2018 Dodge Ram 1500
It is impossible if we don’t see the coming of 2018 Dodge Ram 1500 in the future market. It is because the car is one of the top options in full-size pickup truck segment. Its dominance in the market is quite good and its position is still great. In fact, it was spotted on the roads for the first time in 2002 and after that, we have seen a lot of models. At this time, this car is entering its production and targeted to hit the market shortly afterwards. It is normal if you want to see it with better cargo hauling as well as towing capability.
Some iconic parts will be retained for its entire bodywork. Dodge will only support it with few enhancements for its modern look. As the previous model, it will come out with bold and strong look which is its icon and now the company will use the good combination of aluminum and high strength steel for its construction. Some photos about the 2018 Ram 1500 are available on the internet. As you can see, the grille has black and aggressive design with the HID headlamps and LED DRLs. The side has classic 7-inch of aluminum wheels to complete the stylish mirrors which will be the noticeable features on this car. A split tailgate and revised exhaust system will be presented for its rear end. The tailgate has RAM badge, too.
2018 Dodge Ram 1500 for the cabin design will be the center of attraction. It has top-notch design with more comfortable and convenient compared to the previous model. The company will increase the quality cabin by providing the high materials, headrests and armrests, adjustment mechanisms and the dashboard has large touchscreen with small display screens and control buttons. The technological features will be navigation system, auto climate control, six-speaker sound system, USB ports, smartphone integration and Bluetooth. About the safety features, there will be hill-descent control, forward collision alert airbags, seatbelts, lane keep assist and others.
When it all about the engine performance, there are two options might be presented. It is possible to go with 3.6 liter and V6 engine to produce 302 hp and 270 lb-ft of torque. In addition, there is 5.7 liter and V8 engine to produce more output which is about 400 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. To support both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive system, it has 8-speed auto transmission. The towing capacity for the new 2018 Dodge Ram 1500 is about 10,000 pounds. For the fuel consumption, it will be about 22 mpg in city and 30 mpg on highway.
Release Date and Price
2018 Dodge Ram 1500 will be available in the market about $29,000 for the base. It is available in three options that are regular cab, quad cab and crew cab. The top model might be about $36,000. It should hit the market in the first quarter of 2018. It has some strong rivals such as Ford Ranger, Ford 250, Chevy Avalanche, Nissan Navara.