Meet any business demand head-on while keeping cost of ownership low - starting with your choice of the gasoline 6.4L HEMI® VVT V8 with up to
410 horsepower,* or the 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I-6 with up to 750 lb-ft of torque. With either engine, outstanding towing and GCWR make quick work of the heaviest loads.
*410 horsepower under 10,000 lb (4,536 kg) GVWR, 370 horsepower over 10,000 lb (4,536 kg) GVWR.
6.4L HEMI VVT V8
Achieve the perfect balance of performance and efficiency, with the largest displacement gas V8 in its class.34 The 6.4L HEMI® VVT V8 with up to 410 horsepower* and up to 429 lb-ft of torque, commands huge power while maintaining efficiency with FuelSaver Multi-Displacement Technology (MDS). The MDS maximizes fuel economy by deactivating 4 cylinders when cruising or idling.
In order to meet the specific demands of the Chassis Cab, the standard transmission has a broad range of features including optimized gear ratios and an advanced multi-range electronic control. For enhanced performance and towing capability, Electronic Range Select and Tow and Haul Mode are included.
AISIN® 6-Speed Automatic:
Specifically designed to match higher engine outputs and to increase vehicle weight ratings, the AISIN® 6-Speed Automatic features Wide gear ratios and Power Take-Off, improving performance, while being backed by a separate 3-year/290,000-km Transmission Warranty.22
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel I-6
With an impressive 325 horsepower and 750 lb-ft of torque, and Class-Exclusive “Smart” Diesel Exhaust Brake and Ram Active AirTM technology,34 the Cummins® option makes quick work of the biggest jobs. Our Best-in-Class recommended oil change intervals of up to 24,000 km28, 36 keeps your operating costs low, while the unrivalled 5-year/160,000-km diesel Powertrain Limited Warranty ensures peace of mind.22
AISIN® 6-Speed Automatic:
Combined with the Cummins Turbo Diesel, expect to put 750 lb-ft of torque to the pavement along with available enhanced Power-Take-Off (PTO) capability. New PTO capability also features a left-side PTO option on 4x4 models. A separate 3-year/290,000-km AISIN Transmission Warranty22 ensures a complete confidence in your drivetrain.
Segment-Exclusive 6-Speed Manual Transmission34:
Maximize your fuel economy while commanding control when hauling heavy loads with an ultra-low first-gear ratio. Combine the 6-speed manual with the Cummins Turbo Diesel and enjoy an impressive 320 horsepower and a ground-pounding 650 lb-ft of torque.
Impressive Towing Capability
The Ram Chassis Cab boasts an exceptional towing capacity of up to 30,600 lb (13,880 kg), along with an outstanding Gross Combined Weight Rating (GCWR) of 38,500 lb (17,463 kg).
Exceptional Payload Capability
Have the confidence for any job in a Ram Chassis Cab with a payload capacity of up to 12,480 lb (5,661 kg). With that payload capacity, and an outstanding Gross Vehicle Weight Rating of up to 19,500 lb (8,845 kg), there's bound to be a model to meet your specific needs.
Power Take-Off (PTO) Capability Available
PTO capability is available on the left and right side for all Chassis Cab models. The PTO on diesel engine models is also available with split-shaft capability for maximum versatility powering your upfits and is ideal for large generators, pumps and compressors. It features an impressive 60 horsepower, backed by 250 lb-ft of torque on Ram 4500/5500 diesel models.
Ram Active Air Technology
The Ram Chassis Cab enhances performance with another Class-Exclusive feature - Ram Active AirTM. A computer-controlled valve system directs air through the grille or fender into the diesel engine's intake box for optimal performance in any condition.
The standard 3-link front suspension on 3500 models features twin-tube shock absorbers and a front stabilizer bar for proper roll stiffness combined with excellent handling and comfort. Gross Front Axle Weight Rating (GFAWR) measures up to 6,000 lb (2,722 kg) on all 3500 models.
"Smart" Diesel Exhaust Brake
When you opt for the Cummins® Turbo Diesel engine, your Ram Chassis Cab comes standard with a “Smart” Diesel Exhaust Brake. A variable nozzle on the turbo allows for a constant vehicle speed when towing down steep grades, and the system optimizes stability, smoothness and reducing brake pad wear.
