The 2018 Ram Rampage will be the newest addition to the brand’s lineup. This truck division from Chrysler is well-known all around the world for its excellent truck. Most popular model is surely Ram 1500. However, company produces some smaller trucks too. So far, there was a model called Dakota. However, company decided to retire this nameplate and we will now see a completely new model, which should be a highly-capable mid-size truck, a true Ram 1500 in a small package. New model will use many design solution from its bigger brother, and also follow its styling. According to some reports, new model will come late next year.
2018 Ram Rampage redesign
Design of 2018 Ram Rampage will be very interesting. This will be a mid-size truck, which will get completely new platform. This will some kind of modified version of Fiat Strada’s platform, which is developed by Mitsubishi and Fiat. Interesting fact about this platform is that it comes in FWD layout, unlike pretty much all of the Ram’s models. American drivers probably won’t like this much, but there will be an AWD version as option, which will satisfy needs of all drivers.
2018 Ram Rampage styling
When it comes to design language, new 2018 Ram Rampage will be heavily based on Ram 1500. We will see very close styling solutions, which means that we can consider this model as some kind of smaller-pack version of popular full-size truck. When it is about body styles, we expect to see 2018 Rampage at least in two variants, with single and two rows of seats.
2018 Ram Rampage engines
Since new model will ride on Fiat’s platform, we probably won’t see V6 engine in offer. Most likely, 2018 Ram Rampage will feature 2.4 liter engine as base variant. This unit is good for about 180 horses, and it will come in pair with new 9-speed automatic transmission. We will probably see a smaller and more efficient engine from Fiat in offer. It is a 1.4 liter turbo engine, which is good for about 160 horsepower. This engine will come with 6-speed manual transmission in pair.
2018 Ram Rampage release date
The 2018 Ram Rampage should come somewhere later next year. According to some predictions, new model will go around 17.000 dollars. More precise details about price and release date will be known soon.