If you have decided to step into the world of pickups with a brand new 2018 Ram 1500 from Greenway CDJR, congratulations! You’ve made an outstanding choice — but the decisions aren’t over. The Ram 1500 comes in a number of trims, with three different engine options spread among them. But which 2018 Ram 1500 engine is the right fit for your needs?
Check out the stats of each engine below to determine which is right for you. Ultimately, you will need to decide how much power you are willing to give up for efficiency — or vice-versa.
7-liter HEMI® V8
- This is the Ram 1500’s most powerful engine option, but also the least efficient. The HEMI® generates 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque and yields 15 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway.*
0-liter EcoDiesel V6
- You can also venture into the world of diesel with this purchase. Doing so will get you the most efficient pickup truck in the segment at 21 mpg in the city and 29 on the highway.* The EcoDiesel offers 240 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque.
6-liter Pentastar® V6
- Finally, this classic engine creates 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque while yielding 17 mpg in the city and 25 on the highway.*