2005 RAM SRT-10 Specs
The Dodge Ram SRT-10 6-speed regular cab official MSRP is $45,000 + destination charges, and the dealer invoice is $42,000. It is available in Black, Red or Silver, and the only options are side airbags and a bed liner. Dealers that do not regularly sell and service Vipers will not be eligible to order the Ram SRT-10 unless they spend the money to send mechanics to Viper school and invest in over $5,000.00 in tools to properly service the V10 engine.
Availability Quad Cab and Regular Cab Performance Pickup
Type and Description 10-cylinder, 90-degree V-type, liquid-cooled
Displacement 8.3L (505 cu. in.)
Bore x Stroke 4.03 x 3.96 (102.4 x 100.6)
Valve System OHV, 20 valves, roller-type hydraulic lifters
Fuel Injection Sequential, multi-port, electronic
Construction Aluminum alloy block with cast-iron liners, aluminum alloy heads
Compression Ratio 9.6:1
Power (SAE net) 500 bhp (372 kW) @ 5600 rpm (60.4 bhp/liter)
Torque (SAE net) 525 lb.-ft. (712 Nom @ 4200 rpm)
Max. Engine Speed 5500 rpm
Fuel Requirement Unleaded premium-91 octane (R+M)/2
Oil Capacity 10.5 qt. (9.9L)
Coolant Capacity 12.8 qt. (11.9L)
Emission Controls Four three-way catalytic converters,
heated oxygen sensors, engine internal features(a)
Description Automatic 48RE
Axle Ratio 4.56
Overall Top Gear 3.15
Track, Front 68.0
Track, Rear 67.4
Overall Length 227.7
Overall Width 79.9
Overall Height 74.7
Tailgate Load Height 33.7
Approach angle 16.5 degrees
Ramp breakover angle 21.1 degrees
Departure angle 25.0 degrees
Curb Weight (estimated) 5450
Frontal Area 34.6 sq. ft.
Drag Coefficient 0.45
Fuel Tank Capacity 26 gal.
Nominal Box Size 6.3
SAE Volume 57.7 cu. ft. (1.62 cu. m)
Length at Floor, Tailgate Closed 75.9 (1928)
Cargo Width 66.4 (1687)
Distance Between Wheelhouses 51.0 (1295)
Depth 20.2 (512)
Tailgate Opening Width 63.5 1612)
Seating Capacity 2/2
Head room 40.8 (1037)
Leg room 41.0 (1041)
Shoulder room 67.0 (1702)
Hip room 64.6 (1640)
Seat travel 9.0
Front 64.92 cu. ft.
Rear 56.18 cu. ft.
(a) All dimensions measured with two passengers.
Layout Longitudinal front engine, rear-wheel drive
Construction Ladder-type frame, steel cab, double-wall steel pickup box
Front Upper and lower "A" arm, performance-tuned strut and spring assembly, Bilstein mono-tube shock absorbers, performance-tuned stabilizer bar
Rear Live axle, performance-tuned strut and spring assembly,
Bilstein mono-tube shock absorbers
Overall Ratio 15.4:1
Turning Diameter 45.7 ft. (13.9 m)
Steering Turns (lock-to-lock) 3.0
Manufacturer and Model Pirelli Scorpion Zero
Size and Type 305/40YR22
Type and Material "Viper-style" polished forged aluminum
Size 22 x 10 in.
Description Performance Antilock four-wheel brakes FMVSS 135 brake certification
Size and type 380 x 35.5 mm vented disc
Size and type 350 x 30.0 mm vented disc
Swept areaPower Assist Type Vacuum assist
Two-seat, ultimate performance pickup
Type: 10-cylinder, 90deg. V-type, liquid cooled
Displacement: 8.3-liter (505 cu. in.)
Horsepower: 500 bhp (372 kW) @ 5,600 rpm
Torque: 525 lb.-ft. (678 Nom)@ 4,200 rpm
Manual, six-speed with Hurst shifter mechanism and linkage
Box Length: 6'3
Track, Front: 68.5
Track, Rear: 67.9
Overall Length: 203.1
Overall Width: 79.9
Overall Height: 74.4
Fuel Tank Capacity: 26 gal
Curb Weight (estimated): 5,000 lbs.
Wheels and Tires
Tires: Pirelli Scorpion Zero 305/40 YR 22
Wheels: Forged aluminium "Viper-style"
22 x 10 inch
0-60 mph 5.2 sec.0-80 mph 8.4 sec.
Standing ¼ mile 13.8 sec. @106 mph (down from the 12.9 sec. previously published)
Lateral acceleration 0.92 g
Slalom 69 mphTop Speed 150 mph
Other SRT-10 Package Features
Alternator – 136-amp
Assist Handles – Passenger; A-pillar-mounted
Axle Ratio – 4.10
Battery – 750-amp
Bumpers – Body-colour, front-and-rear
Cargo Box – Includes stake pockets, cargo tie-down cleats, two-tier loading and bulkhead provision
Child-Seat Anchor System (LATCH) – Lower Anchors and upper Tether anchors for CHild seats
Corrosion Protection – Extensive use of galvannealed steel sheet metal, full-body anti-chip coating and electrocoated frame
Cup Holders – Floor, console-mounted (two)
Engine Block Heater
Exhaust – Dual rear with bright tips
Fascia – Front-and-rear, body-colour (unique to Ram SRT-10)
Fuel Tank – 98 litres (21 Imp. gal.)
