Archive for July, 2013
Blacked out truck fans will want to take note of the 2013 Ram Black Express from Ram Trucks. The new factory blacked out truck will be arriving on dealer lots in late July or early August. The Express model is the perfect choice for drivers that want to customize their truck even further. Reid Bigland, President and CEO Ram Truck Brand commented, “the new Black Express takes Ram’s aggressive good looks to an all new sinister level by ‘blackening out’ the entire truck while maintaining a great price.”
Ram Black Express Features
The new bold Ram Black Express truck is available in both two wheel and four wheel drive models. The blacked out truck is also available in Regular Cab, Quad Cab and Crew Cab body styles. The aggressive appearance is built out with the following features: (more…)
Ram Trucks is ratcheting up the fuel economy wars with the introduction of the 2014 Ram 1500 Diesel. The release date is yet to be announced but is expected to be in the winter of 2013. The 3.0 Liter EcoDiesel V6 engine will be the first diesel offering in the light duty truck segment for full size truck manufacturers. The EcoDiesel engine option is expected to add $2,850 to the price of a similarly equipped Ram 1500 with a HEMI.
The new 3.0 Liter EcoDiesel V6 Engine offers benefits in power, lower emissions and fuel economy. Torque is the name of the game when it comes to power. The new 2014 Ram 1500 equipped with the EcoDiesel engine provides 420 lb-ft of torque. Advanced technology like the diesel oxidation catalyst, diesel particulate filter and selective catalyst reduction helps lower the carbon dioxide produced by the new diesel engine. Compatibility with biodiesel fuels reduces greenhouse emissions as well. (more…)