Red 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Front Exterior on a Desert Trail

Guide to 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Off-Road and Performance Features

What Are the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Off-Road Features? 

Born and bred for the trail, the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX promises unrivaled power in the half-ton pickup truck segment that is backed by next-level performance features and technology that will deliver plenty of heart-pounding thrills on the trail. Drivers who are chomping at the bit to get behind the wheel of the Ram 1500 TRX and hit the trail want to know – what are the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Off-Road features? Find out how the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX will take your next adventure to another level at Albany CDJR! 


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Ram 1500 TRX Engine and Specs 

Unrivaled off-road performance starts under the hood and the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX delivers next-level power via a 702-horsepower 6.2-liter supercharged HEMI® V-8 engine that shells out a chassis-twisting 650 pound-feet of torque. Paired with a high-torque-capacity TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission, the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX is capable of world-class speeds on the track or the trail. 

  • 702 Horsepower 
  • 650 Pound-Feet of Torque 
  • 0-60 MPH – 4.5 Seconds 
  • 0-100 MPH – 10.5 Seconds 
  • Quarter-Mile Time – 12.9 Seconds with Top Speed of 108 MPH 
  • Top Speed – 118 MPH 
2021 Ram 1500 TRX Engine

Ram 1500 TRX Suspension and Shocks 

To deliver a flawless ride in extreme terrain, the Ram 1500 TRX is built on a high-strength steel frame that is backed by a next-generation five-link coil suspension that will absorb plenty of abuse on the trail. The suspension system employs active damping technology inspired by Baja race trucks with forged aluminum control arms and an independent front suspension built with high-strength aluminum to make it more durable.  

Bilstein® 2.5-inch Black Hawk e2 adaptive performance shocks will deliver instantaneous response on rough terrain and employ improved heat dissipation – ideal for high speeds. Ram 1500 TRX models are built to deliver a reliable performance in extreme terrain and a Dana® 60 solid rear axle with a 3.55 gear ratio will check all the boxes. Best-in-class 15-inch front brakes provide the stopping power you need at high speeds. 

Close Up of 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Wheels
Close Up of 2021 Ram 1500 TRX Bilstein Shocks

Ram 1500 TRX Specs and Dimensions 

Built for the trail, the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX features a rugged design platform that was developed with extreme terrain in mind. The Ram 1500 TRX adds 8.0 inches of width to the standard Ram 1500 body with composite fender flares and provides 13 inches of wheel travel at all four corners. When faced with rocky terrain or flowing rivers, the Ram 1500 TRX is well equipped with 11.8 inches of ground clearance and 32 inches of water fording capability. To help the Ram 1500 TRX tackle the toughest terrain in the world, it is outfitted with 18×9-inch aluminum wheels with beadlock capability and 35-inch Goodyear Wrangler Territory All-Terrain tires.  


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Are you interested in the 702-horsepower Ram 1500 TRX? You may want to know – what are the 2021 Ram 1500 TRX off-road features – and we have answers at Albany CDJR. Find a Ram pickup truck that meets your needs when you visit the Albany CDJR online inventory