Summer

Hellcat-Powered 2021 Ram TRX Coming This Summer

  • Ram has announced that the 2021 TRX Hellcat-powered pickup truck will be unveiled this summer by releasing a teaser image on Twitter.
  • It’s expected to be powered by the 707-hp supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 that’s found in the Dodge Challenger and Charger SRT Hellcats.
  • It should arrive sometime next year with an expected starting price around $56,000.

    We’ve been eagerly awaiting Ram’s answer to the ultra-capable, high-performance Ford F-150 Raptor since the FCA brand revealed the Ram Rebel TRX concept in 2016. We don’t have to wait much longer. Soon there will be a burly Ram pickup with a whole lotta supercharger whine on the streets. According to this post on Twitter today, the 2021 Ram TRX will make its official debut this summer.

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    Used Cars Are Costing Dealers More, but This Can Still Be Your Summer of Deals

    • The wholesale price of used vehicles, the prices generally paid by dealers at auctions, fell steeply when the coronavirus-related shutdowns began, but since then, they have jumped above pre-pandemic forecasts.
    • Nonetheless, the retail price, or the price paid by consumers, of used vehicles has remained fairly flat.
    • The used-vehicle market’s landscape could change greatly in the coming months when a lot of cars with leases extended during the pandemic come back to dealerships, and also if a cash-for-clunkers program comes to fruition.

      While states across the country issued stay-at-home orders to combat the spread of COVID-19, the used-car market shuddered as the flow of used vehicles to dealer lots was disrupted. Wholesale used-car values, or the prices paid by dealers, fell 11.3 percent from March to April, according to the Manheim Used Vehicle Value Index.

      Yet, after hitting a low in April, values have recovered 13.9 percent through mid-June,

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