What engines power the 2022 Ram 1500?
As we mentioned above, there is plenty of power available in the 2022 Ram 1500’s engine lineup. Standard under the Ram 1500 hood is the tried and true Pentastar 3.6L V6 engine. By using eTorque mild-hybrid technology, the V6 engine provides impressive fuel economy, 305 horsepower, and 269 lb-ft of torque. The entire lineup is eligible for the HEMI 5.7L V8 engine, which is standard on the Limited trim. The HEMI V8 pumps out 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. The eTorque system is available for the V8 engine to optimize performance and fuel economy. The EcoDiesel 3.0L V6 engine pushes out a handy 480 lb-ft of torque and 260 horsepower. The last engine is exclusive to the TRX trim, which offers a blazing 702 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque from a supercharged 6.2L V8 engine! If you regularly need to tow things, here’s some information on the capacities. The V6 engine can haul up to 7,730 pounds, while the V8 HEMI can pull up to 11,610. However, when the V8 is equipped with eTorque, it can haul up to 12,750 pounds, leading the class. Lastly, the EcoDiesel V6 allows you to tow up to 12,560 pounds. For drivetrains, rear-wheel drive is standard. However, 4×4 is available for the entire lineup while standard on the TRX.
Trim levels and features of the 2022 Ram 1500
The Ram 1500 comes in four well-equipped trim levels beginning with the Tradesman. The Ram 1500 Tradesman has exterior features like trailer sway control, active grille shutters, 18-inch steel wheels, a backup camera, and power-adjustable/heated side mirrors. When you step inside the Tradesman, you’ll find easy-to-clean vinyl upholstery, a 5-inch infotainment touchscreen, power windows, cruise control, air conditioning, and power door locks. The mid-level trims add exterior features like chrome accents 20 or 22-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, LED exterior lighting, and more. In addition, you get an 8.4-inch Uconnect 5 touchscreen, heated front seats, cloth upholstery, a heated steering wheel, and power-adjustable front seats inside the mid-level trims. Finally, the top-level Limited trim is the most luxurious truck in its class with heated/cooled front seats, power-deployable running boards, 100% leather upholstery, a heated steering wheel, 20-inch polished alloy wheels, the Advanced Safety Group, air suspension, and much more.
Are any special editions available for the 2022 Ram 1500?
The trim level lineup of the 2022 Ram 1500 is certainly well-equipped. However, to make the Ram 1500 even better, it is available for four show-stopping special editions. First, the Big Horn BackCountry Edition gives the Ram 1500 a rugged, outdoorsy feel with all-terrain tires, steel running boards, heavy-duty shocks, an electronic locking rear axle, high-strength steel skid plates, steel running boards, and all-weather rubber floor mats. Second, the Limited Longhorn 10th Anniversary Edition takes luxury to new heights with Harman-Kardon premium audio with 19 speakers, quilted leather upholstery, a 12-inch Uconnect 5 touchscreen, a 7-inch digital driver information display with custom graphics, heated/cooled front seats, and a heated steering wheel. Third, the Laramie and Rebel trims are eligible for the GT Special Edition package, which adds steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters, a TRX-inspired gear shift knob, a cold air intake, functional hood scoops on a performance hood, dual-exhaust outlets, and a performance exhaust system. Lastly, the (RAM)RED Special Edition adds exclusive red badges inside and out to symbolize Ram’s partnership with (RED). Ram pledged $4 million to the organization to help fight global health crises.
Get a 2022 Ram 1500 in Defiance, OH
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