Canada Press Kit: 2022 Ram 1500

CANADA: 2022 Ram 1500 Fact Sheet

Windsor, Ontario September 1, 2021 - The 2022 Ram 1500 is the no-compromise benchmark for durability, technology, efficiency, performance and convenience with features never before offered in a pickup. The Ram 1500 features up to 5,783 kilograms (12,750 pounds) of towing capability and 1,043 kilograms (2,300 pounds) of payload. The eTorque 48-volt mild hybrid system delivers improved fuel efficiency in both V-6 (standard) and V-8 configurations. The Ram 1500 is North America’s most powerful half-ton diesel pickup with 480 lb.-ft. of torque and is rated at an unsurpassed 7.1 L/100km highway, delivering over 1,600 kilometres of range on a single tank of fuel.
The 2022 Ram 1500 TRX has been rigorously tested to handle the most punishing conditions with extreme capability and durability on its way to being the quickest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced half-ton pickup truck in the world.

As a segment disrupter, the Uconnect 5 system with a massive 12-inch touchscreen leads the segment in technology, featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views, and content from SiriusXM with 360L and Personalized Stations Powered by Pandora. Active safety and security systems include adaptive cruise control, Forward Collision Warning, Blind-spot Monitoring and Ready Alert Braking. Class-leading ride and handling are accomplished via a segment-exclusive link-coil rear suspension system with optional active-level four-corner air suspension.

New for 2022
  • New Ram 1500 TRX Ignition Edition is available with the Level 2 Equipment Group and features a unique Ignition Orange exterior colour, new 18-inch machine face black wheels, spray-in bedliner, cargo tie downs, bed step, and special graphics. Inside the Ram 1500 TRX Ignition Edition features copperhead orange stitching and embroidered TRX logos, orange centre console badge, copper carbon fibre accent package, head-up display, pedestrian emergency braking, panoramic sunroof, orange tweeters and all-weather slush mats with an orange Ram’s head logo
  • New Ram 1500 Limited 10th Anniversary Edition joins the lineup and features an exclusive Blue Shade exterior colour, multi-function tailgate, cold air intake, cold end exhaust, unique badging and 22-inch polished wheels. Inside, the 1500 Limited 10th Anniversary Edition features unique Indigo and Sea Salt quilted leather seats, instrument panel, console and door inserts, suede headliner, visors and A-pillar, 10th Anniversary console badge and cluster splash screen, aluminum Litho bezels, jeweled shifter knob, metal pedal kit and a 19-speaker premium sound system
  • New Ram 1500 GT Laramie, Ram 1500 GT Rebel and Ram 1500 GT Sport Crew Cab models with the 5-foot, 7-inch bed includes a sport performance hood, black grille, GT decals, cold air intake and cold air performance exhaust. Inside, bucket seats with high bolsters, a new flat-bottom steering wheel with enhanced hand grips and aluminum paddle shifters, performance-oriented floor shifter, performance screens, all-weather floor mats and metal pedal kit are included
  • New Ram 1500 BackCountry, available on Ram 1500 Big Horn models with 5.7-litre V-8 engines, includes a body-colour grille surround, black tu-tone exterior paint, black badging, exhaust, headlamps, running boards and mirrors, tonneau cover, Bed Utility Group (spray-in bedliner, centre-mounted deployable bed step and a cargo divider) and Off Road Group (electronic locking rear axle, heavy-duty shock absorbers, skid plates for the front suspension, steering gear and transfer case, hill-descent control, Off-Road pages, tow hooks and all-terrain or on/off-road tires)
  • Ram 1500 (RED) Edition is available on Limited Crew Cab configurations, a choice of both V-8 engines or EcoDiesel and features red R-A-M grille and door badging. A (RED) badge is also on the centre console lid
  • All-new Uconnect 5 system is standard on Ram 1500 Big Horn models and above, four times faster with three times more memory, features Wi-Fi capability and tow-specific navigation and brings flexibility that allows the system to continuously evolve to offer new content, features and services
  • Trailer Hitch Light is now included in Trailer Tow Group and includes four LED lights that provide clear, crisp light from directly above the trailer hitch
  • Ram Clean Air System is standard on all 2022 Ram 1500 models and filters 95-per cent of air particulates. Cleanest cabin air in a Ram Truck ever separates out pollen, allergens and bacteria
Highlights
  • Class-exclusive air suspension enhances fuel efficiency, improves ride and gives greater off-road capability, load-leveling and entry/exit convenience
  • Maximum payload of 1,043 kilograms (2,300 pounds) and maximum trailer tow of 5,783 kg (12,750 lb.)
  • North America’s most powerful half-ton diesel pickup with 480 lb.-ft. of torque and most capable light-duty diesel, with towing capability up to 5,697 kg (12,560 lb.)
  • Quickest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced truck in the world courtesy of the legendary supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI® V-8 engine
  • Luxury interior with Uconnect 5 system and 12-inch touchscreen featuring Alexa In-Vehicle Assistant, simultaneous connectivity for two Bluetooth-enabled phones, tow-specific navigation, dynamic range mapping and connected driver profiles
  • Quickest, fastest, most powerful and most fuel-efficient Ram 1500 lineup ever:
    • 3.6-litre eTorque Pentastar V-6 engine, delivering 305 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft. of torque
    • 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V-6 engine, delivering 260 horsepower and 480 lb.-ft. of torque
    • 5.7-litre HEMI V-8 engine with variable-valve timing (VVT), 395 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque
    • 5.7-litre eTorque HEMI V-8 with VVT, 395 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque
    • Supercharged 6.2-litre HEMI V-8 sets new benchmarks for power and performance among half-ton pickups with 702 horsepower and 650 lb.-ft. or torque
  • Largest cab creates the most spacious interior for additional features and passenger comfort
  • Second row offers 8 degrees of slide recline, heated and cooled seats, a flat-load floor with integrated RamBins, tie-down rings and expandable under-seat storage
  • Class-exclusive RamBox cargo management system, relocatable anchor points, bed divider and new multifunction tailgate with a centre bed step make for the best pickup bed in the business
Configurations in 4x2 and 4x4
  • Quad Cab 6-foot, 4-inch bed
  • Crew Cab 5-foot, 7-inch bed
  • Crew Cab 6-foot, 4-inch bed

