Standard powertrain equipment includes the 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6, a gasoline-powered engine that is rated at 280 hp. The EcoDiesel offers 174 hp and 295 lb.-ft. torque. The gross combined weight rating for the V-6 is 11,500 pounds and 12,500 pounds for the EcoDiesel.
The 2014 Ram ProMaster is available in 13 different configurations, from the 1500 Cargo Van with a 118-inch wheelbase to the 3500 Chassis Cab Cutaway with a 159-inch wheelbase and extended frame, the company says.
The new Ram ProMaster is based on the front-wheel-drive Fiat Ducato, which is the most popular full-size van in Europe. The Ducato is now in its third generation, with more than 4.5 million units sold worldwide to date.