New 2016 RAM 3500 at Hoffman Automotive Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram for Hagerstown, MD
Yes, the 2016 RAM 3500 is a work truck but it also has the ability to to refined enough for an everyday ride. Technology, performance and toughness would be what this truck is all about and it is shown throughout. There is a great deal of innovation on the 3500 and beats the competition in this department. The towing ability and suspension quality are key features and help the truck accomplish projects and get whatever the job is done. The 3500 provides luxury and amenities and it makes it so that your work truck can also be your leisure truck.
Under the 3500's Hood
Coming with the 3500 this year are many options for a power source. The base level powertrain option is a V-8 HEMI which is a 5.7-liter and produces 383 horsepower and 400 pounds of torque. There is also a 6.4-liter HEMI V-8 or the more powerful 6.7-liter high output Cummins turbodiesel. The turbo really is a work of art capable of 385 horsepower and a powerful 900 pounds of torque. The 6.6-liter HEMI V-8 has an alternator system that gathers a best in class 380 amps. You can also choose either a six-speed manual or automatic transmission but if you want the diesel engine it is only mated to the manual transmission.
Design of RAM 3500
There is a great touchscreen navigation system coming with voice recognition, 10 speakers to help boost the audio experience up which is taken care of by Alpine There is also a USB port for digital music players, and all audio systems get Bluetooth this year. On the exterior there are power folding mirrors for use when towing as well as a rear view camera to help in hooking up trailers. There is also a trailer brake coming standard on most all of the upper trim lines. In the front there is a bench with a 40/20/40 split and a redesigned center console which is perfect for storage of even larger items. The truck bed is now lined with LED lights so the camera view will be that much better. The interior of the 3500 ranks as one of the best in the heavy duty truck segments. Driver information that is customizable can also be found on a 3.5-inch screen with a 7 inch also available. The interior is very warm and welcoming with spacious design lines and room for cargo. On the rear fenders near the bed of the truck there is a pair of compartments that can be locked and offer ample room for storage. The 3500 offers the regular Hotchkiss spring system but in addition there is new technology to be had in an air suspension system that automatically inflate the suspension helping to level out the weight and make for a more stable operation and improved pulling ability. RAM is very proud of its 31,210-pound maximum pulling load which is best-in-class. The style of the 3500 is rough and resilient yet remains comfortable. For exterior colors there are many options including two-tone designs as well as a batch option for fleets that gives even more of a choice for colors.
Of course a heavy duty work truck also has safety features that reflect well on the versatility of the truck and aim to help keep safe both the operator and passengers in any emergency situation. There are front and side airbags, stability and traction control and anti-lock brakes. A big thing on heavy duty pickup trucks is the tires that they utilize to keep them going and now there is a tire pressure gauge that can be used to keep tabs on what is going with those things that are ever so important to the everyday operation of your vehicle. Adjustable foot pedals can also be had to better contour the everyday use of the vehicle to you as well as two rear-view camera and sensors in the back end of the vehicle that assist with parking. Also there is a camera mounted on the back that can be used during normal operations to monitor the truck bed and any cargo that may be back there. The 3500 can easily be your today. Gives us a call or stop into the show room.