The pickup boom in the end of 20th century affected people to start using these type of vehicles every day, for driving, at work and after working day. New 2014 RAM 1500 will come with little changes, while the full redesign is expected for 2019 calendar years. This pickup will come in three trim levels: base level ST, mid SLT and top-shelf Laramie.
Interior of the RAM 1500 was redesigned last time for 2013 model years and the changes on new vehicle will be minor. It comes with a roomy interior, comfortable seats and a lots of storage space. Now, we know that vehicle will be similar sized, but it is expected that new 2014 RAM 1500 will be upgraded to an higher level, with giving new high quality features. Infotainment and climate systems control will be improved to give more space and to be easier to use. The cab is limited for only two seats, while the seats are wide and flat and with power adjustment, that allows tall drivers to sit a bit lower.
The RAM includes features like 8.4-inch touch-screen infotainment, 7-inch digital cluster display, automatic windshield wipers, keyless entry, heated steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control, front and side curtain airbags, LED cabin lighting, a rearview camera, 26 gallon fuel tank, power, heated exterior mirrors, and more. This should be more than enough for most drivers and potential buyers that need vehicle like this one.
2014 RAM 1500 Review
New 2014 RAM 1500 model retains roughly the same dimensions and keeping the unique shape with improvements and updates for better aerodynamics. This vehicle look has continued to evolve, with a plant of details outside, and as it moves between trim levels. It comes with five different grilles, with its own finish and even the name. There are 22-inch chrome wheels with all-season Goodyear’s are offered as a standard. The rear lights coming with LED technology so we are getting modern accents on this powerful vehicle.
Specs Of 2014 RAM 1500
The 3.6 liter V6 six-cylinder engine will generate 305 hp and 265 pound feet of torque and this unit is connected to 8 speed automatic transmission. The top of the line engine choice is 5.7 liter V8 combined with eight speed automatic transmission, that unit will produce 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. Both of these two units are quite powerful but still are very heavy on fuel consumption.
Those drivers that need decent amount of power and a lot of torque for everyday work could opt for fuel efficient diesel unit. The new efficiency leader for the 2014 RAM 1500 is a 3.0 l turbo diesel V6 engine, production of this unit will be 240 horse power and 420 lb-ft of torque. Its hooked up with eight speed automatic transmission and you can expect 20/28 mpg in city/highway drive conditions.
Release Date And Price
We expect that the price will not change a lot, it depends on the trim level. The base price of the 2014 RAM 1500 Regular Cab will be around $25.460, Quad Cab will cost you from $29,945 while the top of the line Crew Cab is about $32.620. Available trims include Tradesman/Express, Tradesman, HFE, SLT, Sport, Laramie and Longhorn.
Rumors about the 2015 RAM 1500 are also available.