What is the 2017 Ram 1500 Capable Of?
The 2017 Ram 1500 is the introduction to the wonderful lineup of Ram Trucks. This truck has everything it takes to provide Regina drivers with the power, performance, and capacities they need to get everything from a little heavy lifting to some real intense towing done in a snap. Keep reading if you want to learn all about how the Ram 1500 is well equipped for action.
Plenty of Engine Options
The 2017 Ram 1500 knows that not all Moose Jaw drivers need the same amount of power under the hood. That’s why the vehicle provides not one or two, but three total powertrain configurations to choose from, so drivers can get exactly what they need. 3.6L Pentastar V6 – This engine churns out 305 hp, 269 lb-ft of torque, and up to 9.6 L/100km on the highway.
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 – The next engine takes things up a notch in the torque department with the capacity to reach up to 420 lb-ft of torque, 240 hp, and 8.0 L/100km on the highway.
5.7 HEMI V8 –The final engine option gives Saskatchewan drivers a balance of everything with the ability to get up to 395 hp, 410 lb-ft of torque, and 11.0 L/100km on the highway.
Capacities and Cargo Holding
One thing that Saskatoon drivers can count on when they get behind the wheel of a Ram truck is the ability to store and carry all their cargo easily. The 2017 Ram 1500 easily tows up to 4,826 kilograms as well as carrying a payload of up to 853 kilograms. The vehicle’s sturdy 149.5-inch wheelbase makes doing so even safer and sturdier by keeping the vehicle stable when carrying such large loads of cargo.
The Ram 1500 is also known to have the Best-in-Class cargo versatility. The addition of cargo carrying capacity enhancing features like under-seat storage bins, fold-flat load floor system, behind the seat storage, and Class-Exclusive insulative in floor storage make it easy to see how this title was earned.
Constantly Changing, but Still the Ram We Love
Over the years the Ram 1500 has seen its fair share of upgrades and overhauls, however even with these minor changes we still can count on Ram providing drivers with a truck that does everything we can ask for and more. Some of the changes that have taken place in this generation of the Ram 1500 that have helped it become what it is today include adding a coil spring rear suspension, creating a more aerodynamic body, increasing fuel efficiency, adding more innovative safety, and much more.
Don’t miss out on your chance to be the proud owner of a vehicle that has been in the process of perfecting for years. Visit Crestview Chrysler today to take the 1500 or one of our many used vehicles for a spin today.