Tag: Heavy Duty

The Challenges of Creating the Ram EcoDiesel V6

2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel V6 Slider

It’s a good thing Ram received more than 8,000 orders in four days back in February for its 1500 model with the new EcoDiesel V6. That means the bet it took on an oil-burning, light-duty truck – one on which competitors such as Ford, General Motors and Toyota declined to wager – paid off.

  Comments | By - March 20, 2014

2012 Ram Heavy Duty Gets New 6-speed Automatic Transmission, Best In Class Towing

by Patrick Rall The folks at Chrysler’s Ram Truck brand have announced that when the 2012 Ram Heavy Duty models hit showrooms later this year, they will feature a new 6-speed automatic transmission for trucks equipped with the power 6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel.  This combination of the Cummins Turbo Diesel and the revised 6-speed automatic […] More »

  Comments | By - July 22, 2011

Reason #2 Why the Ram Truck is Better than Tundra

2. The Cummins – Even though the Hemi powered Ram 1500 offers better towing and hauling capacity than the Toyota Tundra, there comes a time when a half ton truck isn’t quite enough.  When that point is reached by Ram owners, they are able to turn to the Ram HD lineup featuring the 5.7L Hemi […] More »

  Comments | By - September 1, 2010