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Dodge Ram 1500 MPG


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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2008 2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 345-hp 5.7L V8 5-sp automatic AWD w/low range 12.2
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With the 395-horsepower 5.7L V8 engine, 5-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and four-wheel drive w/low range, the 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 has been averaging 12.2 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2008 Dodge Ram 1500s in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 60 miles per hour (about 33 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (20 percent), in heavy traffic (20 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2008 Dodge Ram 1500 in this analysis was driven on hilly terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
2008 2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 345-hp 5.7L V8 5-sp automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range 15
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2008 2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 390-hp 5.7L V8 5-sp shiftable automatic RWD 11.5
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2008 Dodge Ram 1500

2008 Dodge Ram 1500 Real Gas Mileage: Cons
2008 4dr Crew Cab 6.5ft bed 345-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed automatic RWD
That hemi drinks fuel... we live at 55-60 while towing and 10mpg is all we hope for... we get that on the flats with no headwind. If you get a hill with a headwind you are looking at 4mpg! Buyer beware! fuel is approaching 5 bucks! see full Dodge Ram 1500 review

2008 Dodge Ram 1500 Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Dodge Ram 1500's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.