2017 Dodge Ram 1500 Changes, Features and Design

Double cabin trucks are given more importance in the corporate world. These vehicles can be used for the loading, carriage as well as traveling. All these features are offered by the double cabin trucks. Dodge is interested in giving something new to fans. Multiple types of double cabin vehicles are present in the markets. The Dodge has prominent status because of a wide range of selection. The 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 is an upcoming option for the fans.

2017 Dodge Ram 1500 front view

2017 Dodge Ram 1500 – Features and Design:

On the design matter, the Dodge will not compromise this time. As a matter of fact, several double cabin options have been introduced by the competitors. It is necessary to keep the design different in order to maintain the unique status. The weight of the structure is reduced with the help of aluminum.

The exterior features of the new 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 model are similar to the previous option. Dodge has decided to create an impressive model with the help of a new platform. This platform has been used by the GMC and Nissan. It has been observed that headlights and indicators of the truck are making the impressive front. It has LED technology for the light improvement. Tires are 18 inches and have aluminum rims. The grill is wide with larger openings. There is a new aerodynamics system utilized by the Dodge this time.

The interior of the 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 is classic and comfortable. Drivers will get a spacious driving cabin. The power steering and gearbox are new. It has a dashboard with an elite design. There are several important functions such a large touch screen (8 inches), a digital sound system with five speakers, interior climate control, and automatic weather updates. A satellite radio, impressive cruise control and leather upholstery makes it comfortable. USB, Navigation, Smartphone connectivity, Bluetooth, GPS and door locks are some important modern features.

2017 Dodge Ram 1500 interior

2017 Dodge Ram 1500 – Engine Details and Performance:

The new Ram 1500 2017 model will use the Hellcat technology. This will make 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 a most fastest and powerful truck in this category. So, the engine will be 5.7 liters V8 HEMI. It has supercharged facility to support the production of 395 horsepower. Information about the drivetrain is not available. The torque production of this engine is 650 lb.-ft. The engine is supported by 8-speed automatic transmission. It will get a maximum speed of 107 mph in 4.00 seconds.

The Dodge Ram 1500 will not be an economical truck. The fuel consumption rate will be about 14 mpg in the city and 17 mpg on the highway.

The standard engine will be 3.6 liters Pentastar V6 with 305 hp and 269 lb.-ft. Versions with this engine and 2WD system will have fuel economy rated at 17 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway. The AWD versions will have for about 1 mpg worse fuel economy.

The new Dodge Ram 1500 will face competition by Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado, and Nissan Titan. It has seat belts, airbags, and anti-lock brake system. Automatic door lock function is also present.

2017 Dodge Ram 1500 rear view

2017 Dodge Ram 1500 – Rumors Date and Price:

The base price of new 2017 Dodge Ram 1500 version will be about $ 36,200.  Dodge will release this trucks on the market by the end of 2016. The USA, UK, China are countries where it will start initial commercial sales. Detroit auto show is the most expected venue for release.

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