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2017 Ram 2500 Review

Tackle your day job or explore without limitations on the weekend in the 2017 Ram 2500. Combining a series of bests and an impressive list of capabilities, this truck means business and will stop at nothing to get the job done. Benefit from up to four doors and a seating capacity for up to five as you take on more with ease. Available trim levels include the ST, SLT, Outdoorsman, Power Wagon, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, Laramie Limited

Elegant Durability  

Exquisite design details emerge from the interior of the 2017 Ram 2500 as you experience LED interior lighting and an ergonomic layout that has thought of everything. No matter what the temperature is outside, you are given the luxury of choice on the inside with the optional premium heated and ventilated front bucket seats. Customize your comfort through the available 10-way power adjustable driver and 6-way front passenger’s seat as you explore the meaning behind personal space. Luxury is not reserved for the front row as you offer optional premium leather heated 60/40 split-folding rear seats to your back passengers for consistent sophistication. Soft-touch surfaces are found with the available premium leather-wrapped shift knob and available premium leather-wrapped steering wheel with real wood accents and audio and cruise controls. These controls allow you to engage with your settings without removing your hands from the wheel for uninterrupted focus. Keep your passengers satisfied thanks to the available dual-zone temperature control as it maintains two different fronttemperatures at the same time.

In the outside a bold and refreshing design comes forward, propelling the 2017 Ram 2500 to do more than you ever thought possible. Illuminate the road through the available bi-functional projector headlamps, available fog lamps, and available premium taillamps for advanced visibility in a variety of conditions. Style is accentuated through the available black or chrome door handles and available chrome grille as you easily access your cabin through the aerodynamic optional chrome wheel-to-wheel side steps. Keep everything organized with the help of the Segment-Exclusive RamBoxâ Cargo Management System as it provides you with remotely lockable, weatherproof and illuminated storage containers on either side of your box.

Advanced Technology

Connect with the outside world on the go in the 2017 Ram 2500 as you experience a heightened ability to communicate and engage with entertainment without the use of your hands. This is accomplished with the help of the available Uconnect 8.4 multimedia centre, and its 8.4-inch touchscreen as the technology of Bluetoothâ streaming audio enables you to connect to your compatible devices as access control through the use of voice command. Never fear a windy or unfamiliar road as you advanced with the available premium navigation system and its ability to provided turn-by-turn directions to various points of interest and selectable destinations.

2017 Ram 2500 Parts & Accessories

Experience the freedom of choice on the 2017 Ram 2500 as you select from a series of Mopar Parts & Accessories that enhance your vehicle to suit your specific style. With the addition of all-weather floor mats, you are able to increase interior protection from snow, sand, mud or slush. Premium speaker upgrades enhance your entertainment while chrome moulding and chrome exhaust tips elevate the refinement of the design to reflect exquisite luxury.

Determined Power

Experience the unabridged capability of the 2017 Ram 2500 as you complete each day with satisfaction. Power comes through without hesitation as you engage with a Best-in-Class ¾-ton towing capacity of 16,320 lb (7,403 kg) and the aggressive handling and reliable shifting quality of the 6-speed automatic or manual transmission. With the Cummins Turbo Diesel engine, you are given the Class-Exclusive Ram Active Air feature with a sophisticated dual-intake system for peak performance in an array of weather conditions.

2017 Ram 2500 Engines

5.7L HEMI VVT V8 383 horsepower with 400 lb-ft of torque
6.4L HEMI VVT V8 410 horsepower with 429 lb-ft of torque
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 350 horsepower with 660 lb-ft or torque
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 68RFE 370 horsepower with 800 lb-ft or torque

2017 Ram 2500 Towing Capabilities

Configuration Axle Ratio Max.GCWR (kg) Max. Loaded Trailer Weight (kg)
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 3.573 8,301 5,393
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 66RFE 4.10 9,208 6,300
6.4L HEMI VVT V8 3.73 8,981 6,042
6.4L HEMI VVT V8 66RFE 4.10 10,342 7,402
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 3.42 11,476 8,156


The 2017 Ram 2500 has been recognized with the following awards:

  1. 2016 TAWA Heavy-Duty Pickup Truck of Texas
  2. 2015 TAWA Heavy Duty Truck of Texas
  3. 2015 TAWA Off-Road Truck of Texas
  4. 2012 Four Wheeler Pickup Truck of the Year
  5. 2011 Off-Road Adventurers Manufacturer of the Year

Safety First

Drive with confidence in the 2017 Ram 2500 thanks to the following safety features:

  • Advanced multistage driver and front-passenger air bags
  • Supplemental front-seat-mounted side air bags
  • Supplemental side-curtain air bags
  • Electronic Stability Control with Hill Start Assist, Trailer Sway Control, Electronic Roll Mitigation, Rain Brake Support, Ready Alert Braking and Traction Control
  • Four-wheel disc antilock brakes with Brake Assist
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring system
  • Electronic trailer brake controller
  • Park-Sense® Rear Park Assist System
  • ParkView® Rear Back-up Camera
  • Security alarm
  • Sentry Key Anti-theft immobilizer
  • Remote start system
  • Remote keyless entry


Assurance comes with every 2017 Ram 2500 through the following warranty:

  • Basic coverage: 3 years/60,000 km
  • Powertrain Limited Warranty: 5 years/160,000 km
  • Cummins Turbo Diesel Engine Limited Warranty: 5 years/160,000

Some conditions may apply. See Legacy Dodge Wetaskiwin for full details in Wetaskiwin, AB, Canada.

2017 Ram 2500 for sale in Wetaskiwin, AB

Unleash your inner powerhouse with the relentless capability of the 2017 Ram 2500. Bringing you a fresh array of efficiency-enhancing features and modern technological advances, this vehicle changes the game one accomplishment at a time.

Check out the 2017 Ram 2500 at your local Wetaskiwin Ram Dealer – Legacy Dodge Wetaskiwin. Through our highly trained team of employees, we are proud to offer you assistance as you get into your very own Ram today!

Disclaimer: Price subject to change without notice. See dealer for details.

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