The Benefits of the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Engine

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EcoDiesel is a unique, innovative powertrain system that maximizes horsepower and torque and optimizes every drop of diesel fuel from your tank. The 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine is available on all trim levels of the 2020 Ram 1500. EcoDiesel is a greener technology than a gasoline-powered engine and makes the most out of both power and efficiency.

For 2020, Ram’s 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine has been enhanced for even more efficiency. Take a closer look at the third-generation EcoDiesel system and its benefits.

EcoDiesel Engine Benefits

– Best-in-class torque with fewer emissions

EcoDiesel is the technology of the future with better specs and better technology than ever before. The recently enhanced Ram 1500 EcoDiesel engine delivers 420 lb.-ft of torque but produces fewer CO2 emissions than other comparable diesel engines.

– Performance without compromise

The 2020 Ram 1500 with the available 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine can handle even the heaviest of loads with impressive mpg and towing capacity.

– Strength and efficiency

Built with compacted graphite iron and aluminum twin-cam heads, the EcoDiesel engine is tough.

– Best driving range of any truck — 1,000+ miles with available 33-gallon fuel tank

– Maximum torque at only 2,000 RPMs for impressive low-end towing performance

– 30% better fuel economy than a Hemi V8 without sacrificing performance

– 0 – 60 mph in as little as 8.5 seconds

– Extremely quiet inside and out and FUN to drive

– 5-year / 100,000-mile warranty

EcoDiesel Engine By the Numbers

City MPG: 22
HWY MPG: 32
Max towing: 12,560-lb.
Torque: Best-in-class 480 lb-ft max
Horsepower: 260
Max payload: 2,040-lb.

Experience EcoDiesel for Yourself

Don’t take our word for it. If you’re looking for a workhorse pickup truck, you’ll want to experience the innovative power and performance of the EcoDiesel V6 engine on the 2020 Ram 1500 for yourself.

The 2020 Ram 1500 is also available in three gasoline-powered engine options – a 3.6L Pentastar V6 with eTorque, a 5.7L Hemi V8, or a 5.7L Hemi V8 with eTorque. Compare them here.

Browse our selection of new Ram 1500 pickup trucks today with your choice of diesel or gasoline engine. Or call us today at 615-784-1160. Our experts would be happy to schedule your test drive.

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