Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Expected at Dealers Next Month

Jason Siu
by Jason Siu

Production on the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel will finally begin this month with deliveries expected to start in February.

The 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel’s production starts several months after it was originally expected and the American automaker will begin by producing 1,000 units not based on dealer orders. Ram dealers are expected to begin taking orders from customers starting next month for the 1500 EcoDiesel.

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The 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is powered by a 3.0-liter diesel engine with 240 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque and is expected to achieve around 28 mpg on the highway. The powerplant is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission.

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[Source: Automotive News]

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Jason Siu
Jason Siu

Jason Siu began his career in automotive journalism in 2003 with Modified Magazine, a property previously held by VerticalScope. As the West Coast Editor, he played a pivotal role while also extending his expertise to Modified Luxury & Exotics and Modified Mustangs. Beyond his editorial work, Jason authored two notable Cartech books. His tenure at AutoGuide.com saw him immersed in the daily news cycle, yet his passion for hands-on evaluation led him to focus on testing and product reviews, offering well-rounded recommendations to AutoGuide readers. Currently, as the Content Director for VerticalScope, Jason spearheads the content strategy for an array of online publications, a role that has him at the helm of ensuring quality and consistency across the board.

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