Chrysler Upgrades the Towing and Weight Capacity of Ram Pickup

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The Detroit News - January 9, 2013

Chrysler says its new Ram Heavy Duty pickup will offer class-leading tow­ing and weight capac­ity. The Ram 3500 Heavy Duty will offer a 30,000-pound trailer capac­ity thanks to a new high-strength steel frame, improved trans­fer case, higher-load trans­mis­sion and an upgraded 6.7-liter Cum­mins Turbo Diesel engine that Chrysler says will offer a best-in-class 850 lb.-ft. of torque.