SuperDuty vs. Ram 2500



Equipped with the 6.7L Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel, Super Duty delivers:

  • 3450 horsepower
  • 935 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 21,000-lb. maximum conventional trailer tow rating
  • 35,000-lb. maximum gooseneck trailer tow rating
  • 14,000-lb. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR)
  • 43,300-lb. Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)

Ram brags about the maximum power and maximum towing capacity of their heavy-duty models equipped with the available high-output Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6:

  • 370 horsepower/800 lb.-ft. of torque with the standard automatic transmission
  • Up to 385 horsepower/930 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 30,000-lb. maximum 5th-wheel towing capacity
  • 31,210-lb. maximum gooseneck towing
  • 39,100-lb. maximum Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR)


You will not find the following available exterior features on a Ram:

  • BLIS (Blind Spot Information System) with Cross-Traffic Alert and Trailer Coverage
  • BoxLink with four premium locking cleats
  • Customer-placed trailer camera from the factory
  • Individual Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Next-generation tailgate step
  • Power-deployable running boards
  • Quad-beam LED headlamps, LED taillamps, tailgate lighting, box lighting, side-mirror spotlights and clearance lamps
  • Remote tailgate release with power lock/unlock
  • Smart Trailer Tow Connector
  • Stowable loading ramps
  • Up to 7 cameras, including a 360-degree camera with split-view display

Ram states the 2500 is outfitted with features needed to get the job done:

  • 5th-wheel/Gooseneck Prep Package
  • Side steps
  • Rear backup camera system
  • LED bed lighting