From time to time, we show you videos of the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX, the most powerful and fastest production pickup in the world, and today we got the first video of the truck using its launch control system.
Before showing the latest video published on Instagram, we would like to remind you of new press leaks indicating the possibility of providing a new sporty Toyota Hilux powered by Toyota Land Cruiser engine, in order to compete with the 2022 Ford Ranger Raptor.
Read all about it here: The High-Performance Hilux Will Borrow Toyota Land Cruiser Engine
And now let’s return to the star of this article, the Ram 1500 truck that is powered by beating heart borrowed from Dodge Hellcat, and which will specifically compete with the upcoming all-new 2022 Ford F-150 Raptor pickup.
What we saw is a black prototype of the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX pickup, and the video was posted by an account on Instagram after a month and a half of the official launch of this new model.
The 2021 Ram 1500 TRX is powered by a supercharged 6.2-liter HEMI V8 engine that generates 702 hp (712 n PS) and 881 Newton meters of torque,. This beating heart that was used in many high-performance vehicles from FCA group is connected to an 8-speed automatic ZF gearbox.
The car can go from 0 to 60 miles per hour (96km/h) in 4.5 seconds and it can cover the Quarter mile in 12.9 seconds at 174 km/h with a top speed of 190 km/h
Apart from the launch control, test that was performed in the video, we would like to note that the new RAM TRX will reach the global markets before the end of this year and its price will start at 69,995 USD, equivalent to 262,481 SAR