If you’re thinking about a new RAM 1500, you may already be picturing how you will put it to work. This truck has great towing (up to 12,750 pounds) and hauling (up to 2,300 pounds) ability. And if your work takes you to some rugged terrain – or maybe you just want to go there for some fun – your RAM 1500 certainly won’t disappoint. While all models have nice off-road chops, there are two trims in particular you’ll be able to take almost anywhere.
RAM 1500 Rebel
The Rebel trims comes with a 5.7-liter V8 engine that generates 395 horsepower and 410 lbs.-ft. of torque. It comes with a whole host of off-road features, including skid plates, tow hooks, and a locking differential. You will also get a two-inch lift kit, an off-road-tuned suspension, and hill descent control. And if you opt for four-wheel drive, you will get 33-inch Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac tires.
RAM 1500 TRX
For the ultimate off-road vehicle, you’ll want the TRX trim. It comes with an extremely potent supercharged 6.2-liter V8 engine that pumps out 702 horsepower and 650 lbs.-ft. of torque. In addition to four-wheel drive, standard features include upgraded Bilstein shocks, an off-road chassis and suspension, and a larger air filter specifically for dusty conditions.
Find the Perfect Off-Roader at Jake Sweeney
Whether you’re just an off-road dabbler or you spend a lot of your time there, the RAM 1500 could be the perfect vehicle for you. To check out the different trims, visit Jake Sweeney Chrysler Dodge Jeep® RAM in Cincinnati. You can also take some test drives to get a feel for how this truck performs out on the road.