2018 Ram 2500

If you’re looking for a pickup that can do more than just get you from Point A to Point B, then you’re in the right place! The 2018 Ram 2500 specializes in power and capability, making it the perfect pickup for all of your worksite and weekend needs.

In this review, we at Dallas DCJR will introduce you to one of the most impressive vehicles hitting the roads in Dallas, Garland, and Arlington. Read ahead to see what the Ram 2500 has to offer when it comes to power, design, and technology!

2018 Ram 2500: Incredible Powertrain Options

The 2018 Ram 2500 is one of the most powerful pickup trucks on the market today. This model offers three high-performance engines that pack a punch when it comes to horsepower, torque, and towing and hauling capabilities.



Maximum Payload

Towing Capacity1

5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with Variable Valve Timing (VVT)

383 HP

400 lb-ft

3,060 pounds

13,890 pounds

Heavy-Duty 6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine

410 HP

429 lb-ft

3,990 pounds

16,320 pounds


Proven & Legendary 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel Engine

370 HP

800 lb-ft

3,160 pounds

17,980 pounds


These three impressive engines come standardly paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission for effortless shifting and optimized gear ratios. If you opt for the Proven & Legendary 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel Engine, you have the option to pair it with an available 6-speed manual transmission.

Heavy-Duty Equipment

While these high-powered engines are the star of the show, the Ram 2500 has plenty of other skilled equipment that make it possible to do what it does. This model offers an easy-to-use trailer harness connector for a seamless electrical connection between your vehicle and your trailer.

You can also opt for available heavy-duty hooks for extra heavy towing jobs. Also, consider the available Tow/Haul Mode Select system, which adjusts your vehicle’s downshift schedule for smoother hauling with the available Cummins® Smart Diesel Exhaust Brake System.

One last feature you can include for even easier hauling and trailering is the available Class-Exclusive Rear Auto-Level Air Suspension.2 This system smartly monitors your terrain and automatically levels your vehicle based on how much weight your carrying.

Top-Notch Technology Features

The Ram 2500 doesn’t stop impressing when you get inside. This model offers the Largest-in-Class available touchscreen with its Uconnect® 4C NAV infotainment system.3 This system provides you with a wealth of capability.

Use its SiriusXM Guardian™ navigation capabilities to get to all of your destinations. Stay connected with all of your favorite smartphone apps using its Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ integration. You can also stream and surf to your heart’s content with this system’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.

Experience the 2018 Ram 2500 Today!

As you can see, the 2018 Ram 2500 is one tough and accomplished vehicle, but we at Dallas DCJR couldn’t fit all its remarkable capabilities into this review. Shoppers in Dallas, Garland, and Arlington can get the full experience by taking a test drive with us.


1 When properly equipped. See dealer for details.

2 Class based on 250/2500 pickups.

3 Class based on all full-size pickups.