(4.1) 27 reviews
MSRP: $2,460$11,560
Body Style: Truck
Combined MPG: 15-17
Engine: 240-hp, 4.7-liter V-8 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Towing Capacity: 8,350 lbs.
2002 Dodge Ram 1500

Our Take on the 2002 Dodge Ram 1500

Our Take

Even the boldest designs turn tame after a while. Back in 1994, Dodge jolted the full-size pickup market with the launch of its bold new Ram, which conveyed something close to the imposing appearance of a long-haul semi. The lightest-duty member of the full-size Dodge pickup family gets a fresh ... Read Full Report

16 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.