The new 2021 Ram 2500 Power Wagon is not a usual heavy-duty truck. This version offers more than every other model in the same segment. It provides an aggressive stance and astonishing capabilities. The reincarnation of Power Wagon happened in late 2005, and 15 years after that, this model is still present on the market as one of the most reliable trucks.
On top of that, the 2500 Power Wagon is very practical and it offers functional towing capacity. Besides that, it offers excellent offroad capabilities never seen before, primarily thanks to higher ground clarence and modified suspension that is exclusively made for this model.
2021 Ram 2500 Power Wagon First Look
The facelifted 2021 Ram 2500 Power Wagon is the unique truck that is made for all types of terrains. It looks elegant, modern, and more attractive than the regular one. Crisp, modern lines define the new model and front dominate with narrow directional LED headlights that flank to a split grille. Depending on the trim levels, most of the models will get their own versions of the grille. For example, the Power Wagon has several dedicated styling cues and a more aggressive grille than the others.
Ram heavy-duty trucks aren’t the only strong truck on the market. The Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD are also very popular, as well as Ford F-Series Super Duty.
The latest 2021 Ram 2500 Power Wagon will get a completely new cabin. There will be more elements and high-quality materials than in the regular one. The interior is spacious and we like the massive center console that hosts a high-resolution 12-inch touch screen. Basically, according to some reviews, the new screen system isn’t user-friendly as the 8.4-inch version that comes with real knobs and buttons.
Wireless charging is also available, which is a big plus and there are five USB ports in the center console, including the new Type-C. Harman Kardon audio system with a 17-speaker/750-watt is part of standard equipment.
An array of safety equipment is available and the new Ram 2500 Power Wagon, including a 360-degree camera system, cargo-view camera, blind-spot monitoring, and forward-collision mitigation.
2021 Ram 2500 Power Wagon Under the Hood
The latest Ram 2500 Power Wagon sits on the strong architecture that allows the use of strong engines. This model will be powered by two engine options. The first engine is a 6.4-liter V8 that cranks out 410 horsepower and 429 lb-ft of torque. Like the many nowadays models from Ram, the 2500 Power will come with a cylinder deactivation feature that will save a bit of fuel during light use. On top of that, this model will come with an 8-speed automatic transmission and will use an all-wheel-drive system as standard(only available on Power Wagon models).
The next engine is available on the 2500/3500 models. This engine consists of a 6.7-liter turbocharged diesel inline-6 that produces 370 horsepower and 850 lb-ft of torque. Unlike the base model, this one will use specially developed 6-speed automatic transmission. The Ram 2500’s with its heavy-duty chassis, has a tow rating of 19,370 pounds with a maximum payload of 4,520 pounds.
Price and Release Date
The latest 2021 Ram 2500 Power Wagon starts at $55,000 and can pass $70,000 mark after options. Basically, buyers will get a high capability truck that looks pretty inside with excellent ambiance and tech features.
According to Ram manufacturer, the new 2500 Power Wagon will be available later this year as a model for 2021.