The 2017 Ram 1500 has a very smooth ride and one of the best interiors in its class. The turbodiesel engine has great fuel economy, but it can’t tow as much as others in its field.
Is the Ram 1500 A Smart Buy?
Like most all full-size trucks, the Dodge has a lot going for it, but two things make it stand out: the way it rides and the price. The Competition, i.e.… The Ford F-150 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500 use leaf- rear suspensions, which are archaic by today’s standards. The Ram, uses a coil over suspension, which is why it rides so well, but it’s also the reason that the tow capacity is lower.
Even with the better coil-over suspension, the Ram 1500 has the lowest monetary entry point in its class. The base price is just above $26,000, whereas its rivals start right at $28,000. When fully decked out, the Dodge Ram 1500 price can get up into the low-$60,000s, which is the competition.
Should I Get A Dodge Ram 1500?
All things considered, we at remanns.com think the Dodge Ram1500 is a great truck, great price, cool interior (almost a luxury experience) with a smooth ride! It is really difficult to buy a bad full size truck these days and more so than not, it’s probably more about your personal opinion of one manufacturer over another.