2015 RAM Heavy Duty is the new model of this RAM edition that’s been around since the eighties when this Chrysler division was still part of the Dodge range. Here we eil take a word about specs, redesign and etc…Back then Dodge introduced three quarter and one tone heavy duty trucks. Back then this was one of the most powerful truck models in United States with its turbo diesel Cummins engine that was much stronger than all the Ford competition.
New model received some large changes with introduction of the new engine and the certification it received from Society of Automotive Engineers concerning towing standards. Accept the most favorite Cummins engine this truck offers two more units in its engine range. In addition to this it also has three different cab configurations and bed lengths which makes it one of the most affordable heavy duty model on the American market.
2015 RAM Heavy Duty Exterior and Interior
When it comes to exterior this truck has almost all styling cues from the most popular RAM 1500 truck. This includes the special grille which is became the trademark of this brand of trucks. Although in the heavy duty edition, the grille is taller and it enables better air flow which is necessary since this truck comes with much larger and more powerful engine. Lights are also bigger and they come with more landscape oriented and there are also the fog lights that also come with combination of HID and LED lighting. One of the main exterior features of this model is big and powerful chrome bumper which is strong enough to pull other trucks from mud and to survive any kind of direct hit. Most of the truck accessories are covered in chrome and it rolls on big rig style wheels. Its mirrors are able to turn for 90 degrees and provide larger viewing area.
Interior of RAM Heavy Duty 2015 trucks can go from very basic in the trucks that are meant for fleet sales and commercial causes to very luxurious for players that want some additional comfort and elegance with their heavy duty toys. This includes Laramie Longhorn one of the most famous out of all RAM luxury brands, which is an equivalent to the Ford’s Kings Ranch and it comes with some of the most luxurious features you can find in one pickup truck. This includes soft leather upholstery, power adjustable front seats that also can be heated and cooled if necessary. Soft leather is also on the steering wheel that also comes with the heating option. When it comes to hi tech features new model’s Laramie Longhorn trim level comes with 9,2 inch touch display meant for the Uconnect infotainment system, which is one of the best road computers in the whole class.
Performance of 2015 RAM Heavy Duty
Performance is one of the best aspects of the RAM’s heavy duty range. Here you can find some of the most powerful engines in the whole class and they start from 5,7 liter HEMI V8 that comes with Tradesman trim level and it is able to make 383 horsepower and around 400 pound feet of torque. This engine is paired with six speed automatic transmission. Second bigger is the engine with 6,3 liter displacement with around 410 horsepower which is very good and powerful option. 2015 RAM Heavy Duty also offers array of Cummins engines that come with automatic or manual transmission with manual transmission option coming with 800 pound feet of torque, and the automatic with incredible 865 pound feet of torque.
2015 RAM Heavy Duty Price
When it comes to the price of these trucks, 2015 RAM Heavy Duty range can go from $30,000 which is the price of the base version Tradesman trim level and it is one of the most affordable trucks in its class to the expensive Laramie Longhorn that can be bought for around $70-80,000.