The truck bed has a tool box attached which I use to store tie downs, and cables for a jump start, as well as a first aid kit, and blankets. What other manufacturer offers a choice of transmissions and cab styles in its high-performance-pickup lineup? I purchased the tow option and this truck has pulled every trailer we tried with ease. Shuddering occurred on a local freeway not known for its smooth pavement, but, on better roads, the ride is friendlier. Zero to 60 times does not guarantee the accuracy of any of the Ram 0-60 mph times. I also love the electric seat position buttons on the side of the seat. These results are based on the latest information on Dodge vehicles derived from the best 0 to 60 tests available.
The 4x4 model sits high for ground clearance and has the most available torque for towing. It also came with a leather trimmed steering wheel and with heavily bolstered racing-derived suede-trimmed charcoal leather seats. A body-color aluminum tonneau cover with an aerodynamic spoiler came standard on the Quad Cab. I love my truck for many reasons. I have back issues, and these position change buttons help accommodate me in this area.
The eight-liter V10 provides enormous torque even at low rpm. Gear 1 2 3 4 5 6 Final Drive Ratio 2. It is very easy to get in and out since it sits higher than a regular car. I was looking to get a four wheel drive but they were too expensive for our budget so we settled on a two wheel drive and it has served our purpose for the most part. The one thing I wish I had was four wheel drive since it would be easier in the winter when the roads are icy or snowy in getting back and forth to work. The 1999 Dodge Ram truck has a powerful engine in three sizes, the truck in 4x4 model is loaded with torque. Behind the wheel is a full complement of large and easy-to-read, silver-faced gauges including a 160-mph speedo and a 7000-rpm tach.
There are other little places to put coins, highway passes, and such in the dashboard and front of the center console, along with large map pockets and smaller odd-thing pockets in the front doors. Exterior cues, like on the regular cab, include the hood scoop, 22-inch wheels, thundering dual exhausts, and a rear wing. However, the standard trip computer mounted in the roof provides the outside temperature, compass bearing, and the average gas mileage. Our oldest son loves to find good deals on craigslist, and my truck has been part of his searching for and collecting just about all of his furniture, and electronic bits for his theatre room. But this micro category may heat up. These wheels are wrapped with high performance Pirelli tires with shock absorbers, piston calipers and Anti Braking System that ensure a better braking even at high speeds.
The result is a big, fast hunk that does what it's told. An additional 5th shock was used on the rear axle to prevent wheel hop during wheelspin. Our car specs website is considered by many, to be the most easy-to-find directory for car statistics including classic trucks, hybrid car, luxury car, muscle cars, sports trucks and more! This truck is full of feature and has a comfortable ride for a 4x4, the available engine choices give you what you need. The cast aluminum cylinder block had cast-iron liners and cross-bolted main caps. Our test truck had the optional polished aluminum wheels, the same size as the standard rollers. Learn more from Midway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, serving drivers in Grand Island and Hastings. Learn more about how RamBox® can upgrade your Grand Island drives, and learn more about RamBox® accessories here at Midway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.
Its 500 horses, 525 pound-feet, and surprising handling brought attention to the line. The only serious suspension-related edge is some rubbery chassis shudder on bumpy roads, where the laws of physics regarding minimal wheel travel and big-tire inertia won't be denied. The ride was firm, but the shock absorbers were clearly doing their job. Looking sports-car sharp is a carbon-fiber leather-trimmed steering wheel. We will continue to update our 0 to 60 results as new Dodge cars are released and as new 0 to 60 mph test data is made available for Dodge vehicles.
The engine produced one horsepower for every 10. Please take into account that the Ram 0 to 60 times and Quarter mile data listed on this truck performance page is gathered from numerous credible sources. With that in mind, we know that getting data from the best possible source with the best possible level of accuracy is a must, and we believe in delivering the best results down to the tenths of a sec whenever possible. It has a cloth interior and fold down center armrest for the bucket seat option. Braking and lateral acceleration are nearly identical. Everything from weight to driver experience to tires can have an influence not just on mph times, but on zero to 60 times and quarter mile times as well. If anything, it was more pleasant than a standard pickup.
A switch on the dashboard makes it possible to bring the pedals up to your feet, or down to a comfortable depth. Both should be done with more caution, and a parking alert system will probably start working its way through pickup trucks the way it has been working through luxury cars. This truck is full of feature and has a comfortable ride for a 4x4, the available engine choices give you what you need. It has a cloth interior and fold down center armrest for the bucket seat option. Its paint scheme was white rally stripes on Electric Blue. It was stressful, and then just became funny on the way home. At highway speeds, the engine is instantly responsive, and the transmission kicks down instantly.
There was no heavy-duty-pickup jouncing and bouncing, nor any over-tight-shocks, big-wheel-with-tiny-tires Japanese-sport-compact jittering and stiffness. Drivetrain The V10 Viper engine delivered 90 percent of its torque from 1500 to 5600 rpm. The new Quad Cab was aimed at the performance truck enthusiast who wanted a performance pickup, but not at the expense of room for passengers and towing capacity. There are a great deal of factors that affect the Ram trucks 0-60 stats, so different sources may test the same vehicle and each may arrive at a unique 0-60 mph and quarter mile result. Available as a 2005 model. The bulging hood, nonfunctional scoop, and rear fascia with dual exhaust cutouts are unique to this sporting variant.