New 2016 RAM 1500 at Palmer Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram for Roswell, GA
The 2016 RAM 1500 is available in three body styles - regular cab, quad cab and crew cab, three cargo box lengths (from 5 feet and 7 inches to 8 feet), and a long list of options and available features. There are three power options - a gasoline V-6 or V-8 power or a turbocharged diesel V-6. New for this model year all models get reinforced frames and front body structures in order to get a higher rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's small-overlap crash test.
Under the 1500's Hood
The 2016 Ram 1500 has the distinction of offering best-in-class fuel efficiency with its 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 engine that delivers 240 horsepower and 420 lb.-ft. of torque at 29 miles per gallon. The 3.0-liter EcoDiesel is paired to a TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission. Together, the powertrain system delivers an outstanding combination of fuel efficiency and towing capability of up to 9,200 pounds. Also available is a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine that puts out 305 horsepower, 269 lb.-ft. of torque and fuel economy of 25 mpg, and a 5.7-liter HEMI V-8 engine with fuel-saving cylinder shut-off that will give you up to 22 mpg. The HEMI puts out 395 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque.
Design of RAM 1500
The 1500 carries over its rugged appearance from previous years. Step into the RAM cabin and you will find a new center console design. Bluetooth connectivity is now available for handsfree driving in all Ram 1500 trucks. Another new feature this year is bed lighting. Bright LEDs shine from the rear corners next to the tailgate, giving drivers better visibility in the evening hours. RAM buyers can choose their truck in one of 11 different colors. Three new shades were just added this year - Red Pearl, Luxury Brown and Pearl White.
How can I find out more about your available Ram 1500 vehicles?
We have a thorough inventory of Ram 1500 models in many different trims. See a particular 1500 that catches your eye? We have provided photos, videos, and detailed info on it - to learn more, take a look at our Ram Inventory
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For 2016, the Ram 1500 offers a wide range of body patterns, cargo lengths, powertrains and trims. You can get a basic work truck all the way up to a totally-loaded four-door that opponents luxurious sedans. For safety features you will get frame and body modifications for the new Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) small front overlap test. Tire blockers are integrated with the frame rails to reduce passenger compartment intrusion by transferring wheel loads to the frame. Reinforced A-pillars and door sills also contribute to the structural integrity of the passenger compartment during impact. Give us a call to schedule a test drive of the 2016 RAM 1500!