Specs

Research 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

ST 2WD Regular Cab 6.3 Ft Box ST

Brakes

Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System Rear Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.2 x 1.10
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13.9 x 0.86
Drum - Rear (Yes or )

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 66.4
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 76.3
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) - TBD -
Tailgate Width (in) 63.5
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 20.2
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.0
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in) - TBD -

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 16.2

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 750
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 136

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 210 @ 5200
Engine Order Code EVE
Engine Order Code EZB
Engine Order Code EKG
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas V6
Displacement 4.7L/287
Displacement 5.7L/345
Displacement 3.7L/226
Fuel System SMPI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM - TBD -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 335 @ 5000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM - TBD -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 375 @ 4000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 235 @ 4000
Engine Oil Cooler

Exterior Dimensions

Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 32.9
Ground to Top of Frame (in) - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in) 41.8
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.9
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 8.2
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 8.1
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.5
Cab to Axle (in) 36.9
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 122.9
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) 47.9
Overhang, Front (in) 39.3
Height, Overall (in) 73.8
Height, Overall (in) 74.5
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.6
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 207.7
Wheelbase (in) 120.5

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Fuel Tank Location Inboard Frame Rails
Aux Fuel Tank Location

Interior Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 67.0
Front Hip Room (in) 65.0
Front Leg Room (in) 41.0
Front Head Room (in) 40.8

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 13
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center - TBD -
Steering Type Pwr rack & pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 41.5

Summary

Vehicle Name Dodge Ram 1500
Body Style Reg Cab 6.3' Bed
Body Code 120.5" WB

Suspension

Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.21
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.92
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.55
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Suspension Type - Front Independent SLA
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating
Axle Type - Front
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) - TBD -

Tires

Rear Tire Size P265/70R17
Front Tire Order Code TTM
Front Tire Order Code TTT
Front Tire Order Code TSB
Rear Tire Order Code TTM
Rear Tire Order Code TTT
Rear Tire Order Code TSB
Spare Tire Order Code TBB
Front Tire Size P265/70R17
Front Tire Size P245/70R17
Rear Tire Size P245/70R17
Spare Tire Size Full-Size
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 2004
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2304
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 2004
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 656
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 663
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 684
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 656
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 663
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 684
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3800
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 380
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 9100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 8100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5800
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3800
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 580
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 810
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 910
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 330
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 380
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3300
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 5000

Transmission

Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Third Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Reverse Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Trans Power Take Off
Trans PTO Access
Transfer Case Model
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Power Take Off
First Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 6
Trans Type 4
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code DEJ
Trans Order Code DGQ
Trans Order Code DGV
Second Gear Ratio (:1) - TBD -

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2007
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1985
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1985
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2543
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2713
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2646
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2614
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2532
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3900
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 3700
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 14000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 13000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 10700
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) - TBD -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6025
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 6200
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1972
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 2019

Wheels

Spare Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Front Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Spare Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Rear Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 7.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 17 x 8.0
Rear Wheel Material Steel