The next generation 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will bring many changes to this pickup. With a great design and plenty of rooms inside, the Ram 1500 is one of the most selling models on the market. Apart from that, the 2020 Ram 1500 will also get some exterior changes. It will ride on a lighter frame, that will significantly influence fuel economy. As of the Interior, this year some updates will happen and we will see the new UConnect system and a larger 12-inch display.
Despite all innovations, hybrid drivetrain remains to be a highlight of the offers. Under the hood of the EcoDiesel model is lying the powerful 3.0-liter V6 EcoDiesel unit that produces 260 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. The manufacturer claims that the new 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel engine will be the most powerful half-ton diesel pickup in the U.S.
2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Improved Body Design
The new 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will come with numerous changes if we compare it with the standard model. The changes are evident and the upcoming model will get a new frame. The high-strength steel and aluminum are used on the new frame, and this combination will make it be stronger, lighter than before. The front of this pickup is attractive and most attention will take a large air dam and the six-sided grille.
In the middle of the grille “RAM” lettering sits and it`s made of chrome material. The headlight will also get some sharper lines and the new LED bulbs as standard. Rear-end is still stylish. The strong black bumper, new taillights system that also uses LED lightbulbs are present. With the standard package, the side of this pickup will come with the 16-inch wheels, however, you can optionally buy larger wheels from 18 to 22-inches.
Interior Refreshments and Changes
The interior of the 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will be modern and techy. The redesign will happen and it will bring this pickup more competitive on the market. With two rows of seats and rooms for five passengers, the new pickup truck worth every penny. If we look at the past, the interior was intact for many years, so this is a big update for this model. The new model will continue to be offered with few trim levels. Each trim level will provide its own luxury inside the cabin and more soft-touch surfaces will be available in the upper trims.
The tech is also upgraded. The new UConnect system comes with a larger 12-inch display. Features like Navigation, Bluetooth and additional USB ports are all standards. However, the mighty premium Harman Kardon audio system is still optional.
2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Powertrain and Towing Specs
The all-new 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will get under the hood a new engine. According to the officials, the buyers will get a 3.0-liter V6 EcoDiesel unit that produces 260 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. Also, the manufacturer said that the all-new engine will be more fuel-efficient than before, and that will make the 1500 model the most powerful half-ton diesel pickup in the market. There will be also two more engines on the offer with the 2020 Ram 1500.
The first one is still a 3.6-liter V6 gasoline unit that generates 305 HP and 270 lb-ft of twist. The second one is the hybrid that will provide more power than the EcoDiesel. Exactly, there are 90 additional horses if we compare it to the EcoDiesel model. With all engines choose above, the 2020 Ram 1500 model provides great towing. This pickup truck is able to pull 12,600 pounds.
Price and Release Date
The price of the 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is not yet officially released. However, if we compare this model with the base gasoline-powered Ram 1500 that costs $28,000, we can expect the price of around $33,000. As of the release, it will happen sometime in the half of 2020. We can expect more details about this model in the coming weeks.