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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Comparisons

Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup

General Pricing

Resale Value $20,800.00 $23,405.00 $24,130.00
Destination $740.00 $510.00 $740.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 4.7L V8 4.7L V8 4.2L V6
Horsepower 240 @ 4800 RPM 245 @ 4800 RPM 202 @ 4800 RPM
Torque 300 @ 3200 RPM 315 @ 3400 RPM 252 @ 3400 RPM
Valves 2 4 2
Displacement (cc) 4701 4663 4195
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.7 X 3.4 3.7 X 3.3 3.8 X 3.7
Compression Ratio 9.3:1 9.6:1 9.2:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 14 14 16
Highway (mpg) 19 17 19

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 4554.8 4261.5 4345.3
Wheelbase (in.) 120.5 128.3 120.2
Length (in.) 207.7 217.5 207.2
Width (in.) 79.9 75.2 78.3
Height (in.) 74.4 70.5 75.4
Track Front (in.) 68.0 66.2 65.4
Track Rear (in.) 67.4 65.9 65.4
Ground Clearance (in.) 8.1 11.2 N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 3 3 3
Front Headroom (in.) 40.9 40.3 40.8
Rear Headroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 41.0 41.5 40.9
Rear Legroom (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 67.0 62.4 63.8
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 65.1 59.3 61.0
Rear Hip Room (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) N/A N/A N/A

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone wishbone wishbone
Rear Suspension beam beam beam
Tires 265/70R17 245/70R16 255/70R16

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. N/A Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive rear wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive 4x4 wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. N/A Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM AM/FM AM/FM
Cassette Player Yes Yes N/A
CD Player N/A N/A Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. Std. Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof N/A N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. N/A Std.

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