The 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 is to come with so many updated specs and design especially in its exterior. A sample model was first revealed during Motor Show of Detroit held in January, 2014. Though the 2015 version is well adopted by buyers from all over the world as it holds very good qualities of an excellent pickup truck, still Ram wants to make it even better. So many modifications are being applied to it and also they are working a lot to make it a better fuel efficient vehicle by making it lighter weighted. 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 is said to be for those who want a heavy load pickup truck for managing goods carrying works as well as to have luxurious feeling inside. Its first view can be watched in the auto show in Chicago along with Ram’s other two models 2500 and 3500. As a driver, you will face no problems while handling this top level model from Ram. As far as look of 1500 is concerned, it will resemble a little of Ram Rebel.
There are a few changes in this model such as the air moving inlets on both sides are now pointing towards the middle. The rear emblem now measures 20 inches. There are many more eye catching changes in both interior and exterior. Interior has now covered with soft leather and black wood trim. It also has metallic accents with Liquid Graphite color to bring more contrast.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The upcoming 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 will be changed a lot in many parts, but the basics won’t be changed. It will use a stronger chassis containing mostly steel. At the front, the design will be similar but a number of modern touches make it look even better. At the back, Ram will use the latest LED light system. High performing R/T will be used to keep the body kit together. In its inside, all previous facilities will be there with their updated versions.
The body of Ram 1500 has used more steel than the lighter and expensive aluminum. A pickup truck should not be light weighted as its performance will be less than expectation. That is what the customers and company both believe, and made it that way.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Engine and Fuel Economy
Under the hood of 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 there is an engine of 3.6 liter size V6 Pentastar with 305 hp and 269 lb ft torque. However, its upper model has a Hemi engine having size of 5.7 liter producing about 395 hp and 410 lb ft torque. Its diesel version’s configuration will remain the same as 240 hp and 420 lb ft torque, but Ram has managed to reduce fuel consumption in it by improving its aerodynamic techs.
2016 Dodge Ram 1500: Release Date and Price
As expected the 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 will start undergo for sales from the third quarter of 2015. Even after bringing so many changes, Ram decided to keep its price unchanged. So people can buy it at $ 25 000 once it gets launch in showrooms.