2017 RAM 1500 Tradesman specs & colors

$26,495
Starting MSRP
Current listing price

Showing the 2017 RAM 1500 Tradesman 4x2 Regular Cab 8' Box

Shop Now

Key specs

Color options

Interior

Black / Diesel Gray Interior


Packages

$0

Starting MSRP

  • Engine: 5.7L V8 HEMI MDS VVT
  • Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic (8HP70)
  • Tradesman Package

$595

Starting MSRP

  • Bright Rear Bumper
  • Bright Grille
  • Wheels: 17" x 7" Aluminum

Chrome Appearance Group

$580

Starting MSRP

  • Front Floor Mats
  • SIRIUSXM Satellite Radio
  • 1-Year SiriusXM Radio Service

Popular Equipment Group

See all packages

$0

Starting MSRP

  • Engine: 3.6L V6 24V VVT
  • Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic (845RE)
  • Tradesman Package

$0

Starting MSRP

  • Engine: 3.0L V6 Turbo Diesel
  • Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic (8HP70) (DFD)
  • Tradesman Package

$735

Starting MSRP

  • Exterior Mirrors w/Heating Element
  • Power Windows w/Front One-Touch Down
  • Power Heated Fold-Away Mirrors

Power & Remote Entry Group

$235

Starting MSRP

  • Engine Block Heater
  • Winter Front Grille Cover

$380

Starting MSRP

  • Trailer Brake Control

Specifications

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size 17 X 7 in
Spare Wheel Size Full-Size in
Front Wheel Size 17 X 7 in
Rear Wheel Material Styled Steel
Front Wheel Material Styled Steel

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 160
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 730

Displacement 3.6 L/220
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 269 @ 4175
Engine Oil Cooler Regular Duty
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 305 @ 6400

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 17 MPG
Cruising Range - City 544.00 mi
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 20 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 800.00 mi
Estimated Battery Range N/A mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 25 MPG

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High N/A
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Again N/A
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11
Transfer Case Power Take Off No
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84
Transfer Case Model None
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67
Trans Type 8
Trans Power Take Off N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) N/A
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.71
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low N/A

Axle Type - Rear Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Front Short And Long Arm
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Axle Type - Front Independent

Frame Type N/A

Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 13.2 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 13.8 in

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A gal
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 32 gal

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A ft
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 45.1 ft
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A

Front Tire Size P265/70SR17
Rear Tire Size P265/70SR17
Spare Tire Size Full-Size

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 4830 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. 4830 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 483 lbs
Maximum Trailering Capacity 4830 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. 483 lbs

Curb Weight - Rear 2049 lbs
Curb Weight - Front 2654 lbs
Option Weight - Rear 0.00 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity 1897.00 lbs
Total Option Weight 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight 4703.00 lbs
Gross Axle Weight Rating 7600.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating 9850 lbs
As Spec'd Payload 1897.00 lbs
Option Weight - Front 0.00 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating 6600.00 lbs
Base Curb Weight 4703 lbs
As Spec'd Curb Weight 4703.00 lbs

Front Head Room 39.9 in
Wheelbase 140 in
Cargo Box Length @ Floor 98.3 in
Cargo Volume 74.7 ft³
Front Hip Room 62.9 in
Cargo Box Width @ Floor 66.4 in
Front Shoulder Room 66 in
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper N/A in
Second Shoulder Room N/A in
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume N/A ft³
Ground to Top of Load Floor 34.6 in
Length, Overall 231 in
Second Head Room N/A in
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings 51 in
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper 50.4 in
Front Leg Room 41 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper N/A in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 79.4 in
Overhang, Front N/A in
Cargo Box (Area) Height 20.2 in
Second Leg Room N/A in
Passenger Capacity 3
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear 66.4 in
Ground Clearance, Rear 8.7 in
Tailgate Width 60.4 in
Ground Clearance, Front 8.7 in
Height, Overall 74.4 in
Cab to End of Frame N/A in
Second Hip Room N/A in

6 Speakers Standard
Radio w/Seek-Scan, Clock and Radio Data System Standard
Fixed Antenna Standard
Media Hub (USB, AUX) Standard
Radio: 3.0 Standard

