If you are interested in driving a truck that has impressive capabilities while also getting great fuel economy, you should consider driving the Ram 1500. Green Car Journal recently gave the Ram 1500 the title of Green Truck of the Year™, recognizing its impressive powertrain options.
Ram 1500 earned this acknowledgment for the second year in a row, demonstrating its commitment to have more eco-friendly powertrains. For the 2020 model year, the truck is available with the 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 engine, which reaches 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. It also allows the truck to tow up to 12,560 pounds when properly equipped.
“The all-new EcoDiesel engine and our eTorque mild-hybrid V-6 Pentastar and V-8 HEMI® engines offer Ram 1500 customers multiple fuel-efficient powertrain choices,” said Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand. “We are honored to receive the Green Truck of the Year award, affirming our commitment to powertrain technology leadership in the truck segment.”
Overall, Green Car Journal selected the Ram 1500 as one of five finalists for having a great balance of capability, safety, value, style and versatility as well as environmental attributes. A jury made up of Green Car Journal staff members and automotive experts then chose the Ram 1500 as the winner.
With its different trims and engine options, the 2020 Ram 1500 makes it easy for you to have your ideal combination of power and efficiency. Visit us at Hometown Motors to take the truck out for a test drive.