Dominate the Heavy Duty World

With uncompromising power and incredible capability, the Ram 3500 Heavy Duty has what it takes to get the job done:

  • Amazing 900 lb-ft of torque with the Cummins® Turbo Diesel I-63
  • Exceptional payload of up to 7,390 lb (3,352 kg)
  • Outstanding towing of up to 31,210 lb (14,157 kg)
  • Excellent Gross Combined Weight Rating (GCWR) of up to 39,100 lb (17,735 kg)

Just 4 of the many exceptional features that help explain why Ram is the fastest-growing truck brand in Canada.46 

POWERTRAIN(S)
Enjoy the 5.7L HEMI VVT V8 powertain on your 2017 Ram 3500 Canada

5.7L HEMI VVT V8


The iconic HEMI® engine delivers 383 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque and is mated to a refined 6-speed automatic transmission. Designed for power and long-term durability, the legendary HEMI features cast-aluminum cylinder heads and a deep-skirt cast-iron block.

Transmission(s)

Ram 3500 transmission
6-Speed Automatic
The incredibly tough demands made of Ram Heavy Duty pickups require a special transmission – and we've got one, featuring sophisticated multi-range electronic control and optimized gear ratios.
Enjoy the 6.4L HEMI VVT V8 powertain on your 2017 Ram 3500 Canada

6.4L HEMI VVT V8


With up to 410 horsepower, this is the most powerful gas engine in its class.3 It features FuelSaver Multi-Displacement Technology (MDS) technology that deactivates 4 cylinders when cruising or idling, to increase overall fuel economy. This engine also comes with enhanced-durability features such as a deep-skirt cast-iron block with cross-bolted main bearing caps. 

Transmission(s)

Ram 3500 HEMI Transmission
6-Speed Automatic
This transmission offers full electronic control of all up- and downshifts and
3 planetary gear sets for enhanced capability, performance and durability. 
Enjoy the 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 Engine powertain on your 2017 Ram 3500 Canada

6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6 Engine


When mated with the AISIN® automatic transmission,3 this engine hauls and tows with 385 horsepower and an incredible 900 lb-ft of torque. Cummins-equipped Ram trucks frequently exceed 500,000 kilometres and can lower your operating costs with Best-in-Class recommended oil change intervals of up to 24,000 km,6 not to mention an unsurpassed 5-year/160,000-km diesel Powertrain Limited Warranty.22

Transmission(s)

Ram 3500 Turbo Diesel Transmission
AISIN 6-Speed Automatic Transmission
When equipped with this advanced transmission, the Ram 3500 delivers 900 lb-ft of torque3 at a low 1,700 rpm for work-grade grunt.

Segment-Exclusive 6-Speed Manual Transmission
It helps improve fuel efficiency and provides an ultra-low first-gear ratio, making it ideal for heavy hauling. Pair this available transmission3 with the Cummins® Turbo Diesel for 350 horsepower and 660 lb-ft of torque.

6-Speed Automatic Transmission
This standard transmission is smooth and refined and with the 6.7L Cummins® turbo diesel delivers
370 horsepower and 800 lb-ft of torque. 

Outstanding Towing, Payload and GCWR 

Enjoy Best in Class GCWR (Gross Vehicle Weight Rating) with a 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada
Enjoy a 5th Wheel - Gooseneck prep package with your 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada

5th-Wheel/Gooseneck Prep Package

Heavy-Duty Rear Suspension

The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes with Heavy Duty Rear Suspension
The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes a 3 link front suspension

3-Link Front Suspension

Dual Rear Wheel (DRW) Suspension

The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes a Dual Rear Wheel (DRW) Suspension
The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes Auto-level Rear Air Suspension

Segment-Exclusive Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension

Transfer Cases

The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes with 3 operating ranges on Transfer Cases
The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes with a Smart Diesel Exhaust Brake

"Smart" Diesel Exhaust Brake

Segment-Exclusive Ram Active Air Technology

The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes with Segment-Exclusive Ram Active Air technology
The 2017 Dodge Ram 3500 Canada comes with Front Axle Dis-connect

Front Axle Disconnect