Compare the RAM Trucks Near Columbia

Comparing the RAM Family of Trucks near Rock Hill, SC

For many years, RAM trucks have stood as one of the toughest on the planet. No matter the job or task, a RAM truck tackles it with true American grit. Drivers from across South Carolina respect them for durability under any condition.

At Wilson Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM, we are proud to offer our wide selection of RAM Truck models at our dealership in the Lugoff area. To assist you in finding the RAM truck that suits your needs, we'll compare the RAM 1500, RAM 2500, RAM 3500 models. We will look at performance, utility, safety features, and technology and see how these trucks distinguish themselves from one another.

Performance and Capability

Each RAM truck model comes with several powerplant options. The RAM 1500 has an available diesel option, a 3.0-liter V-6 diesel producing 260 horsepower and 480-pound feet of torque, capable of towing 12,650 pounds. Conversely, it also comes with a 3.6-liter gasoline engine a 5.7-liter HEMI V8 producing 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque, with 12,750 pounds of towing capacity.

Wit the heavy-duty RAM 2500, it features two distinctive engine options. For towing large industrial equipment through Blythewood, the available 6.7-liter turbocharged six-cylinder diesel engine chucks out 370 horsepower and a stratospheric 850 pound of torque. It has a towing capacity of 19,680 pounds. For those looking for top-end more performance, the RAM 2500 comes with an available 6.4-liter V8 delivering 410 horsepower and 429-pound feet of torque. It's capable of 17,350 pounds of towing capacity.

The largest of the three RAM trucks, the RAM 3500 is available with a high output 6.7 Cummins turbocharged six-cylinder diesel engine capable of 400 horsepower and a class-leading 1000 pound-feet of torque. It's capable of towing up to 35,100 pounds. In addition, the RAM 3500 has an available payload capacity of 7,680 pounds.

Interior Space and Cab Configurations

In the RAM 1500, total passenger space checks in at 117 cubic feet. In terms of truck bed configurations, the RAM 1500 offers a five-foot-seven-inch inch bed with 53.9 cubic feet of storage volume. The larger six-feet-four-inch bed has 61.5 cubic feet of cargo volume.

With the heftier RAM 2500, passenger volume ticks up to an available 125 cubic feet. Furthermore, the RAM 2500 offers two different bed arrangements. A six-foot-four-inch bed offers up to 57.5 cubic feet of space, with an eight-foot bed delivers a massive 74.7 cubic feet of cargo space.

The RAM 3500 delivers the same available passenger volume as the RAM 2500 at 125 cubic feet. It also offers the same bed options as the RAM 2500, with a six-foot-four-inch bed delivering 57.5 cubic feet of cargo space. The RAM 3500 does edge out with the eight-foot bed, though, with available 74.9 cubic feet of space.

Safety and Technology

Behind the wheel of the RAM 1500, Columbia SC drivers have an available 12.0-inch touchscreen at their fingertips. With the Uconnect system, you can connect your smart device, in addition to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Integration. To keep the driver and passengers safe while on the road, the RAM 1500 features a multitude of safety features, including Smart Braking technology and Blind Spot Monitoring.

The RAM 2500 offers an available 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, as well as available SiriusXM satellite radio for long road journeys. For off-road prowess, the RAM 2500 offers an electronic transfer case shifter in the 4x4 Power Wagon. To keep the view ahead illuminated at night, the RAM 2500 offers an available LED that can turn up to 15 degrees for improved visibility.

To keep road noise to a minimum, the RAM 3500 offers an active noise cancellation system. With it, occupants can enjoy the available 900-watt Harman Kardon Premium Audio System to make every long-haul trip a joyful experience. Speaking of the long-haul trips, the RAM 3500 offers Lane Keep Assist to keep the truck between the lines on the highway.

Contact Us Today for a Test Drive

Feel free to call Wilson Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM to schedule a test drive in the RAM truck of your dreams. We are located near the Lexington, SC area.