Nothing showcases that Ram builds the best pickup trucks more than being tested by some of the industry's most authoritative critics.
The results speak for themselves:

Motor Trend's 2015 half-ton truck shootout winner

Three-time winner of the Canadian Truck King Challenge

Winner of Wards 10 Best Engines award, 3 times in a row – 3.0L EcoDiesel (2014, 2015, 2016)

The 2016 Ram 1500's unmatched value and capability earned this award for the 3rd year in a row


What's under the hood counts for a lot. The Ram 1500 gives you award-winning engineering no matter what engine drives you.

3.6L Pentastar VVT V6
Canada's Best-Selling engine44
Equipped on the Ram 1500 provides you:
305 horsepower
269 lb-ft of torque
7,600 (3,447 kg) lb maximum towing capacity

Canada's Best-Selling V8
(based on 6 years' registration)45
Equipped on the Ram 1500 provides you:
395 horsepower
410 lb-ft of torque
10,640 (4,826 kg) lb maximum towing capacity

3.0L EcoDiesel V6
(late availability)

240 horsepower
420 lb-ft of torque41
9,210 (4,178 kg) lb maximum towing capacity

Fuel Efficiency39

The Ram 1500 has no equal in the fuel efficiency game. Fewer stops at the gas pump means more money in your pocket, and that's something everyone can agree on.

This is Canada's most fuel-efficient full-size pickup ever.39
Ram EcoDiesel
(late availability)
3.0L V6 (4x2)
35 MPG (8.0 L/100 KM) HWY
4.3L (4x2)
28 MPG (10 L/100 KM) HWY
2.7L EcoBoost (4x2)
30 MPG (9.3 L/100 KM) HWY
3.5L EcoBoost (4x2)
30 MPG (9.5 L/100 KM) HWY
Only with
Ram Trucks

It's harder to lead than to follow. That's why the Ram 1500 is engineered with innovative features and proven capability you won't find in any other truck. Put yourself in the seat of a leader.

Canada's Longest-LastingLight-Duty Pickups48 Of all Ram trucks sold in the last 28 years, 81% are still on the road today - compared to Chevy's 68%, GMC's 70% and Ford's 70%.37

Three-time Winner of the Canadian Truck King Challenge The Ram 1500 won the 2017 Canadian Truck King Challenge, for its third win.

Class-Exclusive 3.0L EcoDiesel V61 Get Best-in-Class fuel economy as efficient as
35 mpg (8.0 L/100 km) highway39 and 420 lb-ft of torque achieved at an impressively low 2,000 rpm. The EcoDiesel V6 is late availability.

Class-Exclusive Active-LevelTM Four-Corner Air Suspension1 With 5 ride heights, this available system offers excellent ground clearance, enhanced ride comfort and self-leveling with a heavy payload.

Class-Exclusive Multilink Coil Spring Rear Suspension1 Get outstanding towing and hauling capability without sacrificing comfort and handling with this class-exclusive system.1

Best-in-Class Cargo Versatility1 With available rear under-seat storage and a fold-flat load floor, the Ram 1500 is simply smarter.

Class-Exclusive RamBox® Cargo Management System1 With a lock, lights, and a drain, the ingenious RamBox® is suitable for power tools or sports equipment, and even includes LED pickup box lighting and a bed extender.

Class-Exclusive In-Floor Storage1 It provides additional cargo capacity in Crew Cab models without sacrificing interior room, and has a removable liner for easy clean up.

Class-Exclusive Rotary DialTransmission Shifter1 With its space-saving, ergonomic design, the rotary dial selects gears electronically instead of by traditional mechanical linkage.


Don't just take our word for it. See what people are saying about the Ram 1500.

Ram Wins Big Winner by a landslide. The editors of Motor Trend named the Ram 1500 the winner of their 2015 half-ton truck shootout. US-based editorial content

Thumbs Up Auto critic Steve Hammes explains his reasons for choosing the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel as his pick for the half-ton truck segment. US-based editorial content

#RamTargets40 Follow CleanMPG's Wayne Gerdes as he attempts to cross the country in our diesel half-ton while getting over 40 mpg. US-based editorial content

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