You might be noticing something new with the Ram 1500, and that’s because the 2019 model has been completely redesigned. This pickup truck is back and better than ever, with a large reduction in weight, an increase in aerodynamics, a new mild hybrid system for better fuel economy, extra space in the rear-seat, and the towing capabilities that you’re used to. Really, the Ram 1500 has been raised to a level that will be hard to beat for years to come, which is why it has been winning awards left and right. Whether you’re looking for a workhorse, or a vehicle that your entire family will love, the 2019 Ram 1500 is up for any job, no matter how difficult. To learn more about the trim options and the engine lineup, keep reading down below!
2WD or 4WD
Eight-speed automatic transmission
Forward collision warning
High-strength steel frame
Dual USB inputs
6-speaker audio system
How does the Ram 1500 maintain safety?
Not only is the Ram 1500 large, powerful, and full of infotainment technology--it also comes with over 100 standard and available safety features. These features range from sensors to sophisticated software that all help to keep you in control and informed. Some specific features that are available include LaneSense lane departure warning, blind-spot monitoring, a 360-degree surround view camera, perpendicular and parallel park assist, forward collision warning, and a high-strength steel frame.
What trims come with the 1500?
To further enhance the Ram 1500, there are seven trims you can choose from. The base model is called Tradesman, which comes with a long list of standard features. You’ll be getting trailer sway control, a 6-speaker audio system, automatic headlights, cruise control, vinyl upholstery and flooring, dual USB inputs, a Class III hitch receiver, a 5-inch touchscreen display with Uconnect, Bluetooth, air conditioning, push-button ignition, an auxiliary audio jack, heated side mirrors, and a 40/20/40-split-folding bench seat. You can add cloth upholstery, an electronic locking rear differential, or even trailer brake control. An off-roading focused model, Rebel, adds features like front tow hooks, a Class IV hitch receiver, skid plates, hill descent control, fortified shocks and suspension, a 3.92 axle ratio, an electronic-locking rear axle, front bucket seats, satellite radio, a power-adjustable driver seat, LED foglights and headlights, and a larger driver information display. One of the highest models available is Longhorn, which adds upgraded leather upholstery, a spray-in bedliner, a CD player, ventilated and heated reclining rear seats, chrome side steps, and a leather-wrapped wood steering wheel.
What engine comes with the Ram 1500?
Along with the many trim levels available with the Ram 1500, there are also two engines available. The first engine is the 3.6-liter V6, which and pump out around 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. The other engine is a 5.7-V8, which can create up to 410 lb-ft of torque and 395 horsepower. The standard transmission is an eight-speed automatic transmission. Two-wheel drive is standard, although four-wheel drive is also available. A mild-hybrid system comes standard with the V6 engine, and it’s available with the V8 engine.
Final Thoughts on the 2019 Ram 1500
Drive home in a redesigned 2019 Ram 1500 today! These trucks are more fuel efficient than ever, and still offering the towing capabilities that you need. We have an impressive stock of Ram 1500s on our lot, and we'd be happy to help you find the model that fits your needs.