What Engines are Available on the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic?Oct 16th, 2023
2023 Ram 1500 Classic Engine Options in Devon, AB
The most affordable truck in its class, the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic offers drivers an affordable option to get behind the wheel of a half ton pick up. The vehicle sports the iconic design of the previous generation Ram 1500, is equipped with modern truck amenities, and is powered by two of the brand’s tried and true engines. Continue reading below as our team discusses the available engine options of the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic, currently available for sale right here at Devon Chrysler, your local Alberta Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram dealership.
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Tried & True Pentastar™ V6
The standard engine for the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic is the Stellantis brand’s tried and true 3.6-litre Pentastar™ V6 engine. Generating 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque, this base powertrain option is more than capable of taking on regular day-to-day pickup truck duties while delivering respectable fuel efficiency metrics.
Powerful HEMI® V8
For those looking for the most capable Ram 1500 Classic possible, the available 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine delivers near heavy-duty performance in a half-ton pickup. Producing 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque, this optional powertrain boasts a maximum towing capacity of 4,813 kgs (10,610 lbs) and a maximum payload rating of 875 kgs (1,930 lbs).
|Engine Specifications||3.6L Pentastar™ V6 with VVT||5.7L HEMI® V8 with VVT|
|Transmission||8-Speed Automatic||8-Speed Automatic|
|Drivetrain||4x2 or 4x4||4x2 or 4x4|
|Fuel Economy (L/100km) (Combined)||As low as 11.7||As low as 13.8|
|Maximum Towing Capacity (kgs/lbs)||3,506 / 7,730||4,813 / 10,610|