Tackle any job in a New 2017 RAM 1500 Truck
The RAM 1500 isn’t your basic truck! A workhorse of a pickup truck, the 2017 RAM 1500 is a light-duty truck that is heavy on options and capability. Whether for work or play, the 1500 is an ideal truck that can fit the needs of many Hampton Roads residents. With ten models in the 1500 line-up, it’s easy to find the version that best suits your lifestyle. You can choose from the Tradesman, Express, Big Horn, Sport, Rebel and many more editions, as well as a selection of powertrains and 2 different types of 4×4 systems.
Ram strives to create efficient and capable light-duty trucks, and with 3 engine options the RAM 1500 meets those standards. The 3.6L Pentastar® V6 gas-powered engine offers performance with remarkable fuel efficiency, with an EPA estimated 25 MPG Highway! This engine option also provides you with up to 305 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. If you are looking for a more powerful engine, the 2017 RAM 1500 also has an available 5.7L HEMI® V8 gas-engine that creates 395hp and 410 lb-ft of torque, but still maintains a fuel efficiency of up to 22 MPG highway. Lastly, the Ram 1500 is the only light-duty truck with a diesel engine option. The 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine is a class leader in fuel efficiency with up to 29 MPG highway. It also has an impressive torque ratio of 420 lb-ft and has up to 240 hp. All RAM 1500 engines are paired with an 8-speed transmission.
Engine types are not the only options available to a RAM 1500 buyer. A range of cab sizes from Regular, Crew and Quad make this a versatile pickup that is ready to haul your work supplies or comfortably transport your family around Norfolk, Virginia Beach and the surrounding Hampton Roads areas! Other available features include 3 bed lengths to choose from as well as your choice between a 4×2 or 4×4 transmission. The RAM 1500 has two 4×4 options, full range four wheel drive and a lock and low four wheel drive system.
Whether you’re headed to your vocation or on a vacation, the RAM 1500 Truck has up to a 10,620 lb max towing capacity ready to pull a trailer full of tools or your fishing boat! The RAM 1500 has class exclusive available ActiveLevel™ Four Corner Air Suspension System that simplifies ball/hitch alignment and counteracts weight from trailering and hauling. Other advanced towing options include an available ParkView® Rear Backup Camera with Active Grid Lines, electronic menus and available extra-wide trailer-towing mirrors.
Not only are RAM 1500 trucks known for being durable and reliable, they have been named America’s Longest-Lasting Pickup* and have the Highest Owner Loyalty of any half-ton truck*! The RAM 1500 has also picked up a slew of awards, including the 2016 FOUR WHEELER Pickup of Year*, 2016 Wards Top Ten Engine Award*, 2016 U.S News and World Best Full-Size Truck for the Money Award*, 2017 Consumers Digest Best Buy*, and in 2017 was given a Consumer Guide Best Buy Award* for the fifth straight year in a row. *For more information on the awards the RAM 1500 has won click this link: http://www.ramtrucks.com/en/ram_1500/awards/
If you are searching for a light-duty pickup truck perfectly paired to your needs, your search is over! Visit Southern Dodge Chrysler Jeep RAM in Norfolk to test drive your ideal pickup truck – the 2017 RAM 1500! With over 85 RAM 1500 models to choose from, you’ll drive away happy in the truck of your dreams.