DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum

Go Back   DODGE RAM FORUM - Ram Forums and Owners Club! - Dodge Truck Forum > Dodge Ram Forum - General Discussion > 2011 Dodge Ram Forum


Notices

2011 Dodge Ram Forum For specific discussion of the 2011 Dodge Ram!


Latest Vendor News
AutoAnything
Addictive Desert Designs!
Bayou Goat Mounts

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 06-27-2011, 04:07 PM
Bigdw58 Bigdw58 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Newcomer
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Lancaster Ca
Age: 55
Posts: 29
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2011 Ram 1500 CC
Trim Level: SLT Big Horn Edition
Color: Deep Cherry Red
Engine: 2009-???? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
Rep Power: 0
Rep:37
Bigdw58 is on a distinguished road
Default First Tow with New Truck

Fathers Day weekend I towed my Toyhauler to Pismo Beach and was really pleased with how the truck performed. My trailer weighs around 7500lbs. and there are many grades including part of the grapevine to pull going and coming. Truck pulled the grades just fine, the steeper grades were in 3rd gear at 55mph around 3800 rpm's. Lots of headwinds going over and got 7mpg. hand calculated. Coming home was calm weather and got 8mpg. hand calculated. I think if I was to tow mostly on flat ground I would probably get 10mpg or better.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 07-01-2011, 01:04 AM
RedRam10's Avatar
RedRam10 RedRam10 is offline
Dodge Ram Forum Senior Member!
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: North Carolina
Age: 57
Posts: 8,240
Gender: Male
Vehicle: 2010 Ram Quad Cab 4x4
Trim Level: Big Horn
Color: Inferno Red Pearl
Rep Power: 10
Rep:743
RedRam10 is a splendid one to beholdRedRam10 is a splendid one to beholdRedRam10 is a splendid one to beholdRedRam10 is a splendid one to beholdRedRam10 is a splendid one to beholdRedRam10 is a splendid one to beholdRedRam10 is a splendid one to behold
Default

Hi, I'm glad to see you've got a smile on!
__________________
New to RamForumZ? NEWBIE CHECKIN!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Need Help with starting problem after truck is warmed up Giddyup 5.7L V8 Specific Topics 12 01-11-2013 12:05 PM
The third truck break in Seattle uktitus Off Topic Discussion 7 07-24-2011 06:00 PM
My truck got hit yesterday. GeauxHunting Dodge Ram General Discussion 41 11-19-2010 01:15 PM
Dirt Builds Up in the Bed of My Truck Rocky Harbour 2010 Dodge Ram Forum 4 05-27-2010 12:23 PM
Ontario Dealerships cuda71 Dodge Ram Dealer Issues - VIN and Order Tracking - Dodge Ram MSRP & Pricing Discussion 6 04-07-2010 03:10 PM


Advertisement






All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:59 AM.


= Copyright RamForumZ.com a Gigathreads.com Network Site =Ad Management by RedTyger
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vB.Sponsors


=Gigathreads Network=
CLUBS MOPAR NATION DSM GPMM MAMM JAM
DIESEL Diesel Forum      
CHEVY Chevy Camaro Forum Chevy Volt Forum    
CHRYSLER Chrysler 300C Forum      
DODGE Dodge Avenger Forum Dodge Caliber Forum Dodge Challenger Forum Dodge Charger Forum
  Dodge Circuit Forum Dodge Hornet Forum Dodge Magnum Forum Dodge Nitro Forum
  Dodge Ram Forum Dodge Dakota Forum Dodge Durango Forum Dodge Dart Forum
FORD Ford Raptor Forum Ford F150 Forum Ford F100 Forum  
JEEP Jeep Forum      
PONTIAC Pontiac G8 Forum      
SRT SRT Viper Forum SRT Cuda Forum