Whether you like dirty and tough terrains or you are in need to tow and haul things, the 2019 Ram Power Wagon is the right choice in every possible way. Power Wagon started its journey in a World War II where the U.S. military used it as an all-purpose pickup truck. It is enough small truck to beat tough terrains but large and strong enough to carry and haul large supplies.
Unlike the World War II, this heavy-duty truck is now used by civilians. The 2019 Power Wagon is based on a Ram’s 2500 model and it features a refreshed exterior design, a powerful V8 engine, and very modern interior. It comes in numerous configurations and trim levels, so this pickup is easy to configure.
2019 Ram Power Wagon exterior features the same grille as the Ram Rebel model
The 2019 Ram Power Wagon is one very robust pickup truck. It takes a powerful stance and it is slightly higher than its predecessor. The front end features the same grille as the Ram Rebel model, headlights are blacked-out and are equipped with LED units, just like the taillights. The wheel is looking very aggressive and is 17-inch long.
Moreover, 17-inch wheels are standard, the same stands for all-terrain tires, skid plates, and roof lights. This pickup is offered in a two-tone color scheme, and available colors are Bright White, Bright Silver, Blue Streak, Granite Crystal and Flame Red. The rear adds new exhaust tips which could mean a new engine as well.
2019 Ram Power Wagon interior is comfy
If you opt for the upcoming 2019 Ram Power Wagon, you will get two interior choices. First interior treatment includes a gray seat with black inserts while the second treatment is all-dark with some nice contrasting patterns. The interior is both comfy and practical and the cabin design is very unique.
Higher trim levels are available with luxurious features such as leather seats with heating and cooling options, an all-black instrument cluster and a UConnect 4.0 infotainment system. The dashboard is new and it sports a modern design. Ram decided to make lane-keep assist and self-park assist as a standard feature for the 2019 model.
2019 Ram Power Wagon engine and transmission
The all-new 2019 Ram Power Wagon will keep its 6.4-liter Hemi V8 engine and on top of that, a diesel powertrain could make a production. The V8 engine is powerful and it produces 410 HP and 429 lb-ft of torque. This gasoline engine offers a 6-speed automatic transmission and it adds a cylinder deactivation system, which means better fuel economy than in predecessor that gives 11 mpg.
If the speculations are true, the 2019 Power Wagon will get a diesel powertrain. A 6.7-liter Cummins possess almost the same power as the Hemi V8, on the other hand, torque number is 900 lb-ft. This engine is able to go from zero to 60 mph in 8.4 sec with the top speed of 99 mph.
Fuel economy and towing capacity
While not that fuel-efficient, the diesel unit is a perfect choice if you are a fan of towing and hauling. The newest 2019 Ram Power Wagon comes with hill descent control, Bilstein shocks, 33-inch Goodyear Duratrac tires, and a 12,000 lbs Warn winch.
With the truck + trailer + people + cargo, the new model cannot exceed GCWR of 17,500 lbs. Also, the maximum payload weight of this model is 1,444 lbs.
2019 Ram Power Wagon price and release date
Latest Ram’s pickup truck will cost slightly higher than the last’s year model and it will start with a price of $54,200. Be careful with loading optional features as the price could easily go up to $70,000. The 2019 Ram Power Wagon will hit the markets in the first half of 2019.