16: 1996 Dodge Ram
The 1996 Ram changed the game in the pickup truck market. The big-rig styling and powerful Magnum V10s were a massive improvement in styling and performance. Interestingly enough, Dan Edelman was able to get his Dodge Ram over the million-mile threshold. “Dan Edelman’s 1996 Ram truck, listed on the Web site Allpar.com, is a member of an elite club. This diesel-powered pickup has over 1 million miles on it. And, while the transmission has been replaced a few times, the Cummins engine is the same one it left the factory with.” – via CNN Money
Getting a million miles out of your pickup truck is a dream for many owners, but it is possible with regular maintenance and care. Likewise, the 1996 Ram is still an icon in the pickup truck industry to this day, offering iconic styling and performance. The Dodge Ram from this generation changed the game with its styling and performance, and the fact that it’s reliable is icing on the cake.