The forthcoming 2020 Ram Heavy Duty will introduce plenty of changes. The prototype vehicle was spotted in Detroit and the spy shots are showing us a completely uncovered pickup truck. Unlike some other models, Ram Heavy Duty was spotted in numerous trim levels and body styles.
The 2020 lineup will introduce major exterior changes which include fresh styling are larger exterior features. Interior will undergo a complete overhaul so we can say the newest upgrades are significant. Mechanically, we don’t expect any type of changes. Still, Ram Heavy Duty will offer numerous engine options.
2020 Ram Heavy Duty Is Based On The Light-Duty Ram 1500 Model
We can see the update in terms of styling and design. The 2020 Ram Heavy Duty features larger front end with the bolder grille and bigger headlights. The crosshair is gone and each trim level will get a unique grille design. For instance, Bighorn models will get black plastic mesh grille with the silver RAM logo in the middle.
Limited models are offering a premium chrome mesh grille with the nostrils. Clearly, the design of the heavy-duty lineup is based on the light-duty Ram 1500 model that looks magnificent. We can even expect new exterior colors and appearance packages.
Ram Heavy Duty To Get A Massive Interior Upgrades
According to the latest spy shots, the 2020 Ram Heavy Duty will introduce a new interior. The structure of every cab is clearly a carryover. However, basically, everything from the inside will be all-new or revised. Just like the exterior, the interior will be also based on the Ram 1500 model. It is one of the best interiors in the segment.
Interior room is ample, especially on the Mega Cab models. Upper trims will offer luxury cabin with the leather upholstery and premium interior features. On top of that, heavy-duty lineup offers a surprisingly long list of standard features and safety aids.
Engine Specs and Tow Rating
Just like the current model and models before, the 2020 Ram Heavy Duty will offer a wide lineup of available engines. Whatsoever, there will be three of them. The standard unit is still a 5.7-liter V8 that is producing 385 HP and 400 lb-ft of torque. A 6.4-liter Hemi V8 is a larger and optional unit that generates 410 horses and 370 lb-ft of torque.
The third option is perhaps the most popular engine choice, a 6.7-liter Cummins. This diesel engine cranks out 385 horses and 930 lb-ft of twists. Moreover, the diesel option offers a 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission. Gasoline engines are available with the automatic gearbox only. For instance, the Ram 3500 model will tow around 30,000 pounds which is astonishing figures for the segment.
Price and Arrival
The base Ram Heavy Duty models will cost around $35,000. The best thing about the heavy duty lineup is that you can choose between numerous body configurations, cab styles, trims, and engines.
The price can go up to $75,000 if you want real luxury and astonishing power. The 2020 models will arrive in the middle of the current year. The offer is amazing and Ram 2500 model is still the only heavy-duty pickup with the rear coil-spring suspension.