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Here's how the 2009 Dodge Ram 3500 and the 2009 Dodge Ram 2500 measure up.
2WD Reg Cab 143" WB 60" CA ST
$25,830
Starting MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" ST
$29,185
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
2-door 2-door -
Seats
3 3 -
Engine

330.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

305.0-hp, 6.7-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine(Diesel Fuel)

325.0-hp, 5.9-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine(Diesel Fuel)

305.0-hp, 6.7-liter, Straight 6 Cylinder Engine(Diesel Fuel)

355.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
0 0 -
Size
235.1" length, 78.6" height 223.7" length, 78.4" height -
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Khaki

Medium Slate Gray

Khaki

Medium Slate Gray

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Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

5-Speed A/T

6-Speed A/T

M/T

6-Speed M/T

A/T

5-Speed A/T

4-Speed A/T

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Wheels

Front Wheel Size
17 x 6.0 in 17 x 7.5 in -
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel -
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 6.0 in 17 x 7.5 in -
Spare Wheel Size
17 x 6.0 in 17 x 7.5 in -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
136 136 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
750 600 -

Engine

Engine Type
Gas V8 Gas V8 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
330 @ 5400 355 @ 5400 -
Displacement
5.7L/343 5.7L/345 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
375 @ 4200 395 @ 4200 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
0.00 mi 0.00 mi -
Cruising Range - Hwy
0.00 mi 0.00 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Axle Type - Rear
- Full-floating -
Axle Type - Front
- Hypoid -
Suspension Type - Front
- Coil -
Suspension Type - Rear
- Leaf -

Frame

Frame Type
Ladder Ladder -

Brakes

Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.9 x 1.39 in 13.9 x 1.18 in -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.9 x 1.39 in 13.9 x 1.39 in -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
52 gal 35 gal -

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
44.9 ft 48.9 ft -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A N/A -
Steering Type
Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion -

Tires

Spare Tire Size
- LT245/70R17E -
Rear Tire Size
LT235/80R17E LT245/70R17E -
Front Tire Size
LT235/80R17E LT245/70R17E -

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
11000 lbs 9450 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 lbs 500 lbs -
Maximum Trailering Capacity
N/A N/A -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- 9400 lbs -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 lbs 5000 lbs -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1100 lbs 945 lbs -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- 2350 lbs -

Weight Information

Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Base Curb Weight
N/A N/A -
As Spec'd Payload
7009.00 lbs 3513.00 lbs -
Option Weight - Front
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
12500.00 lbs 8650.00 lbs -
Curb Weight
5491.00 lbs 5137.00 lbs -
Gross Combined Wt Rating
17000 lbs 15000 lbs -
Maximum Payload Capacity
7009.00 lbs 3513.00 lbs -
Option Weight - Rear
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs -
As Spec'd Curb Weight
5491.00 lbs 5137.00 lbs -
Curb Weight - Front
3295 lbs 2825 lbs -
Curb Weight - Rear
2196 lbs 2312 lbs -
Gross Axle Weight Rating
14550.00 lbs 10410.00 lbs -

Dimensions

Tailgate Width
N/A 60.6 in -
Height, Overall
78.7 in 73.9 in -
Second Leg Room
N/A N/A -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper
N/A N/A -
Front Hip Room
65.0 in 65.0 in -
Second Shoulder Room
N/A N/A -
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume
N/A 16.9 ft³ -
Overhang, Front
39.4 in 39.3 in -
Second Head Room
N/A N/A -
Second Hip Room
N/A N/A -
Cargo Volume
N/A 74.9 ft³ -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
51.2 in 49.9 in -
Wheelbase
143.5 in 140.5 in -
Ground Clearance, Front
8.5 in 7.5 in -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor
- 98.3 in -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
N/A 51.0 in -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor
N/A 65.1 in -
Passenger Capacity
3 3 -
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
N/A 66.4 in -
Front Head Room
40.8 in 40.8 in -
Front Leg Room
41.0 in 41.0 in -
Ground to Top of Load Floor
- 33.0 in -
Front Shoulder Room
67.0 in 67.0 in -
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A 20.2 in -
Cab to End of Frame
112.4 in 100.8 in -
Ground Clearance, Rear
7.6 in 7.1 in -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
235.1 in 229.7 in -
Length, Overall
N/A N/A -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.5 in 79.6 in -

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