2019 Ram 2500 black

Ram 2500

2019 Ram 3500

Ram 3500

2020 RAM 2500 vs. RAM 3500



6.7L 6-cylinder diesel or 6.4L V8

Standard Engine Options

6.7L 6-cylinder diesel or 6.4L V8
15,040 pounds

Max Towing Capacity

14,970 pounds
4,012 pounds

Max Payload

4,644 pounds

When shopping for a heavy-duty truck, it can be hard to figure out just how heavy you need to go. How much power you need depends on your specific situation, but Nyle Maxwell CDJR of Taylor can help explain the differences in your RAM pickup options. Read on to learn more about the RAM 2500 vs. 3500 truck comparison, and when you’re ready to test drive these beasts, head into Nyle Maxwell CDJR of Taylor in Taylor.

RAM 2500 vs. 3500: Price & Performance

The 2020 RAM 3500 has a higher starting MSRP than the 2020 RAM 2500, coming in at $35,195 MSRP and $33,745 MSRP, respectively. For the price difference, Georgetown drivers get greater torque and payload capabilities, especially when comparing the standard offerings.

However, you may be surprised to find that when looking at the RAM 2500 vs. 3500 towing capacity, the 2500 can pull 70 more pounds than the RAM 3500. The 2020 RAM 2500 can also stretch to being an inch wider and taller than its big brother. Both trucks come with the same engine options, but the RAM 3500 has a significant increase in maximum payload compared to the 2500. Here’s a detailed breakdown of their respective towing and payload abilities:

RAM 2500 Towing and Payload

  • Maximum Towing Capacity: 15,040 pounds
  • Maximum Payload Capacity: 4,012 pounds

RAM 3500 Towing and Payload

  • Maximum Towing Capacity: 14,970 pounds
  • Maximum Payload Capacity: 4,644 pounds

RAM 2500 vs. 3500: Configurations

The configuration options won’t make much difference for Cameron drivers when they compare pickup trucks, as they’ll have the same cab and bed options in both of the 2020 RAM Heavy-Duty truck:

  • Regular Cab – 8’ Bed
  • Crew Cab – 6’ 4” Bed
  • Crew Cab – 8′ Bed
  • Mega Cab – 6′ 4” Bed

RAM 2500 vs. 3500: New Features

The 2020 RAM 2500 and 3500 lineup adds some great new available features and specs in both heavy-duty pickup options, including:

  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring
  • Adaptive Steering
  • Auxiliary Camera System
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Optional 50-Gallon Fuel Tank
  • Blind-Spot Monitoring

Test Drive a RAM 2500 and RAM 3500 at Nyle Maxwell CDJR of Taylor Today

If you live around College Station and are ready to make a truck comparison in person, head into Nyle Maxwell CDJR of Taylor. We’ll help you compare pickup trucks and choose the right model for your needs, whether it’s for work or play. Check out our new truck specials and then give us a call, or come into the dealership the next time you’re in Taylor!

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