2018 Ram 1500 Review

Regardless of whether you work in Cassville, Mt. Union, Huntingdon, or any of the surrounding PA towns or cities, there’s only one pickup that can get the job done the way you truly need—the 2018 Ram 1500.

That’s why our team here at Price Motor Sales wrote this 2018 Ram 1500 review. Keep reading to learn more about this truck’s powerful engine options, out-of-this-world performance features, and lots more.

Ram 1500: Powerful Engine Options

ram 1500First thing’s first: engine power. After all, what else would you want to start with when it comes to your pickup truck? That’s right—nothing. Check out the Ram 1500’s three different tough available engines.

  • 5.7L HEMI® V8: 395 horsepower, 410 lb-ft of torque, up to 15 city/22 highway MPG1
  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6: 240 horsepower, 420 lb-ft of torque, up to 21 city/29 highway MPG2
  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6: 305 horsepower, 269 lb-ft of torque, 17 city/25 highway MPG3

So, regardless of which engine you choose, you’re good to go. After all, the 5.7L HEMI® is at the front of the Ram lineup in terms of both hauling capability and strength; the 3.0L EcoDiesel gives you a highway driving range of about 754 miles4 per tank; and the 3.6L Pentastar® comes with a Variable Valve Timing feature and a state-of-the-art Thermal Management System. So, you’re good to go, either way.

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2018 Ram 1500: Out-of-This-World Performance Features

However, not only do you have access to this wide variety of awesome engine options, but you can also enjoy the advanced Torqueflite™ 8 Eight-Speed Automatic Transmission. With a bunch of benefits, such as boosted acceleration in low gears and an Instrument Panel-Mounted Rotary E-Shift, you’ll love just about every shift. Yet, that’s just the beginning of all the cool performance features on this 2018 Ram.

Hill Start Assist. Now, you won’t have as many issues accelerating uphill from a standstill… Even while you’re towing a heavy load. This system automatically kicks on when you move from brake to pedal.

ram 1500Integrated Trailer Hitch. Finally, you can seamlessly connect your truck’s frame to your trailer.

Trailer Sway Control. At last, a top-of-the-line system that’ll recognize when your trailer is going all over the place… And actually do something about it. Ram’s Trailer Sway Control can either reduce the engine output or apply individual braking to whichever wheel needs it, depending upon the situation.

Active-Level™ Four-Corner Air Suspension. Adjust your clearance level with a convenient dash control.

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1 Manufacturer’s estimated MPG with 5.7L engine and eight-speed automatic transmission, 4X2. Actual mileage may vary.

2 Based on Manufacturer’s estimated MPG with 3.0L engine and eight-speed automatic transmission, 4X2 HFE model. Actual mileage may vary.

3 Manufacturer’s estimated MPG with 3.6L V6 engine and eight-speed automatic transmission, 4X2. Actual mileage may vary.

4 Based on Manufacturer’s estimated 29 highway MPG and 26-gallon fuel tank, 4X2 HFE model. Actual mileage may vary.