Dodge Ram 3500 Chassis Cab
General
Location of final assembly Saltillo, Mexico
Body style 2- or 4-door cab and chassis
EPA size class Medium heavy-duty
Drivetrain layout Front engine, 2WD/4WD
Airbags Front
Powertrain
Base engine 90° V-8, iron block, alum heads
Bore x stroke, in 3.92 x 3.58
Displacement, ci/L 343/5.7
Compression ratio 9.6:1
Valve gear OHV, 2 valves/cyl
Fuel induction SFI
SAE horsepower, hp @ rpm 330 @ 5400
SAE torque, lb-ft @ rpm 375 @ 4200
Opt engine I-6 turbodiesel, iron block/head
Bore x stroke, in 4.21 x 4.88
Displacement, ci/L 408/6.7
Compression ratio 17.3:1
Valve gear OHV, 4 valves/cyl
Fuel induction Common rail
SAE horsepower, hp @ rpm 305 @ 3000
SAE torque, lb-ft @ rpm 610 @ 1600
Base transmission 6-speed manual
1st 5.94:1
2nd 3.28:1
3rd 1.98:1
4th 1.30:1
5th 1.00:1
6th 0.74:1
Reverse 5.42:1
Axle ratios 3.73:1, 4.10:1
Final drive ratio (w/3.73:1 axle) 2.76:1
Opt transmission 5-speed automatic
1st 3.00:1
2nd 1.67/1.50:1
3rd 1.00:1
4th 0.75:1
5th 0.67:1
Reverse 3.00:1
Axle ratios 3.73:1, 4.10:1
Final drive ratio (w/3.73:1 axle) 2.50:1
Opt transmission 6-speed automatic
1st 3.74:1
2nd 1.96:1
3rd 1.34:1
4th 1.00:1
5th 0.77:1
6th 0.63:1
Reverse 3.54:1
Axle ratios 3.73:1, 4.10:1
Final drive ratio (w/3.73:1 axle) 2.42:1
Transfer-case modelNV271, NV273 p/t 2-speed
Recommended fuel Midgrade unleaded, ULSD
Dimensions/Capacities
Wheelbase, in 143.5, 163.5, 167.5
Length, in 234.3, 254.3, 258.3
Width, in 79.5
Height, in 78.6-79.1
Track, f/r, in 68.7-69.6/68.1-71.7
Headroom, f/r, in 40.8/40.0
Legroom, f/r, in 41.0/36.7
Shoulder room, f/r, in 67.0/66.5
App/dep/brk angle, deg 24.5-24.9/21.5-22.0/20.4-22.0
Base curb weight, lb 5784-7290