The 2020 Ram Heavy Duty, available in Ram 2500 and 3500 models, delivers high-level capabilities for tough jobs and rugged adventures, with its durable and high-strength structure, powerful engine options, high towing capacity, and the ability to head off the beaten path with ease. The automotive experts at MotorTrend agree, for the magazine gave its prestigious 2020 Truck of the Year Award to the 2020 Ram Heavy Duty.
Criteria for the MotorTrend Truck of the Year of the Year Award
The 2020 Truck of the Year Award — which honors both the 2020 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty models — is one of the most coveted automotive industry awards and represents the pinnacle of an extremely competitive segment. MotorTrend’s “Of the Year” award recognizes the best vehicles representing exceptional value, superiority in their classes, and impact on the automotive scene. After weeks of testing conclude, the judges determine which vehicles will be given “Of the Year” titles. The winners are a result of how each contender measured against the award’s six criteria: design advancement, engineering excellence, efficiency, safety, value, and performance of the intended function.
“The new Ram Heavy Duty makes a powerful statement about our company and the Ram Truck brand. In a brutally competitive truck industry, earning MotorTrend’s Truck of the Year title in consecutive years reaffirms the fact that we have the best light- and heavy-duty trucks on the road today.” – Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand
Previous MotorTrend Truck of the Year Awards for Ram Trucks
As stated by Reid Bigland, this is the second year in a row that Ram Tracks earned the MotorTrend Truck of the Year Award, with 2019 Ram 1500 receiving the honor last year. Ram Trucks also captured the Truck of the Year Award in 2010, 2013, and 2014.