2022 Ram 1500 Big Horn has an Impressive Towing Capacity
The Big Horn is the second trim level that is offered on the Ram 1500. This model comes equipped with a wide range of special features that help to make it more innovative and impressive than some of its competitors’ models. Not only does the Big Horn offer a stunning interior and exterior design, but it also comes with a powerful engine under the hood that has impressive towing power. Here is a look at some of the new and exciting features that you can find in the 2022 Ram 1500 Big Horn.
The 1500 Big Horn features a stunning, yet rugged, exterior design. The body is wrapped in subtle lines and curves to help give it a more athletic and muscular appearance. When you choose the Big Horn model, you are treated to a wide range of extra features that help to enhance the exterior. For instance, the Big Horn comes standard with 18-inch aluminum wheels, a chrome grille, chrome front and rear bumpers, and chrome door handles.
Sitting on either side of the large and stylish grille is a set of automatic quad-halogen headlamps as well as a set of fog lamps. The power-folding side mirrors feature auto-dimming technology and are heated.
The interior is both spacious and comfortable. The cabin is adorned in a soft cloth fabric and there is plenty of legroom and headspace to ensure all passengers feel comfortable. There are also several storage compartments located throughout the cabin as well. In the Crew Cab model, there are storage bins located under the floor in the second row.
The Big Horn comes standard with the innovative Uconnect 3 system which features a 5-inch touchscreen infotainment display. The display comes with a wide range of apps and features, including hands-free communication with Bluetooth-streaming capabilities. There is also a 3.5-inch Electronic Vehicle Information Centre that allows you to quickly check your truck’s most important information.
The 2022 Ram 1500 Big Horn comes standard with a wide range of driver-assist and safety features. Some of the features that you can find on the Big Horn include:
- Advanced Airbag System
- Reverse Camera
- Electronic Stability Control
- Electronic Roll Mitigation
- Rain Brake Support
- Ready Alert Braking
- Trailer Sway Control
- Tire Pressure Monitor System
Power and Performance
The Big Horn offers two powerful engine options this year. The standard 3.6-litre V6 engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission and is able to deliver up to 305 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft of torque. The engine also comes standard with a mild-hybrid eTorque system that adds 90 lb.-ft of launch torque when travelling at low speeds. With this powerful engine, the Big Horn is able to tow up to 3,383 kg (7,460 pounds).
The Big Horn also offers the available 5.7-litre Hemi V8 engine that is also paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission and is able to deliver up to 395 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft of torque. With this engine, the Big Horn can tow up to 5,175 kg (11,410 lb.).