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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$45,250
Invoice
$42,412
Average Price Paid
$40,888
2,391 listings nationwide

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2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$43,190
Invoice
$40,738
Average Price Paid
$38,630
784 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$43,101
Good Price
$39,459
Great Price
$37,376
2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$40,057
Good Price
$37,717
Great Price
$36,379

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$56,898
2 listings nationwide

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2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$45,660
50 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Clifford Atiyeh Test Drive Review:

Heavy-duty trucks are all about headroom. It's packing a half-ton of timber in the bed without feeling a thing in the cab, or pulling 8,000 pounds and knowing there's another 8,000 or ...

2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Michael Perkins Test Drive Review:

A full redesign in 2019 left a significant bit of tech on the table for the increasingly popular Ram 1500: the EcoDiesel 3.0-liter engine. Ram was once the only option for a half-ton d...

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  • Look and Feel 10
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 10
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 7
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
No User Reviews
2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
GuruD7G2J writes:
Excellent...I leased.
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Ford F-150 worse.
"All sround looks"
Back Seats Ranked 2020 Ford F-150 worse.
"Room"
Rafy600 writes:
After testing the Tundra Pro and disliking it when to test the Ram Rebel and end of buying the 2020. Its day a...
Power Ranked 2019 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro CrewMax 5.7L 4WD worse.
"Its quik from the beginning and feels like a car not a truck its amazing "
Front Seats Ranked 2019 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro CrewMax 5.7L 4WD worse.
"They are way more comfortable and the inside of the Rebel its in another level . No secret there"
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Jboyle writes:
The new Ram is a step ahead of the F-150 in both the ride quality and the tech. The styling is up to each buye...
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew 4WD better.
"The bed is bigger and the payload is a little better. "
Family Car Ranked 2020 Ford F-150 Platinum SuperCrew 4WD worse.
"Nice inside with more options that are not available on the F-150. Heated and cooled rear seats, more charging stations that you know what to do with. The finishes seem to be higher and also. "

Specs

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
--
--
15 MPG
21 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
--
21 MPG
29 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 32 gal 26 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Biodiesel
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
370 hp @ 2,800 RPM
410 hp @ 5,600 RPM
395 hp @ 5,600 RPM
260 hp @ 3,600 RPM
305 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
850 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
429 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
410 lb-ft @ 3,950 RPM
480 lb-ft @ 1,600 RPM
269 lb-ft @ 4,175 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
19:1
10:1
10.5:1
16:1
11.3:1
Displacement
6,700 cc
6,400 cc
5,700 cc
3,000 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
4.21 in x 4.88 in
4.09 in x 3.72 in
3.92 in x 3.58 in
3.27 in x 3.6 in
3.78 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 40.9 in 40.9 in
Back Legroom 40.2 in 45.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 3,350 lbs 1,770 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 14,380 lbs 6,390 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 19,020 lbs 11,300 lbs
Exterior
Length 238.8 in 241.8 in
Width 83.5 in 82.1 in
Height 80.2 in 77.5 in
Wheelbase 149 in 153.5 in
Bed Length 76.3 in 76.3 in

Available Options

2020 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Bright Green
  • Bright Red
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Case IH Red
  • Construction Yellow
  • Delmonico Red Pearlcoat
  • Detonator Yellow Clearcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Flame Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hills Green
  • Hydro Blue Pearlcoat
  • Light Cream
  • Light Green
  • Maximum Steel Metallic Clearcoat
  • Midnight Blue Pearlcoat
  • National Safety Yellow
  • New Holland Blue
  • Olive Green Pearlcoat
  • Omaha Orange
  • Patriot Blue Pearlcoat
  • Power Tan
  • RV Match Walnut Brown Metallic Clearcoat
  • Robin Egg Blue
  • School Bus Yellow
  • Timberline Green Pearlcoat
  • Tree Green
  • Utility Orange
  • Yellow

Option Packages

  • Sport Appearance Package
  • Radio: Uconnect 12.0 W/Navigation
  • Radio: Uconnect 4 W/8.4" Display
  • Radio: Uconnect 4C Nav W/8.4" Display
  • Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • Engine: 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Chrome Flat Cab-Length Side Steps
  • Chrome Flat Wheel-To-Wheel Side Steps
  • Painted Flat Cab-Length Side Steps
  • Painted Flat Wheel-To-Wheel Side Steps
  • Ram Telematics
  • 9 Alpine Speakers W/Subwoofer
  • Auto Level Rear Air Suspension
  • Bed Utility Group
  • Big Horn Level 1 Equipment Group
  • Blind Spot & Cross Path Detection
  • Level 1 Equipment Group
  • Level 2 Equipment Group
  • Night Edition
  • Power Sunroof
  • Premium Lighting Group
  • RAMBOX Cargo Management System
  • Ram Telematics 3-Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 5-Year Subscription
  • Safety Group
  • Snow Chief Group
  • Spray In Bedliner
  • Tech Package
  • Towing Technology Group
  • Trailer Camera Wiring (No Camera)
  • Black, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • Diesel Gray/Black, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • LT Frost Beige/Black, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • Light Mountain Brown/BLK, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • Mopar 20K Direct Mount 5th Wheel Hitch
  • Wheels: 18" X 8.0" Polished Aluminum
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.0" Painted Aluminum W/Chrome Inserts
2020 RAM 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Delmonico Red Pearlcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Flame Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hydro Blue Pearlcoat
  • Maximum Steel Metallic Clearcoat
  • Olive Green Pearlcoat
  • Patriot Blue Pearlcoat

Option Packages

  • Radio: Uconnect 12 W/Navigation
  • Radio: Uconnect 12.0 W/Navigation
  • Radio: Uconnect 12.0 W/Navigation (UJX)
  • Radio: Uconnect 4 Nav W/8.4" Display
  • Radio: Uconnect 4 Nav W/8.4" Display (UJV)
  • Radio: Uconnect 4C Nav W/8.4" Display
  • Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • E-Locker Rear Axle
  • 4-Corner Air Suspension
  • Engine: 3.0L V6 Turbo Diesel Gen 3
  • Engine: 5.7L V8 Hemi MDS VVT
  • Engine: 5.7L V8 Hemi MDS VVT ETORQUE
  • Black Tubular Side Steps
  • 9 Amplified Speakers W/Subwoofer
  • Bed Utility Group
  • Big Horn Level 1 Equipment Group
  • Big Horn Level 2 Equipment Group
  • Black Tubular Side Steps
  • Blind Spot & Cross Path Detection
  • Built-To-Serve Edition
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof
  • E-Locker Rear Axle
  • Multi-Function Tailgate
  • Night Edition
  • North Edition
  • Off Road Group
  • Premium Lighting Group
  • RAMBOX Cargo Management System
  • Ram Telematics
  • Ram Telematics 3-Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 5 Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 5-Year Subscription
  • Sport Appearance Package
  • Trailer Tow Group
  • Wheel To Wheel Side Steps
  • Diesel Gray/Black, Deluxe Cloth Bucket Seats
  • LT Frost Beige/Black, Deluxe Cloth Bucket Seats
  • Light Mountain Brown/BLK, Deluxe Cloth Bucket Seats
  • Wheels: 18" X 8" Premium Paint Cast
  • Wheels: 20" X 9" Aluminum Chrome Clad (WRK)
  • Wheels: 20" x 9" Aluminum Chrome Clad

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