Ramcharger is considered to be one of the greatest SUV which was first manufactured in 1974. Once again the makers are all set to launch its latest version of as 2017 Dodge Ramcharger. The technologies used in this model have revolutionized the SUV market completely since they are on the top of the range. And one can hardly get any automobile in the present market to compete with this beast. Let’s look at the features which make this vehicle a top-notch choice for most of the car enthusiast across the world.
2017 Dodge Ramcharger Design
Both interior and exterior design of this upcoming vehicle will be offered with some great modifications. The first thing that will grab the attention of its buyers will be its 33-inch wheels. To flaunt the appearance of this full-sized SUV, makers have offered features like custom-built Warn winch and under-body skid plate protection. In order to enhance its off-road performance, the makers have also equipped this vehicle with Bilstein shocks and more ground clearance.
When compared with its predecessor, this vehicle has gained lot of alterations such as luxurious seats upholstered with genuine leather, latest LCD, upgraded satellite navigation, etc. The buyers will also get to see multi-zone climate control system inside its cabin.
The makers have decided to launch this vehicle in 3 different trims and they are:
As of now, the prices of all the trims are not declared by its makers but sources have said that it will soon be available in the market.
When it is about Dodge then the very first thing which is kept into consideration is its powertrain. 2017 Dodge Ramcharger is said to have great engine specification. Let’s have a look at the offerings.
- 6.4-liter unit
The first variant which is going to be installed under its hood is 6.4-liter HEMI V8 with 16 valves engine. This mammoth engine can generate 440 HP and a 460 lb-ft of torque at 5,600 rpm. This engine is so powerful that it helps the vehicle to bring extraordinary execution in terms of mobility, power and rough terrain abilities.
In terms of its transmission, the powertrain is mated with six-speed automatic transmission. Possibility is also there that this variant will be mated with a BorgWamer 44-47 manual gearbox. As of now, there is no information available on its EPA ratings, acceleration and the top speed of 2017 Dodge Ramcharger. But sources have revealed that it will be highly fuel efficient.
- 2.8-liter unit
Speculations are also high in the market for one more engine variant and it is 2.8-liter turbocharged inline 4 Cummins engine. Sources have stated that this engine can produce 180 HP and 400 lb-ft of torque. Apart from these basic features, there is no other information available for this engine variant. In order to enhance the level of articulation and flexibility, the makers might incorporate Articulink configuration in this model.
Price and Launch Date
2017 Dodge Ramcharger is expected to be launched either in Detroit or in Los Angeles along with a base price of $30,000. The pricing may also increase up to $58,500 for its higher trim. The launch date is yet to be disclosed but as per sources, it might hit the market in the 3rd quarter of 2017. Land Rover and Chevrolet SUVs will be in line to provide a stiff competition.