Auto123 decides what 10 things you really want to know about the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX.
We first test-drove the 2021 Ram TRX in the fall of 2020, and it was clear from the get-go that this is a beast (of a vehicle) in a class of its own. A class that's on the verge of extinction! I had occasion to drive this totally unreasonable truck more recently, in winter but in an urban environment away from its favoured off-road ecosystem. A sad, pandemic-related fact for an off-road driving enthusiast like myself...
But the show must go on. In a period of confinement, when it's verboten to drive a vehicle after 8 p.m. in Quebec, you have to be resourceful and try to maximize every kilometre you drive, especially at the wheel of a monster like this, which devours fuel to the tune of 19.8L/100 km (its official combined rating, according to the Canadian EnerGuide. Eye-poppingly, my average remained above 28.0L/100 km; I kid not.
Here are 10 fun facts, oddities or just plain things you want to know about the new most muscular pickup on the blog – until the 2022 Ford Raptor R shows up of course!