2012 Ram 1500 Regular Cab - Features & Specs

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Tradesman Heavy Duty Regular Cab Pickup

(5.7L V8 6-speed Automatic 8.2 ft. Bed)

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  • FUEL ECONOMY (CTY/HWY) 14/20 mpg
  • CAR TYPE Truck
  • TRANSMISSION 6-speed Shiftable Automatic
  • BASIC WARRANTY 3 Yr./ 36000 Mi.
  • CONSUMER RATING Not Available


Exterior Colors

Black Clear Coat Bright Red Bright Silver Metallic Clear Coat Bright White Clear Coat Info N/A Case Construction Yellow Info N/A Case IH Red Info N/A Case Power Tan Info N/A D T Green Dark Brown Deep Cherry Red Crystal Pearl Coat Info N/A Detonator Yellow Clear Coat Flame Red Clear Coat Info N/A Hills Green Info N/A Light Cream Info N/A Midnight Blue Pearl Coat Mineral Gray Metallic Clear Coat Info N/A National Fire Safety Lime Yellow Info N/A New Holland Blue Omaha Orange Info N/A Robin Egg Blue Saddle Brown Pearl Coat Sagebrush Pearl Coat Info N/A School Bus Yellow Info N/A Sunbelt Yellow Tequila Sunrise Pearl Coat Info N/A Timberline Green Pearl Coat Info N/A True Blue Pearl Coat Yellow

Interior Colors

Dark Slate/Medium Graystone, cloth Dark Slate/Medium Graystone, vinyl


LENGTH 19ft 3in
WIDTH 6ft 7.4in
6ft 2.4in
0ft 8.6in
Body style illustration may not reflect the actual shape of this vehicle.

Exterior Measurements

6 ft. 7.4 in. (79.4 in.) 6 ft. 2.4 in. (74.4 in.)
19 ft. 3 in. (231 in.) 0 ft. 8.6 in. (8.6 in.)
5 ft. 8 in. (68 in.) 5 ft. 7.5 in. (67.5 in.)
11 ft. 8.5 in. (140.5 in.)


Gas Regular unleaded
35.0 gal. 490.0/700.0 mi.
14/20 mpg

Weights and Capacities

10450 lbs. 1706 lbs.
8610 lbs. 0.38 Cd
4894 lbs. 17.3 degrees
24.1 degrees
** When adequately equipped, which may require engine and/or other drivetrain upgrades.


Rear wheel drive 6-speed shiftable automatic

Engine & Performance

5.7 L Overhead valves (OHV)
V8 16
Variable 407 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm
390 hp @ 5600 rpm 45.1 ft.


  • Short and long arm front suspension
  • Multi-link rear suspension
  • Front independent suspension
  • Stabilizer bar stabilizer bar


3 yr./ 36000 mi. 5 yr./ 100000 mi.
3 yr./ 36000 mi. 5 yr./ 100000 mi.
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Edmunds Insurance Estimator

The Edmunds TCO® estimated monthly insurance payment for a 2012 Ram 1500 Regular-cab in VA is:

$125 per month*
* Explanation


Interior Features

Front Seats

  • Vinyl
  • 40-20-40 split bench front seats


  • Clock
  • Tachometer
  • Low fuel level warning


  • Cruise control
  • Front cupholders
  • Front door pockets
  • Retained accessory power
  • Power steering
  • Tilt-adjustable steering wheel
  • Cruise controls on steering wheel


  • Air conditioning
  • Cargo area light

In Car Entertainment

  • Mast antenna
  • 6 total speakers
  • AM/FM stereo
  • Auxiliary audio input


  • Pre-wired for phone

Exterior Features

Roof and Glass

  • Variable intermittent wipers
  • Privacy glass

Truck Features

  • Engine hour meter
  • Vinyl floor covering

Tires and Wheels

  • Painted steel wheels
  • 17 x 7.5 in. wheels
  • Steel spare wheel
  • LT245/70R E tires
  • All season tires
  • Underbody mounted spare tire
  • Fullsize non-matching spare tire

Towing and Hauling

  • Trailer hitch
  • Trailer wiring

Safety Features

  • 4-wheel ABS
  • Front head airbags
  • Dual front side-mounted airbags
  • Emergency braking assist
  • Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakes
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Auto delay off headlamps
  • Dusk sensing headlamps
  • 2 front headrests
  • Passenger airbag deactivation switch
  • Front center 3-point belt
  • Front seatbelt pretensioners
  • Stability control
  • Traction control
  • Electronic brakeforce distribution
  • Post-collision safety system
  • Tire pressure monitoring
  • Low Beam Daytime Running Lamps (Fleet)
  • Trailer Brake Control



  • Power and Remote Entry Group
  • ST Popular Equipment Group
  • Tradesman Heavy Duty Quick Order Package 26A

Exterior Options

  • Sliding Rear Window
  • Folding Trailer Tow Mirrors
  • Power Black Trailer Tow Mirrors (Fleet)
  • MOPAR Chrome Tubular Side Steps
  • Under Rail Box Bedliner (Fleet)
  • Spray In Bedliner

Interior Options

  • Smoker's Group
  • Sirius Satellite Radio (Fleet)
  • Carpet Delete
  • Front Rubber Floor Mats
  • UConnect Voice Command w/Bluetooth
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