2020 RAM 2500 vs. 2020 RAM 3500

2020 RAM 2500 vs. 2020 RAM 3500

2020 RAM 2500


2020 RAM 3500


Starting MSRP

850 lb-ft

Max. Torque

1,000 lb-ft
19,680 pounds

Max Towing

35,100 pounds
4,010 pounds

Max Payload

7,680 pounds
Uconnect® 3


Uconnect® 3

If you’re shopping for a new pickup truck in Lee's Summit, you’re definitely comparing the 2020 RAM 2500 vs. the 2020 RAM 3500. These heavy-duty vehicles push the limits of performance and capability, defying expectations across categories. But which RAM pickup truck is right for you? Let’s explore their differences with this truck comparison from Lee's Summit Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. 



RAM 2500 vs. RAM 3500: Price and Power

When it comes to price, the 2500 and 3500 are pretty evenly matched:

  • 2020 RAM 2500 starting MSRP: $33,895
  • 2020 RAM 3500 starting MSRP: $35,345

The biggest difference you’ll see between these two behemoths is power. For drivers in Kansas City looking for the ultimate in pickup truck power, the 3500 is tough to beat, posting explosive performance specs: 

  • 2020 RAM 2500: 6.4L HEMI V8 engine at 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 2020 RAM 3500: 6.7L inline-6 engine at 850 lb-ft of torque

RAM 2500 vs. 3500 Towing Capacity and Payload

Sizing up the 2020 RAM 2500 vs. 3500 towing capacity is another area where these two trucks differ. While both work hard in Blue Springs, the 3500 almost doubles the total towing and payload capacity of the 2500, making it an unstoppable force of hauling prowess. 

  • 2020 RAM 2500: 19,680 pounds max towing capacity, 4,010 pounds max payload 
  • 2020 RAM 3500: 35,100 pounds max towing capacity, 7,680 pounds max payload

Either way, both trucks still outshine the competition, making it easy to load up and get work done or head out to find fun things to do in Kansas City. You’ll also be afforded a wealth of towing features and technologies that bring extra safety and peace of mind to every journey, such as the available Trailer Camera Wiring system which uses strategically-placed cameras to help you see every inch of your trailer from your cabin’s touchscreen. 

RAM 2500 vs. RAM 3500 Interior Amenities

Along with all this power comes an abundance of connectivity features and interior comforts, allowing Blue Springs drivers to ride in style during both work and play. When comparing these pickup trucks, you’ll be delighted to note how both come with the Uconnect® touchscreen infotainment, an innovative technology system that makes accessing your favorite entertainment and phone apps easier than ever. The RAM 2500 and 3500 also come with: 

  • Integrated Voice Command with Bluetooth®
  • 2 USB jacks and AUX audio input
  • Shark fin antenna
  • 4-speaker sound system

Experience RAM 2500 vs. RAM 3500 at Lee's Summit Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

When it comes to comparing pickup trucks RAM 2500 vs. 3500, towing capacity is only one of the many points to consider. To get a true feel for both of these powerhouse vehicles, test drive them in person at Lee's Summit Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram, only a short drive from Independence. We’re here to help you with your truck comparison and make a purchase that meets your needs and budget. Explore our current new vehicle specials to save even more, and apply for financing from home to save time during your visit. We look forward to working with you!

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