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Introducing the 2024 Ram 3500: A New Heavyweight Champion

Gray Ram 3500 sitting parked.

The RAM 3500 is part of the most awarded light-duty and heavy-duty truck lineup over the last five years. It's the bigger, beefier version of the popular RAM 2500. This truck is a true workhorse, with incredible power and tons of cargo space. 


But it's not just about brawn - the RAM 3500 looks menacing too. With its aggressive styling, this truck will turn heads everywhere you go. Don't believe us? We've got the new 2024 RAM 3500 right here at our dealership, Patriot CDJR of McAlester in McAlester, Oklahoma. Come on down and check it out! 


But first, be sure to read through our research hub to learn everything about our buying process. As for this guide, it will explore why the 3500 stands in a class of its own regarding capabilities, technology and luxury appointments. Read on to see why you need to get behind the wheel of this truck! 

White Ram 3500 pulling a trailer with a bulldozer.

Towing Capacity

The 2024 Ram 3500's most impressive feature is its towing capacity, which reaches an incredible maximum of 37,090 lbs. 

Features made for towing include the Trailer Reverse Steering Control. It lets you easily back your trailer up using a special knob to control the direction. The truck takes care of the steering wheel for you. There are also Trailer Tow Pages. They show you helpful info like trailer brake status and let you do a light check, all on the big 12-inch display screen. 


The 12-inch Driver Information Display also shows trailer tow pages. These pages provide peace of mind when towing with features like Trailer Light Check and Trailer Brake Status. Off-Road Pages showcase vehicle dynamics, traction control, and more. 


An available Class-Exclusive feature is the Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension with a Bed Lowering Mode, which lowers the rear end to its lowest point for easy hookups. The RamBox Cargo Management System helps you haul up to 7,680 lbs of payload. 

Black Ram 3500 pulling a mobile home.


To say the specs are impressive is an understatement. Standard is the Legendary 6.4L HEMI V8, pumping out 410 horsepower and 429 lb-ft of torque. It can hit a max towing of 18,210 lbs and is paired with an efficient eight-speed automatic transmission with fully electronic operation. 

Want even more towing power? Upgrade to the 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel inline 6. It pumps out 370 HP and a massive 850 lb-ft of torque. Now, you can tow up to 22,660 lbs. This engine comes with a heavy-duty 6-speed automatic transmission. The gear ratios are specially tuned for all that diesel power. 


In order to achieve that insane 37,090 lbs max towing mentioned earlier, you need to upgrade to the High-Output 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel. This beast gives you 420 horsepower and a ground-shaking 1,075 lb-ft of torque! 

The front navigation screen in the 2024 Ram 3500.


Built with workdays in mind, you'll stay connected all day long. You want a truck that makes life easier when putting in long hours on the job. And the RAM 3500 delivers a ton of convenient tech features. 

A digital rearview mirror allows you to switch views between traditional, all cameras, or specific trailer camera angles. Surround-view cameras provide a bird's-eye perspective around the truck for maneuvering assistance. The same goes for trailers, with the 360° trailer camera granting added visibility. 


If you work hard, then you have to play hard! A massive 12-inch Uconnect touchscreen features Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and more. Sync up your phone with wireless Apple CarPlay or Android Auto, and you're good to go. Play music, use apps, navigate—it's all right there. 


You'll stay charged with wireless charging, multiple fast-charge USB ports, and 115V outlets. With the RAM app, you can even control your truck from your phone. Use it to find your vehicle in a crowded lot, remotely start the engine, or lock and unlock the doors. The future is now! 

2024 Ram 3500 Trim Levels

The Patriot CDJR automotive group is a trusted local dealership providing exceptional service to truck buyers in the area. They offer multiple trim options for the new 2024 Ram 3500, catering to rugged worksite jobs and luxurious personal use. 

New 2024 Ram 3500 Tradesman trim level.


Standout Features:

Front Stabilizer Bar: Enhanced handling control for confident towing 

Power Steering: Easier low-speed maneuverability 

Ram Clean-Air System: Filters out dust and pollen so you can breathe easy on the job. 

As the first trim level offered, the Tradesman focuses on heavy-duty capability, durability and functionality for getting work done. It has telescopic trailer tow mirrors on the exterior, providing custom viewing angles to see around hitched trailers. Black front and rear bumpers match the rugged personality, while 18-inch steel wheels and all-terrain tires take on challenging terrain. 


A rear link coil suspension smooths out the payload, and active grille shutters enhance aerodynamics for improved mileage. Ease of towing comes from the included 7-pin wiring harness and Class V hitch receiver. 


