2019 Ram 3500 Engine Options
Known for its talent for crafting high-performing engines, Ram has become synonymous for strength in the world of truck enthusiasts. Serving as the pinnacle of power for the Ram’s heavy-duty pickup collection, the 3500 is the model of choice for drivers looking for lofty towing and payload capabilities.
For 2019, the Ram 3500 gives a selection of three legendary engines to choose from: the 6.4L HEMI V8, the 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel and the 6.7L High Output Cummins Turbo Diesel. Read on to learn more about the power and capability ratings of each 2019 Ram 3500 engine option or click the link below to check out our Ram 3500 inventory.
6.4L HEMI V8
Each 2019 Ram 3500 model comes standard with the revered 6.4-liter HEMI V8. The engine delivers best-in-class 410 horsepower, plus a max torque rating of 429 lb.-ft. Topped off with the 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission, this powertrain setup offers a blend of capability and refinement that’s hard to find on a heavy-duty pickup. Drivers enjoy a max towing capacity of up to 17,130 lbs. and a max payload rating of 6,600 lbs.
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel
Now with a more responsive design for 2019, the available 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel I6 engine matches superior torque and towing abilities with remarkable efficiency. The engine offers the 3500 up to 370 horsepower and 850 lb.-ft. of torque. The Cummins-equipped 3500 ups the ante to 21,560 lbs. of towing potential, plus a 5,730-lb. payload capacity. The setup is completed with the sophisticated 68RFE six-speed automatic transmission with gear ratios optimized specifically for the 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel.
6.7L HO Cummins Turbo Diesel
Topping the 2019 Ram 3500’s engine lineup, the 6.7L High Output Cummins Turbo Diesel I6 engine delivers up to 400 horsepower alongside a remarkable best-in-class diesel torque rating of 1,000 lb.-ft. The peak engine pairs with an Aisin AS69RC six-speed automatic transmission, which has been updated with a more durable design that reduces noise and vibration and offers a more seamless shifting experience. This legendary engine evolves the 3500 into a top-tier hauling machine, scoring best-in-class diesel towing with a capacity of 35,100 lbs., as well as best-in-class diesel payload at 7,680 lbs.