New 2017 RAM 1500 at Beck Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for Gainesville, FL
The RAM 1500 comes with features like the RamBox cargo management system, hidden bins, and a flat-load floor that offers unique solutions for storage. The different trim levels have some new features especially the Rebel. It comes with a Uconnect 8.4-inch touchscreen, media hub, anti-spin differential, automatic dual-zone temperature control, remote start, security alarm, premium gauge cluster, rear park assist, and a rear backup camera. There are three engine options along with multiple configurations for two-door and four-door with different trim levels. If you want to learn more about all the different options, continue to read about the 2017 RAM 1500.
Under the 1500's Hood
The 1500 truck comes with three engine options. There is the gas 3.6-liter V6 engine that is rated at 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. The second engine is a turbocharged 3.0-liters diesel V6 that is powered at 240 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque. The last engine is a 5.7-liter V8 rated at 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque. An eight-speed automatic transmission is standard on all the engine options. The shift lever has been traded out for a rotary knob. All the trucks come standard with rear-wheel drive, but there are two four-wheel drive systems. The first has a part-time system with manual mode selection and the other has a mode that can automatically switch between 4WD and RWD when the weather conditions dictate. Both the drives have a two-speed transfer case with low-range gearing.
Design of RAM 1500
The RAM 1500 brings convenience and style to its exterior design. The available RamBox Cargo Management System is a secure, lit, drain able, and durable storage system in the side rails of the truck. You can put tools, coolers, extension cords, and anything else you want in there. It also comes with the AllSecure Central Locking System so you can lock up the cargo box at the touch of a button. This is an optional feature on all the 4x4 1500 trucks. The configurations of the 1500 truck are the regular cab with two sizes, the crew cab only in one size, and the quad cab with two size options. All the trim levels are the Tradesman, Express, HFE, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Sport, Rebel, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn and Limited.
What is the Cd of the 2017 RAM 1500?
It has the best-in-class aerodynamics with a coefficient drag at 0.360.
What is the fuel economy?
The RAM 1500 has fuel-saving features that allow it to have a 29 mpg.
Do you have any Owner Car Programs?
Yes, we have a few you can look at like a 2-year maintenance plan or service pick-up and delivery. Owner Care Program
The 1500 truck includes a ton of standard features for safety. It includes four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, hill start assist, stability control, front seat side airbags, and full-length side curtain airbags. If you want and need a system that helps you tow a trailer there is the trailer sway control. It is a fully integrated trailer-brake controller that helps by recognizing the trailer swaying and will automatically apply individual wheel brakes and will reduce engine power to stop trailer sway. Other safety features available are rear parking sensors and rearview camera. The frame in the 1500 truck comes with a frame made of steel. It has hydro-formed tubular front frame unit and eight ultra-tough cross members. It is also equipped with dynamic crumple zones that help protect passengers. The Uconnect Access allows the driver to have access to emergency telematics system that can connect the driver to 911 when needed and provides tracking for the vehicle when stolen.