Ram Truck Presents Snow Plow Preparation Kit at Work Truck Show® in Indianapolis
Snowplow preparation kit, available on the Ram 1500 2021, includes a 220-amp alternator, wiring for the snowplow and a rear electric sliding window with defroster
Optional snow plow preparation package for Ram 1500 for $ 195
Available on Ram 1500 Tradesman, Big Horn and Laramie 4×4 models equipped with a 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 V8 engine, a 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 eTorque engine or a 3.0 EcoDiesel V6 liters
March 3, 2020, Indianapolis – Ram Truck today presented a new snow plow preparation package for the Ram 1500 2021 at The Truck Truck Association of the National Truck Equipment Association (NTEA) in Indianapolis, Indiana.
“As part of Ram’s commitment to continuous improvement in the segment, we are now offering a snow plow prep package for Ram 1500 customers,” said Reid Bigland, Ram brand manager. “Ram has taken a greater presence in the commercial vehicle market, and this offering is the latest expansion of our hard-working trucks.”
The new Ram 1500 snowplow preparation option is available for $ 195 and includes a 220-amp alternator, a plow wiring harness on the truck side and a rear electric sliding window with defroster. The active air barrier is removed when this option is selected to make room for the plow supports. This new package is available on the Ram 1500 Tradesman 2021, Big Horn and Laramie 4×4 models equipped with the 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine, the 5.7-liter HEMI® eTorque V8 8 or the 3.0-liter V6 EcoDiesel.
The plow, mounts and controller are all sold separately and are available from several manufacturers. The Ram 1500 Snow Plow Prep pack will be available later this year.
The Ram 1500 is the uncompromising benchmark for durability, technology, efficiency and convenience with features never before offered in a pickup. The Ram 1500 offers up to 12,750 pounds of towing capacity and 2,300 pounds of payload. The soft hybrid system eTorque offers better energy efficiency in the V-6 (standard) and V-8 configurations. The Ram 1500 is the most powerful half-ton diesel pickup in America with 480 lb-ft. torque and the most efficient light diesel, with towing capacity up to 12,560 pounds.
Ram commercial range
With sales growth, the Ram Truck brand continues to gain new customers. The brand has emerged as a leader by investing in new products, infusing them with durable powertrains, a robust chassis, new technologies and features that further enhance their capabilities while providing low total cost of ownership. Commercial truck and van customers have a range of demanding needs and require their vehicles to operate. Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 pickups; Chassis cabs 3500, 4500 and 5500; and the Ram ProMaster and ProMaster City vans are designed to offer a complete package.