Dodge Ram 2018
Ram 1500 has been the most ancient designs of a light duty pickup truck and it has also been the most popular. The smooth ride performance offered by the Ram has been the reason behind its popularity.
2018 Dodge Ram Engine
The 2018 Dodge Ram will be available in 11 trim levels: Tradesman, Express, Big Horn / Lone Star, Sport, Night Harvest, Lone Star Silver, Laramie, Rebel, Laramie Longhorn and Limited. The lower trim levels would be powered by a 3.6 liter V6 engine producing an outcome of 305 hp and a torque of 269 pound feet. The higher trim levels would be powered by a 5.7 liter V8 engine producing an outcome of 395 hp and a torque of 410 pound feet. A 3.0 liter diesel V6 engine generating an outcome of 240 hp and a torque of 420 pound feet will also be available an option some time after the launch of petrol power trains. All these engines would be paired with an 8 speed transmission and rear or four wheel drive. The diesel engine boasts the power of towing approximately 9000 pounds. The maximum towing capacity for the 2018 Ram would be 10,450 pounds. The estimated fuel efficiency is approximately 12 mpg in the city and 17 mpg on highways.
2018 Dodge Ram Exteriors
The 2018 Dodge Ram will be available as a regular cab with an 8 foot or 6 foot 4 inch bed, a quad cab with a 6 foot 4 inch bed or a crew cab with 5 foot 7 inch bed or a 6 foot 4 inch bed. The 2018 Ram would be running over 20 to 22 inch wheels. The Rebel however gets 17 inch wheels with all terrain tires for the adventure rides. The front fascia would be receiving a blacked out grille. There would be Halogen Projector Headlights with LED running lights, LED interior lighting, Auto Dimming heated and power – folding Mirrors, LED Fog lights, Automatic Windshield Wipers, Automatic High Beams, LED bed lighting system, dual rear exhaust and adjustable pedals to adorn the 2018 Ram.
2018 Dodge Ram Interiors
The cloth bucket seats have been upgraded with 10 way power adjustability for the driver’s seat and 6 way power adjustability for the front passenger’s seat. The higher trims would offer heated and well ventilated leather front seats beautified using contrast stitching and more technological with driver seat memory settings. There is ample head room and leg room for convenient long rides. The cabin would be peaceful and serene much more than that can be expected out of a pickup truck. The 2018 Ram also features Keyless entry and ignition, remote start, Leather wrapped Steering Wheel, Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control. The driver display screen would comprise of a 3.5 inch instrument cluster. The upgraded infotainment system comprises of 8.4 inch touch screen with Navigation, HD Radio, USB port, WiFi connectivity and Android or Apple smart phone integration. A Sirius Guardian technology will also be offered with SOS call, Roadside Assistance, Remote Services, Send and Go and Vehicle Finder.
2018 Dodge Ram Safety Features
The Dodge Ram 2018 has not incorporated much of assistive technologies. There still exists an advanced airbag system comprising of frontal airbags and seat mounted side impact airbags for protecting the occupants during a front impact collision and side impact collision but in the name of driver assistive features, Dodge Ram 2018 only offers Cruise Control, Brake Assist, Electronic Stability Control, Traction Control and Front and Rear Parking Sensors. The 2018 Dodge Ram 1500 models have received an overall four star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration with another four star rating in Frontal Crash and Rollover tests and a five star rating in Side Crash test. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has awarded a Good rating for Moderate Overlap Front Test, Side Impact Test and Rear Crash Protection Tests. However, the Roof Strength test and Moderate Overlap Front Test have been granted a Marginal rating only.
2018 Dodge Ram Pricing
The 2018 Dodge Ram would be priced with a base price of $29,900.