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Old 05-22-2013, 02:56 PM
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I have been looking for months now, and maybe ready to purchase.
I am caught between picking an outdoorsman package or the big horn. Dollar for dollar with options, it looks like the better value is the outdoorsman, just looking for everyones opinion
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Old 05-22-2013, 03:29 PM
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Outdoorsman shines up better, rides smoother, and gets .5 mpg better mileage; just a better truck! uh, I would'nt be a biased outdoorsman owner, would I?
seriously, I chose outdoorsman cause the other packages I found didn't have LSD
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Do you like chrome or not.. If there was an outdoorsman with some of the options i wanted located near by.. i would have grabbed one instead of the bighorn..
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auto 4 wheel drive was the deciding factor for me.
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auto 4 wheel drive was the deciding factor for me.

Which one doesn't have it?
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I purchased my 2013 Outdoorsman after comparing the standard options.

Get a dealer book that compares the 2.

The Outdoorsman has much more off road standard options and less chrome. I got the Pentastar V6, 8 speed, 3.55 gears, comfort group, 8.4an navi, back-up camera and more.

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Personally I vote for the Big Horn. I'm just not really a fan of the Outdoorsman trim. I don't like two tone at all and even the ones that have chrome bumpers still have a painted grille which looks a little off to me. It either has to be full chrome like the Big Horn or all painted like a Sport or Express.
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both trucks the same, colors and basic options, and sitting on the lot, I choose Outdoorsman, I like the body color grille, and the fender flares.
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I'd get the Outdoorsman in monotone. The Bighorn is the one with auto 4wheel drive but I rarely need the 4 wheel drive without knowing I need it. You get better mpg with the auto in the 2 wheel mode anyway.
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Personally I vote for the Big Horn. I'm just not really a fan of the Outdoorsman trim. I don't like two tone at all and even the ones that have chrome bumpers still have a painted grille which looks a little off to me. It either has to be full chrome like the Big Horn or all painted like a Sport or Express.
I vote (and bought) Big Horn. If I would have gotten the Outdoorsman, I would have selected the monotone paint scheme, too. Not a fan of the grill on that particular model either. I actually like the Sport grill the best, followed by the Big Horn. Ultimately, it comes down to personal preference. You really can't go wrong with any of the 2013 Ram models.
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