The Dodge Ram is highly popular pickup from Fiat Chrysler Company. According to Company, this model will receive some major upgrades for 2018. Named, 2018 Ram 1500, this model is expected to hit the market in the second half of next year. Everything on the newly model will be better than in the current one. We can expect stylish exterior design as well as very comfortable and spacious cabin. In the engine section, everything will remain pretty much the same. We’ve received some spy photos of the next Ram 1500 from testing and in the following review, we will try to present you this beautiful model as best as we can. So, stay on this page and enjoy in our review.
2018 Ram 1500 – Body Design:
The exterior design of the upcoming 2018 Ram 1500 will be very attractive and we can see some improvements from the outside. The main changes we can expect at the front fascia of this model. First of all, the front fascia will now have a more aerodynamic design. Here we can notice narrower headlights powered by the LED technology. Also, the front grille of this model will be narrower and it will be very distinctive and prominent with the simple Ram logo in the middle instead of Ram lettering. A cargo compartment of the latest 2018 Ram 1500 will get new double flaps that can be both, folded and opened. Below the fantastic grille we can notice even more impressive front bumper. It will receive some modifications and it will be fitted with the small rectangular LED powered fog lights. Also, we can expect large openings for air intakes. According to spy photos, the wheelbase, and the length look longer, but we don’t have official info about that. At the sides, we can expect to see large aluminum wheels, but information about the details are still unavailable.
The interior design of the 2018 Ram 1500 is unfortunately still a big mystery. There is no official information or at least some spy photos and because of that everything is based on our assumption. According to some rumors, the recently developed 2018 Ram 1500 can get a completely folded to the floor rear seats. The overall interior architecture will probably remain the same as before. Of course, we can expect some slight improvements when it comes to air condition, infotainment system as well as to the dashboard.
2018 Ram 1500 – Engine and EPA Rate:
When it comes to engine capability, this is the segment where everything will remain almost the same as in the current model. We can anticipate the same Pentastar engine family but with some slight upgrades. These updates will be in form of more power at low rpm and also better fuel consumption. 5.7-liter Hemi engines of Apache family will doubtful to get any changes. Also, we can expect brand new diesel engine, but details are still unknown. When it comes to the transmission we can anticipate 6-speed automatic as well as an 8-speed transmission system. EPA rates are unavailable, but it is certain that the fuel economy is better than before.
2018 Ram 1500 – Date of Arrival and Price:
The release date of the future model will be next year, most likely in the second half of the year. The starting MSRP will be the same as before, around $28.000.