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Ram 1500
Ram 1500
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$24,810 - $49,630
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Car Type: Full-sized pickup trucks
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Ram 1500 Overview

With its last freshening, the Ram is the most civilized full-sized pickup on sale. Its coil-spring rear suspension helps lend a cushioned ride and handling is competent enough for such a big vehicle. Our Big Horn Crew Cab, with its smooth, effortless 5.7-liter V8 and slick eight-speed a automatic, averaged 15 mpg. The base 4.7-liter V8, mated to a six-speed automatic, is underwhelming and has no mileage advantage. An available V6 is plenty capable. An upcoming diesel V6 is likely to be the most fuel-efficient for this class. The spacious cab is luxury-car quiet and the Uconnect Infotainment system, with its eight-inch touch screen, is easy to use. Reliability has been average.

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