Chrysler is going to be equipped 2018-2019 Ram 1500 3-liter diesel V6 EcoDiesel. In this case, the pickup will be the first modern representative of the family of trucks with an engine on heavy fuel.
The same 240-horsepower (570 Nm) turbo diesel is likely to receive and the Jeep Grand Cherokee model year.
According to the RAM Fred Diaz, the company decided to introduce a diesel pick-up only “when the target audience is most interested in buying this truck.”
Chrysler expects the new version to EcoDiesel model will raise the level of sales to the level of 10 000 copies per year, despite the fact that the version of this engine will be more expensive premium HEMI modification.
It is too early to make any assumptions, but it is possible that soon we will see the response moves from competitors in the segment 2018-2019 Ram pickups: Ford, Chevrolet and GMC.