The next 2017 Ram Pickup trucks, coded DT, is likely to have some lighter materials (without entirely forsaking steel) for higher fuel economy and higher load capacity. Some models may gain some cab space. Smooth-riding suspension provides plenty of comfort; excellent trio of engine choices; smooth and efficient eight-speed automatic transmission; 2017 Ram Pickup off-road package offers extra capability; cabin is quiet and attractive; touchscreen interface is easy to use.
2017 Ram Pickup Powertrain
The 2017 Ram Pickup lineup encompasses a broad range of choices. It includes regular, Quad Cab (extended cab) and four-door crew-cab body styles. The regular cab is available with a 6.4- or 8-foot bed, the Quad Cab with the 6.4-foot bed and the crew cab with a 5.7- or 6.4-foot bed. Engine choices include a base 3.6-liter gas V-6, a 3.0-liter turbo-diesel V-6 and a 5.7-liter Hemi V-8. Ram differs from other half-ton pickups with its coil-spring rear suspension (instead of traditional leaf springs) and available four-corner air 2suspension, and it offers several clever and unique features such as the RamBox locking exterior storage and aluminum wheels with color inserts.
2017 Ram Pickup Interior
The Largest-in-Class available 8.4-inch touchscreen puts the driver in complete command. The Uconnect 8.4 delivers SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Hands-Free Calling, available Navigation, available Uconnect Access offering apps and an available WiFi hotspot and more, all in a crisp, full-color display. It turns your Ram 2500 truck into a wired office on the move. The available work-grade vinyl seat is durable enough to handle almost anything you throw at it, with the bonus of cleaning up quickly and easily from all your toughest jobs. Extra storage always comes in handy. The seat back will be the surface of the floor. Smooth-riding suspension provides plenty of comfort; excellent trio of engine choices; smooth and efficient eight-speed automatic transmission; Rebel 1500 off-road package offers extra capability; cabin is quiet and attractive; touchscreen interface is easy to use.