2016 Ram 2500 Tradesman Specs

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2016 Ram 2500 4WD Regular Cab 140.5" Tradesman powered by 5.7L V8 Gas Engine with 6-Speed Automatic transmission.

Select configuration:
Starting Price (MSRP)
5.7L V8 Gas
6-Speed Automatic
Four-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Seating capacity
3 seater
Trunk Volume
Fuel Economy
City: N/A
Hwy: N/A

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    5.7L V8 Gas
    5.7L V8 HEMI CNG (+$11,000)
    6.4L HD V8 HEMI w/MDS (+$1,395)
    6.7L Turbo Diesel (+$8,995)
  • Horsepower
    383 hp @ 5600 rpm
  • Torque
    400 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
  • Transmission
    6-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Four-Wheel Drive


  • Steering Type
    Re-Circulating Ball
  • Turning Diameter
    41.6 ft


  • Wheels Type
    Steel Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    17" x 7.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    17" x 7.5"


  • Front Tire
  • Rear Tire
  • Spare Tire

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    32 gallons

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Height
    78.1 in
  • Max Width
    79.4 in
  • Wheelbase
    140.5 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    3 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    41 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    39.9 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    66 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    62.9 in

Weight and Towing

  • Maximum Towing Capacity
    11,510 lbs

Cargo Box Dimensions

  • Box Length (Floor)
    98.3 in
  • Box Width (Floor)
    66.4 in
  • Box Width (Top, Rear)
    66.4 in
  • Box Width (Wheelhousings)
    51 in
  • Box Height (Area)
    20.2 in
  • Cargo Volume
    74.7 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Black Forest Green Pearlcoat
  • Blue Streak Pearlcoat
  • Bright Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Brilliant Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Delmonico Red Pearlcoat
  • Flame Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Luxury Brown Pearlcoat
  • Maximum Steel Metallic Clearcoat
  • True Blue Pearlcoat

Optional Exterior Colors

  • Agriculture Red, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Black Clearcoat, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Bright Green, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Bright Red, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Construction Yellow, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Dark Brown, Build Out:02/23/2016
  • Detonator Yellow Clearcoat, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Hills Green, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Holland Blue, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Light Cream, Minimum Build Quantity of 10
  • Light Green, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Midnight Blue Pearlcoat, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • National Safety Yellow, Minimum Build Quantity of 10
  • Omaha Orange, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Power Tan, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Robin Egg Blue, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • School Bus Yellow, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Timberline Green Pearlcoat, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Tree Green, Build Out:05/05/2016
  • Yellow, Build Out:05/05/2016

Features and Options


  • HD Radio
    Not Available
  • Bluetooth Connection
  • Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
    Not Available
  • Premium Sound System
    Not Available
  • Satellite Radio
  • Smart Device Integration
  • WiFi Hotspot
    Not Available
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Entertainment System
    Not Available
  • MP3 Player

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
    Not Available
  • Leather Seats
    Not Available
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
    Not Available
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof
    Not Available


  • Head-Up Display
    Not Available
  • Navigation System
    Not Available
  • Steering Wheel Audio Controls
    Not Available
  • Power Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Power Mirror(s)
  • A/C
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
    Not Available
  • Automatic Parking
    Not Available
  • Climate Control
    Not Available
  • Cooled Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cooled Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cruise Control
  • Hands-Free Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Heated Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Keyless Entry
  • Multi-Zone A/C
    Not Available
  • Power Driver Seat
    Not Available
  • Power Passenger Seat
    Not Available
  • Remote Engine Start
    Not Available
  • Remote Trunk Release
    Not Available
  • Seat Memory
    Not Available
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
    Not Available
  • Seat-Massage
    Not Available
  • Rear A/C
    Not Available
  • Keyless Start
    Not Available
  • Navigation from Telematics
    Not Available
  • Telematics
    Not Available

Additional Packages

Chrome Appearance Group


Bright Rear Bumper, Tires: LT275/70R18E BSW AS, Bright Grille, Wheels: 18" x 8.0" Steel Chrome Clad, Bright Front Bumper, 18" Steel Spare Wheel

Cold Weather Group


Engine Block Heater, Winter Front Grille Cover

DOT Certified Roadside Safety Kit


3 Reflecting Triangles, 2 Red Vinyl Flags, Spare Fuses, DOT Fire Extinguisher

Heavy Duty Snow Plow Prep Group


Transfer Case Skid Plate Shield

Popular Equipment Group


Carpet Floor Covering, Front Floor Mats, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, For More Info, Call 800-643-2112, 1-Yr SiriusXM Radio Service

Power & Remote Entry Group


Premium Vinyl Door Trim w/Map Pocket, Power Windows w/Front 1-Touch Down, Remote Keyless Entry, Exterior Mirrors w/Heating Element, Power Locks, Black Exterior Mirrors, Fold-Away Power Heated Mirrors

Quick Order Package 22A Tradesman

Engine: 6.4L HD V8 HEMI w/MDS, Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic (66RFE) *Upon selection of this pkg, the cost of powertrain components will be added*

Quick Order Package 26A Tradesman

Engine: 5.7L V8 HEMI VVT, Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic (66RFE)

Quick Order Package 27A Tradesman

Engine: 5.7L V8 HEMI CNG, Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic (66RFE) *Upon selection of this pkg, the cost of powertrain components will be added*

Quick Order Package 2EA Tradesman

Engine: 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel, Transmission: 6-Speed Manual (G56) *Upon selection of this pkg, the cost of powertrain components will be added*

Quick Order Package 2FA Tradesman

Engine: 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel, Transmission: 6-Speed Automatic (68RFE) *Upon selection of this pkg, the cost of powertrain components will be added*

Smoker's Group


Removable Ash Tray, Cigar Lighter

Snow Chief Group


Transfer Case Skid Plate Shield, Anti-Spin Differential Rear Axle, I/P Mounted Auxiliary Switches, Clearance Lamps, Tires: LT275/70R18E OWL On/Off Road


Safety Features

  • Back-Up Camera
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
    Not Available
  • Rear Parking Aid
    Not Available
  • Blind Spot Monitor
    Not Available
  • Lane Departure Warning
    Not Available
  • Lane Keeping Assist
    Not Available
  • ABS
  • Night Vision
    Not Available
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Brake Assist
  • Stability Control
  • Traction Control

US NHTSA Crash Test Result

  • Rollover Rating


  • Driver Air Bag
  • Front Head Air Bag
  • Front Side Air Bag
  • Knee Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Rear Head Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Rear Side Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Seatbelt Air Bag
    Not Available


Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    5 Years / Unlimited Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
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