2016 RAM ProMaster 2500 Overview
- Maximum towing capacity of 5,100 lbs.
- Optional UConnect 5.0 multimedia system includes a Bluetooth connectivity
- 200-amp alternator is available
The 2016 RAM ProMaster 2500 is a mid-size, commercial van for cargo and passenger transport. It has a maximum towing capacity of 5,100 lbs. Maximum cargo capacity is 460 cubic feet. Two wheelbases are available: the 136-inch wheelbase and 159-inch wheelbase. The 2500 Window Van is only available with the 159-inch wheelbase.
Like the 1500 and 3500, the RAM Promaster 2500 has an overall boxy design. The whole front end slopes at a steep angle. It is distinguished by its high roof configuration for more cargo capacity. The 2500 Window Van has more visibility with its driver-side and passenger-side windows. The split rear doors can swing out to 260-degrees. Daytime running lamps, fog lights, power/heated side mirrors, tinted rear windows, and a trailer hitch receiver are available.
Under the hood, the Promaster 2500 is powered by a 280-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. A 174-hp, diesel 3.0-liter 4-cylinder is available as well. A 180-amp alternator comes standard. A 220-amp alternator is available.
Inside, the ProMaster 2500 has a barebone interior, which can be outfitted with additional amenities. A standard 12-volt power outlet is mounted in the instrument panel. The standard radio can be upgraded to the UConnect 5.0 multimedia system, which includes a 5-inch touchscreen, an integrated navigation system, a satellite radio, and Bluetooth connectivity for phone and audio. A leather-wrapped steering wheel, rear HVAC, heated front seats, additional storage, rear passenger seats, and cargo tie down rings are also available.
Standard safety features include front air bags, antilock brakes, an electronic stability system, and a tire pressure monitoring system. Rear park assist, a backup camera, and a rear window wiper are available as well.