New 2016 RAM 2500 at Bossier Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM in Hillsboro, TX
RAM makes many types of vehicles to meet the desires and needs of all sorts of customers. Meet the 2016 RAM 2500, a heavy duty but stylish pickup destined to meet working needs. The manufacturer's suggested retail price begins at $31,485, and there may be a $1,195 destination fee. The 2016 2500 estimated date of arrival is in 2015's fourth quarter. These trucks are assembled at FCA's Saltillo Truck Assembly Plant in Coahuila, Mexico. The 2016 model's trucks are available in Crew Cab, Mega Cab and Regular Cab configurations. Available trims include Tradesman, Laramie, SLT, and Big Horn. Continue reading to learn more about the fabulous 2016 RAM 2500!
Under the 2500's Hood
The 2016 2500 has a towing capacity of 17,980 pounds. The truck's trailer wiring and trailer hitch will help you haul heavy things, in addition to the tailgate. The 2500's drivetrain warranty is for 5 years/60,000 miles. You might have a 5.7-liter six-speed automatic transmission, which offers an engine hour meter and auxiliary transmission fluid cooler. The engine will likely have an overhead valves (OHV) cam, V-8 cylinders, variable valve timing and 16 valves. Rear-wheel drive is available. You will use unleaded, regular fuel to fill up the 32.0-gallon gas tank that the truck has. A driver may get up to 383 horsepower @ 5,600 revolutions per minute (rpm) and 400 ft-lbs of torque @ 4,000 rpm from this truck. A front and rear stabilizer bar will help you get to your destination. You can power the 2500 through cruise control to help you to your destination without having to steer on highways and like roads. The 2016 2500 may turn around in a circle with a 45.1-foot diameter available.
Design of RAM 2500
The above-mentioned cruise control has buttons that power it located on the tilt-adjustable steering wheel for the driver's convenience. The driver can make use of power steering, too. You will step 7.4 inches off the ground to get into the great pickup truck, which may come with an 8.2-foot bed. The truck's cab will comfortably seat at least three occupants, and there are 40-20-40 split bench seats inside the trucks. The front seats will likely be vinyl ones. There are three interior and twenty-eight exterior colors available for this truck. Occupants will like the cupholders, and door pockets and seatback storage to provide more room for belongings. Six total speakers are in the 2500 to meet audio needs. You can insert a USB into the truck's USB port to listen to music you may not be able to play on any one of this truck's AM/FM radio stations. A compass is either standard or available on every trim to assist you if you are lost. You can get privacy glass if it makes you feel comfortable while driving or while you are parked. Air conditioning will provide every occupant some comfort on the hot Texas days. You may have vinyl floor covering and steel wheels. Your front passenger may have a vanity mirror, and you will likely have variable intermittent wipers to better help everybody through inclement weather. All-season tires are there if you plan on traveling to snowy areas. Chrome-clad wheel covers are available. Your spare tire will be located underneath the vehicle.
Is there another transmission option besides the six-speed automatic?
Yes, you could have a six-speed manual instead on the Tradesman, SLT and Laramie trims.
Does the truck have electronic stability control?
Yes, and it is standard on all trims.
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The 2016 2500 comes with many safety and security features! The available basic warranty for the 2016 2500 is for three years/36,000 miles. The truck has a Department of Transportation (DOT)-Certified Roadside Safety Kit. You will have a ParkView Rear Back-up camera to help you easily back out of or into parking spaces and driveways. In addition, you may have ParkSense front and rear park assist systems. Tire pressure monitoring will alert you if you should fill up any of your tires, as it is never fun to have a flat. Dusk-sensing headlamps will automatically activate when it is starting to get dark out. The headlamps are delay-off, too, so you can see your way into the house at night using the lights from your vehicle. You may have a security alarm to alert everyone around the vehicle if someone may be trying to break into it. You will have ventilated front disc brakes, solid rear disc brakes and four-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS). You will have dual front side-mounted airbags and front head airbags to help protect occupants in an accident. In addition to the airbags, you will have an engine immobilizer and a post-collision safety system. Come see the 2016 RAM 2500 and see how it could be for you! We are located at 306 Southwest I-35 in Hillsboro. You can also call us at (888) 782-3239 for more information on this excellent truck!