Following...been waiting to see some 5th Gen Ram builds for inspiration. I’ve got a ‘19 Bighorn with some very minor mods, nothing significant enough for a “build thread” yet.
FYI you can’t go down to 17” wheels because the brake set up is too big and it won’t clear. 18” minimum for sure, with...
How about a Ram Rebel? You could get one for about the same price as a Gladiator Rubicon. You’d have your choice of cab size and bed size, it’s capable off road and is in between the size of your 2500 and the Gladiator.
Nice build so far. I’ll be following. The founders of this very forum often refer to “overlanding” as vehicle based travel. Therefore, you indeed have an overland rig.
Have you seen the topper lift?
I’m very intrigued by this system and think it would suit your needs...