Largest-in-Class Fuel Tanks
Maximize your range and run-time with the available dual fuel tank system. Upgrade the standard 197L tank with an added 83L mid-ship tank for a total of 280L. Take advantage of 2 individual fill necks and the largest combined fuel tank capacity in its class.34
Low Total Cost of Ownership
With Ram Chassis Cab, take advantage of lower total operating costs while also meeting all your business needs. With Best-in-Class recommended diesel oil change intervals of up to 24,000 km28 and massive brake rotors you’ll spend more time using your truck, and less time servicing it.
For optimal performance, all automatic transmissions come standard with ERS, which limits the highest available gear.
Minimize the need for excessive shifting and maximize fuel efficiency with Tow/Haul Mode and keep your engine in its optimum RPM range.
To optimize fuel economy, all Ram Chassis Cab 4x4 models feature a front axle disconnect as standard. When the 4x4 system is switched off, the front axle is disengaged to free up load on the drivetrain and improve fuel efficiency.
To meet the toughest winters head-on, the heavy-duty Snowplow Prep Group features a 220-amp alternator along with a transfer case skid-plate shield for extra on-the-job protection and toughness.
A Gross Front Axle Weight Rating of up to 6,000 lb (2,722 kg) is available on 3500, while on 4500 and 5500 a Best-in-Class 7,250 lb (3,289 kg) maximum rating34 is available for mounting larger and heavier plows.
*Shown with aftermarket snowplow.
Enjoy long-lasting and reliable brake performance with massive heavy-duty 15-inch brake rotors available on the 4500 and 5500 series. Along with longevity, the rotor and pad combination is designed to provide serious stopping power while easing cost of ownership. All Cab Chassis models come standard with Rain Brake Support and Ready Alert Braking as well.
Keep your mind on the job knowing we stand by our trucks with exceptional coverage. All Ram models are backed by a 3-year/60,000 km bumper-to-bumper warranty. Gas engines get a 5-year/100,000 km Powertrain Limited Warranty, and Diesel-powered models are covered by an unsurpassed
5-year/160,000 km Powertrain Limited Warranty.22
Enjoy an increased resale value knowing all coverages are transferable to a new owner. Free towing to the nearest Ram dealer is also included, if needed, through our Roadside Assistance service.
Make any job a breeze with standard heavy-duty front/rear shock absorbers, heavy-duty vinyl 40/20/40 front bench seat, 3.5-inch Electronic Vehicle Information Centre and more.
Upgrades include chrome front bumper and grille with black insert, a cloth 40/20/40 front bench seat, SiriusXM satellite radio9 with a one-year subscription and remote keyless entry.
Leather-faced heated and ventilated front bench seat, hands-free communication7 with Bluetooth® streaming audio, Uconnect® 8.4 multimedia centre and much more ensure extra refinement on the job.
The simple-to-order and business-friendly SRW model features a GVWR of 9,900 lb (4,491 kg) and up to 429 lb-ft of torque for guaranteed toughness.
With the business-friendly SRW model, get heavy-duty front/rear shock absorbers and cloth 40/20/40 front bench seat as standard with a GVWR of 9,900 lb (4,491 kg).
With the business-friendly SRW model, enjoy leather-faced heated and ventilated front bench and Uconnect® 8.4 multimedia centre for added refinement, along with a GVWR of 9,900 lb (4,491 kg).
Gas or diesel - the choice is yours. Both include an instrument panel-mounted switch bank, with anti-spin differential rear axle and tow hooks.
Work in style and revel in convenience with remote keyless entry, a chrome front bumper and grille with black insert, overhead console and SiriusXM satellite radio9 with a one-year subscription.
Ensure comfort and efficiency with a leather-faced heated and ventilated 40/20/40 front bench seat, air-conditioning with dual-zone automatic temperature control, electronic shift-on-the-fly transfer case (4x4 models only) and much more.
Assume control of anything with standard heavy-duty shock absorbers, tow hooks, 7 x 11-inch trailer tow mirrors, front and rear stabilizer bars and Electronic Stability Control.16
Look the part with an upgraded standard chrome front bumper and grille with black insert, cloth 40/20/40 front bench seat, remote keyless entry and more.