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Dodge Ram Information

The following facts about the Dodge Ram truck, manufactured by Daimler Chrysler, were retrieved from many sources. We only strive to point out major facts that could be most useful to our customers here. 

Since being first introduced in 1981, the Dodge Ram truck has become one of America's favorite trucks. To the right, and below, are some interesting facts about the Dodge Ram.

The Dodge Ram is classified as a full-size pickup truck and has three sizes, at time of writing (2006); the sizes are 1500 (1/2 ton), 2500 (3/4 ton), and 3500 (1 ton). The Dodge Ram 1500 is for normal drivers that don't intend to use their truck in a work environment, but rather drive back and forth to work, etc. The 2500 and 3500 Dodge Rams are used, mostly, as heavy duty trucks to work and haul heavier loads. The Dodge Ram SRT-10 is for those with a need for power, speed, style, comfort, safety and for those with a big wallet.

The Dodge Ram is built in Saltillo, Coahuila, Mexico, Fenton, Missouri, and Warren, Michigan as of late 2006.

The Dodge Ram, as of late 2006, has three cab styles, Regular, Quad, and Mega cabs. The Dodge Ram has two bed lengths, 6'5" and 8', and three trim levels, Base ST, Mid-Level SLT, and Luxury SLT Plus; an optional sports package can be had for the SLT and SLT Plus as well.

The Dodge Ram Hemi has again become extremely popular with truck enthusiasts throughout the world as of 2006 with no end in sight, even in the face of high gas prices.

Dodge Ram Truck Enthusiasts love to accessorize their trucks, here are ten of their favorite truck accessories categories:

For more information, visit our Dodge Ram History section as well. 



Dodge Ram Truck
Produced By: Daimler Chrysler
Years: 1981 - Present
Type: Full Size Pickup




Generation 1 - Dodge Ram
Produced: 1981 - 1993
Body Type: 2 door / 4 door
6.5 / 8 ft bed
Engine Size: 3.7L Slant 6,  I6
5.2L LA V8
5.9L LA V8
5.9L B5.9 Diesel I6
3.9L Magnum V6
5.2L Magnum V8
5.9L Magnum V8









Generation 2 - Dodge Ram
Produced: 1994 - 2001 (1500)
1994 - 2002 (2500 - 3500)
Body Type: 2 Door / 4 Door
6.5 / 8 ft bed
Engine Size: 3.9L Magnum V6
5.2L Magnum V8
5.9L Magnum V8
5.9L B5.9 Diesel I6
8.0L Ram V10
5.9L ISB Diesel I6







Generation 3 - Dodge Ram
Produced: 2002 - Present
Body Type: 2 Door / 4 Door
6.5 / 8 ft bed
Engine Size: 3.7L Powertech V6
4.7L Magnum V8
5.9L Magnum V8
5.9L ISB Diesel I6
5.7L Hemi V8
8.3L Viper V10

Sources: Wikipedia, Dodge