When the new 2015 Dodge Ram 1500 Diesel came out for the first time ever, mot of test drivers are impressed by its impressive handling and high technology active aerodynamics. Dodge Ram diesel 1500 is a great engine in a perfect truck.
Specs and Power Trains
Dodge Ram diesel comes with a 3.0-liter diesel which is featured with a couple of variable vane turbo. The power trains may only be nice for 240 horsepower but the important keys are fuel economy and torque of this truck which are rather impressive. The Dodge Ram diesel produces 420 lb-ft of torque which is very impressive for its class. In terms of fuel economy, Dodge Ram diesel gets an EPA-estimated 27 mpg in the highway and 19 mpg in the city.
The Dodge Ram is both smooth and powerful once at speed in a couple of ways more so than a gas which is powered by V8 engine. The smoothness of the speed is because the excellent eight-speed transmission that shifts quickly and maintains the diesel in its power band. It is a nice thing as well because the diesel is a $4.000 option. Many people prefer to have a Hemi V8 of this truck instead of just the gas mileage which would not be worth it.
According to the Dodge Ram 1500 diesel review, the interior of this truck features connectivity and charging ports. This truck has the huge center console which has a double-layered lid. There is a top layer which has space for two USB ports and a tablet, including a top layer that does not connect to the head unit and juts charges. This feature is very nice if the driver wants to plug something in without interfering with devices which have been connected with Bluetooth.
The dash of Dodge Ram 1500 diesel also features stuff that many people love and wish more thoughts from automaker to include which a genuine three-prong 115-volt power outlet. It means that you do not have to worry about cigarette lighter adapters which can only be bought at Radio Shack or terrible truck stops.
The Dodge Ram 1500 diesel delivers a couple of important things even though it is not quite impressive. This truck has the new diesel engine which combines with better fuel economy that is more impressive than all of the V6 engine of other automakers with the torque and tow capacity of a V8 engine.