2018 RAM 2500 vs 2018 RAM 3500

2018 RAM 2500 VS. 2018 RAM 3500

For drivers in South Dakota looking for heavy-duty performance and towing capacities, the 2018 Ram 2500 and 2018 Ram 3500 are both excellent choices. Both Ram trucks include:

  • Uconnect® infotainment system
  • Class-exclusive five-link coil rear suspension/Rear Auto-Level Air Suspension
  • Cummins® turbo-diesel I-6 engine
  • Leather upholstery
  • Heated seats and steering wheel
  • Tow/Haul Mode Select


The 2018 Ram 2500 and 3500 both give you a lot of truck for your money, but the Ram 2500 comes in slightly lower than the Ram 3500:

  • 2018 Ram 2500 – MSRP from $32,545
  • 2018 Ram 3500 – MSRP from $33,645


Whether you choose the Ram 2500 or the Ram 3500, you’ll find yourself with access to a wide range of best-in-class performance specs and class-exclusive performance features that elevate these pickups above the rest of the segment.

RAM pulling camper down road

2018 RAM 2500


2018 RAM 3500

Best-in-class 16,320 pounds

Max V8 Towing Capacity  16,480 pounds
17,980 pounds

Max Cummins® Towing Capacity

31,210 pounds
3,990 pounds Max V8 Payload 7,350 pounds



The 2018 Ram 2500 and 2018 Ram 3500 are both offered in Regular Cab, Crew Cab, and Mega Cab configurations. Depending on the configuration you choose, you can also get both of these pickups with a 6’4” or 8” truck bed.


Whether you go with one of the trim levels on the Ram 2500 or need something even more heavy-duty in the Ram 3500, you’re assured durability, performance, and sophistication from your pickup. Compare the Ram 2500 to the Ford F-250, and then find your preferred Ram for sale now at Juneks CJDR. Contact us today.