2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Expert Reviews

KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on February 7, 2001

KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on February 7, 2001

Back in 1994, Dodge redesigned its Ram pickup and invented the brute, over-the-road look that has become a signature for the entire brand. In no time, sales soared and it became the best-selling pr... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Paul Lienert on February 7, 2001

The Detroit News's view

By Paul Lienert on February 7, 2001

The all-new 2002 Dodge Ram pickup that goes on sale this fall isn't nearly as ground-breaking as its predecessor - nor as much of a departure esthetically as the rumor mill had suggested. Unve... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Anita Lienert on August 1, 2001

The Detroit News's view

By Anita Lienert on August 1, 2001

Like many of her classmates at an exclusive Pennsylvania prep school, Darah Yurick's first vehicle was a 1998 Dodge Ram pickup truck. "A lot of my friends had Rams," said Yurick, now a 23-year... Read full review


chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on August 12, 2001

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on August 12, 2001

Ram? Through the early '90s, Dodge could have called its full-size pickup the Goat. Folks were buying Ford and Chevy trucks and grabbed a Dodge only when in desperate need and the others were ... Read full review

KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on September 8, 2001

KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on September 8, 2001

Dodge's all-new Ram is macho to the max, but then there's an accessory hook on the instrument panel that is a perfect place for a purse or grocery sack. Welcome to trucking in 2002, when ... Read full review

Boston.com's view

By Royal Ford on October 28, 2001

Boston.com's view

By Royal Ford on October 28, 2001

My favorite truck of all time? The 1948 Dodge Power Wagon. It had that protruding snout, wheels ready to rip, steroidal - before steroids - bulge to its fenders, and cab meant for business, not ple... Read full review

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on October 4, 2001

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on October 4, 2001

DODGE HAS A LOT RIDING ON THE RAMBack in 1993, there was not much to lose. Ford and GM pickup truck sales were red-hot, but the ancient Dodge Ram looked and felt its age, and consequently was appea... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on February 13, 2002

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on February 13, 2002

When Dodge last redesigned its full-size Ram pickup in 1995, it took a radical -- and risky -- tack in creating a unique silhouette that looked nothing like its competitors from Ford and General Mo... Read full review

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on September 30, 2001

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on September 30, 2001

Loading began early Saturday morning. Dismantled furniture, water-stained bureaus, bent metal and plastic piping -- it all went into the cargo bed of the 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Quad Cab pickup truck. ... Read full review