires and off-road shock absorbers.
The Ram 2500 comes with optional equipment such as tow mirrors and load-leveling rear suspension. It also features blind-spot monitoring, forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring, blind-spot detection, rear cross-traffic alarm, surround-view camera, and blind-spot monitoring.
Performance and Engine
The base engine of this truck is a 6.4-liter V8. It produces 410 horsepower, 429 pound-feet torque and is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
An optional turbocharged 6.7-liter six-cylinder diesel engine is also available. It produces 370 horsepower and 850 pounds-feet torque and is matched with a six speed automatic gearbox.
You can choose between rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive. Ram 2500 can tow 19,580 pounds.
The Ram 2500 can accommodate three, five, or six people depending on the cab configuration. It is comfortable and spacious, and quiet on the highway. Large windows provide excellent views for the driver. Vinyl upholstery is standard. You can also upgrade the cabin by adding cloth or leather upholstery.