RAM is trying hard to produce something better than previous versions. The words said by the CEO of RAM gives hope that this will going to happen very soon. Moreover, the company has confirmed that 2017 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will be part of fleet next year, so you will be amazed without any doubt.
2017 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat Features Really Impressive Design
Approaching and aggressive designing is being prepared for the Hellcat. Manufacturer is interested to make it a complete drive option by giving it an ideal shape. Weight reduction is the first mission and it has been achieved significantly because of metals such as aluminum and carbon. Steel is a part of structural composition in order to provide maximum strength to the frame. The platform will be kept same for new Hellcat.
Exterior appearance of the 2017 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will be more prominent because of the bigger grille. RAM has given it an impressive shape. The grille is covered with a big sign of “+” centered with the company’s tag. There are small openings divided into four sections. The wide black grille covers majority of the front. Headlights are also prominent. There is a black and silver lining combination making the round bulb more prominent. The indicators are small. Both lights are equipped with modern LED function. The taillight and fog light is also LED connected for the better driving experience.
Hood of the new Hellcat will get three major vents. A central vent is bigger while two vents are smaller. There are two curves on the extreme margins. Bumpers are pure black with silver frame lining. It makes it more prominent and attractive. The fog lights have been installed in specialized grooves in front of the tires.
Interior designing of this vehicle depends on the modern expectations. RAM has produced a spacious cabin where modern driving facilities and gadgets will be present. RAM will be provide ZF 8-speed rotary, Alcantara covers, PRND sports settings and 8.4 inches standard touch screen. A 900 Harmon Kardon stereo system with digital speakers will enhance the entertainment.
The 2017 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat is equipped with standard as well as modern safety kit. It offers alerts including pedestrian alert, lane keep alert, anti-collision alert, forward crash alert and heat-up alert. Safety belts, airbags, rearview camera, traction control and stability control will be other impressive safety options.
Engine Specs, Price, Rivals
This all-wheel drive 2017 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will get a supercharged V-8 engine. The fuel capacity of the engine will be 6.2 liters. This engine will produce 707 horsepower and 650 lb ft torque. More details about transmission and suspension will be announced soon. The outstanding RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat will cover 24 miles per gallon on average. There will be more coverage in case of electric motor installation which is not confirmed by the company.
The truck will compete with range-topping models of the GMC Sierra, Ford F-150 and Toyota Tundra. The starting price of 2017 RAM 1500 SRT Hellcat is expected to be around $55,000 in USA. The carmaker will introduce it in Italy, Japan, China and Canada after November 2016.