New 2017 RAM 1500 at Kim's Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram for Meridian, MS
If you are looking for a unique light-duty pickup truck then you have brought yourself to the right place. People are bound to like the 2017 RAM 1500 because of its easy-to-use touchscreen interface, its attractive and quiet cabin, its efficient and smooth eight-speed automatic transmission, available engine choices and its smooth-riding suspension. Keep reading to learn more about the 2017 RAM 1500 and how the fantastic truck could be exactly what you have been looking for!
Under the 1500's Hood
The standard engine for the 2017 RAM 1500 is a 3.6-liter gasoline V6 which provides 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. An alternative to that engine is a 5.7-liter V8 unit that provides 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. But there's another available engine as well, and that engine is a turbocharged 3.0-liter diesel V6 unit that creates 240 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. An eight-speed automatic transmission is what comes with this vehicle. This truck comes with a rotary knob on its instrument panel. This truck offers two different four-wheel drive systems. Both of those systems have a two-speed transfer case with low-range gearing. However, one of those systems is a traditional part-time system with manual mode selection. The other system offers an Auto 4WD mode that switches between rear- and four-wheel drive as it "sees" appropriate and without the driver's intervention.
Design of RAM 1500
The 2017 RAM 1500 is a full-size pickup truck. Its regular cab with two doors seats up to three people and is available with either a 6-foot-4-inch or an 8-foot cargo bed. The available Quad Cab comes with four doors, seats up to six people and comes exclusively with a 6-foot-4 bed. The Crew Cab comes with four doors (with the two rear doors being large ones), a great amount of legroom and offers 5-foot-7 and 6-foot-4 beds. Ten trim levels are available for this vehicle. The standard trim is the Tradesman that rolls to the destination with the help of seventeen-inch steel wheels. It also comes with black door handles, a black grille, black bumpers, a Class IV receiver hitch, a seven-pin wiring harness, a spray-in bedliner, a locking tailgate, vinyl floor covering, vinyl upholstery and other fantastic features!
Is it possible to get this truck with a part-time four-wheel drive system?
Yes, you can definitely do that! This system comes with manual mode selection.
Does the Crew Cab come with four doors?
Yes, it comes with four doors. It also offers either a 5-foot-7 or a 6-foot-4 bed.
Where are you located?
At 1030 Highway 15 North in Laurel. Get directions to us by clicking here!
Plenty of safety equipment comes standard with the 2017 RAM 1500. That equipment includes full-length side curtain airbags, front-seat side airbags, trailer-sway control, hill start assist, stability control and four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes. If you get this vehicle with available Uconnect Access then you will get an emergency telematics system to connect you with 911 operators by you just simply pressing a button. If you would like to then you could purchase a rearview camera with this truck. This vehicle is capable of coming to a complete stop from sixty miles per hour (mph) within 128 feet. In U.S government crash testing the truck earned five out of five possible stars for total side-crash protection. Come down to Kim's Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM at your earliest convenience to check out the 2017 RAM 1500. We can't wait for you to come down! You may even call us or fill out our contact form beforehand if you prefer!