1997 Dodge Ram 1500

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5 reviews
Available Price Range $943-$7,411 Trims18 Combined MPG 15-18 Seats 3-6

Our Take on the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500

Our Take


Our Expert Reviews

If pickup trucks are macho, this one is the World Wrestling Federation on wheels. Big, brawny and bad, the Ram 1500 SS/T is one of those special sport packages that Dodge does so well: vehicles for those who wish to be seen and heard. The audible part of this formula is important, and Dodge hit it right on the nose with the SS/T. In fact, the exhaust sounds raise this truck's appeal -- for... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

4.4 out of 5

Based on 5 reviews

Nice truck for the buck

by corey72 from michigan on May 5, 2007

Strong runing truck spacious interior wish there was a 3rd door though they have the 4 doors love the truck but with gas at 3.19 a gallon and the fact i only get 13 miles a gallon and thats being eas... Read Full Review

18 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 12 recalls for this car.

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