Pickup trucks have gained immense popularity over the years. This is because these trucks are not only used for carrying loads and stuffs; they are also good for comfortable traveling to long distances. Equipped with diverse facilities and features, these pickup trucks have become popular among varying types of buyers. Most of the leading automobile companies have therefore made investments in creating the best pickup trucks. The release of 2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will add to the collection of pickup trucks in a proud manner.
2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat – Appearance of Exterior and Interior
It is needless to say that the 2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat comes with a strong muscular look and appearance. The body of the pickup vehicle comes in bold lines making it look really impressive. The ‘SRT’ or ‘supercharged’ writing will be placed prominently right in the front of the pickup truck. Redesigning can be seen in the fenders and the front grille, which provide an imposing appearance to the vehicle. The whole front bumper also gets a completely new look and feel. New design of the fog lamps is also quite impressive. Talking of the overall dimension of the pickup truck, this will be slightly shorter than the previous models.
There are many trims in which 2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat is available. Some of the prominent ones include Sport, Outdoorsman, Express, Limited, Rebel, Laramie etc. When previous models of the pickup trucks are compared with the present one, changes are seen in the interiors as well as exteriors. These changes have made the pickup truck great in looks, appearance and performance along with providing great driving pleasure.
Like the exteriors, the interiors of the 2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat are enticing. Higher the trim levels of the vehicle, better are the interiors. High quality leather and materials are used for the seats along with Alcantara support. The dashboard is upgraded and redesigned to make driving a better experience. Some prominent interior features in the pickup truck include automatic climate control, 6-speaker stereo, information display panel, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth connectivity, smartphone integration, gaming console, power accessories etc.
2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat – Engine Specs
There are many trims of the 2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat. The main trim of the pickup truck runs on 6.2-liter V6 engine. This engine has the capacity of producing 707 hp and 650 lbs-feet of torque. The engine is coupled to 8-speed automatic transmission system. Other trims of the pickup truck run on 5.7-liter V8 engine. Also, this engine has the capacity of producing 395 hp and 410 lbs-feet of torque. Also, there are trims which have turbocharged EcoDiesel 3.0-liter V6 engine offering 240 hp and 420 lbs-feet of torque. Towing capability of the vehicle varies from 1600 pounds to 1890 pounds.
The RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat 2018 comes equipped with the best safety and security features. Some of the prominent ones in it include spray-in-headliner, active grille shutters, warmed mirror, rearview camera, locking tailgate, airbags, suspension system etc.
2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat – Price and Availability
In conclusion, there are mixed reviews regarding the exact price of the 2018 1500 SRT Hellcat. It is being estimated that the price for the base trim will be around $27,145; while the higher trim will reach up to $55,000.
Though exact dates of release of 2018 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat are not known, it is estimated that the pickup truck will be available in the market by the last quarter of 2017 or maximum by 2018.
Once this amazing pickup truck is released in the market, it is sure to pose stiff competition to many pickup trucks from leading automobile manufacturers. Its powerful engine and stylish design will work in its favor.