2018 Ram 1500 Houston TX
2018 Ram 1500 at Clear Lake
A brand new Ultra-Luxurious Limited Tungsten edition and the Premium Limited Tungsten models have been added to the Ram 1500 in 2018. A few other features and packages have been given an upgraded. The Sport model appearance received an upgrade with the additional new features that have been added like a backup camera, an 8.4-inch touchscreen with improved resolution and a USB flip, and a remote exterior switch that activated the LED bed lights from the truck bed. For added safety and security a brand new Sirius Guardian has been made standard with features that include SOS call, remote services, vehicle finder, roadside assistance, and send and go.
- 29 miles per gallon
- Eight-speed automatic transmission
- 395 horsepower
- LED foglights
- Front and rear parking sensors
- Locking tailgate
- All-terrain tires
- Auto-dimming mirrors
- Leather-wrapped steering wheel
What is the Ram 1500 engine capable of?
The Ram 1500 has multiple engine options with the base engine being a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6. This engine has 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. The EPA has given this engine a fuel economy rating of 25 miles per gallon. The 3-liter turbodiesel V6 has a fuel economy rating of 29 miles per gallon with 305 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. The final engine is a 5.7-liter Hemi V8 with 395 horsepower, an EPA rating of 22 miles per gallon, and a torque of 410 lb-ft. All engines have the option of two-wheel drive or four-wheel drive and come standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Although the Hemi V8 does use a 6-speed automatic with the option to switch to the eight-speed.
What features are available with which trim?
The Tradesman is the base trim of the 2018 Ram 1500. This trim comes standard with cruise control, a Class IV hitch receiver, a spray-in bed liner, and an exterior that is almost entirely black. The Big Horn adds dual-zone automatic climate control, a 110-volt power outlet, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and upgraded cloth seating with a power-adjustable driver seat. The Sport and Night models have bucket seats, LED interior lighting, adjustable pedals, and differ with the Sport having body-colored exterior pieces, while the Night models are entirely black. The Harvest had all-terrain tires, skid plates, black tubular side steps, and tow hooks. The Laramie had wood trim, heated and ventilated leather front seats, and auto-dimming mirrors. The Laramie Longhorn adds front and rear parking sensors, upgraded leather upholstery, a navigation system, and keyless entry and ignition. The Limited is the top trim and it comes standard with side-step bars, automatic high beams, and a self-leveling air suspension. The off-roading 1500 is called the Rebel and it comes with black fender flares, tow hooks, LED foglights, Bilstein shock absorbers, and keyless entry.
What are some of the safety feature options?
The standard safety features on the Ram 1500 includes a backup camera for hitching trailers easier than ever and the rear window has increased in size for 2018 to promote blind-spot reduction. Various trims offer a wide variety of different safety and security features. Standalone security and safety features are also available. Some of these features include Bilstein shock absorbers, a locking tailgate, child door locks, front and rear parking sensors, an engine immobilizer, automatic high beams, LED foglights, and automatic windshield wipers.
Final Thoughts on the 2018 Ram 1500
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