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The Dodge Ram has been extensively re-engineered for 2006. It has also been modestly restyled and the interior has been...

2006 Dodge Ram 1500 Model Comparison

Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup

General Pricing

Resale Value $32,060.00 $20,130.00 $83,145.00
Destination $900.00 $715.00 $850.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 5.7L V8 3.3L V6 8.3L V10
Horsepower 345 @ 5400 RPM 180 @ 5200 RPM 500 @ 5600 RPM
Torque 375 @ 4200 RPM 210 @ 4000 RPM 525 @ 4200 RPM
Valves 2 2 2
Displacement (cc) 5654 3301 8285
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.9 X 3.6 3.7 X 3.2 4.0 X 4.0
Compression Ratio 9.6:1 9.3:1 9.6:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) N/A N/A N/A
Highway (mpg) N/A N/A N/A

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 6102.4 4111.6 3410.6
Wheelbase (in.) 160.5 113.3 98.8
Length (in.) 247.7 189.3 175.6
Width (in.) 79.5 78.6 75.2
Height (in.) 74.5 68.9 48.6
Track Front (in.) 68.6 63.0 61.6
Track Rear (in.) 68.2 64.0 60.9
Ground Clearance (in.) 7.1 5.6 N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 6 2 2
Front Headroom (in.) 40.8 39.6 36.5
Rear Headroom (in.) 40.5 N/A N/A
Front Legroom (in.) 41.0 40.6 42.4
Rear Legroom (in.) 44.2 N/A N/A
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 67.0 62.9 54.1
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 66.5 N/A N/A
Front Hip Room (in.) 64.9 57.2 N/A
Rear Hip Room (in.) 64.4 N/A N/A

Payload & Towing

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

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension wishbone strut wishbone
Rear Suspension beam beam wishbone
Tires 245/70R17 215/65R16 275/35R18

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. N/A Std.

Braking & Traction

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

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

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

Interior

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