Last year, 2009 Doge majorly updated its heavy duty Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 pickup trucks. Updates included both exterior and interior features.
The newly updated Ram was nearly un-identical to the previous versions. For 2009 the 2500 and 3500 heavy haulers were with aerodynamic styling and new interior features that was shared with the Dodge Ram 1500. the Ram 3500 is already updated on the front axle and suspension package that makes the truck more capable. The 2009 cab was replaced with new four door crew cab that was offered with larger doors and more rear passenger space. for fifth wheel towing the cab came with 8 foot cargo box option. Last year also received a 6.7 Cummins 6 cylinder and a Hemi V8 those were similar to its previous year’s model.
Last years TRX trim is now replaced with Ram outdoorsman that is targeted for campers, adventurers and fishermen. Dodge Ram dealers also stacked a rifle rack and a fishing rod rack and also an optional cargo side box is offered with the new Ram. Dealers also have many after market parts like tires, trailer upgrades, underbody protection and towing upgrades. The most luxurious Ram truck is the Laramie Longhorn which is loaded with super luxurious features. The 2011 Dodge Ram 3500 competes head to head with GMC Denali. The Longhorn comes with leather upholstery, walnut trim, Berber inserts, all weather mats and many luxury features. On the exterior the Longhorn is differentiated by two tone paint. Colors include Sagebrush which is only for Longhorn, Deep Cherry Red Crystal, Hunter Green Perl are for other trim models.
The 2011 Doge Ram 3500 is offered with two engine option. The smaller offering is the turbocharged 6.7 liter, inline six that pumps out 350 horsepower and 650 lb ft of torque. The engine features iron block and each cylinder is served with four cylinder. The bigger engine is the 5.7 liter V8 that generates 383 horsepower and churns 400 lb ft of torque. Each cylinder on the V8 is served with two valves. The 6.7 liter engine comes with six speed manual transmission and 5 speed auto on the 5.7 liter engine. A 6 speed automatic transmission is offered optional with 6.7 liter engine.
The interior of the Dodge Ram offering is loaded with highest material standards. The Ram 1500 has considerable electronic option which includes integrated trailer brakes similar to those found in the Ford and GMC heavy pickups.
Dodge 2011 offering will be liked by long distance haulers. The seats are with better comfort and ergonomics. Front passenger and drivers seats, are installed with heat and ventilation system. Also the integrated trailer braking system makes the trailer brake work with that of pickup. The integrated braking system removes the need of after market installs.
The 2011 Laramie Longhorn is super luxurious and features metal seat buckles with a Ram logo and leather seating. Being a luxurious special edition the instrument panel looks no less than an expensive watch. Carpets come washable and are all weather with removable carpet inserts. Other added features are updated navigation system, power adjustable seats comes optional, Back seat TV from Sirius is offered optional, Ram exclusive UConnect system that is with 10 GB of space and with ten speaker of stereo surround system.