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2018 Ram Truck 1500

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2018 Ram Truck 1500 Ratings
79
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
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79
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
81/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Average
78/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Great
86/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Fair
68/100
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

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#3 Ram Truck 1500
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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2018 Ram Truck 1500 after 90-days of ownership.
  • Transmission smoothness
  • Interior storage spaces
  • Coordination of interior colors and textures

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2018 Ram Truck 1500 during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Feel of the seat material
  • Feeling of safety when driving the vehicle
  • The vehicle's heating and air conditioning

Performance Specs

MPG City

13 - 20

MPG Hwy

18 - 27

Horsepower

240 - 395

Transmission

6 speed, Automatic w/OD, 8 speed, Automatic w/OD

Engine

Intercooled Turbo Diesel V-6, Regular Unleaded V-6, Regular Unleaded V-8

Drivetrain

Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2018 Ram Truck 1500 Review

Overview
When you have work to do you need a Ram 1500. When you have toys to bring you need a Ram 1500. Whether you’re working hard or playing hard this is the truck that gets it done. Choose from ten models starting with the bare-knuckles Tradesman and moving through the luxurious Limited . The heart of every truck is its engine. From the 3.6-liter Pentastar with 305 best-in-class entry-V-6 horsepower to the EcoDiesel V-6 with best-in-class fuel efficiency to the legendary 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 the Ram 1500’s heart beats strong. That means capability. Like 10 620-pounds of towing capacity. And an integrated trailer hitch that connects trailers directly to the Ram 1500’s high-strength steel frame. The available class-exclusive RamBox cargo management system adds lighted drainable and secure storage space for tools and toys . And the available Uconnect infotainment system turns the cab into a mobile command center. Choose from a variety of colors options and accessories and build a Ram 1500 that’s all yours. And that’s why Ram 1500 buyers are America’s most loyal half-ton pickup owners.
Technology
The Ram 1500 is more than a pickup truck. It’s a mobile command center. The available Uconnect infotainment system brings Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability SiriusXM satellite radio and more to an 8.4-inch touchscreen display. Use voice command to make calls and stream music with Bluetooth and avoid congestion with available SiriusXM Traffic. Available SiriusXM Guardian turns your mobile phone into a remote control for your Ram 1500. Lock and unlock doors find your car in a parking lot and more. And that’s why Ram 1500 buyers are America’s most loyal half-ton pickup owners.
Safety
Ram ProMaster cargo vans are built with over 35 standard and available safety features to help keep you and your business safe. ProMaster’s advanced supplemental restraint system includes six airbags. Each ProMaster chassis incorporates a backbone of strategically boxed frame members all welded together for long-term durability—and integrated with front crumple zones that absorb crash energy. Electronic Stability Control with Trailer Sway Control and All-Speed Traction Control ; high-performance Brembo Brakes with four-channel ABS; and a rear backup camera are standard equipment. The Ram ProMaster. Protecting you and your business.
Performance
There’s a reason Ram 1500 buyers are America’s most loyal pickup owners. The heart of every truck is its engine. From the 3.6-liter Pentastar with 305 best-in-class entry-V-6 horsepower to the EcoDiesel V-6 with best-in-class fuel efficiency to the legendary 5.7-liter Hemi V-8 the Ram 1500’s heart beats strong. That means capability. Like 10 620-pounds of towing capacity. And an integrated trailer hitch that connects trailers directly to the Ram 1500’s high-strength steel frame. Add available class-exclusive load-leveling Active Level four-corner air suspension and you’ve got a truck that inspires loyalty—the Ram 1500.

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