AUBURN HILLS, Mich., June 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ —
New Sandblast Edition builds on the Ram 1500 TRX and offers customers even more customization, straight from the factory
2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition expands the color palette for the fastest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced truck in the world
Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition Available This Summer
Ram announced today that it is expanding its light-duty lineup with the addition of the exclusive new 2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition, giving buyers of performance trucks an even wider selection of exterior and interior appointments and content.
“Our customers want to stand out from the crowd and the new Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition enables them to do just that, while providing the best combination of performance, capability and technology in the segment,” said Mike Koval Jr., Aries brand CEO – Stellantis. “We are constantly expanding and exploring new ideas to meet the needs and fuel the imaginations of our passionate customers, and this is the latest example of how Ram trucks deliver features that will continue to win more and more buyers.”
The new 2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition is an extension of the lightweight range that already includes the fastest, fastest, most powerful and most fuel-efficient trucks on the road. Ram Truck’s lineup steps forward with the full power of modern capabilities, delivering confidence-inspiring features and class-exclusive vehicle safety.
Ram teamed up with well-known racing enthusiasts Ken Block to unveil the vehicle to its millions of fans through its social channels. Block, who owns a Ram 1500 TRX, put the truck to the test last week in Johnson Valley, California.
Ram 1500 Sandblast Edition
Offering performance truck buyers an even wider selection of unique content for even greater personalization, the Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition features a unique combination of technology, graphics, performance and looks straight from the factory.
The Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition enhances the well-equipped TRX Level 2 Equipment Group and includes a unique Mojave Sand exterior color and graphics, unique 18-inch all-black beadlock wheels, panoramic two-window sunroof, injected bedliner, luggage belt -downs, bed step and an LED brake light on the cab. Inside, the TRX Sandblast Edition features Light Frost accent stitching, an embroidered ‘TRX’ logo on the seat back, unique carbon fiber accents, a flat-bottomed steering wheel in leather and carbon fiber, a unique decal on the center console, a head-up display and a screen with TRX in Mojave Sand. Safety features include adaptive cruise control, Lane Keep Assist and emergency braking for pedestrians.
The 2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition features the proven and reliable high-performance 6.2-litre HEMI® V-8 supercharged engine, delivering peak power for extended riding sessions without sacrificing performance.
The manufacturer’s recommended retail price (MSRP) of the Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition starts at $98,285plus $1,795 destination.
New 2022 Ram 1500 TRX Sandblast Edition models go on sale this summer.
Ram Truck Brand:
In 2009, the Ram Truck brand was launched as a standalone division, focused on meeting the demands of truck buyers and providing benchmark quality vehicles. With a full line of trucks, the Ram 1500, 2500/3500 Heavy Duty, 3500/4500/5500 Chassis Cab, ProMaster and ProMaster City, the Ram brand builds trucks that get the hard work done and families where they need to go.
Ram is the number one brand in new vehicle quality and is the only exclusive truck brand to ever finish first in JD Power’s Initial Quality Study (2021), which tracks the performance of new vehicles during the first three months of ownership. In the same survey, Ram Heavy Duty models also scored the best, making Ram the number one truck brand in new vehicle quality among large heavy duty pickup trucks.
In addition, the latest JD Power APEAL study — which assesses the emotional bond between customers and their vehicles — named the 2021 Ram 1500 as the best vehicle in the large light pickup category. This is the second year in a row that Ram 1500 has received the highest accolades.
The 2022 Ram 1500 Series includes the Know & Go mobile app with an immersive experience for customers wanting to learn more about their vehicles.
Aries continues to outperform the competition and sets the benchmark for:
1,075 lb.-ft. torque with Cummins Turbo Diesel
Towing capacity of 37,090 lbs. with Ram 3500
Segment the first 1,000 lb.-ft torque with Cummins Turbo Diesel
Payload of 7,680 lbs. with Ram 3500
Most luxurious: Ram Limited with real wood, real leather and 12 inch Uconnect touchscreen
Best handling and handling with exclusive rear suspension and air suspension with automatic height control
Most interior space with Ram Mega Cab
Most cargo space available in a traditional large van
Most Capable Full-Size Off-Road Pickup – Ram Power Wagon
Ram 1500, America’s most powerful half-ton diesel pickup with 480 lb.-ft. torque, achieves an unbeatable 33 mpg highway and delivers up to 1,000 miles of range on a single tank of fuel
Ram 1500 TRX is the fastest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced pickup in the world
Most Awarded Light Truck in America
Highest owner loyalty of any half-ton pickup
Ram is part of the portfolio of brands offered by leading global automaker and mobility provider Stellaantis. For more information about Stellantis (NYSE: STLA), visit www.stellantis.com.
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