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Old 06-01-2010, 06:34 PM
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Looks like there's going to be a hybrid in the lineup next year as well they have part numbers in the 2011 catalog for the hybrid system...
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I hope there's a good warranty on the battery pack it list's for $7,895.00..
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That seems like a pretty cool idea! If it runs the same and makes the same amount of power! That would definitely help out the MPGs which is a great thing!

You are right about the warranty though!! If that pack goes it would be a really big hit! You may as well go and buy a different truck haha
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Cool, can't wait to get some info on it. It was suppose to come out for 2010 however got delayed.
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How many more mpg are you going to get from the hybrid?
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glad to see it. Dodge seems to be a little behind the curve on the whole hybrid scene.

My FIL has a hybrid Yukon (it's an ugly beast, but he likes it), and he consistently gets in excess of 18-20 around town, with a 6.0L V8 in at least a 6000 lbs SUV. I don't think he's brought it on a road trip, so not sure what he gets there. I believe there is a version available in the half ton trucks too.

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How many more mpg are you going to get from the hybrid?
Not sure just a parts guy they give me no stats....
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I'm just wondering how much more money it's going to be compared to a regular Hemi powered truck with the same equipment. I don't think too many people are going to pay $5,000 - $8000 bucks more just for the hybrid version. And like Sowardcustoms said, I hope the warranty on those batteries is great because an $8,000 battery replacement isin't too affordable of a repair.

If the hybrid was available when I bought my truck, I might have considered as I do mostly city driving. Hell, if there would have been 1500 diesel I would have bought it.
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i agree, they should forget the hybrid and offer a small diesel that gets low to mid 30's mpg.
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I'd go for either hybrid or diesel. The gm warranty on the hybrid system is 8 years 100,000. I'm sure the rams would have something similar.
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