2017 Ram Power Wagon Review

Pickup trucks, for years they were farm vehicles, construction worker vehicles…But for the last couple of years, things have been changing, pickups becoming vehicles for “showing” beside its primary purpose. Dodge is one of the manufacturers who succeeded to make good strong and in a same time attractive truck. The 2017 Ram Power Wagon is going to be derived from the Dodge Ram 2500 and it is expected to occupy the topmost position in its production models. This is because the new model truck is going to get new elements both for its internal and external design to complement its off-road skills and hostile performance.

The truck will be constructed as an ideal vehicle to offer superior performance on harsh terrains, and more freight and towing skill than those of its competitors will. Furthermore, it is a high performance-focused vehicle, with a stronger powerful engine than that of the earlier models. The new model will be released with two trim levels, such as Tradesman and Laramie.

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2017 Ram Power Wagon Redesign, Exterior

The 2017 Ram truck comes with a redesigned front part that comes equipped with a new bigger blacked-out grille with a silver finish carrying the RAM inscription. Black bezel double-purposeful LED projector headlights bound the grille. The hood of the new vehicle comes decorated with lustrous black detail and the graphic occupies the center of the hood and extends up to the windshield. While the tailgate of the new wagon comes glued with the Power Wagon sticker, the tail lamps come adorned with black bezels. Both the front and rear fascias come equipped with the powder-coated bumpers.

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The new Dodge ram 2017 will sprint on a set of artificial aluminum wheels with the diameter of 17-inches, with matte-black finished centers. DuraTrac tires bound the wheels from Goodyear Wrangler with the size of 33 inches. Also, it will have outfitted with Bilstein suspension system with an anti-roll bar and monotube dampers in the front and a coil-spring live suspension system with Bilstein shocks at the back. Ground clearance is 14.3 inches, which is two inches more than that of the Ram 2500 HD model.

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2017 Dodge Ram Engine and Transmission

New Ram Power Wagon 2017 Interior

The interior of the 2017 Ram Power Wagon comes with standard and optional kits. The standard kit comes with a with distinctive technical grain seats with a black and diesel gray color with cloth inserts. It is similar to those of the Ram Rebel model and its Toyo-stimulated seats. On the other hand, the optional kit includes heated seats with the light slate gray pronunciation sewing and the headrests of the seats are embellished with the Ram emblem. Whereas the upper seat bolsters come with a nameplate with the Power Wagon inscription.

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All the higher end models come equipped with leather seats and another variety of embellished logos. All models will come with the black cluster panel, whereas the door armrests come with the light slate gray sewing. The six-passenger cabin of the vehicle also comes equipped with a black color headliner with the corresponding upper pillars, and the all-season rubber carpets wrap the footwells.

Some of the optional features available with the new vehicle include the LED bed lights, a spray-in bed liner, bed view and back view cameras. Finally, there is front and back park assist, remote start, and power-adaptable pedals.

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2017 Ram Power Wagon Interior


The 2017 Ram Power Wagon is not going to get any changes in its powertrain section. It means that it comes equipped with the same power unit as that of the earlier model. As a result, the new vehicle would get its essential power and twist from the V8, Hemi engine with the capacity of 6.4 liters. This power plant will be finely tuned up to 410 ponies and the twist of 429 lbs per foot. This power unit will be mated to a six-velocity mechanical transmission system. While driving in four-wheel drive system at low velocities, the throttle reaction is softened, and the velocity of the engine increases from 650 rpm to 750 rpm for moving slowly.

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The hill-decline control feature allows drivers to manage the velocity of the vehicle down sheer grades by means of keys mounted on the column shifter. The new Ram Power Wagon 2017 fuel tank’s slip plates and the transfer case assist protect the important components of the vehicle. The engine offers the new vehicle the maximum towing capacity of 10,030 pounds (approx 4559 kg).

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Base price and the date of release

The date of release of the 2017 Dodge Ram Power Wagon is expected during the concluding part of 2016. Although the pricing is not yet confirmed by the automaker, both new Tradesman and Laramie models will definitely more than that of their earlier prices that are currently available at $ 46,560 and $ 57, 580 respectively.

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