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New Ram Trucks at State Fair of Texas Auto Show


Ram unveils new trucks at State Fair of Texas Auto Show

The team from Ram brand always brings something new (and ‘Texas themed’) to show at the State Fair Auto Show.  This year they revealed the 2018 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 Longhorn Rodeo Edition – Southwestern themed – loaded with luxury treatments and added feature capability inside and out.

Also, on display in the Ram Truck Zone at the State Fair are the recently announced 2018 Ram 2500 Mojave Mojo Power Wagon Limited Edition and the new 2019 Ram 1500 Rebel 12 Special Edition trucks. Showing for the first time, they join the line of 2019 Ram 1500 pickups that feature new and expanded technology and are also available with new eTorque fuel saving technology.

2018 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 Laramie Longhorn “Ram Rodeo” Edition
2018 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 Rodeo Edition

The new Ram Rodeo, based on the Longhorn Heavy Duty – is loaded with premium materials adding luxury to the Longhorn interior including a suede headliner and contrasting interior colors like Black and Cattle Tan.

2018 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 Laramie Longhorn “Ram Rodeo” Edition interior

On the exterior, some of the upgrades include body-colored bumpers and side-steps, new RV Match trim colors, 20-inch aluminum wheels with optional painted pockets on single-rear-wheel trucks while Ram 3500 dual-rear-wheel trucks receive 17-inch polished aluminum wheels.

The Ram Rodeo includes a 5th wheel/gooseneck trailer prep package and bed-view camera that delivers a clear view for the driver to align with the hitch point.  For comfort, load-leveling and ease of handling when hauling or towing, the Longhorn Ram Rodeo features Ram’s exclusive rear air suspension.

The exterior features are rounded out by the addition of a Mopar bed step and Ram’s skid plate protection group that will remind owners that – although now more luxurious – the Heavy Duty Longhorn Ram Rodeo is very much ready for work too, says Ram.

2018 Ram Heavy Duty 2500/3500 Laramie Longhorn “Ram Rodeo” Edition

The Heavy Duty Longhorn Ram Rodeo Edition is available in Crew Cab and Mega Cab, 4×2 and 4×4 configurations. Standard is the 6.4L HEMI V8 or the 6.7L Cummins Turbo-diesel.

Scheduled to be available in third quarter of 2018, the MSRP for the 2018 Ram 2500 Heavy Duty Longhorn Ram Rodeo is $60,790. The 2018 Ram 3500 Heavy Duty Longhorn Rodeo lists (MSRP) for $71,260

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Ram 2500 Mojave Sand Power Wagon

The Ram 2500 Power Wagon special edition features the Mojave Sand exterior that has been the fastest selling color on the Ram 1500 Rebel.  This the first time the Mojave Sand exterior has been available on another Ram truck.  It will be exclusive to the Power Wagon.  Accompanying the new color will be all-black wheels and an all-black interior with Ram’s Uconnect 8.4-inch touchscreen.


The Power Wagon Mojave Sand package includes optional Heavy Duty Luxury Group features including LED bed lighting, overhead console, exterior power heated/fold-away mirrors with puddle lamps, heated seats and steering wheel, premium instrument cluster with 7-inch Driver Information Display and universal garage door opener.


Only 1,500 of the Ram Power Wagon Mojave Sand limited edition trucks will be built.  It is available in Crew Cab 4×4 at a starting MSRP of $54,830.  It will arrive in dealerships fourth quarter of 2018.

Read more about the Ram Power Wagon Mojave Mojo at inwheeltime.com:  https://ticket-1994427.inwheeltime.com/limited-edition-power-wagon-with-mojave-mojo/

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Ram 1500 Rebel 12

The new Ram Rebel 12 special edition offers both new and expanded technology plus premium appointments to its one-of-a-kind factory-engineered off-road capability equipped with features like a factory lift, locking rear differential, 33-inch tires, Bilstein shocks, skid plates and tow hooks.

Ram 1500 Rebel 12

Available in the fourth quarter, with MSRP beginning at $46,990, the 2019 Ram 1500 Rebel 12 special edition will offer unique technology never before available on Rebel.  They include Ram’s new Uconnect 4C with 12-inch screen and the most powerful audio system ever available in a pickup – a 900-watt Harman Kardon with 19 speakers and a 10-inch subwoofer.

Ram Rebel 12

The Rebel 12 special edition also features a leather-trimmed interior with heated front seats and distinctive metal grilles trimmed in the Rebel’s Signature Radar Red anodized finish.

Read more about the 2019 Ram Rebel 12 at inwheeltime.com:  https://ticket-1994427.inwheeltime.com/ram-rebel-12-goes-off-road-with-high-tech-and-luxury/

2019 Ram 1500

And, if you have not seen them, you have certainly heard about them – the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 pickup trucks – they are on display as well.


2019 Ram 1500 Laramie

Equipped with the new fuel saving eTorque technology Pentastar V6 and HEMI V8 power trains and loaded with new features and functionality, the 2019 Ram 1500 sets a new standard for full-size pickup trucks.

2019 Ram 1500 Laramie

Learn more about the full line of Ram trucks at: https://www.ramtrucks.com/2019/.

Texas State Fair Auto Show

State Fair of Texas Auto Show

The State Fair of Texas Auto Show runs through October 21 at Fair Park in Dallas.  An integral part of the State Fair of Texas, automotive manufacturers have more than 400 of their latest vehicles on display in the Centennial and Automotive Buildings plus in the Truck Zone located directly outside the Automobile building on the fair grounds.  Go to https://bigtex.com/ for more information on the Fair.

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