The 2014 Ram ProMaster 1500 at Dave Smith Motors
While the vehicle offers plenty of function, it also has aesthetic appeal, which is a rarity for a full size van. The Ram ProMaster 1500 was designed in the image of the Fiat Ducato, Europe’s most popular full size van. It comes with the option of two different roof heights, four different body lengths and three different wheelbases.
What’s Under The Hood
The Ram ProMaster 1500 offers buyers the choice of two different engines. There is an option for either a gas engine or a diesel powered engine. The Pentastar gas engine has 6 cylinders, 280 horses and 3.6 liters while the EcoDiesel 4 cylinder engine has 174 horses, 3.0 liters and 295 pound feet of torque. Each style of engine works in unison with four wheel drive. There is a 6 speed auto-shift manual transmission with OD or a 6 speed automatic with OD and an auto-manual. The vehicle tows up to 5100 pounds. The Ram ProMaster 1500 averages 24 miles per gallon.
Exterior and Interior Amenities
The van sports an easy to use sliding door on its passenger side with an available sliding door on the driver’s side as well. The back of the van has a clam shell style door that opens to 260 degrees and can fold nearly flat against the van’s side. The Ram ProMaster 1500 boasts a convenient 17 tie down style rings and partitions that keeps cargo away from passengers during rough rides. Other options include a five inch full color touchscreen with GPS technology and Bluetooth wireless connectivity. A navigation system is also available as are double passenger seats, heated seats and a driver’s suspension seat.
Standard safety features include anti-lock brakes, stability control, overhead airbags, front impact airbags and side impact airbags. It also features seat belt pretensioners that automatically tighten seat belts so that the passengers are firmly held in the safest possible position during an accident. There is also a security system that has an ignition disabling device that stops the ProMaster 1500’s engine from starting. It requires that the original manufacturer key is put in the ignition in order for the vehicle to start. Other safety options include a Park View backup camera and a Park Sense rear parking assist.
Where To Buy The 2014 Ram ProMaster 1500
Anyone in Idaho who is looking for a large vehicle can kick the 2014 Ram ProMaster 1500’s tires and take the van for a test spin at Dave Smith Motors. Dave Smith Motors is located in Idaho’s city of Kellog at 210 N Division St. Drivers in Idaho with any questions or concerns can speak to a Dave Smith Motors representative at (800) 635-8000 or visit http://www.davesmith.com/index.htm for more information.