The Multiple Powertrains of the Ram 2500
Being able to purpose build your truck to your needs is one of the best ways to increase efficiency with your truck. One of the biggest options when building your vehicle is what powertrain are you going to want. The Ram 2500 has several powertrains that allow you to finetune the capabilities of your Ram 2500. You can make it more fuel efficiency for cruising around Sioux Falls, SD or you can give it maximum towing capacity for work on the farm.
The first powertrain option is the 6.2L Cummins Inline-6 Turbo Diesel. This engine is legendary, and it can tow up to 17,980 lbs with its 800 lb-ft of torque. The Cummins can also be equipped to either a six-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic. Next up we have the 5.7L Hemi V8 which can to a respectable 13,890 lbs and can only be had with a six-speed manual. Lastly, we have the 6.4L Hemi V8 and it can tow up to 16,320. This engine gives you a good mix between the smaller Hemi and the Diesel engine.
Stop by Billion Automotive and we will help you pick out the Ram 2500 that best matches your lifestyle. To make sure you are getting the right powertrain with your Ram 2500 you should take it out for a ride.
Source: Billion CDJR