RE­PORT: 4 OF 4

Four Wheeler - - Long-term Test - BY KEN BRUBAKER KEN.BRUBAKER@FOURWHEELER.COM PHO­TOS: KEN BRUBAKER

Pre­vi­ous re­ports: Jul. ’17, Oct. ’17, Jan. ’18

Base price: $47,095

Price as tested: $54,210

Four-wheel-drive sys­tem: Part-time elec­tron­i­cal­ly­con­trolled, two-speed

LONG-TERM NUM­BERS

Miles to date: 19,065

Miles since last re­port: 2,819

Av­er­age mpg (this re­port): 17.0

Test best tank (mpg): 18.8

Test worst tank (mpg): 9.9 (tow­ing a 6x12 cargo trailer w/1,200 pounds of cargo into a head­wind)

MAIN­TE­NANCE

This pe­riod: Oil and fil­ter change @ 17,633 miles Prob­lem ar­eas: None

WHAT’S HOT, WHAT’S NOT

HOT: Ram­box ver­sa­til­ity, great ex­te­rior light­ing, out­stand­ing tow­ing man­ners, auto-lev­el­ing air sus­pen­sion

NOT: Huge Ram let­ter­ing on the tail­gate

LOG­BOOK QUOTES

->“This is a truck I would spend my money on.” ->“Re­ally lik­ing the Rebel’s larger fuel tank op­tion.” ->“I’m a Ram­box fan.”

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