2017 RAM 1500

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2017 RAM 1500 at Reedman Toll Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Jenkintown, PA

The successful Ram 1500 Rebel adds a long list of value-added standard features, including: Uconnect 8.4 and media hub, automatic dual-zone temperature control, anti-spin differential, security alarm, remote start, premium gauge cluster, rear backup camera, and rear park assist. There are a few other changes to models in the lineup. The Sport has new standard features like remote start and security alarm. The Laramie Longhorn adds LED bed lighting, Keyless Go, SmartBeam and rain sensing wipers. The Bighorn adds Automatic Temperature Control. Now all RAM trucks receive a new five-micron air filter.

Under the 1500's Hood

There are three engine options. The options are 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 engine with 240 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque and an mpg of 29 combined, a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine with 305 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft. of torque and an mpg of 25 combined, and a 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8 with variable-valve timing with 395 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque and an mpg of 22 combined. There is a 2WD layout, but there is also the option of two 4WD systems. Both 4WD systems have a two-speed transfer case with low-range gearing. One of the systems is a part-time system with manual mode selection and the other with an auto 4WD mode that automatically switches between rear- and four-wheel drive. The maximum payload for the Pentastar V6 is 1,890 lbs, the EcoDiesel V6 is 1,600 lbs, and the V8 is 1,800 lbs. The gas V6 can tow up to 7,610 pounds, the diesel V6 can tow up to 9,210 pounds, and the V8 can tow up to 10,640 pounds.

Design of RAM 1500

There are different kinds of body styles for the 2017 RAM 1500. There are three cab styles, two styles have a long and short bed, while the third only has a long bed. The cab styles are regular cab with two doors, the quad cab with four doors, and the crew cab with four doors. With all these configurations, there are ten trim levels: Tradesman, Express, HFE, SLT, Big Horn/Lone Star, Sport, Rebel, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn and Limited. In each of these trim levels the standard features can be mixed and matched on each model, like the HFE's standard tonneau cover is available on all the models. Some features are only available on certain bed sizes, like the RamBox weatherproof bedside bins are available on models with 5ft7 and 6ft4 beds. Some appearance features that can be added are chrome bed rails, heated rear seats, a rear defroster, and a sunroof.

What colors does the 2017 RAM 1500 come in?

The available colors are Red Pearl, Flame Red, Luxury Brown, Black Forest Green, Blue Streak, True Blue, Bright Silver Metallic, Granite Crystal Metallic, Maximum Steel Metallic, Brilliant Black, Pearl White, and Bright White. Some of these colors are also available in two-tones.

What batteries are available in the RAM 1500?

There is a 730-amp and a 800-amp, which is included with EcoDiesel V-6.


The 2017 Ram 1500 has all the standard safety features. The basics are advanced multistage front airbags, supplemental front seat-mounted side airbags, supplemental side-curtain airbags, supplemental side-curtain front airbags, electronic stability control, speed control, and a tire pressure monitoring display. There are emergency systems in models that have the Unconnect Access. That system can connect you to 911 at the touch of a button and has stolen vehicle tracking.

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