If you are a huge fan of the second-generation Ram 1500 (BR), then you might want to check out this 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLT Regular Cab 4×4 with an 8-foot box currently up for auction on BringATrailer.com. This well-preserved Ram has only 17,000 miles on the odometer and comes with a clean Carfax report and a clean Pennsylvania title.
Under the hood, this Ram 1500 is powered by a 5.9-liter (360 cubic-inch) MAGNUM V8 engine paired with a four-speed automatic transmission and a dual-range transfer case. With its 235 horsepower and 330 lb.-ft. of torque, this truck was the top dog in its day.
This Ram 1500 also comes with a host of features that make it a great all-around truck. It has a drop-in bedliner and side steps for easy access, a Mopar hitch receiver for towing, and air conditioning to keep you cool during hot summer days. It also has power windows, door locks, cruise control, and a factory AM/FM Cassette stereo.
On the exterior, this Ram 1500 is finished in Light Driftwood Satin with black bodyside molding and trim. It’s equipped with a chrome grille, mirrors, bumpers, front air dam, sliding rear window, and factory 16-inch aluminum wheels with Ram-logo center caps. There are a few dings on the cab, but nothing that can be fixed easily.
Inside, the truck has a 40/20/40 split-bench seat upholstered with gray cloth, a color-coordinated dashboard, door panels, and carpet. The two-spoke leather-wrapped steering wheel is mounted on a tilt-adjustable column and frames a 6,000-rpm tachometer, a 120-mph speedometer, and gauges for fuel level, oil pressure, voltage, and coolant temperature.
If you’re interested in this truck, head to BringATrailer.com and check out the auction. The bidding lasts until today, Tuesday, April 25th, at 3:05 p.m. EST. With its low mileage and being in pretty good condition, this 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie SLT Regular Cab 4×4 is sure to make someone very happy.
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