Compare 11 trims on the 2016 RAM 1500

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, and aren’t overpaying for those you don’t want.


Our comparison will help you prioritize the trims that are right for you.

Style
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn 4WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn 2WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn
Inventory price
Starting at $31,495 Starting at $35,775 Starting at $36,075 Starting at $31,795 Starting at $38,705 Starting at $40,960 Starting at $35,000 Starting at $42,910 Starting at $37,380 Starting at $39,330
MPG
20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 17 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Color
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
Seating
2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5
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Style
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express
Inventory price
Starting at $26,145 Starting at $30,615 Starting at $32,960 Starting at $36,540 Starting at $30,380 Starting at $34,085
MPG
20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
Seating
3 3 6 6 6 6
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Style
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" HFE
Inventory price
Starting at $30,805
MPG
21 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Color
11 exterior
Seating
3
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Style
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" HFE Express
Inventory price
Starting at $37,685
MPG
24 combined MPG
Engine
240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Color
11 exterior
Seating
6
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Style
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" HFE Tradesman
Inventory price
Starting at $37,685
MPG
24 combined MPG
Engine
240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Color
11 exterior
Seating
6
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Style
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie 4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie
Inventory price
Starting at $45,190 Starting at $39,655 Starting at $43,235 Starting at $41,610 Starting at $43,560 Starting at $47,140
MPG
19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
12 exterior
12 exterior
12 exterior
12 exterior
12 exterior
12 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5 5 5
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Style
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star 2WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star 4WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star
Inventory price
Starting at $35,775 Starting at $31,495 Starting at $31,795 Starting at $36,075 Starting at $37,380 Starting at $40,960 Starting at $35,000 Starting at $39,330 Starting at $38,705 Starting at $42,910
MPG
19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 17 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
Seating
2 2 2 2 5 5 5 5 5 5
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Style
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn 4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn 2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn
Inventory price
Starting at $48,785 Starting at $52,365 Starting at $52,665 Starting at $49,085
MPG
17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG
Engine
240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Color
11 exterior
11 exterior
11 exterior
11 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5
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Style
4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited 2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited
Inventory price
Starting at $52,665 Starting at $48,785 Starting at $52,365 Starting at $49,085
MPG
17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG
Engine
240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Color
8 exterior
8 exterior
8 exterior
8 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5
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Style
4WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman *Ltd Avail* 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman
Inventory price
Starting at $42,910 Starting at $35,000 Starting at $38,705 Starting at $40,960
MPG
17 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 19 combined MPG
Engine
240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
31 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5
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Style
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Rebel 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Rebel
Inventory price
Starting at $43,270 Starting at $45,200
MPG
17 combined MPG 19 combined MPG
Engine
395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
5 exterior
5 exterior
Seating
5 5
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Style
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 2WD Crew Cab 149" SLT 4WD Crew Cab 149" SLT 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT
Inventory price
Starting at $40,960 Starting at $37,380 Starting at $35,000 Starting at $38,705 Starting at $39,330 Starting at $42,910 Starting at $31,795 Starting at $36,075 Starting at $31,495 Starting at $35,775
MPG
19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
31 exterior
31 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
30 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5 5 5 2 2 2 2
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Style
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 4WD Crew Cab 149" Sport 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 2WD Crew Cab 149" Sport 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport 4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport
Inventory price
Starting at $42,950 Starting at $45,430 Starting at $41,550 Starting at $41,850 Starting at $45,130 Starting at $39,370 Starting at $35,985 Starting at $39,615
MPG
17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG 17 combined MPG
Engine
395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission
8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
9 exterior
9 exterior
10 exterior
9 exterior
11 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
9 exterior
Seating
5 5 5 5 5 5 2 2
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Style
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman 2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman 4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman 2WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman 2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman 4WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman 2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman 4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman 2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman 4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman
Inventory price
Starting at $30,615 Starting at $26,145 Starting at $36,540 Starting at $33,570 Starting at $32,960 Starting at $37,150 Starting at $30,380 Starting at $34,085 Starting at $26,145 Starting at $30,615
MPG
19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 16 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 15 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG 20 combined MPG 19 combined MPG
Engine
305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 395.0-hp, 5.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 240.0-hp, 3.0-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability) 305.0-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
Transmission
6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Color
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
31 exterior
Seating
3 3 6 6 6 6 6 6 3 3
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