Grille – Body-colour with bright billets
Horn – Dual-note
Insulation – Dash liner and floor tunnel
Lighter – Cigar
Lighting – Interior – Ash tray, dome with on/off switch, glove box and underhood lamp
Lighting– Exterior – Cargo lamp and centre high-mounted stop light
Map Pockets – Front doors
Moulding – Sill
Pedals – Power adjustable, bright aluminum
Power Outlet – 12-volt auxiliary (located in lower instrument panel)
Seat Belts – Height-adjustable shoulder (driver and front-passenger), shoulder/lap belt, centre front-passenger Seating – Racing inspired, heavy-bolstered leather-faced with perforated Preferred SuedeTM inserts and SRT-10 embroidered headrests and interiors are Dark Slate Grey
Side-Impact Intrusion Protection – Includes steel side-guard door beams and structural body reinforcements
Speedometer – 280 km/h primary
Spoiler – Removable rear, body-colour
Stabilizer Bars – Performance tuned, front-and-rear
Steering Wheel – Four-spoke leather wrapped with centre horn and driver's side air bag*
Storage – Front centre seat and cab back
Sun Visors – Driver and passenger (sliding driver side) with illuminated vanity mirrorsSuspension – Tailgate – Removable with quick-release latches
If a Dodge Ram pickup -- complete with 500 horsepower courtesy of the Dodge Viper SRT-10 engine -- is good, a Viper-powered Ram with four doors is even better.
Following on the success of the Dodge Ram SRT-10 regular cab pickup, Dodge introduces the Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab, targeted directly at the truck enthusiast who wants SRT performance in a pickup with room for the family and towing capacity.
"We knew when we came out with the world's fastest production pickup that there would be customers who would want that same ultimate performance, but in a pickup that offered four-passenger seating and towing capability," said Dan Knott, Director -- Street and Racing Technology (SRT). "So, the question was, 'Can we create a more usable truck for the person who wants to haul more stuff, but is not willing to give up performance?' Our answer is the Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab: a truck that is just as bad and bold in terms of performance, but a little more capable and versatile in terms of hauling."
Beginning with a Dodge Ram 1500 Quad Cab as a starting point, SRT engineers worked their magic with the kind of goodies that have enthralled Dodge Ram SRT-10 owners from day one: Viper V-10 power, a performance suspension, world-class brakes, bold performance styling and a race-inspired interior.
The only logical choice to power the world's ultimate performance four-door pickup: the 8.3-liter Dodge Viper V-10 engine, unleashing 500 horsepower and 525 lb.-ft. of torque. The engine is backed up by a four-speed automatic transmission -- a 48RE gearbox, specially adapted from a diesel engine application for its ability to handle monster amounts of torque. A heavy-duty torque converter, custom transmission calibration and two-piece drive shaft were also specifically chosen for overall powertrain integrity and performance. Additionally, the Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab was fitted with a 4.56 gear ratio to improve launch feel, low-end acceleration and towing capability of up to 7,500 pounds.
While brute power and straight-line performance are high on the list of any performance enthusiast, every SRT vehicle must also perform throughout a dynamic range -- from neighborhood grocery runs to blasts through twisting and winding roads.
To give the Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab the right balance and poise through a wide variety of driving scenarios, SRT engineers began with a fully hydroformed frame as the basis for strength and rigidity. From there, the Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab was fitted with fully-tuned front and rear strut and spring assemblies. Up front, modified steering and independent front suspension carry the load, while in the rear, axle snubbers, performance-tuned springs and Bilstein monotube shocks keep things firmly planted through the corners.
Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab's braking system was designed by SRT engineers, utilizing heavy-duty Dodge Ram components and unique four-pot opposed-piston calipers that are new for 2005. A three channel anti-lock braking system (ABS) actuates new custom red brake calipers up front that grip 15-inch rotors, and in the rear, modified heavy-duty red calipers grip 14-inch rotors. Front brakes are cooled with air ducted from the front fascia to reduce heat build-up.
Featuring cues reminiscent of Dodge's NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Ram -- such as the deep front fascia equipped with a wind splitter, signature cross-hair grille and sculpted sides -- the Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab features a unique hood with a fully functional air intake that provides added bay cooling. A body-color aluminum tonneau cover, outfitted with a unique spoiler for aerodynamic balance, is standard.
Performance cues inside the Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab include the Viper-like pushbutton starter, race-inspired, grippy and heavily bolstered seats, a leather-wrapped carbon fiber-patterned steering wheel and brushed metal accents on the instrument panel and door trim panels.
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