HFE Model: 18 MPG City / 25 MPG Highway
3.6-liter, V6 engine, 8-speed Automatic, Regular Unleaded Fuel
EcoDiesel 2WD: 20 MPG City / 23 MPG Combined / 28 MPG Highway
EcoDiesel 4WD: 19 MPG City / 22 MPG Combined / 27 MPG Highway
3.0-liter, Turbodiesel 4-cylinder engine, 8-speed Automatic, Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Fuel
Looking for the highest fuel economy (HFE) in a full-size gasoline-powered pickup? The Ram HFE delivers 25 MPG highway. Fuel efficiency technology includes stop/start, active grille shutters, an eight-speed ZF automatic transmission and a tri-fold tonneau cover. The 2014 Ram EcoDiesel takes it up a notch and marks the first appearance of a diesel engine in a half ton pickup truck from the Big Three for decades. The EcoDiesel pumps out 420 pound-feet of torque, is rated at a segment-topping 28 MPG highway (2WD) with a 9,200 pound max towing capacity, and can run on biodiesel blends up to B20 (20% biodiesel). Availability includes the Tradesman, SLT, Outdoorsman, Big Horn, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, and Laramie Limited. The Ram 1500 was revamped in the 2013 model year and is built in Warren, Michigan.
Starting MSRP: $28,895 (Tradesman HFE)