2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid MPG, Etorque, V6, Redesign. The FCA stole the show at the 2018 NAIAS. While everyone expected the new Ford F-150, they launched their Ram 1500 truck. Now, when everyone expects F-150 with a hybrid drivetrain, the 2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid is about to arrive sooner than its rival.
The 2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid eTorque system will be used for V6 and V8 drivetrains. Torque, towing capacity, and mileage are getting a boost.
2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid V6
The V6 engine for the base Dodge Ram 1500 truck is a 3.6-l unit with the capability to produce 305 hp. According to the company, this system will add 90 pound-feet of torque to existing 270 lb-ft.
2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Hybrid V8
As for its smaller unit, Ram is creating a hybrid version of the V8 engine. It also should add 130 lb-ft, which is 40 lb-ft more than for V6. All in all, the hybrid system combines a petrol engine with an electric system.
2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid MPG Boost
The first thought when we mention the hybrid system is a better mileage. Current MPG rating for the Ram 1500 V6 is around 20 mpg. The 2019 Ram 1500 Mild-Hybrid is not boosting these numbers radically.
2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid vs Ford F-150 Hybrid
With recent updates, the 2019 Ram 1500 is a bigger threat. The pickup from FCA spoiled the party at the Detroit car show and now comes as a hybrid.
Well, there are some significant differences between 2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid and Ford F-150 hybrid. The 2019 Dodge Ram 1500 hybrid is the first one to come out, although the buyers will gain more from Ford’s model.
2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid Release Date
The 2019 Ram 1500 Hybrid will arrive somewhere during next season. The company released some details about the system, but official pricing and launch date are missing. Since this is the small batter, the upgrade will probably cost between $1,000-$2,000.