2017 Ram 2500
Some drivers in the Wichita, KS area may find that a light-duty pickup truck provides all of the power and versatility they will ever need. But if you find yourself needing a bit more power and rugged capability, then a heavy-duty pickup may be just the thing. You'll find one that is both dependable and durable here at Parks Motors.
The truck we're talking about is the 2017 Ram 2500, and for the new model year, it remains a leader in the heavy-duty pickup segment. We explore some of the vehicle's key features below, but if you're ready to take a test drive, you can do so at Parks Motors, just nine miles east of high prices and Wichita, KS.
Power and Towing
The Ram 2500 comes work-ready with a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 that puts out 383 horsepower and 400 lb.-ft. of torque. It's rated for a towing capacity of 13,900 pounds, but if you want to utilize the 2500's maximum towing capabilities, you can enjoy a towing capacity of up to 17,980 pounds when the pickup is equipped with an available 6.7-liter Cummins High-Output Turbo Diesel. A 410-horsepower 6.4-liter HEMI V8 is also available.
4x4 Off-Road Package
Like we said, the 2017 Ram 2500 is work-ready, but if you need some additional off-road capability you'll find it through the 4x4 Off-Road Package. This is bound to be a popular option for the 2017 model, as it adds features like Hill Descent Control, tow hooks, Bilstein shocks, wheel flares, limited-slip differential and more. The package is available on 2500 Crew and Mega Cab 4x4 models.
For 2017, the Ram 2500 is available in 8 trim levels, one of which is a new Power Wagon model. The Power Wagon has some unique design characteristics, like blacked out headlights, a new black Power Wagon grille and a Power Wagon hood decal. The model expertly blends style with heavy-duty ruggedness. It comes equipped with the 410-horsepower 6.4-liter HEMI V8 and 33-inch all-terrain tires.
Interior Amenities Make Work a Breeze in the 2017 Ram 2500
The Ram 2500 may be all about work, but that doesn't mean it can't come with some premium amenities to make that work a little less stressful. Let your Ram pickup do the heavy lifting while you enjoy the drive through available features like a touchscreen display, cargo camera, rearview camera, leather seats and real wood trim.
If you work hard, then you'll want to get a heavy-duty pickup truck that works hard too. The 2017 Ram 2500 is just the vehicle you need. When you're ready, fill out the form on this page, give us a call or stop by our location near Wichita, KS. Either way, the automotive experts at Parks Motors will be ready to help you drive home in a new truck.