Dodge Ram, as division of Chrysler Group LLC, is the most influential manufacturer, when it comes to segment of trucks. This Truck Division has the best vehicle in this segment when it comes to fuel economy (average 28 mpg – model Ram 1500 EcoDiesel). As the best in its class, when it comes to towing, stands out Ram Heavy Duty with capacity of 30,000 lbs, and also as the heaviest with 37,600 lbs. Between this “boulders” is and model with the great characteristics when it comes to off-road capability. 2015 Ram Power Wagon is model which sourced by Ram 2500 Heavy Duty, with improvements in terms of maneuvering and easier off-road driving.
2015 Ram Power Wagon: Changes
Changes that will characterize new 2015 Ram Power Wagon are reflected to the new frame and new technology for off-road which is top in this segment. Also, new model will have greater suspension and new engine under the hood, which is the best in this class.
2015 Ram Power Wagon: Specs
Variety design of exterior is related to the offered trim. Aluminum and chrome are dominant materials in construction each of versions. New model will be available in twelve colors, depending on the trim. This offer includes variation from white, red, metallic, blue, gold and black color.
2015 Ram Power Wagon with Tradesman trim characterizes black color in exterior for some of the more prominent parts.
The most of changes is related to the SLT trim. This version combines two colors, with high-quality parts in interior, which gives really great impression in driving, beside the great output parameters. This trim also has and the wider range of offered colors, compared to the other trim.
Laramie trim characterizes high-luxury interior. This cabin includes seats build from high-quality leather, which in combination with great offer in infotainment system promises pleasant and exiting driving.
2015 Ram Power Wagon: Engine
In regard to the powertrain segment, 5.7L V8 engine is replaced with the power unit which is already in use for Dodge Charger SRT8 model. It is about Hemi V8 engine with 6.4 litres of displacement. This engine is best in this class – capable to delivers up to 410 hp at 5,600 rpm, as well as maximum of 429 pounds of torque at 4,000 rpm. Engine will be paired to the automatic, 6-speed transmission, with 4×4 drive mode. 2015 Ram Power Wagon accelerates from 0 to 62 mpg (0 to 100 km/h) in 8.4 seconds, and reaches maximum speed of 99 mph (160 kilometers per hour). On braking test it took 211 feet that from the speed of 70 mph reduces to zero. Average fuel economy is rated with 11 mpg for the current version of Wagon.
2015 Ram Power Wagon: Price and Release Date
Price will depend of the trim. So, 2015 Power Wagon Tradesman will have MSRP of $ 45,500, mid-level version with SLT trim will cost $ 50,500, while the top equipped Wagon Laramie will have price of $ 56,000. This version characterizes length of 237.3″, width of 79.1″, height of 81″, while wheelbase is 149.3″. Main competitive models will be GMC Sierra Denali, then Ford F-150 SVT Raptor and Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. Release date is planned to be in January 2015.