Press Kit: 2006 Dodge Ram SRT10, What's New for '06

2006 Dodge Ram SRT10 and Ram SRT10 Quad Cab Feature Highlights

Auburn Hills, Mich. September 1, 2005

2006 Models

  • Ram SRT10 regular cab
  • Ram SRT10 Quad™ Cab

Powertrain

  • 8.3-liter V-10 Viper 500 bhp engine
  • Six-speed manual overdrive transmission (regular cab) with Hurst shifter mechanism and linkage
  • Four-speed automatic transmission (Quad Cab) with oil cooler
  • Dana 60 differential with performance-oriented 4.56 rear axle ratio

Chassis

  • High-performance, three-channel anti-lock braking system with large vented disc brakes and four-piston painted calipers
  • Performance-tuned suspension with Bilstein front/rear monotube shocks, front stabilizer bar, rear stabilizer bar (regular cab), and rear sway bar (regular cab)
  • Performance-tuned Bilstein rear power hop damper applied on regular cab
  • Unique power plant bending struts (Quad Cab)
  • Performance-tuned power steering system
  • Viper-inspired 22-inch front/rear aluminum custom wheels
  • Pirelli Scorpion Zero 305/40YR22 tires
  • Larger 34-gallon fuel tank on Quad Cab (new for 2006)

Exterior

  • High-performance, sculpted exterior design including unique hood with functional air intake
  • Three available colors: Black, Inferno Red (new for 2006), and Mineral Gray Metallic (new for 2006)
  • Standard hard tonneau cover with integral aluminum-constructed rear body-color wing designed for reduced air lift (new for 2006 on regular cab)
  • Standard equipment bed tray (new for 2006)
  • Optional sun roof on Quad Cab

Interior

  • Satin-silver and carbon-fiber finished center stack (new for 2006)
  • Medium Slate Gray interior package (new for 2006)
  • Performance heated bucket seats with full center console and manual adjustable lumbar — Quad Cab includes inserts in rear seats (new for 2006)
  • Optional UConnect™ hands-free communication system with Bluetooth™ technology
  • Optional REC navigation radio, DVD-based system that uses voice commands for door-to-door directions
  • Power sliding rear glass on Quad Cab
  • Optional rear seat video entertainment system on Quad Cab (new for 2006)

Safety and Security Features

  • Driver and passenger next-generation multistage air bags
  • Passenger air bag on/off switch
  • Optional supplemental door-mounted side air bags on Quad Cab
  • Sentry Key® engine immobilizer
  • Vehicle security system