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Ready for action with increased power in mind, the 2017 RAM vehicle presents innovative features highlighted in its latest models. The trim levels of the RAM 1500 model include the Ram 1500 Express and the Lone Star. This model unveils a unique coil-spring rear suspension and a handy Cargo Management option. For the RAM 2500, the trim levels include the Limited, Tradesman, and Power Wagon. It’s new highlights show off a 4x4 Off-Road package and the Bilstein monotube shock absorbers. To further personalize this vehicle, there’s the available Hill-Descent Control. Topping it all off is the RAM 3500, the trim levels include the SLT, Big Horn, and Laramie Longhorn. This powerhouse has a new 6.7-liter Cummins turbodiesel inline-6 engine. Additional ride accessories include the optional upfitter switch interface. This 2017 RAM is a road master, taking on more and giving more.8 Active Questions | Add a QuestionThe 2017 Ram 1500 starts at $26,145 MSRP, while the 2500 starts at $31,780 MSRP. The 3500 starts at $32,285 MSRP. Keep in mind that rebates and incentives may be available to help save you money on your new Ram truck, and various packages, trims and options may affect MSRP pricing.
The maximum amount of hauling or payload capacity is 7,390 lbs. with the RAM 3500. There are several options for cab and box sizes that determine the amount of weight for a load. A larger cab and box size will increase a volume transported.
For an engine with the highest horsepower, there’s the heavy-duty 6.4L HEMI® V8 engine at 410 horsepower and 429 lb.-ft. of torque for increased pick up, speed, and overall power. It has fuel saver technology and a six-speed automatic transmission.
When looking for standard exterior colors, there's the Maximum Steel Metallic Clear Coat Exterior Paint, True Blue Pearl Coat Exterior Paint, Bright Silver Metallic Clear-Coat Exterior Paint, Bright White Clear Coat Exterior Paint, Brilliant Black Crystal Pearl Coat Exterior Paint, and Flame Red Clear Coat Exterior Paint. The colors that are not standard, include Light Green Exterior Paint, Black Forest Green Pearl Coat Exterior Paint, National Safety Yellow Exterior Paint, Omaha Orange Exterior Paint, and Power Tan Exterior Paint.
The Van 2017 RAM Promaster City has a nine-speed transmission. In the truck category, the standard transmission in a the 2017 RAM 1500 is an eight speed transmission. Some of the engine and transmission selections are the 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine and Torqueflite® Eight Speed Transmission, and the 3.0L Ecodiesel Eight Speed Transmission.
The interior color selections of the 2017 RAM vehicle are the versatile black and Diesel gray. Both colors can be paired with a lengthy list of exterior colors. These colors are in the material of premium cloth bucket seats, heavy-duty vinyl, and work-grade vinyl.
The available EcoDiesel V6 RAM 1500HFE provides high torque, less CO2 emissions, and maximum fuel economy of any full-size pick up truck. A driver in this vehicle will experience up to 29 Highway miles per gallon for up to 7 additional miles more than other similar type vehicles.
The model with the most towing capability is the RAM 3500, which is the highest level model. This model has a diesel engine with a maximum towing capacity of 31,210 lbs to provide the hauling power for horses, RVs, and more. Additional features that support this heavy towing capacity are the trailer harness connect, heavy duty hooks, and available tow/haul mode select.