The 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 will be a full-sized pick-up with improvements on all specs as compared its predecessor. In previous years, the Dodge vehicle has made significant growth in sales in various markets. Based on sales of the previous models, the 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 will certainly record the highest sales than ever before.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Exterior Design
The new 2016 Dodge Ram 2016 will have a new AWD structure among other several exterior modifications. The expected vehicle will have aggressive chrome front grille, LED lights, colossal bumpers, and a special cargo door. It will come in three versions of body styles namely; the Regular Cab, Mega Cab, and Quad Cab. They will have varying lengths which will define their trims. The trims will be such as SLT, ST, TRX Off-Road and ST will be available on the Regular and Quad cabs. The Mega Cabs will feature the Laramie and SLT trims.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Interior Design
The interior design will not feature significant changes like the exterior. There will be slight changes to improve the comfort while enjoying the drive. The 2016 pick-ups will have hello technology programs, guiding gadget, wireless, and comfy seats. In contrast to some the previous makes, it will have a complex internal environment control system in place of the standard AC system. In addition to the radio, it will feature an MP3 player compatible for iPod connectivity. All these are intended to provide extra comfort and enjoy the driving experience.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Engine Specifications
The 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 power-train segment will be characterized by a variety of powerful engines with great towing capacity. The 2016 Dodge regular model will be run on a 3.6L V6 Pentastar. The engine will have the capacity to produce up to 305 hp and a torque of 269 lb-ft. The engine will be connected to an automatic gearbox that has eight speed units. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the 2016 model has been rated 17/25 mpg. Another important characteristic of the engine is its 3,356 kg (7,400 lbs) towing capacity.
The second choice of engine available for the 2016 Dodge is the 5.7L Hemi engine. The engine will produce a maximum 395 horsepower and a torque of 410 lb-ft. its gearbox will, however, depend on the trim of the pickup. It will most likely feature an automatic transmission system that eight or six speeds. The EPA has rated the six-speed engine with a 13/19 mpg and the eight-speed with a 15/2. Its maximum towing capacity will be 10,500 lbs (4,760 kg).
The latest 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 engine is the turbo-diesel V6. The 3.0-liter diesel engine will produce a torque of 420 lb-ft and 240 hp. It has a towing capacity of 9,200 lbs paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission system.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Date of Release and Price
It is worth noting that Dodge is among the best selling cars in the market and has similar ranks to Nissan Titan, Ford F-150, and Toyota Tundra. Prospective buyers should, therefore, prepare enough cash for the car. Based on the price of its predecessor, it will retail at around $ 29,000. It is expected that it will be available on the market at the close of year 2015.