Pickup trucks are making quite a rage in the market and with the release of 2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat, a new addition to the family is guaranteed. After Jeep Grand Cherokee, there will be another pickup truck with a Hellcat. Not much has been known about the pickup truck yet. However, reports from various sources have confirmed that some parts of designs will be borrowed from Challenger Hellcat and Charger Hellcat. In fact, it is expected that lots of changes will be seen in the engine and other features of the pickup truck when compared with the former model.
2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat – Unique Feature:
It is quite exciting to know that the 2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will be available in many trims. The most prominent ones being Outdoorsman, Sport, Limited, Rebel, Express, Laramie, HFE, Tradesperson and Laramie Longhorn.
When compared with the previous model, the new model of Dodge RAM will have changes in the exteriors as well as in the interiors to make the pickup truck look good as well as to offer better performance and driving pleasure. For instance, marks like ‘supercharged’ and ‘SRT’ will be seen on the front part of the vehicle. The front grille and the front fender have also been updated to give the pickup truck tougher looks and appearance. The front bumper has also been redesigned and the fog lamps have got a new design. The A-pillars and the B-pillars of the pickup truck have similar kind of matte finish. However, the overall size of this vehicle will be little shorter than its previous version.
Interior designs and features of 2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat changes from one trim to the other. The seats are made of calfskin and provided supported with Alcantara. The dashboard of the pickup truck has been updated and upgraded. Some interior features of the base trim of the pickup truck include dual-zone automatic environment control, 3.5 inch motorist information display, six-speaker stereo, high-quality upholstery, auxiliary audio jack, 7-pin circuitry harness etc. in the higher trims of the pickup truck, there are other interior features like carpet floors, floor mats, Wi-Fi connectivity, Bluetooth, keyless ignition and entry, gaming consoles, electrical power accessories, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, Smartphone integration etc.
2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat – Engine Output:
The engine in the base trim of 2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat is a 6.2-liter, V6 engine, which offers energy of 707 hp and 650 lbs-ft of torque. This engine is coupled with 8-speed automatic transmission system. Trims like Sporting, Limited, and Longhorn run on 5.7-liter V8 engine. This engine has the capacity of producing 395 hp of energy and 410 lbs-ft of torque. Some other trims run on turbocharged EcoDiesel 3.0-liter V6 engine offering 240 hp and 420 lbs-ft torque. While some trucks have a towing capacity of 1600 pounds, others have 1890 pounds.
All the trims of 2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat have great safety and security features including active grille shutters, spray-in headliner, locking tailgate, foglights, warmed mirrors, rearview camera and so on. Whatever be the terrain, this pickup truck will accompany you.
2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat – Price and Release Date:
As per speculations that are going on in the market, the pricing of Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat 2017 is expected to begin at $26,145 for the basic trim. However, for higher trims, the prices might reach up to $55,000 as well. It is being estimated that the 2017 Dodge RAM 150 SRT Hellcat will be available in the market by the 2nd quarter of 2017.
The launching of 2017 Dodge RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will give stiff competition to the likes of Nissan Titan XD, Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra, Toyota Tundra and similar pickup trucks. With great features in interiors and exteriors, this vehicle is a sure winner for roads.