What kind of powertrain options are available for the 2019 Ram 1500?
When it comes to the power behind the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 there are a few choices. The standard engine is the tried and true Pentastar 3.6-liter V6 engine. This engine comes with an upgraded eTorque mild hybrid system and cranks out 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. Upgrades to this engine include a two-step variable valve lift and wide-range variable valve timing to deliver the best combination of fuel economy and power. For even more power drivers can opt for the 5.7-liter Hemi V8. This brawny engine produces 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque and offers smooth power that other turbocharged engines just can’t match. Other technology enhancements that contribute to the power and fuel economy of this engine include cylinder deactivation and variable valve timing. Ram connects both of these engines to the full electronic TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission! With a wide spread of gear ratios, this transmission keeps the engine rpms in the right range whether you’re cruising down the highway of taking the 1500 to the construction site.
What kind of safety and security can the 2019 Ram 1500 offer me?
Both safety and security have been ramped up for the 2019 model year. Ram is offering more than 100 safety and security features for the 1500 all of which are the latest in advanced technology. New features for 2019 include Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop, Go and Hold, an adaptive front lighting system, blind spot monitoring, brake-throttle override, an electric parking brake, Forward Collision Warning Plus, LaneSense lane departure warning, park assist systems, a surround view camera, a tailgate ajar notification, a tire fill alert, and so much more!
What kind of standard features does the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 offer?
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 offers owners an impressive amount of cargo room and organization! The bed offers a maximum cargo volume of 61.5 cubic feet, that enough room for full 4×8 sheets of plywood! Plus the available and class-exclusive RamBox Cargo Management System make it incredibly easy to stay organized. Inside the truck, you’ll find some of the most state-of-the-art technology ever like the fourth-generation Uconnect system and the most powerful sound system in a pickup truck ever! The Tradesman model comes loaded with great standard features. Including automatic headlamps, 40/20/40 split folding bench seats, one auxiliary port, three USB ports, a 12-volt auxiliary power outlet, one year of SiriusXM radio, Bluetooth, a 5-inch touchscreen display, and Uconnect 5.0. There are also two interior colors to choose from: Black and Diesel Gray. As well as a theft deterrent system, remote keyless entry, power windows, power door locks, locking tailgate, halogen headlamps, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a rearview camera. Standard equipment for the Tradesman model includes front and rear Frequency Response Damping shock absorbers, a black grille and black steel bumpers, a 730-amp maintenance-free battery, a 3.21 rear axle ratio, and a 160-amp alternator.