The 2014 Ram 1500 equipped with a 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 achieves best-in-class base V-6 engine towing capacity of 7,450 pounds. The class-exclusive eight-speed automatic transmission. called TorqueFlite 8, doubles the amount of gears compared to the previously available four-speed automatic transmission, which improves drivability and enhances fuel efficiency. The TorqueFlite 8 transmission is standard equipment with 3.0-liter V-6 EcoDiesel and 3.6-liter V-6 Pentastar. The eight-speed also is available with the 5.7-liter HEMI V-8. The 2014 Ram 1500 also delivers best-in-class fuel economy with a truckload of fuel-saving systems including: eight-speed automatic transmission, stop-start system, thermal management system, pulse-width modulation and active aerodynamics with grille shutters and air suspension. This truck is also is equipped with a capless fuel filler system for re-filling convenience.
The Ram truck continues to show its ruggedly handsome appearance for the 2014 model year. The Ram 1500 is available in 12 different colors, including two new shades: Blue Streak and Granite Crystal. The RamBox Cargo Management System is a pickup box with a rectangular interior and no wheel-well intrusions and is offered on most of the bed/cab configurations. It measures 49 inches wide inside so it can accommodate a 4x8 sheet of building material flat on the floor.
In the safety department the Ram 1500 offers a front park assist system, a first-time offering on a full-size Ram pickup truck. Other safety features include dual front multi-stage, side impact and side curtain airbags, three-point belts in all seating positions with constant-force retractors, LATCH child-seat anchors, child-protection rear door locks, and more. Stop by Pomoco Hampton today for a test drive of the 2014 RAM 1500, or give us a call with any questions you may have on this model.
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