As for the workhorse thing, the Ram Crew does it with aplomb. However, as the Ram has grown, it has also become more unwieldy. Rear passengers can be pinched in the Quad Cab, but the Crew Cab has lots of rear-seat room. Primary Use: Family transportation Great Truck For Light Duty. The 2009 Dodge Ram 1500, like pretty much every other pickup truck on the market, is not a luxury vehicle, but nobody seemed to mention that to the people in charge of build and materials quality. Even with 320 kg in the box, the Ram still manages to turn the same tricks in 8.
For example, compared to the 2009 Ford F-150, the Dodge's tailgate is very plain, but we do like the dual exhaust pipes nestled up into the rear valance. The rear doors on Quad and Mega Cab models swing open nearly 90 degrees to facilitate loading and unloading. If fuel economy is a major concern, you won't like the Dodge Ram — or any other full-size truck, for that matter. It can pull a loaded 16ft trailer tractor with ease about 4000lbs. Dodge did just that by -- presto! Available Mega Cab Quite literally the biggest cabin in the pickup segment, the Mega Cab's additional 20 inches of length yields outstanding accommodations for front-seat and, particularly, rear-seat passengers.
We'll put this Ram through the wringer on city streets and use it for towing chores and numerous trips to home-improvement stores on the weekends. Note: This recall supersedes recall 14V817 in its entirety. Not only does the layout take a massive step forward, the awful plastics that marred the previous truck have gone in favour of soft-touch materials that are richly textured. With good-looking 20-inch chrome wheels, a big chrome grille and bumpers, and dual exhaust ports the Ram is a good-looking truck- several people I encountered during my week with the Ram complemented me on the truck. The combination is good enough to motivate the heavy 2,590-kg Ram from rest to 100 kilometres an hour in 7. Our Take on the 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 My family loves trucks. Additional large bins and bottle holders were located on each door.
I plan to own this a looooong time! Mechanically, the Ram's record has been spotless. Nearly 400 of those were on Interstate 5 with the cruise-control engaged. Other Trucks to Consider The ranks highly for its upscale interior and powerful engines. I test drove the ram and fell in love with it in an instant. So if i was going to get a truck I wanted power too.
Front Seats Ranked 2009 Chevrolet Avalanche better. During my week with the Ram, I had the opportunity to be a passenger in a new Toyota Tundra. Classy styling inside and out and a ride quality on par with some older Caddy's I have driven. The rear seats fold out of the way, leaving a padded cavern for fragile things that absolutely, positively can't get wet. Suddenly, a series of loud beeps sounded. Dodge took a truck that was losing the battle and created the proverbial Phoenix rising.
The cheap plastic trim on top of the tailgate said adios after just three loads. We were able to see clear over most noncommercial vehicles. The Sport Package available on all cab styles adds some of this equipment, plus the larger V8, a body-colored grille and unique bucket seats. While its car-like suspension couldn't tune all of the truck out of the ride, we were quite comfortable regardless of what the road threw at us. I get stopped everywhere i go and people just wanna see the inside. The one common complaint in reviews read by TheCarConnection.
Options are limited to a diesel engine on 2500, cruise control, towing mirrors, side curtain airbags, and a few cosmetic upgrades. Even when the Truck is in 4X4 it doesnt feel rough when your driving on the city streets or off roadin which I really like cuz when its rough it doesnt feel very nice all. The Ram Heavy Duty models are equally at home serving solo contractors, landscape crews, or families with big toys, and everyone in between. Haven't had it long enough to rate the reliability. While maneuvering this beast in parking lots and garages is tiresome, we'll miss the vast interior room and cargo-hauling skills. From a design perspective, the interior really looks sharper than the rival , , and. Definately love off roadin in this truck which I could do more of this Summer!!! The 2009 Ram 1500 excels in performance.
The quality level and design of the interior are among the best in any pickup. This is easily the best-riding truck Dodge has ever produced and moves the benchmark incrementally higher, eclipsing even the trucks from General Motors, our past favorite. Then I headed to the home improvement store and a nursery to pick up some compost, landscaping stones, and new plants. My fiancee is 2 hours away from Ohio and she would even recommend people to come here. Plus they're on track to last at least another 20,000 miles. Despite the lack of test data, the Dodge Ram 1500 boasts a wealth of standard safety features, which means that experts at TheCarConnection.