In period to the new 2019 RAM 1500 will feature another special edition, named 2018 RAM 1500 Hydro Blue Sport. At the end of this month, it will be available at dealers, while on the roads is expected later this year. Unfortunately, limited number of only 2000 copies is planned. Based on 2018 RAM 1500 Crew Cab, with the same engine but significantly modified design. The main competitors will be Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra.
This light duty pickup features a Sport Performance hood with two black striped. In addition, it has a sports grille with black billet inserts and black RAM letter badge in the middle. Of course, there are LED daytime running lights and large headlights, vertical rear LEDs and front fog lights. The interior is full of Black and Hydro Blue paint. As standard, it has extremely comfortable black cloth seats with hydro blue stitching, and it is possible to install leather seats. It also has a HVAC and 8.4-inch touchscreen with the Uconnect infotainmet system.
External dimensions Hydro Blue Sport: length 229 inch (5817 mm), width 79.4 inch (2017 mm), height 77.5 inch (1968 mm) and wheelbase 140.5 inch (3569 mm). Aluminum wheels are 20-inch (AWD) or 22-inch (RWD). It is offer with Crew Cab and four doors, and it is possible to accommodate five or six passengers. Towing capacity is 7990 to 10140 lbs (3624 to 4599 kg), while payload is 1510 lbs (685 kg). The lenght cargo space is 68.4 inch (1737 mm).
Below the hood, it has a 5.7-liter V8 Hemi engine. The production of this engine is 395 hp and 410 lb-ft (556 Nm) of torque. The drive is on the rear wheels or on all four wheels, combined with a 8-speed automatic transmission. The maximum speed is up to 155 mph (249 km/h). Probably will have the same fuel consumption as standard models: 15/22/17 mpg (RWD) and 15/21/17 mpg (AWD).
For the basic model 2018 RAM 1500 Hydro Blue Sport it is necessary to allocate 47,455 $, and with additional options it will be much more expensive.