Model Lineup
The Ram 1500 offers 10 models:
  • Tradesman
  • Tradesman HFE
  • Big Horn
  • Sport
  • Rebel
  • Laramie
  • Longhorn
  • Limited Longhorn
  • Limited 10th Anniversary Edition
  • TRX
Available Exterior Colours
Monotone
  • Delmonico Red Pearl
  • Flame Red
  • Patriot Blue Pearl
  • Hydro Blue
  • Granite Crystal Metallic
  • Billet Silver Metallic
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearl
  • Ivory Tri-Coat
  • Bright White
  • Blue Shade (Limited 10th Anniversary)
  • Ignition Orange (TRX)
Tu-tone
  • Billet Silver Metallic
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearl
     
Ram Truck Brand
In 2009, the Ram Truck brand launched as a stand-alone division, focused on meeting the demands of truck buyers and delivering benchmark-quality vehicles. With a full lineup of trucks, the Ram 1500, 2500/3500 Heavy Duty, 3500/4500/5500 Chassis Cab, ProMaster and ProMaster City, the Ram brand builds trucks that get the hard work done and families where they need to go.

Ram continues to outperform the competition and sets the benchmarks for:
  • 1,075 lb.-ft. of torque with Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Towing capacity of 16,824 kilograms (37,090 pounds) with Ram 3500
  • Segment first 1,000 lb.-ft. of torque with Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Payload of 3,484 kilograms (7,680 pounds) with Ram 3500
  • Most luxurious: Ram Limited with real wood, real leather and 12-inch Uconnect touchscreen
  • Best ride and handling with exclusive link coil rear and auto-level air suspensions
  • Most interior space with Ram Mega Cab
  • Ram 1500, North America’s most powerful half-ton diesel pickup with 480 lb.-ft. of torque, achieves an unsurpassed 7.1 L/100 km highway and delivers over 1,600 kilometres of range on a single tank of fuel
  • Ram 1500 TRX is the quickest, fastest and most powerful mass-produced pickup truck in the world
  • Most awarded light-duty truck in North America
  • Highest owner loyalty of any half-ton pickup
  • Over the last 30 years, Ram has the highest percentage of pickups still on the road
Ram is part of the portfolio of brands offered by leading global automaker and mobility provider Stellantis. For more information regarding Stellantis (NYSE: STLA), please visit www.stellantis.com.