2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab Review

One of the best-known pickup brands, Ram has come up with an all-new pickup truck to woo customers back towards themselves. This 2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab is a lightweight compact mid-sized pickup aimed towards those who want something more from the usual workhorse. And although they have their own loyal customer base, Ram is aiming for the top spot in this sub-segment with this Ram 1500 Crew Cab.

2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab

2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab: Design and Features

This is the go-to pickup truck for most enthusiasts who want sheer grunt and brute strength along with luxury and high value-for-money. Being a crew cab, it does have a few more addendums instead of the other variants which are available for a truck.

Every pickup fanatic would know a crew cab just by the look of it. Stronger contours on the fascia and the cabin rear single out this pickup-variants. Ram has always been a great looker and the enlarged grille with muscular front fenders and bumpers are hard to avoid.

The interior is large, really large. Dimensions from the outside carry on inside providing for better headroom and legroom. Folded seats in the rear increase cargo space thereby giving this 2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab a huge utilitarian thumbs up. This Crew Cab design module is used by Ram and Dodge and is one of the most popular modules providing for more than just lugging goods and all terrain movement.

A normal 6 passenger seating arrangement is mandatory. This Crew Cab scores high on passenger comfort and luxury and also on infotainment.

2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab interior

2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab: Performance

The carmaker hasn’t set the Ram Crew Cab aside the rest of the options, so you can choose between the base 3.6 L V6 engine, the most efficient 3.0 L V6 Turbo-Diesel, and the thirstier 5.8 L V8 HEMI MDS VVT. This is, in other words, a beast and it drives like one too. The mammoth lugging capacity along with a powerful torque and horsepower gives this 2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab that surging feeling which its buyers will definitely love.

The 5.7 HEMI engine is a powerful option; an engine which sounds nice and performs brutishly. And though it does not add much to the tugging capacity, straight line performance nears towards best-in-class figures.

The truck has front independent suspension and front and rear stabilizer. Better driveability is all down to the lower amount of steel used in this model-chassis. Also, the new suspension does come to the aid of a driver providing for an improved suspension and increased low-speed handling. No matter which one engine you choose, you will get an eight-speed gearbox with shifting function. This shift-able function comes to the help of a driver irrespective of a tarmac or terrain. Added driving aids such as Hill descent, turbo lugging and all-terrain tires will help in manual mode.

Price Range

This 2017 Ram 1500 Crew Cab looks to keep its loyal customer base and attract even more with its unavoidably powerful specs. Still, what’s more important, it keeps truck’s price pretty low. Yes, the price ranges from $32K to $40K, depending on the trim level you choose.

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