If you want to have the most powerful pickup at the market with the best towing and torque parameters, you definitely need to pay your attention to the 2016 Dodge 3500 model that also bears a name of “Ram”. The car that will see the world in the following year should become a real road monster offering unbelievable amount of horsepower.
Technical Characteristics of the Model
Rumors say there will be at least tree engine variants for this 2016 model. One of them will be a 3.6L V6 option showing 305 hp and 269 pound-feet torque with an 8-speed transmission. The second one will probably be a 5.7L V8 engine paired with a 6/8-speed gearcase. It seems like Dodge Ram will also have a 6.7L Cummins diesel engine that can perform the stunning 385 points of horsepower and 900 pound-feet of torque. Possibly, this engine will work in pair with a six-speed gearbox based on the automatic principle. Model’s towing capacity has increased to more than 31 thousand pounds that is almost 1300 pounds more comparing to the current version.
When you see this car for the first time, you understand that it belongs to the luxury edition pickups and every single feature in its build proves this statement. So, the first element of the exterior that catches the sight is a redesigned grille of the vehicle that holds “RAM” title in the centre. The same lettering of large size may be found also on the luggage compartment. Front bumper of 2016 Dodge 3500 is equipped with sensors that make the whole parking process easier. It also features 20-inch 6-spoke wheels and square LED headlights.
The one and only color of interior designing is black that contrasts with chromed details on the dashboard and on the heated steering-wheel that is also leather-covered. Inside the cabin one may find ventilated and heated seats covered with leather of premium quality and with unique stitching style. However, in general, almost all the details will be recognizable for Dodge fans, including the infotainment system with Wi-Fi spot, navigation, and other cutting-edge technologies.
Prices and Availability
The starting point of 2016 Dodge 3500 pricing is about $34 thousand (judging from the previous models). Precise release date of the vehicle hasn’t been revealed yet. Though, there exist some suggestions according to which it may become available at the beginning or in the 3rd quarter of the next year. Nissan Titan, Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and Honda Ridgeline may be called its main competitors.