Review: 2019 Ram 1500 - MotorTrend Truck of the Year

 

The 2019 Ram 1500 is the 2019 MotorTrend Truck of the Year! It’s easy to understand how and why this full-size pickup truck earned such a big honor. The Ram 1500 delivers what you need for both work and play and perfectly balances quality, capability, comfort, and value. Come by Premier Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to experience the all-new fifth-generation, fully redesigned Ram 1500.

Design

Truck owners expect a lot from their vehicles, so the Ram 1500 gives you plenty of ways to customize yours. The 2019 Ram 1500 offers seating for five or six passengers, provides a choice of seven different grilles, presents three head- and taillamp designs, and has fifteen distinct wheel designs. Depending on your needs, you can choose what’s best between the base Quad Cab or optional Crew Cab, as well as a 6-foot-4 or 5-foot-7 truck bed.

Performance

Standard across the full model line-up is an 8-speed automatic transmission, rear-wheel drivetrain, and a coil-spring rear suspension. The base models are equipped with a 3.6-liter V6 eTorque engine, a mild-hybrid powertrain for improved fuel economy and performance, which pumps out 305-hp and 269 lb-ft of torque. The Ram 1500 has a towing capacity of 12,750 pounds and a 2,100-pound payload capacity. Available is a 5.7-liter Hemi V8 engine which generates 395-hp and 410 lb-ft of torque.

Technology

A Uconnect® infotainment system with a 5-inch touchscreen, integrated voice command with Bluetooth®, three USB ports, a 6-speaker audio system, and Keyless Go™ come standard. Optional features consist of the Uconnect® 4 system with an 8.4-inch display or the upgraded Uconnect® 4C system with a 12-inch multimedia touchscreen and navigation, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ compatibility, SiriusXM® satellite radio, SiriusXM® Traffic Plus and Travel Link, two additional USB ports, and a 9-speaker sound system.

Pricing

Starting at $31,795 MSRP

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