The rumors about the new 2023 Ram 2500 are not settling down at all. Since its first debut, this truck gains instant popularity. However, for the following year, the manufacturer will make it more competitive.
Generally speaking, the Ram 2500 is one of the most favorite trucks in the segment, thanks primarily to its compact styling and extraordinary towing abilities. Nevertheless, some departments will remain unchanged and expect this model to be powered by the same engine options. There are precisely two engines, on which is a gasoline-powered base, while the optional is turbodiesel.
What Is the Most Luxurious Ram Truck?
Definitively is the RAM 2500. So, if you’re searching for a modern-looking truck, then the upcoming 2023 RAM is worth waiting for. This model wears one of the most cutting-edge styles. According to many reports, the forthcoming RAM 2500 gets the longest wheelbase of 114.5-inches in the segment. Just below is positioned the upcoming Ford F-150 with a 141.1-inch wheelbase and Chevy with 139.6-inches.
The body style is unique, and we should expect even slimmer LED headlights. Of course, the reconstructed grille is a must and a new 18-inch steel wheels. Speaking of build quality, the RAM 2500 is solidly built and ruggedly held. This truck will definitively stand out in the crowd, especially Power Wagon variant. For a hard core off-roading lovers, the Power Wagon is the best option. This model features power-folding side mirrors with memory, power-adjustable auxiliary sections, and reverse lamps. Also, it comes with automatic high beams, body-color door handles, and with specially modified suspension.
Cabin Features and Cargo Space
The new 2023 RAM 2500 is a truck that doesn’t require significant changes to fit the needs of the driver. This model comes with a large and roomy cabin that can accommodate five passengers comfortably.
On top of that, this model offers 50.3 cubic feet of cargo space. Generally speaking, there are many models in the same segment that provides more.
For example, Chevy and the GMC have the highest 89.1 cubic feet of cargo, while Ford F-150 offers 62.3 cubic feet of cargo capacity. On the technology side, the RAM 2500 is the winner. This model has a plethora of features, and the most noticeable is a brilliant 12-inch screen. Other standard features include air conditioning, vinyl floors, and seats, a pushbutton starter, cruise control, electronic parking brake.
2023 Ram 2500 Powertrain Options
As mentioned, the new 2023 Ram 2500 is the truck that will offer two engine choices. The first one that powers the entry-level model consists of a gasoline-powered 6.4-liter V8 producing 410 horsepower. This engine features a cylinder deactivation system, helping to save a bit of fuel during light use. It also comes with 8-speed automatic transmission, and it uses rear-wheel drive as standard. Of course, all-wheel drive comes optional or standard choosing the Power Wagon.
The next engine is a more powerful Cummins 6.7-liter inline-6 turbodiesel producing 370 horsepower and 850 lb-ft of torque. Thanks to this engine, the Ram 2500 can tow up to 19,370 pounds and a payload of 4,520 pounds.
2023 Ram 2500 Release Date and Price
The forthcoming 2023 Ram 2500 will most likely to arrive next year. The redesigned variant will bring many updates and changes to the next-generation model. However, there is no information about its price so far. We think that it could cost slightly higher than the current one.
The current 2500 Tradesman (Regular Cab) costs $34,095, and it can go up to $55,230 for the Power Wagon (2500, Crew Cab) variant.