How Does the RAM 1500 Deliver Such Renowned Performance?

The superiority of RAM 1500 performance isn’t to be doubted whether driving through Killeen or to Houston. Some hot points of the latest model:

  • Four Wheeler’s ‘Pickup Truck of the Year’
  • Possesses one of WardsAuto’s 10 Best Engines
  • Part of America’s Longest-Lasting Pickup Line
  • Enjoys the Highest Customer Loyalty Among Half-Ton Pickups
  • Has Been Acknowledged as Best Family Pickup Truck by The Greater Atlanta Automotive Media Association
  • Has Been Named a Consumer Digital Best Buy

Such acclaim is centred around forward-thinking performance features and sophisticated powertrain technology.

RAM 1500 Performance Highlights

Class-Exclusive Active-Level Four-Corner Air Suspension

Boasts adjustable air springs to raise or lower the vehicle between one of five ride height settings. Smart sensors adjust automatically to reduce drag.

Five-Link Coil Spring Rear Suspension

Proprietary spring technology reduces friction without impacting capability- expect phenomenal turning ability and a smooth, confident ride regardless of driving surface.

Maximum Towing

Properly equipped, your 2018 Ram 1500 can tow up to 10,620 lbs. Feel free to load the trailer high and heavy.

Maximum Payload

Tough construction and potent engines make payload equally impressive – the maximum rating comes in at a generous 1,880 lbs.

Expect More from RAM 1500 Performance

RAM 1500 performance is motivated by one of three standout powerhouses:

  • 5.7L HEMI V8: Makes up to 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque while delivering up to 15 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.
  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6: Ultra-efficient despite its 240 hp, 420 lb-ft of torque output, the EcoDiesel makes a Best-in-Class 29 highway mpg and 754 highway driving range.
  • 3.6L Pentastar V6: Delivers the best of both worlds by making up to 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque while a Thermal Management System achieves 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

Each engine is mated to a Class-Exclusive TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission with Class-Exclusive Rotary E-shift mounted on the instrument panel. Whether towing heavy loads up a hill or around sharp corners, count on remaining in perfect control at all times.

RAM 1500 Engineering Delivers Ground-breaking Performance

From finance team to sales department, we’re ready to hook you up with your perfect RAM 1500 model. Contact us today to find out more or come into Stanley CDJR in Gatesville!


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