2020 Ram 3500 Dually spied testing

The base Ram 3500 pickup truck is a well-known model thanks to its great tow rating and powerful diesel engine. However, the 2020 Ram 3500 Dually will beat that with ease. Ram 3500 Dually is basically the same model, but it comes with dual rear wheels, as its name suggests.

The new Dually is made for the towing and hauling reasons, besides that, the overall truck specs are more or less the same. The arriving model will offer two gasoline and a single diesel engine. The exterior looks mean and the interior is practical. There will be numerous trim levels and the changes are minor. Moreover, changes are barely visible because the model is fully camouflaged.

2020 Ram 3500 Dually side

2020 Ram 3500 Dually exterior styling is almost same as Ram 1500 model

The exterior of the 2020 Ram 3500 Dually is based on a Ram 1500 model. Literally, the arrangement and styling are almost the same. That means the crosshair grille is gone and new wider and bolder grille is in the offer. The headlights are looking sleek and modern. More muscles and aggressive hood are providing the look of a real workhorse.

Up front is the cabin with the longer bed behind it. This pickup truck will ride on a four-wheeled axle, or dual rear wheels sound simpler. The front bumper also looks more aggressive, skid plates are in the offer, just like a receiver trailer hitch. Moreover, HD cameras and RAM lettering are on the back as well. Ram offers plenty of exterior packages such as Night Special and Sport Appearance package.

2020 Ram 3500 Dually interior

2020 Ram 3500 Dually interior look

The interior of the 2020 Ram 3500 Dually will carry the same styling and layout as the regular 3500 model. The upgrades are minor as only some high-tech amenities are getting the update. The infotainment system is updated and it now supports Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Thanks to the wide range of trim levels, the level of luxury are extremely tied to the specified trim. So, don’t expect the base model to offer astonishing comfort.

Instead, the base model offers basic features, vinyl flooring, small infotainment display and AM/FM radio. If you opt for the Lone Star or Big Horn models, you will get much more premium features as standard. However, Laramie models come with leather seats and some optional equipment becomes standard.

The Limited trim level is a range-topping trim and it is a real luxurious truck. Literally, everything is standard, and that includes leather seats with heating and cooling options and plenty of chrome and wood trims are in the offer as well.

2020 Ram 3500 Dually rear

2020 Ram 3500 Dually Hemi and Cummins engine options

The 2020 Ram 3500 Dually comes with three powertrain options, like the regular model. Starting from the smallest engine, a 5.7-liter Hemi V8 can generate 383 HP and 400 lb-ft of torque.

A 6.4-liter Hemi is an optional powertrain that produces 410 hp and 430 lb-ft of twists. However, the “real deal” is the 6.7-liter Cummins. This six-cylinder unit only 385 HP, however, the level of torque is at superb 930 lb-ft.

Towing ability

The 6.7-liter Cummins makes the regular model to tow up to 30,000 pounds, but Dually model will tow around 33,000. No matter if you opt for the gasoline or diesel engine, a 6-speed transmission is the only choice.

2020 Ram 3500 Dually

2020 Ram 3500 Dually price and release date

You can get the regular 3500 model for around $32,500. The 2020 Ram 3500 Dually will cost more, up to $45,000. This heavy-duty pickup truck will go on sale in the first quarter of 2020.

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