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2010 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500 - Road Test Specs

2010 Dodge Ram Pickup 2500 Pickup

(5.7L V8 5-speed Automatic 6.4 ft. Bed)

Vehicle

Model year2010
MakeRam
Model2500
StyleSLT Crew Cab 4x4 short bed (6 foot 4 inches)
Base MSRP$39,430
Options on test vehiclePower Wagon Quick-Order Package ($6,500, est); Technology Package (Price TBA); Luxury Group (price TBA)
As-tested MSRP$48,250 (est)

Drivetrain

Drive typePart-time four-wheel drive
Engine typeFuel-injected V-8 with variable valve timing
Displacement (cc/cu-in)5,654cc (343cu-in)
Block/head materialIron block/aluminum heads
ValvetrainCam-in-block with pushrods and overhead valves
Compression ratio (x:1)9.6
Redline (rpm)5,800
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)383 @ 5,600
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)400 @ 4,000
Transmission typeFive-speed automatic
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I = 3.00:1; II = 1.67:1; III = 1.00:1; IV = 0.75:1; V = 0.67:1; Final Drive Ratio: 4.56:1

Chassis

Suspension, frontLive axle with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearLive axle with leaf springs
Steering typePower recirculating-ball steering
Tire brandBFGoodrich
Tire modelAll-Terrain T/A
Tire typeMud and Snow
Tire size, frontLT285/70R17
Tire size, rearLT285/70R17
Wheel size17-by-8 inches
Wheel materialPolished aluminum
Brakes, frontTwo-piston sliding calipers with ventilated discs
Brakes, rearTwo-piston sliding calipers with ventilated discs

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)Not tested
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)34.0

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)6,572
Length (in.)237.4
Width (in.)79.1
Height (in.)77.7
Wheelbase (in.)148.9
Track, front (in.)68.3
Track, rear (in.)68.2
Legroom, front (in.)41.0
Legroom, rear (in.)39.4
Shoulder room, front (in.)66.0
Shoulder room, rear (in.)65.7
Seating capacity5

Vehicle

Model year2010
MakeRam
Model2500
StyleSLT Crew Cab 4x4 short bed (6 foot 4 inches)
Base MSRP$39,430
Options on test vehiclePower Wagon Quick-Order Package ($6,500, est); Technology Package (Price TBA); Luxury Group (price TBA)
As-tested MSRP$48,250 (est)

Drivetrain

Drive typePart-time four-wheel drive
Engine typeFuel-injected V-8 with variable valve timing
Displacement (cc/cu-in)5,654cc (343cu-in)
Block/head materialIron block/aluminum heads
ValvetrainCam-in-block with pushrods and overhead valves
Compression ratio (x:1)9.6
Redline (rpm)5,800
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)383 @ 5,600
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)400 @ 4,000
Transmission typeFive-speed automatic
Transmission and axle ratios (x:1)I = 3.00:1; II = 1.67:1; III = 1.00:1; IV = 0.75:1; V = 0.67:1; Final Drive Ratio: 4.56:1

Chassis

Suspension, frontLive axle with coil springs and stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearLive axle with leaf springs
Steering typePower recirculating-ball steering
Tire brandBFGoodrich
Tire modelAll-Terrain T/A
Tire typeMud and Snow
Tire size, frontLT285/70R17
Tire size, rearLT285/70R17
Wheel size17-by-8 inches
Wheel materialPolished aluminum
Brakes, frontTwo-piston sliding calipers with ventilated discs
Brakes, rearTwo-piston sliding calipers with ventilated discs

Fuel Consumption

EPA fuel economy (mpg)Not tested
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)34.0

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)6,572
Length (in.)237.4
Width (in.)79.1
Height (in.)77.7
Wheelbase (in.)148.9
Track, front (in.)68.3
Track, rear (in.)68.2
Legroom, front (in.)41.0
Legroom, rear (in.)39.4
Shoulder room, front (in.)66.0
Shoulder room, rear (in.)65.7
Seating capacity5
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