What’s Under the Hood of the 2022 Ram 1500?
Power is the name of the game with the Ram 1500 as it comes with several engine options. Most trims will come standard with a solid 3.6-liter V6 that pumps out an astonishing 305 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. If you’re looking to get a little more power, you can always opt for the 5.7-liter V8 that kicks out a stark 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. Standard on the V6 engine and optional for the V8 is the spectacular eTorque system which has a 48-volt battery that will help improve the fuel economy and the engine stop and start time. If you’re looking for some more diesel power, the Ram 1500 has it via a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 that gives you 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. Finally, the TRX trim returns to the Ram 1500 lineup this year and comes with a turbocharged 6.2-liter V8 that pounds the pavement with 702 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque. All of these amazing options pair with a solid eight-speed automatic transmission which is quick to respond. Towing and hauling is a strength for the Ram 1500, as you can tow up to 12,750 pounds with a payload capacity of 2,300 pounds.
Tech Features for the Ram 1500
Not only is the Ram 1500 one of the most potent pickups on the planet, but it also comes with a ton of advanced tech that will please drivers and passengers. On the Big Horn trim and above, you get the Uconnect 5 system that comes with speeds that are four times faster than the previous version and can hold three times as much memory. With this system comes an onboard Wi-Fi system and tow specific navigation. You also have the option of a 12-inch touchscreen that comes with easy-to-use buttons and intuitive controls so you can control things like the dual-zone climate control. Higher trims also come with Trailer Tow Group, which has many features that allow you to haul around material easier. This package includes LED headlights that illuminate directly above the truck bed so you can pull things around at night with the greatest of ease. Also included is an electronic trailer reverse steering control that will control all of the Ram 1500’s steering inputs.
Features for the 2022 Ram 1500
No matter what trim level you go with, the Ram 1500 is filled to the brim with available features, and you also get several special editions to make your driving experience that much better. Standard features include 18-inch wheels, a 23-gallon gas tank, active grille shutters, coil-spring suspension, trailer-sway control, and heated and power-adjustable front seats. Now let’s get to those special editions! Cheif amount these editions is the Limited tenth-anniversary edition which comes with 22-inch alloy wheels, quilted leather upholstery, suede headliner, jeweled shifter knob, and a 19-speaker audio system. In addition to all of these wonderful features, the Ram 1500 also comes with a Clean Air System that filters out 95% of harmful particles, making the cleaned cabin ever assembled!
Test Drive the Ram 1500 here at Thomson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram
With three powerful engines, tons of available equipment, and some of the best tech on the open market, we love everything about the 2022 Ram 1500! Are you ready to take a test drive of the latest version of this legendary pickup? Then head down to Thomson Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram and speak with one of our outstanding sales team members! If you fall in love with the Ram 1500, we have a complete finance department ready to assist you with getting a deal that will suit your budget. Even if you can’t make it to the dealership directly, you can still view our complete Ram 1500 inventory here on our website!