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1979 Dodge D-Series
Li'l Red Express
No Data Available
2021 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$46,125
Invoice
$43,258
Average Price Paid
$43,707
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1979 Dodge D-Series
Li'l Red Express
No Data Available
2021 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
No Data Available

Specs

1979 Dodge D-Series
Li'l Red Express
2021 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain --
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume -- 32 gal
Engine
Fuel Type --
Diesel
Gasoline
Power --
370 hp @ 2,800 RPM
410 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque --
850 lb-ft @ 1,700 RPM
429 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders --
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio --
19:1
10:1
Displacement --
6,700 cc
6,400 cc
Bore x Stroke --
4.21 in x 4.88 in
4.09 in x 3.72 in
Safety
ABS Brakes -- Standard
Driver Airbag -- Standard
Passenger Airbag -- Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning -- Standard
Radio -- Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating -- 6 seats
Front Legroom -- 40.9 in
Back Legroom -- 40.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload -- 3,360 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 14,390 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 20,000 lbs
Exterior
Length -- 238.8 in
Width -- 83.5 in
Height -- 80.2 in
Wheelbase -- 149 in
Bed Length -- 76.3 in

Available Options

1979 Dodge D-Series
Li'l Red Express
2021 RAM 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Black Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Case IH Red
  • Construction Yellow
  • Delmonico Red Pearlcoat
  • Detonator Yellow Clearcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Flame Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hydro Blue Pearlcoat
  • Light Green
  • Maximum Steel Metallic Clearcoat
  • Midnight Blue Pearlcoat
  • National Safety Yellow
  • New Holland Blue
  • Olive Green Pearlcoat
  • Omaha Orange
  • Patriot Blue Pearlcoat
  • RV Match Walnut Brown Metallic Clearcoat
  • School Bus Yellow
  • Timberline Green Pearlcoat
  • Utility Orange
  • Yellow

Option Packages

  • 9 Alpine Speakers W/Subwoofer
  • Radio: Uconnect 12.0 W/Navigation
  • Radio: Uconnect 4 W/8.4" Display
  • Radio: Uconnect 4C Nav W/8.4" Display
  • Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • Engine: 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Chrome Flat Wheel-To-Wheel Side Steps
  • Painted Flat Cab-Length Side Steps
  • Painted Flat Wheel-To-Wheel Side Steps
  • Auto Level Rear Air Suspension
  • Bed Utility Group
  • Blind Spot & Cross Path Detection
  • Chrome Flat Cab-Length Side Steps
  • Level 1 Equipment Group
  • Level 2 Equipment Group
  • Level B Equipment Group
  • Mopar Spray In Bedliner
  • Mopar Trailer Camera Wiring W/No Camera
  • Night Edition
  • Power Sunroof
  • Premium Lighting Group
  • RAMBOX Cargo Management System
  • Ram Telematics
  • Ram Telematics 3-Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 5-Year Subscription
  • Safety Group
  • Safety Group B
  • Snow Chief Group
  • Sport Appearance Package
  • Tech Package
  • Towing Technology Group
  • Towing Technology Group B
  • Black, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • Diesel Gray/Black, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • LT Frost Beige/Black, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • Light Mountain Brown/BLK, Premium Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
  • Power Sunroof
  • 5th Wheel/Gooseneck Towing Prep Group
  • Mopar 20K Direct Mount 5th Wheel Hitch
  • Wheels: 18" X 8.0" Polished Aluminum
  • Wheels: 20" X 8.0" Polished Aluminum

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