We and our third party partners use technology such as cookies on our site. In addition, the base 3. Peak power is up by 45 hp and torque by 32 lb-ft, but the intake and cam timing add 400 rpm to the spread between peaks. Our test unit weighed only 4779 pounds, which gives it a strong power-to-weight ratio of 12. We proudly serve the following communities West Palm Beach, Wellington, Boynton Beach.
The Rams' turning circles also are competitive. Additional shiny bits and chrome wheels are parts of higher trim levels, but no Ram truck includes a locking tailgate. Accept cookies Towing Capacities When towing a trailer great care should be taken and more responsibility accepted. Packaging allows three different exhaust systems among the two V-8 engines, and fuel capacity in the optional larger tank is now 32 gal, a loss of 2 gal of space. People with smaller hands may find the handle too large and prefer the simple toggle on the column shifter.
Convenience Features 1-touch down Driver vanity mirror Tilt steering. Insurance could well be void after an accident - worse, the illegal combination could cause the accident if the vehicle is unable to handle it. You can finally stop searching. Dash surrounds look more like furniture-grade choice, and gauge clusters and backings are well organized and clean. It's also no secret that is suffering from the backlash of foisting too many mediocre products onto the public. They are designed to ensure that the outfit will be stable all other factors being equal. In order to help you decide if the Dodge Ram 1500 is right for you we have included an infographics for you to view.
To begin, much of the Ram is not modified the frame is largely carryover, there are three cab configurations, three engine choices-auto and manual gearboxes are the same-and three box lengths. Dodge 1500 Option Packages You can equip your Dodge pickup with one of their named option packages such as the Big Horn. Every model uses a rear anti-roll bar and the 12 spring rates -- up from three -- are all linear with a variance only near the attachment points. To give you an example of the difference let take a look at two different option on the Ram 1500. Poor-traction opportunities were limited but we never got any wheelhop at either end. Dodge says it has as many as a dozen different single-stage coil springs that can be selected in just about any combination to set at either rear corner to compensate for the varying forces that depend on cab configuration, axle ratios, option packages, wheel and tire choices, and many other variables.
Rear curb weight 1,986 lbs. Each delivers outstanding performance and is available with a choice of transmissions. At the track, this translated to 5. You can read our using the link in the footer of this page. Engine type V-6 Approach angle 17 degrees Front tread 68. Dodge Ram 1500 Deep Water Blue Pearl 2009 1 since 1931! There are two cargo-box lengths, of eight feet with the Regular Cab, six feet, three inches with the Mega Cab and either size for the Quad Cab. The Dodge Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks offer two different engines for two different kinds of customers.
Adults should be comfortable in back of the Crew Cab as the rear row's dimensions mirror the front and there's toe room for the outboard riders. Can your Dodge Ram 1500 towing capacity be enough to tow your travel trailer? Accidents involving trailers are much worse with greater consequences than without a trailer. This look, along with the smooth lines, wider wheel arches, and higher window heights while keeping the bed height reasonable for an average man to reach into the bed combine to give the new Ram a more sophisticated look, setting itself apart from the other competitors in the field. Two-tier loading isn't built in, but the bed divider locks in place to segment it or flips over as a cargo extender while side rails carry securing cleats. Inside the four-door cab is leather-trimmed, heated seating for five adults, dual-zone climate control, parking assistance, tilt steering, cruise control, steering-wheel-mounted audio controls, and an Alpine surround sound system.
Laramie trim, Austin Tan Pearl exterior and Light pebble beige interior. Also, the Laramie's fat T-bar shifter has chrome bulges that seem like they would be release buttons, but they aren't -- pressing them is merely frustrating. The front end remains similar in architecture, but does use a liberal amount of high-strength steel and aluminum to save another 10 pounds at each corner. Storage cubbies and slots abound, including two hidden six-pack floor doors at the rear passenger's feet in Quad Cab and Crew Cab models. The same thing goes for an engine upgrade.
The rear doors on Quad and Mega Cab models swing open nearly 90 degrees to facilitate loading and unloading. Its figure-eight performance of 28. Laramie trim, Austin Tan Pearl exterior and Light pebble beige interior. For those seeking up to 16,500 lb of towing capacity, there's the 6. Manufacturer payloads range from 1400 to 1900 pounds, with maximum trailer weights ranging from 2950 V-6 to 9100 Hemi pounds. Still, outside is where many will feel the new Ram takes its most significant risk.