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2017 Ram 1500 Review

Reinventing power and capability, the 2017 Ram 1500 comes forward as one of the most impressive pickups on the road. Unbelievable fuel efficiency and legendary performance join to provide you with the best of both worlds, no matter what your day looks like. Available trim levels include the ST, SXT, SLT, HFE, Outdoorsman, Big Horn, HFE, Sport, Laramie, Rebel, Laramie Longhorn, and the Laramie Limited.

Luxurious Details

Beautiful design and evident attention to detail comeforward on the interior of the 2017 Ram 1500 as you benefit from a layout that is both elegant and durable. Achieve a smooth combination of refinement and control as you place both hands on the available premium leather-wrapped and heated steering wheel with real wood accents and mounted audio and cruise controls. Class-Exclusive full-leather seating comes with an available 10-way power driver’s seat for lasting comfort and modifiable support. Through the available heated and ventilated front seats, you are able to enjoy the ride, no matter what the weather looks like outside. You are also given an opportunity to keep your passengers warm with the optional heated 2nd-row seats. Accommodate for various cargo or passenger needs with the 60/40 split-folding seats as the fold-flat rear load floor storage expands for larger items.

On the outside of the 2017 Ram 1500, you are given advanced stability and aesthetic appeal through features such as the chrome billet port grille, two-tone paint and chrome accents. Encouraging your ability to see and be seen are the premium bi-functional halogen projector headlamps, daytime running headlamps, fog lamps, and premiumLED taillamps, lighting up the path ahead in various road conditions. Advanced aerodynamics are gained through standard features such as the aero-shaped mirrors, a parabolic front end and wheel-to-wheel side steps that enhance air flow.

Redefining Connection

Indulge in advanced communication everywhere you go in the 2017 Ram 1500 thanks to its available Uconnectâ multimedia centre. This system integrates innovative technology with driver needs through an optional 8.4-inch touchscreen and the hands-free capability of Bluetoothâ streaming audio. Make calls, send messages, stream music, and more, all without the use of your hands for uncompromised focus on the road. Keeping your head clear is the available navigation system as you find your way to a variety of destinations with ease. Entertainment is enhanced through the available Alpineâ Premium Audio System and its 10 speakers, dual-voice-coil subwoofer and 7.1 surround-sound amplifier.

2017 Ram 1500 Parts & Accessories

Elevate your experience in the 2017 Ram 1500 as you select from a wide variety of Genuine Mopar Parts and Accessories to enhance protection, increase aerodynamics and extend cargo-carrying capabilities. With the addition of the available folding aluminium cargo ramps, you are able to easily transport and store cargo with added traction and easy stow-away ability. The optional chrome exhaust tip and chrome mouldings enhance the exterior design with luxurious refinement as the front end cover helps to protect your vehicle from bugs, dirt and other debris.

Delivering Excellence

Take a ride in Canada’s Most Fuel-Efficient Full-Size Pickup, the 2017 Ram 1500. Offering an impressive 420 lb-ft of low-end torque and legendary durability, this truck has been named the 2016 Canadian Truck King Challenge Winner. Offering a stunning towing capacity of up to 10,640 lb (4, 826 kg) and a payload of up to 1,890 lb (857 kg), there is no job too tough to handle. Offering 40 different shift maps, the available 8-speed TorqueFlite automatic transmission helps to optimize performance with heightened power and efficiency.

2017 Ram 1500 Engines

3.0L EcoDiesel V6 240 horsepower with 420 lb-ft of torque
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 305 horsepower with 269 lb-ft of torque
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 395 horsepower with 410 lb-ft of torque

2017 Ram 1500 Towing Capabilities

Configuration Axle Ratio Max.GCWR (kg) Max. Loaded Trailer Weight (kg)
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 3.55 6,237 3,738
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 3.92 6,691 4,178
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 3.21 4,468 2,164
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 3.55 5.851 3,447
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 3.92 5,851 3,270
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 3.21 6,260 3,905
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 3.55 6,532 4,182
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 3.92 7,235 4,826

2017 Ram 1500 Fuel Economy

Fuel Economy-L/100km (MPG) City Highway
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 with 4×2 8-speed automatic Up to: 11.6 (24) Up to: 8.4 (34)
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 with 4×4 8-speed automatic Up to: 12.1 (23) Up to: 8.8 (32)
3.0L EcoDiesel V6 (HFE) 4×2 with 8-speed automatic Up to: 11.3 (25) Up to: 8.0 (35)
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 4×2 with 8-speed automatic Up to: 13.9 (20) Up to: 9.6 (29)
3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 4×4 with 8-speed automatic Up to: 14.5 (19) Up to: 10.1 (28)
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 4×2 with 6-speed automatic Up to: 17.0 (17) Up to: 12 (24)
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 4×4 with 6-speed automatic Up to: 17.5 (16) Up to: 12.7 (22)
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 4×2 with 8-speed automatic Up to: 15.7 (18) Up to: 11.0 (26)
5.7L HEMI VVT V8 4×4 with 8-speed automatic Up to: 16.1 (18) Up to: 11.5 (25)

Your actual fuel consumption will vary based on driving habits and other factors


Hold your head high in the 2017 Ram 1500 as you drive in a vehicle that has received the following awards:

  1. 2016 Canadian Truck King Challenge Winner
  2. 2015 Kelley Blue Book Best Family Cars
  3. 2015 Ward’s ’10 Best Interiors’
  4. 2013 Rocky Mountain Truck of the Year
  5. 2013 North American Truck of the Year
  6. 2012 Consumer’s Digest Best Buy

Innovative Safety

Peace of mind accompanies you in the 2017 Ram 1500 as you surround yourself with the following available safety and security features:

  • Advanced multistage driver and front passenger air bags
  • Supplemental front-seat-mounted side air bags
  • Supplemental side-curtain air bags
  • Four-wheel disc antilock brakes with Brake Assist
  • Tire pressure monitoring system with display screen
  • Electronic Stability Control with Hill Start Assist, Trailer Sway Control, Electronic Roll Mitigation, Rain Brake Support and Traction Control.
  • Locking tailgate
  • Pickup box lighting
  • Engine block heater
  • Park-Senseâ Rear Park Assist System
  • ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera
  • Sentry Key Anti-theft engine immobilizer
  • Keyless Enter ‘n Go  with proximity entry and push button start


Allow yourself the confidence of coverage with the 2017 Ram 1500 and its following warranty:

  • Basic coverage: 3 years/60,000 km
  • Powertrain Limited Warranty: 5 years/160,000 km
  • Cummins Turbo Diesel Engine Limited Warranty: 5 years/160,000

Some conditions may apply. See Legacy Dodge Wetaskiwin for full details in Wetaskiwin, AB, Canada.

2017 Ram 1500 for sale in Wetaskiwin, AB

Cutting-edge technology and impressive style are found with the 2017 Ram 1500, where you are provided with extreme durability and capable performance.

Come see the 2017 Ram 1500 for yourself at your local Wetaskiwin Ram Dealer – Legacy Dodge Wetaskiwin. We are proud to offer you a wide selection of vehicles with dedicated customer service, ensuing that every experience is a pleasant and successful one.

Disclaimer: Price subject to change without notice. See dealer for details.

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