2019 Ram 1500: Truck Of The Year

March 1st, 2019 by

Ram truck, when first introduced by Dodge in 1921, Over the years, the designers at Ram have worked hard to bring more brawn and sophistication to the Ram truck lineup. And it’s paid off as this year, Motor Trend has voted the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 as the Truck Of The Year!

-Ram Truck Ruggedness Outside-

With this latest redesign, Ram Truck designed the 1500 model to be the class leader in its’ class. Taking an uncompromising approach, the towing and hauling capability that goes in every Ram was given to the all-new 1500. It all begins with the optional eTORQUE technology that allows for the best MPG in class. Pair this with a choice of the reliable Pentastar 3.6L V6 engine, and the legendary 5.7L HEMI engine and it’s a torque lover’s dream!  Couple any of these engines to either 8-speed Torqeflite transmission options and you have a drivetrain that is unbeatable. Add in available work-duty axles, steeper gear ratios, and tow package, and the top-line Longhorn Laramie model can make easy work of any job big or small. Especially when equipped with the class-exclusive RamBox option and 60/40 split tailgate options. With a 12,750-pound max tow capacity, it’s clear that Ram Truck is smart for around town, light duty work and outdoor lifestyles.

-Stunning 21st Century Design Inside-

Ram Trucks are built for the job site but that doesn’t mean that they lack for innovation. Take a closer look. A 3.5-inch (or available 7-inch) Driver Information Display (DID) sits squarely in the center of the dashboard. Controls on the steering wheel allow for ease of quickly monitoring your Ram. Add in the ubiquitous Uconnect infotainment system for navigation, music, and Bluetooth for a completely hands-free experience.  And it is can be configured up to a 12-inch size! Apple CarPlay and Android Auto let the tunes flow freely from your phone all controlled from the available infotainment touchscreen. Ram Trucks did not forget safety with six standard airbags to keep you and your family safe. With Hill Descent, Hill Start Assist and ParkView backup camera, you are not driving blind either. With available auxiliary switches, USB ports and power ports, the all-new Ram 1500 is prepared for any electronic addition you want to add or use!

-An Award-Worthy Package-

Motor Trend knew what they were doing when choosing the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 as its Truck of The Year. Smart engineering, useful features and a healthy dose of Dodge and Ram Truck legacy make for a winning combination for you. If you want a truck that turns heads and does it all for you at work, home and outdoors, come by and see us and get behind the wheel of a new 2019 award-winning Ram 1500!

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