What's New in Medium-Duty Trucks for 2009-MY
September 2008, Work Truck - Cover Story
Dodge 4500 and 5500 Chass is Cabs
Introduced as all-new product offerings for the 2008-MY, the 2009-MY Dodge 4500 and 5500 Chassis Cabs have additional innovative features, more power, and better fuel efficiency.
Trailer tow capacity was increased for 2009, and the GCWR was increased to 26,000 lbs. on the 5500 Series.
Two powertrain options are available: the 6.7L Cummins diesel in a 6-speed manual or automatic, available with an optional remote start. New premium fleet options include daytime running lights, power eight-way driver seat, power equipment group, security alarm, uConnect hands-free communication system, and MyGIG multimedia infortainment system with Bluetooth technology.
Dodge has also added an ambulance prep package on all 4500 and 5500 models.