Inside the cabin, sink into durable vinyl 40/20/40 split bench seats made for dirty job sites. Push-button start adds convenience for busy days on the go, and a 5-inch Uconnect touchscreen handles essential infotainment duties. 

New 2024 Ram 3500 Big Horn trim level.

Big Horn

Standout Features: 

Heavy-Duty Engine Cooling: Increased capacity for extreme conditions when the truck is working hard. 

Tow Hooks: These provide easier vehicle recovery when stuck 

Power Adjustable Mirrors: Custom viewing angles around trailers 

Moving up the lineup, the Big Horn brings the available High Output 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel engine paired with a 6-speed automatic Aisin HD transmission. This powertrain provides incredible torque for taking on significant loads. On the exterior, 18-inch polished cast aluminum wheels, chrome front/rear bumpers, and a chrome grille surround add style. Dual 730-amp maintenance-free batteries ensure reliable power, while an electronic trailer brake controller provides control. 


Inside the cabin, drivers will appreciate the comfort of premium cloth seats. Keyless Enter, 'n Go, allows seamless access, and remote start warms up or cools down the cabin from a distance. 

New 2024 Ram 3500 Laramietrim level.


Standout Features: 

Night Edition: Blacked-out stylish appearance package 

Glove Box Lamp: Improved interior visibility 

“Laramie” Badging: Showcases premium branding 

For truck owners wanting more luxury, the Laramie trim further elevates the refinement and features. It starts with the exterior featuring a chrome billet grille, 18-inch aluminum wheels, a dampened tailgate, and LED bed lighting. Open the door to find luxurious leather-trimmed seats with suede inserts. Adding comfort are heated and ventilated 10-way power-adjustable front seats with lumbar adjustments. 


Onboard power comes from a 220-amp alternator, 400W inverter and 115V exterior outlet to handle an array of electric gear. Parking is made easy thanks to front/rear ParkSense sensors alerting you of close objects. Infotainment gets amplified with the Uconnect 5 system having an 8.4-inch touchscreen, 9 Alpine speakers with a subwoofer and HD radio. 

 New 2024 Ram 3500 Limited Longhorntrim level.

Limited Longhorn

Standout Features: 

LED Bed Lighting: Bright illumination for nighttime visibility 

Rain-Sensing Wipers: Automatically activate when needed 

Rear Window Defroster: Maintain visibility in cold weather 

This trim brings authentic southwestern style inside and out. Sink into 100% leather seats with suede inserts and natural barnwood accents. A leather-wrapped wood steering wheel provides an upscale touch. Flat chrome wheel-to-wheel side steps ease entry, or available power deployable running boards can be selected. 


The exterior styling pops visually thanks to two-tone paint jobs, chrome accents, LED tail lamps, and 20-inch wheels. Inside, drivers get a 12-inch digital cluster providing crisp informational views. Comfort takes priority as well, with heated rear seats, ventilated front seats, auto-dimming mirrors, and a power rear sliding window. 


An upgraded 17-speaker Harman Kardon audio system provides incredible fidelity.

New 2024 Ram 3500 Limtied trim level.


Standout Features: 

Unique Limited Grille: Standout style with blacked-out finish 

Luxury Floor Mats: Protect surfaces from dirt and debris 

Luxury Door Trim: Premium metal and wood accents 

This top-tier trim pulls out all the stops. ech gets pushed to another level with the Uconnect 5 system having a 12-inch reconfigurable touchscreen. It enables customization through user profiles and a personalized home screen. View critical truck information on the 12-inch digital cluster display. Instrument panel bezels feature natural wood and aluminum accents. 


Heated leather seats are draped in genuine wood and aluminum trim. Safety takes priority thanks to blind spot monitoring, cross-path detection, adaptive cruise control with forward collision warning, and more. Small touches like the dark chrome key fob let you know this truck spares no expense! 

The Ram 3500 is a Truck Like No Other

It's easy to see why the new 2024 Ram 3500 is a truck like no other. With its jaw-dropping towing capacity, high-tech features, and luxurious trim options - this truck can do it all. Our finance team can get buyers from shopping to ownership quickly. We review all available purchase and lease options to fit your needs. Get pre-qualified online now to start the buying process ASAP! 


When you buy from us, you're a part of the family. All Ram 3500 owners enjoy a one-year maintenance program that covers oil changes, tire rotations, and multi-point inspections from our service center. That's the Patriot Pledge. It also includes 24/7/365 roadside assistance, giving you total peace of mind. 


Contact Patriot CDJR of McAlester today to schedule your 2024 Ram 3500 test drive! 


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