The full-sized SUV section of the automobile industry is all set to have a new addition in the future with 2017 Dodge Ramcharger. This upcoming vehicle is still in its concept stage and the concept vehicle supposedly has great off-road capabilities. In fact, it will be able to perform better than most trucks off the road. To go with this, the concept vehicle also features a unique design, excellent powertrain and even some electronic features. This vehicle is expected to be available in 3 trim models, namely Laramei, SLT and Tradesman.
2017 Dodge Ramcharger – Design Concept
There are huge 33-inch wheels, which highlight the exterior part of the concept vehicle. These wheels are meant to improve the off-road performance. The appearance of this full-size SUV will also be enhanced by some other features such as custom-built Warn 12000 pounds winch and under body protection.
As far as interiors of 2017 Dodge Ramcharger are concerned, it will be nothing more than just a simple 4×4 single cab. While cabin will be spacious and comfortable, only the standard features will be offered. Having said that, the looks and features of the vehicle are dependent on trim level. For instance, SLT model features some off-road components while Laramie boasts more luxurious features. However, every model has its own unique style and look.
The concept vehicle of 2017 Dodge Ramcharger features a suspension system that is quite unique. Some of them were specifically designed for Power Wagon. To make sure that roll is stiff enough, this vehicle makes use of an advanced three-link front suspensions. For incorporating extra flexibility and axle articulation, high joint movements have been equipped with this vehicle to axle mount from control arm. Electronic sway bar allows further suspension flex. Apart from that, this SUV will have electronic locking front feature, Bilstein shocks and electronic disconnecting sway bar.
2017 Dodge Ramcharger – Engine Specifications
The concept vehicle is meant to be much better in terms of fuel economy. This is because great technology has been used for conservation of fuel. Whenever conditions are good, as in the case of highway cruising, the system shuts down 4 cylinders and thus conserves fuel.
2017 Dodge Ramcharger concept SUV is powered by a HEMI 6.4 liter V8 engine. This engine shall be capable of generating approximately 440 HP and 460 lb-ft of torque. This engine will not only be powerful, but it will also feature better maneuverability and off-road capabilities. This great performance will come with a decent fuel economy, thanks to the development of Fuel saver technology. The engine will be paired with 66 REF automatic transmission with six units of speed.
2017 Dodge Ramcharger – Price and Release Date
Since 2017 Ramcharger is still a concept SUV model, it is quite obvious that details on price and release date of this vehicle are not known yet. There is no news on the release date of this SUV yet. It is quite possible that this car will be available in the year 2016, but early 2017 could also be an option.