One of the most popular pickup trucks, Ram 1500, is finally getting a Night Edition version. Alongside this model, Ram also decided to refresh its whole line of HD models with the same treatment. Interestingly, the manufacturer announced that the blacked-out 2021 Ram 1500 Night Edition package would only be available on Limited, Big Horn, and Laramie trim levels.
Night Edition is the latest trim that will introduce plenty of black accents. Generally, all models that include this package, featuring black wheels, grilles, exhaust tips, headlight and taillight bezels, mirror caps, and badges.
2021 Ram 1500 Night Edition Details
The new 2021 Ram 1500 Night Edition looks more aggressive than the other trims. This model is featuring many things that will separate it from the base model. For example, it comes with a new performance hood similar to the one found on the Rebel. Also, it includes a massive black grille, headlight, and taillight bezels.
Ram 1500 Limited Night Editions can be had with big wheels that range from 20- or 22-inch wheels. Besides, Ram HD Limited Night Editions will also come with 20-inch wheels in dually form. Additionally, we heard that both models would sport the same body-color bumpers, a tri-fold tonneau cover, and front tow hooks.
Interior Is Boosted
Inside, the new 2021 Ram 1500 Night Edition pickup truck will introduce more luxurious appointments than the Limited trim. Generally, everything inside is boosted, and Night Edtion provides more comfort than ant trims. This pickup truck features black seats giving more sleekness to your ride.
The Night Edtion package also includes leather upholstery and a standard 12.0-inch Uconnect touchscreen. Besides that, the manufacturer uses a new 19-speaker Harman/Kardon audio system as part of standard equipment.
2021 Ram 1500 Night Edition Engine Performance
Among plenty of trim levels, the new model 2021 Ram 1500 Night Edition is one of the best. This pickup uses the same powertrains as the regular one. That means it will come with V-6 and V-8 gasoline powertrains and one diesel. The first engine is a 3.6-liter V6 that delivers 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. This unit also comes with a 2WD system as standard or 4WD optionally. However, the second engine is an optional 5.7-liter Hemi V8 giving 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque.
Generally, this model is a real deal, if you’ll want for maximum towing (10,680 pounds). As the first engine, this one also uses a 2WD system. Moreover, both units are connected to the same 8-speed automatic transmission. Lastly, the efficient Ram 1500 EcoDiesel consists of a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 powertrain that produces 260 horses and 480 lb-ft.
Release Date and Price
The forthcoming Ram 1500 Night Edition model, besides plenty of interior changes, will also receive a sports performance hood, wheels, and many black accents.
According to Ram, the new Limited Night Edition has a starting price of $61,740. As we mentioned, Ram Heavy Duty should also get the same treatment and it starts at $64,625. Both pickup trucks will be available in dealerships late in the third quarter of this year.