Trucks and farming work together, so it’s a little surprising that it took till 2017 for a company to market a truck particularly for farming, however that modifies with the introduction of the 2018 Ram Harvest Edition.
The model is a special edition that can be applied to almost every truck Ram builts. You can get it for the 1500, 2500 or 3500, regardless the cab setup, box length or the engine under the hood.
Similar to numerous other Ram special editions, there aren’t lots of modifications beyond visual appeals. The ride height is boosted by 1 inch, and the 1500 Harvest Edition gets off-road tires, where as heavy-duty versions get tires for both on- and off-road adventures. All Harvest Edition trucks also get a spray-in bedliner, black tubular side steps, a fold-out bumper step, skid plates, tow hooks and heated seats. Trucks that are heavy-duty likewise get a camera that checks out the bed.
The outside features a bunch of chrome brightwork, consisting of in the grille and on the bumpers. There are 17- or 18-inch alloy wheels readily available. Two new exterior colors are available, named after agriculture business– Case IH Red and New Holland Blue.
Looking at the interior, Harvest Edition trucks include an 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment screen along with navigation, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and a 4G Wi-Fi hotspot.
Ram’s Harvest Edition trucks are set to go on sale in the third quarter of this year. The light-duty version begins at $39,910, while durable variants begin at $46,235.