2023 Ram 1500 Classic in Courtenay, British Columbia
2023 Ram 1500 Classic at Comox Valley Dodge
The 2023 Ram 1500 Classic is built to perform. It completes even the most demanding jobs like a pro with its performance-inspired engine capabilities, state-of-the-art technologies, modern interior amenities and advanced safety systems. Don’t confuse its light-duty craftsmanship with its ability to outperform all the tasks that you send its way. Its power lies in its high-spirited powertrain system, featuring two diverse engine options. The available 5.7-litre HEMI VVT V8 engine, outputting 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque, is mated with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Both the engine options ensure unrivalled performance both on and off-road. Follow along to learn more about the trim levels, performance, technology, as well as safety features of the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic from the highly-experienced product specialists at Comox Valley Dodge.
Exclusive Exterior Design
The distinctive crosshair grille, available LED pickup box lighting, uniquely-crafted grille and fascia offer the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic pickup truck a distinctive look that effortlessly captures the attention of onlookers wherever it goes.
Special Appearance Packages
Enhance the exterior appeal and performance of the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic with the available special appearance packages, embracing a wide array of exclusively-designed fittings and features. Available special appearance packages are:
- Warlock: Black grille and badging, 20-inch high-gloss black painted aluminum wheels, LEd taillamps, heavy-duty shock absorbers.
- Express Blackout: 20-inch semi-gloss black aluminum wheels, all-black badging, black headlamp bezels, monochromatic body-colour front fascia.
- Night Edition: Bold ‘RAM’ lettering on the tailgate, gloss black grille, black badging, black headlamp bezels.
2023 Ram 1500 Classic Exterior Specifications:
|Dimensions:||4×4 Regular Cab 6’4” Box||4×4 Quad Cab 6’4” Box||4×4 Crew Cab 6’4” Box|
|Length (mm/in)||5,308.5 / 209||5,186.5 / 229||6,042.6 / 237.9|
|Wheelbase (mm/in)||3,061 / 120.5||3,569 / 140.5||3,797 / 149.5|
|Width (mm/in)||2,017.4 / 79.4||2,017.4 / 79.4||2,0174.4 / 79.4|
|Height (mm/in)||1,910.1 / 75.2||1,973.6 / 77.7||1,965.1 / 77.4|
|Bed Length||1,938 / 76.3||1,938 / 76.3||1,938 / 76.3|
|Bed Width (wall-to-wall) (mm/in)||1,687 / 66.4||1,687 / 66.4||1,687 / 66.4|
|Bed Cargo Volume (cu-m/cu-ft)||1.6 / 57.5||1.6 / 57.5||1.6 / 57.5|
Versatile Seating Surfaces
For superior comfort on all your journeys, the new Ram 1500 Classic comes with different seating surfaces that you can configure per desired settings. You get switchbank-operated heated seats and the optional bucket seats with power adjustable 10-way driver’s seat, allowing you to choose the best match your travelling needs.
Dual-Zone Automatic Temperature Control
With the available dual-zone automatic temperature control system, the driver and front passenger can configure the cabin temperature as per individual preference, and the system will automatically maintain the selected temperature. This makes travelling in the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic more comfortable and relaxing under different weather conditions.
2023 Ram 1500 Classic Interior Specifications:
|Dimensions:||2023 Ram 1500 Classic Regular Cab|
|Headroom (front) (mm/in)||1,014 / 39.9|
|Legroom (front) (mm/in)||1,041 / 41|
|Shoulder Room (front) (mm/in)||1,676 / 66|
|Hip Room (front) (mm/in)||1,599 / 62.9|
|Interior Volume (front) (cu-m/cu-ft)||1.8 / 62.5|
|Total Passenger Volume (cu-m/cu-ft)||1.8 / 62.5|
Performance & Capability
Available Powertrain Options
The 2023 Ram 1500 Classic features two different engine configurations across its trim lineup, which allows pickup truck drivers to choose the engine option that works the best for them to complete all the given tasks, as well as conquer different road surfaces. Available engine options include:
- 6-litre Pentastar VVT V6, 305 horsepower, 269 pound-feet of torque (Standard on all models)
- 7-litre HEMI VVT V8, 395 horsepower, 410 pound-feet of torque (Available on all models)
With the available part-time 4WD system, you get optimal traction and enhanced stability in all road conditions and under different weather. You can activate the 4HI mode to navigate comfortably on gravel roads and wet surfaces or switch to the 4LO mode to get greater traction if required.
2023 Ram 1500 Classic Engine Specifications:
|Specifications:||3.6L Pentastar VVT V6||5.7L HEMI VVT V8|
|Transmission||8-speed automatic||8-speed automatic|
|Fuel Efficiency (as low as) (combined) (L/100 km)||11.9||16.3|
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto System
Connect your compatible iOS or Android smartphone with the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic with the standard Apple CarPlay and/or Android Auto system, offering you easy access to a wide range of infotainment, safety and convenience-based services.
7-inch In-Cluster Display
The available full-colour customizable 7-inch display is located between the tach and speedometer to provide key information about the pickup truck to the driver. This information ranges from engine performance and fuel economy to tire pressure and navigation assistance. In fact, you can use the steering wheel-mounted to scroll through all this different information.
ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera
Standard on all trim levels of the 2023 Ram 1500 Classic, the ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera displays the area behind the pickup truck on the touchscreen with dynamic gridlines to help you conveniently reverse, park or manoeuvre through narrow bends and spaces.
Rear Parking Assist System
With the help of built-in sensors in the rear bumper, the Park-Sense Rear Park Assist system helps you stay alert of potential hazards behind you, which includes stationary or moving objects, pedestrians and vehicles.
2023 Ram 1500 Classic Trim Levels
TradesmanStarting at $41,691*
– ParkView rear backup camera
– 17-inch steel wheels
– Uconnect 3 w/ 5.0-inch touchscreen
SLTStarting at $47,051*
– Remote keyless entry
– Bright front and rear bumper grille
– Remote USB port for charging
ExpressStarting at $49,021*
– 17-inch aluminum wheels
– Carpet flooring with front and rear floor mats
– Body-colour front fascia, rear bumper and grille
Night EditionStarting at $51,172*
– Gloss black grille and black inserts
– Automatic quad halogen headlamps w/ black bezels
– 20-inch gloss-black aluminum wheels
WarlockStarting at $53,482*
– Part-time 4WD transfer case
– 20-inch high-gloss black-painted aluminum wheels
– Projector headlamps and LED fog lamps