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2001 Ram 1500 Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup Specs

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2001 Ram 1500 Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup Specs

Section Opened 2001 Ram 1500 Base Short Bed Regular Cab Pickup Performance Hide
3,906 cc 3.9 liters V 6 engine with 99.3 mm bore, 84.1 mm stroke, 9.1 compression ratio, overhead valve and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 15 and country/highway (mpg): 21
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 21 and EPA city (mpg): 15
Multi-point injection fuel system
26 gallon main unleaded fuel tank , 26 gallon fuel tank
Power: 130 kW , 175 HP SAE @ 4,800 rpm; 230 ft lb , 312 Nm @ 3,200 rpm
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Rear-wheel ABS
3.21:1 axle ratio
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Chrome front and rear bumpers
Driver and passenger externally adjustable black door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 204.1, overall width (inches): 79.3, overall height (inches): 72.2, ground clearance (inches): 7.7, wheelbase (inches): 118.7, front track (inches): 66.9, rear track (inches): 68 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 40.9
Conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Metallic paint , black paint , gloss paint , pearl paint
Straight side pickup bed
Fixed rear window
Rear platform step
Tinted glass on cabin and rear
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 6,400, curb weight (lbs) 4,225, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 3,350 and max payload (lbs) 2,120
Windshield wipers with variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Front ashtray
Audio system with cassette
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 82.1, front width (inches): 64.3, width between arches (inches): 49.3, height (inches): 19.3 and loading floor height (inches): 31
Cargo area light
Rear tailgate cargo doors width (inches): 63.2, height (inches): 17 and opening angle: 90
Front seats cigar lighter
Clock
Courtesy lights
Front seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering:
Driver front airbag , passenger front airbag with occupant switch off
Split bench driver, passenger and center seat
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat , height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on passenger seat , lap static front seat belts on center seat
Front seat center armrest
Glove compartment
Two head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.1, front hip room (inches): 63.6, front leg room (inches): 41 and front shoulder room (inches): 66.5
Power steering
Seating: three seats
Vinyl seat upholstery
Four speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Tachometer
Ventilation system
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