Front view of the 2022 Ram 3500 truck towing a trailer

What is under the hood of the 2022 Ram 3500?

Engine and Performance Specs of the 2022 Ram 3500

If you’re planning to purchase a pickup truck with American-built quality paired with exceptional hauling capabilities, it would be wise to go for the 2022 Ram 3500. Available in Tradesman®, Big Horn®, Laramie®, Limited Longhorn®, and Limited trim levels, the 2022 Ram 3500 offers a widely customizable vehicle spec suiting to your requirement. Let’s explore the powertrain and capability features of the 2022 Ram 3500 at Auffenberg Chrysler of Herrin in Herrin, IL.

Does the 2022 Ram 3500 have a V8 engine?

The 2022 Ram 3500 comes with a massive 6.4-liter HEMI® V8 engine that churns out a power output of 410 hp and 429 lb.-ft. of torque. The engine connects to an 8-speed automatic transmission that delivers instant torque on demand. The best-in-class horsepower isn’t just for a smooth driving experience. Rather, the 2022 Ram 3500 can tow up to an exceptional load of 18,210 lbs. when properly equipped.


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Is the 2022 Ram 3500 have a diesel engine option?

Designed for the heavy-weights, the 2022 Ram 3500 features an available turbocharged 6.7-liter Cummins® inline-six engine. It delivers a power of 370 hp and a massive torque output of 850 lb.-ft. of torque. The diesel engine configurations of the 2022 Ram 3500 are mated with a dedicated six-speed automatic transmission. With a maximum towing capacity of 22,670 lbs., this engine can accomplish your everyday industrial tasks like a walk in the park. And if that’s not enough, opt for the available turbocharged 6.7-liter High-Output Cummins® Diesel engine to achieve a best-in-class torque rating of 1,075 lb.-ft. and power output of 420 hp. It enables the pickup truck to tow a best-in-class towing capability of 37,090 lbs.

Infotainment system view displaying reverse camera in the 2022 Ram 3500
Rear view of a parked 2022 Ram 3500 Limited 4x4 rear view

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