We recently got the following question from Lynn. She is upgrading to a Ram HD 3500 dually to tow a big 5th wheel camping trailer. The particular truck configuration she is looking has an optional 3.42 rear axle ration, instead of a 3.73 or a 4.10. The core of the
The Ram pickup truck lineup remains largely unchanged for the 2018 model year with the following notable exceptions. The 2018 Ram 1500 and HD trucks get a new top-of-the-line luxury model, the Limited Tungsten Edition. The Ram 3500 HD escalates the torque wars with a class-leading 6.7L high-output Cummins I6 turbo-diesel.
How to tow big and heavy? We took a 2017 Ram HD 3500 dually 4x4 Limited edition and a 2017 Cimarron Trailers Norstar 33-foot luxury horse trailer for a test run to go over the top five things to think about when towing big, heavy, and expensive equipment.
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Ram Trucks is announcing the latest Harvest Edition of all 2018 Ram 1500 and heavy duty 2500 and 3500 trucks. These special trim packages honor a historic connection to Case IH and New Holland farming equipment makers. The two new colors immediately stand out. They are Case IH Red and
Heavy duty trucks from just 15 years ago had a maximum tow rating of around 12,000 lbs. The 2018 Ford F-150 is rated at 13,200 lbs of towing. 2018 Heavy duty trucks are pushing to and past 30,000 lbs of gooseneck and/or 5-th wheel trailer tow rating. We recently received the