2016 and these upcoming years seem to be great for pickup trucks. The automobile industry has seen the launch of great pickup trucks lately, and more great pickup trucks are going to be launched in these later years. The 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 is one of the great pickup trucks from Dodge RAM. This pickup truck has a great power which is given out by its power engine. This Dodge Ram 1500 2017 will feature certain changes in visuals and workability.
Interior Cabin and Exterior Body Details of 2017 Dodge Ram 1500
An updated interior cabin will be featured in this 2017 Ram 1500. The seats will have leather and Alcantara up holster, these seats will be heavily bolstered. This interior cabin also consists of an eight speed ZF rotary shifter. A brand new gauge cluster will be featured in this interior cabin. For stereo, 900 watt Harmon Kardon speakers are going to be included. The touchscreen display is also going to be replaced by an 8.4 inch display with Uconnect. The seats are going to get a flat bottom treatment with upholstery materials, the controls on its steering wheel is revisited. An improved air conditioning system is also featured in this interior cabin.
This 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 has a dynamic and firm outer body. The outer body of this Dodge Ram 1500 is largely influenced by modernism. Certain changes have been brought to this outer body. Its front fascia is more scooped, and this front fascia consists of a large chrome grille. The headlights on each side have been given a new design, and they incorporate LED lighting. The front mirrors have a full on metallic accent. ‘RAM’ badges can be seen on each side of the front door, this exterior body has two color combinations in it. Bigger wheels will be featured which has less weight. The overall weight is also going to be decreased.
2017 Dodge Ram 1500 – Drivetrain Description and Performance
This new Dodge Ram 1500 has a very powerful engine, and it is the 6.2 liter V8 engine, this drivetrain is supercharged and has its output of 650 pound-feet of torque and 707 horsepower. For enhanced performance, an eight-speed transmission system will be used. This TorqueFlite transmission system has paddle shifter for better control. It is said that this Dodge Ram 1500 will use a rear wheel drive configuration, and four-wheel drives will not be included. But there be the option for a manual transmission system for this drivetrain unit. It is calculated that this pickup truck can reach 60 miles per hour from 0 in 5 seconds. Its top speed will be 155 miles per hour.
2017 Dodge Ram 1500 – Competitors, Price and Availability
This new 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 will be competing with Chevrolet Silverado and Ford F-150. This pickup truck will have its mileage rating as 19 miles per gallon in city and 26 miles per gallon in highway areas. This Ram 1500 will have its starting price of $5,000 and rise further. This 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 will be launched during late 2016.