Check Out the Engine Options Available on the 2016 Ram 1500 at Crestview Chrysler

April 20th, 2016 by
At Crestview Chrysler, our drivers in Regina and Moose Jaw are impressed by all of the engine options on the Ram 1500. Find out the capability and power each engine offers as we take a look at the specs of each engine, its power and efficiency, and this heavy-duty truck’s towing and payload capability. Keep reading to find the one that is right for you.

The Best Fuel Economy

One of the engine options on the 2016 Ram 1500 is the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine, which makes the Ram 1500 one of Canada’s most fuel-efficient trucks on the road. With Best-in-Class fuel economy as good as 11.3 L/100 km in the city and 8.0 L/100 km on the highway, this engine is the one that will save you the most. Even though it sips on fuel, it still manages to deliver up to 240 hp and an amazing 420 lb-ft of low-end torque.

2016 Ram 1500 on the road

Powerful and Dependable Performance

Another engine option on the 2016 Ram 1500 for Regina and Moose Jaw drivers to choose from is the 3.6L Pentastar VVT V6 engine. With that engine under your hood, you’re getting up to 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque. Its uniquely designed use of technology has made it an award-winning engine and gets you a fuel economy as efficient as 12.9 L/100 km in the city and 9.3 L/100 km on the highway.

HEMI Power

The third engine option for drivers considering the 2016 Ram 1500 is the 5.7L HEMI VVT V8 engine. This engine delivers up to 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. The FuelSaver Multi-Displacement System (MDS) technology is utilized in this engine to deactivate 4 cylinders while the truck is cruising or idling, significantly improving the fuel economy to an efficiency as good as 15.8 L/100 km in the city and 10.9 L/100 km on the highway.

Towing Capability, Payload, and More

The Ram 1500 is ready and capable to tow up to 10,640 lb (4,826 kg) and haul with a payload of up to 1,890 lb (857 kg). While towing, the driver will still feel a sense of confidence and control thanks to the standard suspension, which raises the standard to an even higher quality of suspension not found on other trucks. The coil springs and heavy-duty shock absorbers work in tandem together to deliver a tough and rugged performance without sacrificing comfort and smooth handling.

Find Out More About the 2016 Ram 1500 at Crestview Chrysler

Find out more about the 2016 Ram 1500, the three engines to choose from, and more about the capability, specs, and features by coming into Crestview Chrysler today. Hop behind the wheel and take one for a spin to get first-hand experience on the smooth handling, impressive power, and efficiency that it can offer on the road. We look forward to seeing out Regina and Moose Jaw customers soon!

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