What Are The Features Of The 2019 Ram 1500?

2019 Ram 1500 Towing

Strong, sophisticated and durable, the 2019 Ram 1500 is a pickup truck that makes a big impact in the light-duty class. This powerful model is available with the all-new eTorque technology under the hood. An air suspension system, 4x4 drive and locking rear differential give this vehicle a boost on rugged landscapes. The premium lineup for the 2019 Ram 1500 includes the Longhorn, Limited, Rebel and Tradesman models. Most of the trims come with the all-new Uconnect 4C NAV multimedia system that has a 12-inch touch screen. You can also get a traditional 8.4-inch display with a touch-screen menu.

What Improvements Have Been Made Under The Hood?

For 2019, the 5.7 L HEMI V8 engine gets a major update that improves efficiency. The all-new eTorque technology is essentially a modified hybrid system that's ideal for a powerful pickup truck. Variable valve timing (VVT) is another feature that saves fuel in various driving conditions. When operating at optimum levels, the eight-cylinder HEMI engine produces up to 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque.

You can tow a 12,750-pound trailer with this updated powertrain that runs on unleaded gasoline. The TorqueFlite automatic transmission system is tuned to work with this legendary powertrain. You get eight ratios in the dynamic gearbox of this signature transmission, which has a transfer case with a shift-on-the-fly function. Some trims could be equipped with the Electric Shift-on-Demand transfer case that improves handling in tough conditions.

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Is the RAM 1500 as Good Off-Road as it is On the road?

When it comes to off-road performance, the 2019 Ram 1500 boasts several advanced features. The Active-Level Four Corner suspension system is tough enough to handle rugged terrains. This highly adaptive suspension increases the ground clearance by up to 2 inches compared to previous models. Carrying the ELocker technology, the locking differential significantly boosts the performance of the axles, especially on mud, sand and grass.

This versatile pickup truck could be fitted with 33-inch, all-terrain tires with the GoodYear Wrangler DuraTec label. For its massive and bulky frame, the 2019 Ram 1500 has an impressive coefficient of drag of only .357. Some minor changes have been made to the front windshield and fascia for better aerodynamics. The hood and cabin have been sculpted and refined to divert air on the highway. Active at speeds of more than 30 MPH, the all-new Active Air Dam technology lowers this pickup truck by up to 2.5 inches to reduce drag forces.

Which New Safety Features are Included This Year?

Available with more than 100 safety and security features, the 2019 Ram 1500 is one of the safest pickup trucks on the current market. The traditional LaneSense technology controls the all-new Lane Departure Warning-Plus. You also get help from the Blind Spot Monitoring, which scans your blind zones for other vehicles or motorcycles. Towing comes with little concerns when you have the Trailer Detection function that's linked to the Rear Cross Path Detection.

The 360 Surround View Camera scans every corner of the vehicle in real time. This high-tech pickup truck also offers the Park Assist feature that's useful for parallel and perpendicular parking. When going on an extended drive, you have the convenience of turning on the Adaptive Cruise Control. In addition to having an autopilot setting, the cruise control comes with a stop-and-go capability.

The 2019 Ram 1500 has plenty of reliable features in the passive safety category, such as six standard air bags. You could use the Sentry Key to conveniently open and close the doors of this pickup truck. Additionally, the All-Secure technology makes it easy to lock and unlock the doors and RamBox Cargo Management.

Are you interested in buying or leasing the all-new 2019 Ram 1500? Then visit our dealership for a test drive in this premium pickup truck.

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