Ram Truck recently announced EnerGuide fuel economy ratings for the 2020 Ram 1500 powered by the new 3.0-litre V-6 EcoDiesel engine. The half-ton EcoDiesel will be rated at 7.3 L/100km highway, 10.5 L/100km city for 4x2 models and 8.0 L/100km highway, 11.1 L/100km city for 4x4 models.

“The Ram 1500 EcoDiesel offers the best torque and towing among all half-ton diesel trucks,” said Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand. “Now with a 10-year track record, the Ram brand has emerged as a truck powertrain technology leader. The all-new EcoDiesel engine and Ram 1500 eTorque mild-hybrid powertrains deliver outstanding fuel efficiency alternatives for our Ram 1500 customers.”

The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is available across all models and configurations, including a first-time offering in the Ram Rebel. The third generation of the turbocharged EcoDiesel V-6 delivers increased torque and horsepower. In the 2020 Ram 1500, the 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V-6 is rated at 480 lb.-ft. of torque at 1,600 rpm, a 14 percent increase from the previous-generation EcoDiesel V-6, that peaks 400 rpm earlier. Horsepower increases 8 percent to 260 hp at 3,600 rpm. The upgrades build on the EcoDiesel V-6’s attributes and performance that made it a winner of Wards 10 Best Engines award for three consecutive years. For a full list of upgrades visit https://media.fcanorthamerica.com/newsrelease.do?id=21285&mid=193

 

2020 Ram 1500 EnerGuide Numbers

 

 

City L/100km

Highway L/100km

Combined L/100km

3.0-litre V-6 EcoDiesel 4x2

10.5

7.3

9.0

3.0-litre V-6 EcoDiesel 4x4

 

11.1

8.0

9.7

3.6-litre V-6 eTorque 4x2

 

11.9

9.4

10.8

3.6-litre V-6 eTorque 4x4

 

12.2

9.7

11.1

5.7-litre HEMI V-8 4x2

 

16.2

10/5

13.6

5.7-litre HEMI V-8 4x4

 

16.1

11.0

13.8

5.7-litre HEMI V-8 eTorque 4x2

 

14.1

10.3

12.4

5.7-litre HEMI V-8 eTorque 4x4

 

14.2

10.9

12.8

 

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