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The Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is the Top Rated Truck for 2020 According to Edmunds

Edmunds named the Ram 1500 the Top Rated Truck for 2020. Editors show love to the full-size pickup in its Top Rated awards that span over seven categories and are seen as recognizing excellence in today’s automotive market. The winner of each category represents the best of each respective segment because Edmunds tests each and every competitive vehicle on the market.  Read the rest of this entry >>

First Look: 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Critics are finally getting their first chance to get up close and personal with the upcoming 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel. This isn’t Ram’s first foray into the EcoDiesel trim, but it is the first for the latest-generation model with 80 percent new parts. With 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque, the EcoDiesel engine bests both Ford’s PowerStroke engine and GM’s Duramax engine, effectively leading the half-ton class in torque. Let’s break down what sets the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel apart from the rest of the lineup.  Read the rest of this entry >>

EcoDiesel is Back and Better Than Ever on the 2020 Ram 1500

Great news are in order for all truck fans – Ram just announced that the 2020 Ram 1500 lineup will finally introduce a half-ton pickup powered by an EcoDiesel engine. The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel features tech, torque and towing capacity figures that give plenty of other pickups in its segment a run for their money. Ram’s new, 3.0-liter diesel V6 is capable of generating 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. Both figures represent an increase when compared to the last-generation Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, with past figures coming in at 240 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. Fuel economy estimates are unavailable for the time being, but Ram is confident that the EcoDiesel engine “is expected to lead the segment on fuel economy” according to the brand’s official statement. The last-generation Ram 1500 EcoDiesel was rated at 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. Read the rest of this entry >>