The upcoming 2021 Ram 2500 is hitting the dealerships in the second half of 2020. Ram will look to update most of its heavy-duty lineup. We have spy photos, rumors, and some “first hand” info. Just like in the previous year, Ram will try to deliver a look closer to the design of its Ram 1500 pickup.
It is another year of competition between Ram, Ford, and Chevrolet. Ram already introduce more tech, Ford is following the same path. Healthy competition is perfect for the customers and we can’t wait to see what will happen in 2021.
Ram 2500: Spy Shots, Exterior Facelift
The all-new 2021 Ram 2500 will get a more aggressive look thanks to the latest upgrades. Spy shots are the latest confirmation of the rumors we’ve been reading recently. Ram 2500 will get numerous exterior changes. For the start, manufacturer will add a couple of modern tweaks, similar to the tweaks on the Ram 1500. That includes the brand-new headlights and of course, new grille.
As you probably know, iconic crosshair grille is no longer available. The back of the vehicle sports modified taillights and side profile comes with improved styling. Thanks to the numerous trim levels, Ram 2500 offers a lot of equipment. For that reason, you can choose between different options such as wheels or headlamps.
Unfortunately, spy photos didn’t provide any interior details. However, we can expect a couple of changes and updates from the inside. The 2021 Ram 2500 will surely get more standard features and some of them are all-new. The infotainment system is updated and new driver-assistance aids are in the offer too.
As for the cabin design, this truck won’t suffer any type of change. Mega Cab models could get new interior layout which should result in more interior room. Upper trim levels are offering premium cabin with great comfort and better safety rating.
Gasoline and Diesel Specs
When it comes to performance, Ram’s heavy-duty lineup will largely remain. That means the arriving 2021 Ram 2500 will arrive with the same 5.7-liter V8. This standard engine produces 385 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. A larger 6.4-liter Hemi V8 is an optional gasoline choice. It can deliver 410 hp and 430 lb-ft of twist.
If you really plan to use Ram 2500 for heavy-duty purposes, then you should go for the diesel engine. A 6.7-liter Cummins generates up to 370 horses and 930 lb-ft of torque. The gasoline engine can tow up to 14,000 pounds while diesel powertrain over 20,000 pounds. Transmission is unchanged too so both 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic gearbox are in the offer.
2021 Ram 2500 Price and Release Date
According to numerous reliable reports, the new 2021 Ram 2500 will cost $33,000. We are still waiting for Ram to deliver full details about the future pickup truck. However, there will be so many trim levels and upper trims will cost over $40,000.
Whatsoever, Ram 2500 is one of the easiest trucks to customize.The manufacturer will release its heavy-duty lineup in the second half of 2020.