Colors available for the Dodge Ram 1500 are black clear coat, bright silver metallic, bright white clear coat, black forest green pearl and blue streak pearl. Other colors are deep cherry red crystal pearl, flame red clear coat, maximum steel metallic clear coat, granite crystal metallic and prairie pearl coat.
Other available colors as of 2015 are true blue pearl and western brown.
The Dodge Ram 1500 is a front engine, two-passenger, two-door truck with rear-wheel drive. The standard truck has a 305 horsepower, 3.6-liter, V-6 engine. It also comes with a 26-valve, V-8 engine. It uses diesel fuel.
The engine is a iron block with aluminum heads and port fuel injection. It delivers 395 horsepower at 5,600 revolutions per minute and 410 pound/feet of torque at 3,950 rpm.
The RAM 1500 R/T Hemi model is 209 inches long, 79.4 inches wide and 74.6 inches high. It has a curb weight of 5,106 pounds and an eight-speed automatic transmission. It also has a manual shifting mode.
Drivers appreciate the truck's smooth, carlike ride, its reliable performance and its rugged but sleek looks. However, drawbacks include that it only sits two people and its expense. Drivers are also displeased with its gas mileage. The Ram 1500 only gets 15 miles per gallon in the city, and 22 mpg on the highway.