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Ram’s 1500 half-ton auto barter is accessible for the 2020 archetypal year with a agent engine, dubbed the EcoDiesel, and we’ve been appealing afflicted with the bureaucracy in our time with it so far — which alone builds on how afflicted we are with this latest bearing of Ram 1500 overall. Our aboriginal drive of the barter accustomed for about 150 afar of bench time, but aback an befalling accustomed for Cars.com analyst Brian Wong to drive a 4×4 EcoDiesel from Los Angeles to Zion National Park in Utah and back, we absitively it was a acceptable adventitious to put the EcoDiesel to the test.
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The 900-mile-plus cruise was adequate and quiet — abnormal accustomed the archetypal noisiness of agent engines — but black from a ammunition abridgement perspective. While 25 mpg for a approved gasoline-engine auto would be a acceptable result, accustomed the artery active that comprised the all-inclusive majority of the trip, Wong was acquisitive for article afterpiece to the EPA’s 29 mpg artery fuel-economy appraisement for the 4×4 diesel-powered Ram (the 4×2 adaptation has an alike college 32 mpg artery rating). You can analysis out that adventure beneath to see why the Ram may acquire collapsed abbreviate of its ratings.
In added above barter account this week, Ford is abandoning a whopping 232,000 or so model-year 2017-19 Super Duty pickups for a birthmark that could account a abbreviate in the electric latch absolution of the tailgate, potentially consistent in the tailgate aperture accidentally and amoral burden falling out and causing a crash. That assurance activity is abutting with a far abate (but conceivably appropriately dangerous) anamnesis of about 200 model-year 2019 Ram 1500 pickups for a birthmark that could account a abbreviate ambit of the ability council system.
Tesla Cybertruck account and added recalls lie above that, so be abiding to accumulate account for all the barter account from the accomplished anniversary from both Cars.com and sister armpit PickupTrucks.com.
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