COLUMBUS, Ohio, March 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbus International Auto Show attendees will get to experience the power, capabilities and performance of the award-winning Ram trucks at the Ram Truck Experience test track, returning to the auto show March 16-19.
"We are proud to showcase the most innovative lineup of full-size pickup trucks on the market," said Jeff Hines, Director of the Great Lakes Business Center – FCA US LLC. "The Ram Truck Experience will be engaging and memorable for riders as they experience the refined interior, capabilities and handling of the Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500."
Participants in the Ram Truck Experience will be given rides with a performance driver through an indoor obstacle course that demonstrates various truck capabilities, including: 30-degree wedge to demonstrate traction; rocks and logs to demonstrate articulation and stability; bumps to demonstrate suspension; and a Ram Mountain to demonstrate the ground clearance, approach and departure angles.
Upon completion of the ride, participants will receive a commemorative RAM t-shirt.
There is no additional fee for auto show attendees to participate in the experience. The hours are:
RAM Truck Experience Hours
- Thursday, March 16: 12-8 p.m.
- Friday, March 17: 12-8 p.m.
- Saturday, March 18: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
- Sunday, March 19: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Ram Truck Experience can be found near the Ram display at the Greater Columbus Convention Center (400 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43215). For more information about the Columbus International Auto Show visit www.columbusautoshow.com.
About Ram Truck Brand
Since its launch as a stand-alone division in 2009, the Ram Truck brand has steadily emerged as an industry leader with America's longest-lasting line of pickups.
Creating a distinct identity for Ram trucks has allowed the brand to concentrate on core customers and the features they find valuable. Whether focusing on a family that uses a Ram 1500 day-in and day-out, a hard-working Ram 3500 Heavy Duty owner or a business that depends on its Ram ProMaster commercial van every day for deliveries, Ram has the truck market covered.
In order to be the best, it takes a commitment to innovation, capability, efficiency and durability. Ram Truck invests substantially in its products, infusing them with great looks, refined interiors, durable engines and exclusive features that further enhance their capabilities.
Ram continues to beat the competition in the most sought-after titles:
- Longest-lasting line of pickups
- Best-in-class ride and handling with exclusive link coil rear and auto-level air suspensions
- Best-in-class fuel economy and longest range with exclusive EcoDiesel – 29 mpg and 754 miles with Ram 1500
- Best-in-class gas towing – 16,320 pounds with Ram 2500
- Highest snow plow rating – Ram 2500 and 3500
- Most interior space with Ram Mega Cab
- Most capable fullsize off-road pickup – Ram Power Wagon
Truck customers, from half-ton to commercial, have a demanding range of needs and require their vehicles to provide high levels of capability. Ram trucks are designed to deliver a total package.
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SOURCE FCA US LLC