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2011 Dodge Ram 1500 Review and Price

About 2011 Dodge Ram 1500

The 2011 Dodge Ram has been one of the most popular trucks in US. While Ford took the lead with its F-150 and super duty trucks, the Dodge Ram continues to have its followers. Post your own comment about expectation and experience about this vehicle.  Here are some information about this car in the form of the question and answer.

Q. Who are competitors of the 2011 Dodge Ram ?

A. The Ford F150 and 2011 Toyota Tundra and two of the closest competitors of  2011 Dodge Ram. Ford has been the leader in this segment for a while.

Q. What is the release date for the 2011 Dodge Ram ?

A. Going by the history, customer will see 2011 Dodge Ram by Autumn 2010 .

Q. Should I buy 2011 Dodge Ram or the 2010 Dodge Ram ?

A. The real answer is – there is no significant difference in the features- so it does not matter. The 2010 Dodge Ram will save you few hundred dollars and it is not a bad decision. However, the 2011 model may give you larger return in terms of resale value, should you plan to sell it in a period of 2 to 4 years.

Q. What are the styling related changes in the 2011 Dodge Ram

A. On the exterior end, the 2011 Dodge RAM 1500 did not receive any major styling revisions. The Aerodynamic design of the 2011 Dodge Ram improves its fuel efficiency.   The Dodge has a large number of  gadget and other  amenities. The satellite TV is one of these options. The Dodge Ram provides bluetooth interface for your cell phone so you can stay hands free during the cell phone calls. It also have mobile wifi system.

Q. So what is the deal with the Engine of the 2011 Dodge Ram ?

A. The 2011 Dodge Ram has introduced Crysler’s Pentastar V6 engine. The Pentstar engine started with the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee. It is known to deliver up to 280 horsepower and 260 lb-ft torque for improved performance capacity.

Q. What is the fuel economy of the 2011 Dodge Ram ?

In terms of fuel economy, the base engine can produce an average mileage of 14 mpg on the city and 19 mpg on the highway. Not the most fuel efficient truck in the market, but given its road power, there is really nothing to complain here.

Pro’s of 2011 Dodge Ram 1500

*2011 Dodge Ram comes with improved engine capacity;

*Lack of wind noise;

*Advanced infotainment features;

*Impressive styling;

*Reasonable price.

Con’s of 2011 Dodge Ram 1500

*Not as fuel efficient as most other trucks in the market.

Pricing Details

Although the official pricing information on the 2011 Dodge RAM 1500 has not been announced yet, speculations are all over with the vehicles in this range. The base price range is expected to be somewhere between $22,000 to $44,000.

The base model of 2011 Dodge Ram 1500, priced at $22,000. For the  four-wheel drive system, then the price could go up to $26,500. The Quad Cab model is fixed at $26,000 but prices vary depending on whether you opted for the 2WD (the default system for this model) or the 4WD ($30,500). Meanwhile, the Crew Cab version is at $30,500 for the 2WD and the 4WD system is priced at $33,900. There are also different corresponding price adjustments depending on what upgrades you opted to incorporate into your vehicle.

The Bottom Line

The 2011 Dodge Ram 1500 is the ideal choice of a pickup truck for anyone who wanted to experience the luxuriousness and quality of the Chrysler design. Also, this is a highly recommended vehicle model for those who value superior automotive engineering. At a reasonable price, this one is worth every penny you pay for.

  1. September 12th, 2011 at 03:45 | #1

    What about the RAM box? you should add it on your pros sections. The cargo management is really amazing and it really fits what you need on a truck!