What are the engine options of the 2021 Ram 1500?
Four amazing engines are available for the Ram 1500, and each comes with an astounding amount of power. Starting the impressive lineup is a 3.6-liter V6 that kicks out a terrific 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. The engine comes with an eTorque system which improves the pickup’s fuel economy and the engine stop-start capability. Optional is a 5.7-liter V8 that kicks out a wonderful 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque available with or without the eTorque. Looking for a diesel option? The Ram has your covered with a diesel-powered and turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 delivering 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. The last engine is only available on the new TRX trim, and it’s a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 that pumps out a mind-boggling 702 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. Each engine gets an eight-speed automatic transmission which offers a smooth ride.
What are a some of the Ram 1500’s features?
There are tons of amazing features available for the Ram 1500 throughout its trim lineup. Things start great with the base Tradesman, which has 18-inch steel wheels, air conditioning, trailer sway damping, and a 5-inch touchscreen with a six-speaker stereo. More tech features are available with the Big Horn as it adds an 8.4-inch or 12-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Ram 1500 is built for off-roading, especially the Rebel trim, as it comes with hill descent control, four underbody skid plates, an electronic locking rear axle, upgraded shocks, and all-terrain tires. Need more luxury features? The Limited and the Longhorn have them as you get power mirrors, leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, side steps, reclining heated rear seats with under storage, and a spray-in bedliner with in-bed lighting. The Limited adds to this with a standard 12-inch touchscreen and 5.7-liter V8, four-corner air suspension, wireless charging pad, and premium leather bucket seats. New this year is the TRX, as it rounds things out with some performance-enhanced features such as a head-up display, reverse steering control, and RamBox cargo storage,
Talk about some of the Ram 1500’s safety features
Sure! Not only is the Ram 1500 one of the most powerful trucks on the road, but it’s also one of the safest, thanks to a whole host of advanced systems. You can find most of these features via the Advanced Safety Group. Included is an Adaptive Cruise Control System, which will allow the driver to maintain a preset distance between the Ram and all the traffic in front of it. Also included is a Surround-View Camera System, which will give the driver a top-down view so you can get a good look at the surroundings. Then there is the Lane Keeping Assist System which will allow you to keep the Ram 1500 in its lane if you happen to drift outside the painted lines.
Get your 2021 Ram 1500 at Northland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
There is nothing quite like a Ram, and there is a reason that drivers keep coming back year after year. With several powerful engines, tons of exciting features, and more safety systems than you can shake a stick at, we obviously highly recommend the Ram 1500! Are you ready to step behind the wheel? Head down to Northland Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and schedule a test drive with our knowledgeable and friendly sales team. We can even accompany you on the test drive if you wish so you can get the full feel of this incredible pickup. Can’t make it down to the dealership? Be sure to check out the entire 2021 Ram inventory here on our website!