8 New Trucks to Buy Under $30K

2. Dodge Ram 1500



The Ram 1500 offers a 3.6 liter V6 under the hood, good for 20 miles per gallon on the highway; it’s good for 42 percent more horsepower and 20 percent better fuel mileage than the previous V6. Additionally, the power is routed through a new eight speed transmission, and can be bought for a low as $22,590.