Last updated 12 days ago
The 2014 RAM 1500 is considered by many to be the best performing light-duty truck in the world. To make sure that you get just the performance you need, the RAM 1500 is available with three different engines. The standard 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine kicks out 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque while still managing to achieve a respectable 25 highway mpg fuel rating. The 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 doesn’t generate quite as much horsepower (240HP) but it does produce an amazing 420 lb-ft of torque and gets 28 mpg on the highway. Finally, there’s the legendary 5.7-liter HEMI® V8. This Herculean powerplant generates 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. And thanks to Fuel Saver Technology, the HEMI V8 gets up to 22 highway mpg.
To decide which engine is right for you, come to Benny Boyd Chrysler Dodge Jeep Lampasas and test drive the 2014 RAM 1500. We are your source for the best new and pre-owned pickup trucks in the Austin area. Browse our pickup inventory online, or call us at (512) 562-0041 to set up your test drive today.
Last updated 18 days ago
The men and women at RAM don’t sit idle wondering how to design a groundbreaking truck—they get out and see exactly what it’s like in the shoes of the people who use their pickups, and learn exactly what’s needed to get the job done without faltering. That’s why the RAM Heavy Duty features best-in-class 30,000 lbs. towing and 850 lb-ft of torque. Watch this video to learn how the RAM Heavy Duty can help you get the job done.
If you need a pickup truck that’s as dependable and hardworking as you are, come to Benny Boyd Chrysler Dodge Jeep Lampasas and browse our selection of new and pre-owned RAM trucks, including the earth-moving RAM Heavy Duty pickup. To schedule a test drive or request additional vehicle information, call us today at (512) 562-0041.
Last updated 26 days ago
Here at Benny Boyd Chrysler Dodge Jeep Lampasas, we have a huge inventory of cars, trucks, and SUVs to choose from. When shopping for a new or used vehicle, this wide selection can seem a bit overwhelming. In reality, though, not every vehicle is right for you. To help narrow down your list, here are some tips to help you decide between a sedan, SUV, and pickup.
Think About Passenger and Cargo Space
One of the most important factors behind every new car purchase is passenger and cargo space. If you have a large family, a full-size SUV offers the best combination of passenger room and cargo space. If your family is smaller, or if your children are driving themselves, a sedan or pickup should be adequate.
Consider Your “Extracurricular” Activities
Your family’s hobbies and lifestyle will help you decide which type of vehicle is right for you. If you spend most of your time in the city or on paved road, you’re probably safe with a sedan. However, if you love to escape to the great outdoors on the weekend or take your boat out to lake during the summer, you’ll need the off-road and towing capabilities of a pickup or full-size SUV.
Compare Vehicle Ratings and Capabilities
Many full-size SUVs are now on par with light-duty pickup trucks in terms of performance and towing capabilities. If you have a travel trailer or boat, look at the vehicle’s horsepower, torque, and maximum towing capacity when comparing an SUV and pickup truck.
No matter what type of vehicle you’re looking for, you can find a great deal on a new or pre-owned vehicle at Benny Boyd Chrysler Dodge Jeep Lampasas. Visit our website to browse our new and used inventory online, or call us at (512) 562-0041 to schedule a test drive. You can also apply for a bad credit car loan on our website.