Available in multiple trim levels and exterior colors, the 2017 Ram 1500 showcases your personal style every time you back out of your driveway. The engineers at Ram have streamlined the exterior in order to give the 2017 Ram 1500 a sleek and aerodynamic appearance that is sure to turn heads each time you drive. To help improve the aerodynamics of the vehicle, available wheel-to-wheel side steps are a tough and sturdy way to improve performance efficiency, as well as make getting into the bed easier.Each Ram 1500 is available in multiple cabs such as Crew, Quad Cab® or Regular Cab® that are designed to fit your needs no matter what they may be.
On the inside, the 2017 Ram 1500 matched the rugged exterior with luxurious stitching and comfort with a cabin that is durable enough to handle years of wear and tear. Available on the interior of the Ram 1500 are real wood accents that utilize European-sourced woods that provide stylish grains and a smooth and sophisticated finish. Also available inside of the Ram 1500 is storage located inside of the floor. This provides even more room to keep your tools and anything else the job may call for, while keep it all safe and out of sight. Let's take a look at some of the other features of the 2017 Ram 1500.
More than just a toolbox, the available RamBox® Cargo Management system is a secure way to store away all of your equipment, as well as the refreshments needed when the job is done. Also, the RamBox is drainable so you won't need to worry about how to get rid of the extra water when the ice melts. Each RamBox is lighted so even when your job lasts until after the sun goes down, you'll be able to put your tools away in the correct spot every time.
Available near the instrument cluster is a customizable display that allows you to view different information about your Ram 1500 at any given time. This 7-inch display shows everything from fuel economy to trailer information with a simple press of a button.
The 2017 Ram 1500 has three available engine options that are all powerful and fuel efficient. The standard 3.6L Pentastar® V6 features Variable Valve Timing which offers optimal power and performance. The available 3.0L ecodiesel V6 delivers a best-in-class 29 mpg on the highway, and cranks out up to 420 lb-ft of torque. Also available is a 5.7L HEMI® V8 that provides 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque.
Hidden in the tailgate handle, an available ParkView® Rear Back Up Camera provides drivers with a crystal-clear display of the world behind them while backing up. The camera is displayed on the Uconnect® touchscreen located on the command center and automatically turns on when you shift into reverse. This feature will back backing into parking stalls a breeze and will help to take any guesswork out of backing up your trailer.
While there are many more standard and available features of the 2017 Ram 1500, we here at the Chris Auffenberg family of dealerships know that to really appreciate them, you need to see them all for yourself. Come on down to one of our dealerships in Illinois or Missouri to check out the 2017 Ram 1500, or one of the many other vehicles we carry. If you already know you would like to test drive one of our vehicles, that's great! You can now schedule your test drive from right here on our website.