Tag: Ram

More Evidence of a New Engine for Future Jeeps, Rams

A yet-to-be-revealed engine that’s kept the rumor mill in Mopar circles churning continues to make its possible presence known. It’s an engine supposedly tapped for a new line of Fiat Chrysler products, and might find a home in existing vehicles, too. It’s an engine that comes to the table with (arguably) the sexiest cylinder layout […]

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Get A SEMA Load Of Mopar’s Slammed Dodge Lowliner Restomod And RAM Truck

Mopar is scheduled to unveil two new pickup truck concepts at this year’s SEMA Show, Nov 5-8, 2019. “These vehicles showcase how Mopar is constantly expanding and exploring new ideas to meet the needs and fuel the imagination of our passionate fans,” stated Mark Bosanac, head of Mopar Service, Parts and Customer Care for FCA […]

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With Fuel Economy Estimates in, Ram Scores a Light-duty Diesel Win Against Ford

<img data-attachment-id="1685458" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295.jpg" data-orig-size="2805,2092" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Open Hood","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Open Hood","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Matthew Guy ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-450×336.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-610×455.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1685458 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-610×455.jpg” alt=”2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel” width=”610″ height=”455″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-610×455.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-450×336.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-768×573.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/RM020_005FN-e1566253271295-120×89.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The […]

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Detroit Truck Wars: Ram Gains Ground on a Sinking Ford As GM Rises

<img data-attachment-id="1640028" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg" data-orig-size="609,457" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1536055502","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462" data-image-description=" ford ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1640028 size-full” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg” alt width=”609″ height=”457″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462.jpg 609w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/19FordF-150Limited_02_HR-e1532616744427-610×462-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 609px) 100vw, 609px”> Never have pickup trucks mattered more to an automaker, especially domestic automakers. As sedans and coupes fall off, trucks make up an ever greater […]

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Going Dark: More Special Editions Arriving for Ram 1500, Heavy Duty

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has a history of releasing special edition vehicles, with Black Edition and Night Edition trims being among the most recent inclusions. Despite having unique names, there isn’t much difference between the two. Both attempt to replace as much of an automobile’s exterior features with dark plastic as possible, with one taking things a […]

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Senior Fiat Chrysler Manager Charged in EcoDiesel Affair

<img data-attachment-id="1007882" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2015-Ram-1500-e1569420506847.jpg" data-orig-size="2000,1333" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"11","credit":"","camera":"Canon EOS 5D Mark III","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1369996444","copyright":"","focal_length":"168","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.076923076923077","title":"2015 Ram 1500 Laramie Crew Cab 4×4 EcoDiesel","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2015 Ram 1500 Laramie Crew Cab 4×4 EcoDiesel" data-image-description=" Image: FCA ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2015-Ram-1500-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2015-Ram-1500-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1007882 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/2015-Ram-1500-610×407.jpg” alt=”2015 Ram 1500 Laramie Crew Cab 4×4 EcoDiesel, Image: FCA” width=”610″ height=”407″> A senior manager who led the team […]

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North American Car, Utility And Truck Of The Year Semifinalists Announced

The North American Car, Utility, and Truck of the Year Awards has announced this year’s semifinalists. On the car side, there are a number of high-profile models including the Chevrolet Corvette, Porsche 911, Polestar 1 and Toyota Supra. There are also a handful of luxury cars including the BMW 3-Series, Cadillac CT5 and Mercedes A-Class. […]

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Xcode reveals Apple S5 chip is a rebadged S4, iPhone 11s have 4GB RAM

Apple’s new device marketing tends to be aggressive every year in marketing system-on-chip improvements, which made this year’s silence on the Apple Watch Series 5’s S5 processor noteworthy: The company said little more than that it exists. Now its development tool Xcode is spilling the details on chip-level improvements to the new Apple Watch, iPad, […]

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With IIHS Award, Ram Scores a Marketing Coup Over Ford

While Ram’s holdover 1500 Classic isn’t about to earn any top safety awards, its current-generation successor just did. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety bestowed a coveted Top Safety Pick + label upon Ram’s strong-selling full-size pickup, making it the first vehicle in its class to ever earn the accolade. Lots of pickups are plenty […]

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Ram Ladles New Options and Packages on Its 1500 and HD Pickups

If there’s one thing the lads at Ram enjoy more than making torque, it’s making new trim variants for its various lines of pickup trucks. The old Ram 1500 Classic has enjoyed countless special trims during its long life, including a few colors which your extroverted author found to be quite fetching (Ignition Orange and […]

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Report: Emasculated by Ram’s Impressive Size, Ford Wants to Up Its Inches

<img data-attachment-id="1685444" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268.jpg" data-orig-size="3872,2592" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"3.5","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D60","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1565880554","copyright":"","focal_length":"18","iso":"200","shutter_speed":"0.02","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Matthew Guy ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-450×301.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-610×408.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1685444 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-610×408.jpg” alt=”2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel” width=”610″ height=”408″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-610×408.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-450×301.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-768×514.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DSC_1268-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Get your filthy minds out of the gutter — we’re […]

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2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel First Drive – Third Time Lucky

<img data-attachment-id="1685454" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859.jpeg" data-orig-size="3024,2366" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"1.8","credit":"","camera":"iPhone XR","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1565878884","copyright":"","focal_length":"4.25","iso":"25","shutter_speed":"0.00031397174254317","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel" data-image-description=" Image: © 2019 Matthew Guy ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-447×350.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-610×477.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1685454″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-610×477.jpeg” alt=”2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel” width=”610″ height=”477″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-610×477.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-75×59.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-447×350.jpeg 447w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-768×601.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/IMG_3859-120×94.jpeg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> It will surprise exactly no one to learn that a […]

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