Black Door Handles Standard
Black Side Windows Trim and Black Front Windshield Trim Standard
Black Manual Side Mirrors w/Manual Folding Standard
Galvanized Steel/Aluminum Panels Standard
Black Rear Step Bumper Standard
Light Tinted Glass Standard
Full-Size Spare Tire Stored Underbody w/Crankdown Standard
Black Front Bumper w/Black Rub Strip/Fascia Accent Standard
Manual Tailgate/Rear Door Lock Standard
Fixed Rear Window Standard
Spray-In Bed Liner Standard
Regular Box Style Standard
Cargo Lamp w/High Mount Stop Light Standard
Variable Intermittent Wipers Standard
Wheels: 17" x 7" Steel (STD) Standard
Front License Plate Bracket Standard
Tires: P265/70R17 BSW AS (STD) Standard
Active Grille Shutters Standard
Auto On/Off Aero-Composite Halogen Headlamps w/Delay-Off Standard
Steel Spare Wheel Standard
Black Grille Standard
Tailgate Rear Cargo Access Standard

Electronic Shift -inc: Black Rotary Shifter Standard
Day-Night Rearview Mirror Standard
Manual 1st Row Windows Standard
Analog Appearance Standard
Full Vinyl/Rubber Floor Covering Standard
Manual Air Conditioning Standard
2 12V DC Power Outlets Standard
Interior Trim -inc: Deluxe Sound Insulation, Metal-Look Instrument Panel Insert and Chrome/Metal-Look Interior Accents Standard
4-Way Driver Seat -inc: Manual Recline and Fore/Aft Movement Standard
Cruise Control w/Steering Wheel Controls Standard
40/20/40 Split Bench Seat Standard
Urethane Gear Shifter Material Standard
Seats w/Vinyl Back Material Standard
Manual Tilt Steering Column Standard
Pickup Cargo Box Lights Standard
Driver Information Center Standard
Remote USB Port Standard
Fade-To-Off Interior Lighting Standard
Sentry Key Immobilizer Standard
Front Armrest w/3 Cupholders Standard
Audio Jack Input for Mobile Devices Standard
Heavy Duty Vinyl 40/20/40 Split Bench Seat Standard
4-Way Passenger Seat -inc: Manual Recline and Fore/Aft Movement Standard
Manual Adjustable Front Head Restraints Standard
Gauges -inc: Speedometer, Odometer, Voltmeter, Oil Pressure, Engine Coolant Temp, Tachometer, Oil Temperature, Transmission Fluid Temp, Engine Hour Meter and Trip Odometer Standard
Instrument Panel Bin, Dashboard Storage, Driver And Passenger Door Bins Standard
Full Cloth Headliner Standard

Engine: 3.6L V6 24V VVT -inc: Flex fuel capable (STD) Standard
Trailer Wiring Harness Standard
GVWR: 6,600 lbs Standard
Electric Power-Assist Steering Standard
Single Stainless Steel Exhaust Standard
3.21 Rear Axle Ratio (STD) Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes w/4-Wheel ABS, Front Vented Discs, Brake Assist and Hill Hold Control Standard
730CCA Maintenance-Free Battery Standard
Front Anti-Roll Bar Standard
32 Gal. Fuel Tank Standard
Rear-Wheel Drive Standard
Solid Axle Rear Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
HD Shock Absorbers Standard
1900# Maximum Payload Standard
Class IV Towing Equipment -inc: Hitch and Trailer Sway Control Standard
160 Amp Alternator Standard
Transmission: 8-Speed Automatic (845RE) (STD) Standard
Short And Long Arm Front Suspension w/Coil Springs Standard
Transmission w/Driver Selectable Mode and Oil Cooler Standard
Engine Oil Cooler Standard

Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Seat-Mounted Side Airbags Standard
Tire Specific Low Tire Pressure Warning Standard
Airbag Occupancy Sensor Standard
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Standard
Outboard Front Lap And Shoulder Safety Belts -inc: Height Adjusters and Pretensioners Standard
Curtain 1st Row Airbags Standard
Side Impact Beams Standard
Dual Stage Driver And Passenger Front Airbags Standard
ABS And Driveline Traction Control Standard

Compare trims

Wondering which trim is right for you?