2022 RAM 1500 Performance Features
The powertrain options of the 2022 RAM 1500 include a powerful V6, a V8, a diesel, and an authoritative supercharged V8 engine variant. The current generation of RAM 1500 is successfully built with more power, capacity, better handling, improved stability, and increased comfort.
The performance specifications include a 3.6-L V6 engine with eTorque capability, up to 305 hp, and 269 lb-ft of torque. The 3.0-L EcoDiesel V6 engine produces 260 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque. The 5.7-L HEMI V8 engine generates 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of power, while the supercharged 6.2-L HEMI V8 has 702 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque.
The standard drivetrain is rear-wheel drive, but the vehicles are also available with four-wheel drive. The transmission for these sets of engines is a smooth and timely eight-speed automatic. The V6 is ideal for highway cruising and light towing, while the V8 and diesel engines have higher acceleration and haul heavy loads. The supercharged V8 engine gives your truck a sports-car performance.