Where Does the 2023 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn Fit in the Lineup?

Sometimes we have so many names to sort out with vehicle trims that it’s hard to figure out which trim comes with what features. The 2023 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn is one of these oddities in the Ram truck lineup. This trim can be considered an offshoot of the Laramie trim, or it could be thought of as a model that resides just below the Limited trim. Either way, you’ll want to know what this Ram 1500 brings to your drive.

What’s the configuration for the 2023 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn?

2023 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel pose with a sunrise
2023 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel | Ram

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This version of the half-ton Ram truck only comes in a Crew Cab configuration. This means you’ve got the most room possible in the cab for your crew to ride along. Power for the Limited Longhorn trim comes in three forms. The V6 engine is standard, but you can have the Hemi V8 or the EcoDiesel V6 engine for this truck.

Are there any standard features added to this half-ton truck?

A Ram 1500, comparable to the GMC Sierra 1500 alternatives available.
2022 Ram 1500 | Stellantis

Yes, the Limited Longhorn trim comes standard with:

  • Heated rear seats
  • 10-speaker premium audio system
  • Automatic high-beam headlights
  • Navigation system
  • Spray-in bedliner
  • 12-inch configurable digital instrument cluster

Does Ram offer any options for the 2023 Limited Longhorn full-size truck?

There are a few options packages and features for the 2023 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn. This truck can be had with:

  • Advanced Safety Group
  • Bed Utility Group
  • 4×4 Off-Road Group
  • Advanced Technology Group

The Longhorn Level 1 Equipment Group is one of the most popular upgrades for this truck. This features group adds:

  • Harman Kardon audio system
  • Wireless charging pad
  • Blind-spot monitor with trailer coverage
  • Rear cross-traffic alert
  • Ventilated rear seats
  • Power running boards
  • 12-inch Uconnect touchscreen

How much power does this Ram truck deliver?

Blue 2023 Ram 1500 Parked in front of a house
Blue 2023 Ram 1500 | Ram

The power of your Ram pickup is directly related to the engine chosen. All models of this truck use an 8-speed automatic transmission.

If you stick with the base 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 engine, you’ll enjoy 305 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain returns 20 city/25 hwy mpg in RWD versions and 19 city/24 hwy mpg for 4WD models.

Move to the 5.7-liter Hemi V8 engine, and you’ve got 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. This powertrain gives you 17 city/23 hwy mpg in RWD models and 17 city/22 hwy mpg for 4WD versions.

The 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 offers 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. This is the most efficient powertrain with 22 city/32 hwy mpg in RWD versions and 21 city/29 hwy mpg for 4WD models of this truck.

The max tow rating for the Ram 1500 is 12,750 pounds when properly equipped.

How much does the Limited Longhorn trim cost?

The starting price of the 2023 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn is $58,745, giving you a great place to start before heading up to the luxurious Limited trim.

Is this a good truck for you to drive?

2023 Ram 1500 Towing a Heavy Load at a Construction Site
2023 Ram 1500 Towing | Ram

If you’re searching for a capable truck with a luxury bend, this Ram 1500 can be the right truck to drive. The Limited Longhorn adds some items you don’t see in the Laramie trim but doesn’t quite reach the Limited levels of luxury for this pickup. This trim fits perfectly above the Laramie and just below the Limited trim.

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