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2023 RAM 1500 Classic in Chilliwack, BC

2023 RAM 1500 Classic in Chilliwack, BC

2023 RAM 1500 Classic in Chilliwack, BC

In 2019, Chrysler released the fifth-generation RAM 1500 but retained the fourth-generation as the Ram 1500 Classic. With its high level of specification and competitive price, this full-size truck accounts for a substantial percentage of truck sales in Canada and comes highly recommended.

What's New in 2023?

There are no significant changes for 2023.

Trims and Pricing

The RAM 1500 Classic has four trims: Tradesman, Express, SLT, and Warlock. Within those trims, customers have options for a two-door regular cab or a four-door Quad or Crew cab. There are also choices in bed lengths and rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive.

Each of these options affects the price of the vehicle, so consumers are advised to contact us for a price. 



The RAM 1500 Classic comes with two engine options. The first is a 3.6L V6 Engine making 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft torque, coupled to an 8-speed automatic transmission, and the second is a 5.7L HEMI V8, making 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft torque, also driving through an 8-speed automatic transmission. 


The RAM 1500 Classic has good fuel consumption numbers for a full-size truck. The V6 should give 9.4 L/100 km around town and 11.9 L/100 km on the highway. The V8 will give 10.5 L/100 km around town and 13.4L/100 km on the highway. These numbers are for an unladen truck, as loads and towing will affect the fuel consumption.




Infotainment & Technology

Infotainment & Technology


The RAM 1500 Classic comes with an 8.4-inch touchscreen with Uconnect 5 group containing a USB connection for a phone or MP3 connection, Bluetooth connectivity, speed-adjusted volume, and voice commands.


As with the many options for configuring your RAM 1500 Classic, the technology options vary and depend on the trim level you select. Many technological options exist, such as powered and heated exterior mirrors, remote keyless entry, 4G LTE hotspots, and SiriusXM satellite radio.


RAM trucks have always enjoyed a good reputation for towing, and the RAM 1500 Classic is no exception. There is an option for a Trailer Brake Controller that assists with braking on downhills. There’s also a rear backup camera that makes locating the trailer hitch a breeze.

Exterior and Interior

The RAM 1500 Classic has the same rugged good looks as its more modern counterpart. A wide range of colours is available, with a special Night Edition with gloss black wheels and a black or dark grey interior.

In addition to the wide variety of options for technology, there are just as many options to customize your RAM 1500 Classic inside. There are options for bench or bucket seats and several seat coverings. Carpets can also be selected for that extra dash of luxury. The consumer can also choose to split the bench seats in a 40/20/40 format.

Skid plates, tow hooks, and transfer case skid plates can all be selected to dress up your Ram 1500 Classic.
The Warlock comes fully loaded with all the enhancements.

To Wrap Up

The RAM 1500 trucks have been around for a long time and continue to be a firm favourite with Canadian buyers. These rugged, dependable trucks have proven to be steadfast companions that are comfortable, have exceptional towing ability, and return reasonable fuel consumption figures.

The Classic range is perfect for the hardworking tradesperson looking for a no-nonsense truck with interior comfort, good looks, and enough technology and driver assistance to make driving a pleasure. The Ram 1500 Classic ticks all those boxes, so come into Bannister Dodge Chrysler Jeep and book a test drive in this impressive vehicle.