The new Ram trucks: 1000 lb-ft of torque and other feats of HD dominance


The truck world has done nothing but grow in recent times. The new heavy-duty Ram pickups are out and the numbers are in. And boy, are they impressive. We dove in and got the details, and here is what you need to know about the new HD Ram trucks.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2019/01/14/6-things-to-know-heavy-duty-ram-trucks


While I love the Cummins engines i hope these do better than my buddy’s 2016 5500 dump truck that for the first year he owned it spent more time in the shop for recalls and problems than his 1999 3500 has ever spent other than normal maintenance…but when you pop the hood on the 99 you can see the entire engine vs the 16 where you’re saying " where the heck IS the engine? "…