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How Capable Are Ram Trucks?

Two Ram trucks parked on a rough terrain
When it comes to new-age pickup trucks, Ram has mastered the art of blending rugged luxury, efficiency and great capabilities, offering it at affordable prices to pickup truck drivers across the country. The brand offers a diverse lineup of both light-duty and heavy-duty trucks, including a new-age electric option, 2025 Ramcharger REx, as well. Each of these trucks possess great capabilities and are powered by incredible engine options, ensuring you take up both work and adventure tasks confidently. Follow along to explore how powerful these Ram trucks are with our experts at Comox Valley Dodge. 

[ALSO READ ABOUT: Available Trim Options of the 2024 Ram 2500]

Ram 1500 Classic

With two engine options and remarkable performance features, the Ram 1500 Classic pushes boundaries to make big towing jobs look light and doable to every truck owner. The Ram 1500 Classic comes with a Multi-Link Rear Suspension that offers excellent lateral stiffness for enhanced vehicle control and handling in different conditions. 

Ram 1500 

This light-duty Ram truck is available in different engine configurations, each delivering superior performance both on and off-road. If you opt for the 2024 Ram 1500, you can choose between three engines to get the required power, towing capacity and amount of utility. These options include:

  • 3.6-Litre Pentastar V6 (305 horsepower, 269 lb.-ft.) 
  • 5.7-Litre HEMI V8 (395 hp, 410 lb.-ft.)
  • 6.2-Litre Supercharged V8 (702 hp, 650 lb.-ft.)

Ram 2500

Got heavy towing jobs? Trust the Ram 2500 to get every job done seamlessly and efficiently. Along with multiple engine options, this heavy-duty pickup truck comes with different performance features — including Multilink Coil Rear Suspension, eight-speed automatic transmission and Bilstein gas‑charged monotube shocks — that enhance the Ram 2500’s performance and capabilities on varying terrains and road conditions. 

Ram 3500 

Another heavy-duty truck option Ram offers is the Ram 3500, which is available in five trim levels. The 2024 Ram 3500 is available in both diesel and gas towing options and four engine configurations. Depending on the chosen configurations, these engines are paired with a multi-displacement system, automatic transmission and Ram Active air system for optimized performance. 

To order any of these Ram trucks, please visit Comox Valley Dodge at 278 Island Highway North Courtenay, BC, a one-stop car dealership offering an extensive inventory of new and pre-owned Ram trucks, as well as quality vehicles from Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge