New 2016 RAM 1500 at Springfield Chrysler Dodge Jeep for Springfield, PA
The 2016 RAM 1500 is at the top of the chart within the light pickup truck segment. It is advanced technologically while keeping up with its reliable and rugged "get the work done" attitude. Towing ability and engine workmanship highlight this model year while remaining a truck that drivers find amazing value in. It has again taken best in class fuel economy and retains a diesel option for powertrain choices. The RAM 1500 is well put together and operates efficiently. The 1500 always meets the challenge as your work vehicle.
Under the 1500's Hood
The EcoDiesel engine is something that RAM trucks is very happy to bring into the fold. It meets compliance requirements for all emissions regulations in every state in the union. It is pioneering in the field with oxidation catalyst, selective catalytic reduction and a particulate filter. The motor produces enough torque to get a towing capability of 9,200 pounds. The fuel economy checks in at a great 29 miles per gallon of gasoline driving on the highway. The 3.0- liter is turbocharged which gives it 240 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque. The engine itself is well recognized and is a V-6 with 24 valves and is widely available for you. There are also a couple more engine options including the legendary V-8 engine with HEMI technology, 5.7-liters and fuel saving technology allowing for engine cylinders to be shut completely off when the operator desires. At full power the engine produces 395 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque and still achieves 22 miles per gallon. Another options is the V-6 engine that has 3.6-liters and variable-valve timing supplying 305 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft. of torque getting 25 miles per gallon.
Design of RAM 1500
The pickup bed of the RAM 1500 is offered in numerous lengths to cater to the customer and their wants. 1500s with regular cabs can be had with either 6.4-foot or 8-foot long beds. The Crew Cab edition come with a choice of either 5.7-foot or 6.4-foot beds. Quad Cabs come with 6.4-foot beds. A spray-in bed liner is available from the factory. The Ram Box gives many storage opportunities in the fenders, and also can be locked remotely, using the key fob provided. Upper trims have two glove boxes, stacked one on top of the other. The exterior is aerodynamic and big on style. Another really cool thing is that all editions have their own grille looks which means there is a total of seven. Technology onboard helps with compressor control in that once the desired temperature is reached the compressor reduces its function and maintains which overall decreases the load on the engine. There is Bluetooth hands-free standard on all models. The 1500 has exceptional ride quality which competes for the best in its class.
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The RAM 1500 takes safety very seriously and has in turn, designed a vehicle that has equipment to keep you safe whether that is on the job site or on road you and yours are very important. The RAM has you covered getting overall "Good" scores which are the best marks that are given. Coming standard on all RAM models are the following items: hill start assist, anti-lock brakes, traction and stability control and airbags. Additional upgrades are: rearview camera and parking sensors. Some models have power pedals, large mirrors and more. The 1500 is fully capable of being your truck. Stop in today for a test drive.