Best Bet
  • (4.4) 66 reviews
  • Available Prices: $1,968–$19,844
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 10-18
  • Engine: 235-hp, 4.7-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 4,000 lbs.
2005 Dodge Ram 1500

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Dodge Ram 1500

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Fuel economy with V-8 and V-10
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Wet-weather traction with RWD

Notable Features

  • Available Hemi V-8
  • Diesel-engine option in heavy-duty models
  • Regular cab or Quad Cab
  • Performance-packed Ram SRT10
  • New 2500 Power Wagon package

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 66 reviews

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Drives like a corvette

by Davidl from Tooeka on November 15, 2017

Meet all my expections lots of legroom easy to get out and in of great in hyway great family car gave to granddaughter for high school and collage

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18 Trims Available

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2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 7 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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