2018 ram 2500 review specs

Boasting best-in-class towing capacity, the 2018 Ram 2500 has the ample power and payload assistance features it takes to tackle the toughest tasks you ask of it. While that may be enough for most, the new Ram 2500 is also available with advanced technology and luxury-focused comfort features that separates great trucks from the rest. The experts at Sunnyside Ram in McHenry, IL delve into its detailed engine specs, capability, and interior features on this page to help you learn more about what it has to offer.

Do you already have your eye on a 2018 Ram 2500 available in our new model inventory? Take a look at our special offers and factory incentives, and then give our team a call at 815-900-2547. Our team will help you get the heavy-duty truck you deserve at a price you'll love.

2018 Ram 2500: Engine Specs

Whether you prefer the horsepower of gasoline or the torque of diesel, there are three distinct engine options to for you to choose from depending on your needs. To help you choose between the two available HEMI® V8 engines and the legendary 6.7L Cummins® turbocharged diesel I6, our experts have laid out the detailed specifications of each engine below.


5.7L HEMI® V8

6.4L HEMI® V8

6.7L Cummins® Turbocharged Diesel I6


383 HP

410 HP

370 HP


400 lb.-ft.

429 lb.-ft.

800 lb.-ft.

2018 Ram 2500: Capability

2018 ram 2500 capability

When you're searching for a new truck to help you take care of your to-do list, you know that capability is king. Available with best-in-class gas towing capacity and advanced utility features, the 2018 Ram 2500 has what it takes to help you get your job done with ease. Tow/Haul Model Select, Hill Descent Control, Integrated Trailer Brake Controller, and more all help make your hard work just a bit easier every day. Take a look at the table below to learn more about the kind of capability a new Ram 2500 can add to your everyday adventures.


5.7L HEMI® V8

6.4L HEMI® V8

6.7L Cummins® Turbocharged Diesel I6

Max. Towing Capacity*

13,910 lbs.

16,480 lbs.

17,980 lbs.

Max. Payload Capacity*

4,480 lbs.

7,350 lbs.

6,720 lbs.

*When properly equipped

2018 Ram 2500: Interior Comfort & Convenience

2018 ram 2500 interior

When you work hard, you want your drive home to be a time to unwind. The available comfort, convenience, and connectivity features make the cabin of the 2018 Ram 2500 a truly escape after a long day at the job site. Available features that will help you enjoy every mile behind the wheel include:

  • Heated front seats
  • Premium leather upholstery
  • Uconnect® 4C infotainment interface
  • 8.4-in. touchscreen multimedia display
  • Alpine® 9-speaker premium audio system

Test Drive a 2018 Ram 2500 in McHenry, IL Today!

test drive 2018 ram 2500

Are you ready to experience the power and capability a new Ram 2500 can add to your workday? Get behind the wheel today at Sunnyside Ram in McHenry, IL today! Choose your favorite Ram 2500 from our new model inventory, and then schedule a test drive online or by giving our team a call at 815-900-2547.

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