Specs

Research 2000 Dodge Ram 2500 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

2WD Regular Cab 8 Ft Box

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 13.0 x 2.5
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.5 x 1.26
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) 60.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 97.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 19.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 50.0
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 64.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) 71.7
Tailgate Width (in) 64.3

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 20.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 26.0
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 24.0

Electrical

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 117
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) 750

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 450 @ 2800
Displacement 5.9L/359
Displacement 5.9L/360
Fuel System Turbo-Charged
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 310 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 235 @ 2700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 215 @ 2700
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 245 @ 4400
Displacement 8.0L/488
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 440 @ 2800
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 460 @ 1400
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 420 @ 1600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 345 @ 3200
Engine Order Code EWA
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code ETC
Engine Order Code EML
Engine Type Gas V10
Engine Type Diesel I6
Engine Type Gas V8

Exterior Dimensions

Overhang, Front (in) 38.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.3
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 220.1
Wheelbase (in) 134.7
Frame Width, Rear (in) - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 11.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.2
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.5
Height, Overall (in) 72.7
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 116.9
Cab to Axle (in) 55.7
Cab to End of Frame (in) 99.7
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 31.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 35.0
Aux Fuel Tank Location

Interior Dimensions

Front Hip Room (in) 63.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.2
Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 66.5

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)

Steering

Steering Type Power
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 51.6
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -

Summary

Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 2500
Body Code 135" WB
Body Style Reg Cab 8'

Suspension

Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Type - Rear Full-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 7500
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 35.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 35.1
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front Coil
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 4500
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6500
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 6200
Axle Type - Front

Tires

Rear Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Order Code TXF
Front Tire Order Code TXG
Front Tire Order Code TYD
Rear Tire Order Code TXF
Rear Tire Order Code TXG
Rear Tire Order Code TYD
Spare Tire Order Code TXF
Spare Tire Order Code TXG
Spare Tire Order Code TYD
Front Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Front Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Front Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Rear Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT265/75R16E
Spare Tire Size LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 3040
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 683
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 683
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare 683

Trailering

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 10,000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 900

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.04
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.45
First Gear Ratio (:1) 5.61
First Gear Ratio (:1) 2.45
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. HD Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Trans Order Code DDP
Trans Order Code DDX
Trans Order Code DGB
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Model
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) 12.5
Clutch Size (in) 12.5
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 5.06
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.20
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.75

Weight Information

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 4500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 20,000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 19,000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 8800
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2050
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2775
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 6200
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 7500

Wheels

Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD -
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 7.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 8.0