1982 Dodge RamReview
It Has Power — Perfomance is great! Lots of power! Its a stock looking truck with hiden power. Cost was cheap! Had lots of engine and trany work done. Great truck to drive around and to turn heads! Lots of Chrome under the hood.
Primary Use: Commuting to work
Pros: Its a Dodge
Cons: Its a small block
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