Dodge Showed The Rebel Version Of The Ram Pickup
Family Dodge Ram was increased by one special model: Detroit auto show, the company introduced a new off-road modification 1500 Rebel, whose name translates as "the rebel". To increase the patency of the pickup changed the body and chassis.
In a lineup of great American Dodge already has one of the famous off-road version of the Ram 2500 Power Wagon that stands out from the others by the presence of an electric windlass, "mud" tires, enhanced protection plate and locking differentials front and rear continuous bridges. But the dimensions of this pickup is just a mass of flesh (total length - 6 meters!) and it is equipped with only petrol to 6.4-liter V8 engine with a capacity of 410 HP, So Dodge decided to make another off-road Ram - smaller, simpler and less greedy.
Based version of Rebel taken the pickup Ram easier 1500 series. Motors will have two, both petrol: the base will be a 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 (305 HP, 364 Nm), and fans of 8-cylinder engines addressed the 5.7-liter series Hemi V8, outstanding 395 HP and 555 Nm of torque. Both engines are combined only with 8-speed automatic transmission. Dodge Ram 1500 Rebel with a 6-cylinder engine will exclusively all-wheel-drive, and the version with the V8 engine will be offered in both full time and with rear-wheel drive.
In contrast to the "older" Ram 2500 Power Wagon, model 1500 Rebel has no spring and air suspension on all wheels, which was lifted by 2.5 cm by reconfiguring the control unit and equipped with a more energy-Bilstein shocks. To increase clearance and permeability also played a larger and toothy 33-inch tires Toyo Open Country A/T dimension 285/70 R17. In the end, the minimum ground clearance, version 1500 Rebel increased to 26 see
Superficially, this off-road Ram 1500 different extenders wings, new aluminum hood, engine protection and "face" with a different grille and shortened the front bumper, which increases the angle of entry.
American sale Ram 1500 Rebel will begin in the second half of 2015, and in Russia a new pickup if in the foreseeable future and will, it is only by the efforts of the unofficial "grey" dealers.