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2017 Chevy HD vs. Ford Super Duty vs. Ram HD: Gold Hitch Awards Towing Review
http://www.tfltruck.com/2017/03/hd-ike-gauntlet/
TFLTruck takes the 2017 diesel duallie offering from Chevy, Ford and Ram up the Ike Gauntlet.
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Type: Published review, Tow report Attributes: Numbers, Dyno results, Video
Year: 2017
Make/Model: Chevrolet 3500DRW; Dodge 3500DRW; Ford F350DRW Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

Texas Truck Showdown 2016: Max Towing Overview - PickupTrucks.com News
http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2016/01/texas-truck-showdown-2016-max-towing-overview.html
PickupTrucks.com takes 5 full size 2016 pickups through acceleration, towing, fuel economy, dyno, and more tests.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos, Dyno results
Year: 2016
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150; GMC 1500; Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8; Ford 3.5L V6 TT; GM 5.3L V8, 6.2L V8; Toyota 5.7L V8

2015 4x4 Challenge: Ram Rebel & Toyota Tundra TRDpro
http://special-reports.pickuptrucks.com/2015-4x4-challenge.html
High and low speed off road test (including Dumont Dunes for high speed sand runs and Big Bear for crawling). "We took the two newest 4x4 half-ton entries, the 2015 Ram 1500 Rebel and the 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro, and matched them in a head-to- ...more
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 1500; Toyota Tundra Engine: Dodge 5.7L V8; Toyota 5.7L V8

2015 RAM 6.4L Truck Camper Report
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28265196.cfm
The owner compares to his previous 2003 5.9L Dodge.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

Forum: CP3 in Ram verses CP4 in Ford and GM
https://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/28204395/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
Discussion about Bosch HPFP CP4 applications on Ford and GM diesels, including details on the construction of the pump and why it's susceptible to failing: It is in the laws of physics... First, they used the fuel, diesel, as the CP4's internal's ...more
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Type: Discussion
Year: 2013, 2014, 2015
Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

Comparison: 2015 Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado
http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/trucks/1501_comparison_2015_ford_f_150_vs_ram_1500_chevrolet_silverado/viewall.html
MotorTrend tests the 2015 full size pickup offerings from Ford, GM and Ram. Includes loaded and unloaded performance results.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Numbers, Photos
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD; Ford 2.7L V6 TT; GM 5.3L V8

2013-2014 Dodge Ram 1500 engine, transmission, and axles (powertrain)
http://www.allpar.com/model/ram/dodge/2013-ram-powertrain.html
Details from AllPar on the big changes in the 2013 Ram 1500 powertrain.
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Type: Published review Attributes: Photos
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD, 3.6L V6, 4.7L V8, 5.7L V8

2014 Ram 2500 HD 6.4L HEMI and Gear Hold Feature [Ike Gauntlet Video]
http://www.tfltruck.com/2014/10/2014-ram-2500-hd-6-4l-hemi-and-gear-hold-feature-ike-gauntlet-video/
The TFL Truck crew takes a Dodge 2500 6.4L up the Colorado I-70 grade to the Eisenhower Tunnel ("Ike Gauntlet" in their parlance). This is a retest; on the first run the pickup didn't pull all the way to redline in 1st gear. Ram offered an ...more
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Type: Tow report Attributes: Video
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

AutoGuide 2015 Heavy Duty Truck Comparison
http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2014/10/2015-heavy-duty-truck-comparison.html
AutoGuide drives the Big 3 heavy duty diesel pickups.
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Type: Published review, Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 3500DRW; Dodge 2500, 3500, 3500DRW; Ford F350 Engine: Dodge 5.9L V8; Ford 6.7L V8; GM 6.6L V8

Ram EcoDiesel Has High-Class Lineage
http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-amp-technology/ram-ecodiesel-has-high-class-lineage
Wards details the VM Motori 3.0L CRD engine, just named to its 10-Best engines list.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

2014 Ram 2500 HD: 6.4L HEMI vs. 6.0L Chevy [Ike Gauntlet ] - TFLTruck.com
http://www.tfltruck.com/2014/10/2014-ram-2500-hd-6-4l-hemi-vs-6-0l-chevy-ike-gauntlet-hd/#comment-11018
TFLTruck did a Ike Gauntlet tow test of a 2015 Ram 6.4L 4.10. Identical axle ratio and load (12.5K) to the 2015 Chevy 2500 they tested a few months ago. The Chevy gives up ~50hp and lb-ft. Surprising outcome.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

Aftermarket transmission cooler results and analysis
http://www.ram1500diesel.com/forum/ram-1500-diesel-towing-hauling/2559-aftermarket-transmission-cooler-results-analysis...
Adding a transmission cooler to a 8HP70 in a 2013+ Ram 1500 Ecodiesel, includes temperature comparisons.
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Type: HowTo
Year: 2013
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

Trip #3, a tale of two trips with the Lance 2285 and my EcoDiesel
http://www.ram1500diesel.com/forum/ram-1500-diesel-towing-hauling/2531-trip-3-tale-two-trips-lance-2285-my-ecodiesel....
Tow report of an owner towing 6000 lb with an Ecodiesel. He's pleased with the performance. At the biggest grade, oil temp reached 260F but coolant never exceeded 233, and trans never past 176, all while still holding 55mph in 5th. In summary - ...more
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

Ram 1500 EcoDiesel heat management
http://www.ram1500diesel.com/forum/ram-1500-diesel-towing-hauling/984-jeep-ecodiesel-ike-gauntlet-torture-tow-test-well...
Discussing the oil temperatures the Jeep Ecodiesel incurs and comparing that to the installation of the same engine in the Ram 1500. The Ram has larger radiators and oil cooler in front instead of up by the oil filter.
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Type: Discussion
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 1500 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD

2014 Ram 2500 Laramie Limited Heavy Duty First Test - Truck Trend
http://www.trucktrend.com/roadtests/pickup/163_1311_2014_ram_2500_hd_laramie_limited_first_test/
Review of the 2014 Ram 2500 with the 6.4L V8. So how's the Ram 2500 HD 6.4 Hemi stack up with Chevrolet and Ford's big three-quarter ton gassers? Well enough, we suppose. The last comparable Super Duty we tested, a 2011 F-250 Lariat equipped with ...more
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Type: Published review
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500, 3500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

2015 Ford F-350 vs Chevy 3500 vs Ram 3500 Heavy Duty Dually Matchup Towing Review - YouTube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CCygT6mGcT8
At a Ford media event in West Virginia, ride along on a tow performance hill climb on the 2015 F450 vs the Ram 3500.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Dodge 3500DRW; Ford F450PU Engine: Dodge 6.7L I6; Ford 6.7L V8

Watch the all-new F-150 take on Ram and Silverado in an uphill towing battle. - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1mBaEu-DVU#t=103
Ford-produced tow-off between the new F150 with the little 2.7L TT vs the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel and the Silverado 1500 5.3L.
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Type: Marketing, Infomercials, and Ads
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 1500; Dodge 1500; Ford F150 Engine: Dodge 3.0L V6 CRD; Ford 2.7L V6 TT; GM 5.3L V8

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: Tow Vehicles: 6.4L Hemi tow report - weights added
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27868762/srt/pa/pging/1/page/1
2014 Ram 2500 6.4L towing report. The owner admits his old 2007 Cummins towed better but this 6.4/4.10 combo is plenty for his occasional towing of a 12K 5th wheel. Some respondents complain of the gaps in the 66RE 1-2-3 gears, and one reply ...more
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

RV.Net Open Roads Forum: RAM 6.4L Hemi "heavy-ish" tow test - Video added
http://www.rv.net/forum/index.cfm/fuseaction/thread/tid/27673944.cfm
A new 6.4L Hemi owner does a short drive with a 10K 5th wheel.
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Type: Tow report
Year: 2014
Make/Model: Dodge 2500 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8

2014 Ultimate Three-Quarter-Ton HD Challenge: PickupTrucks.com
PickupTrucks.com tests 3 gas engine pickups on a variety of courses, loaded and unloaded, towing and not.
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Type: Published review
Year: 2015
Make/Model: Chevrolet 2500HD; Dodge 2500; Ford F250 Engine: Dodge 6.4L V8; Ford 6.2L V8; GM 6.0L V8