All-new 2019 Ram 1500 Wins Top Honor as Overall ‘Best Family Car’ From GAAMA

Posted on 23. May, 2018 by in Chrysler Canada

May 22, 2018

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

FCA US LLC code vehicles stole a uncover during a annual Family Car Challenge hosted by a Greater Atlanta Automotive Media Association (GAAMA), winning some-more awards than any other manufacturer during a annual competition.
 
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 was respected with altogether Best Family Car and Best Family Truck awards. The Chrysler Pacifica was named a Best Three-Row Family Car for a second uninterrupted year, as good as Best Green Family Car. 
 
GAAMA members evaluated several manufacturers’ vehicles, travelling several family-oriented categories. Journalists scored vehicles after pushing suburban routes around The Hotel during Avalon in Alpharetta, Georgia.
 
“The GAAMA Family Car Challenge is singular in that we horde a usually car foe specific to a needs and desires of today’s families,” pronounced Daryl Killian, GAAMA boss and horde of The AutoNsider on News Talk 1380 WAOK, an Entercom Radio Station formed in Atlanta. “For a third year in a row, a members were tender with Ram 1500’s multiple of technology, functionality, drivability and family-friendly features. It’s usually wise that a all-new 2019 Ram 1500 won a tip altogether endowment given how a 2019 Ram 1500 is installed with well-thought-out facilities that are critical to families: segment-leading fuel efficiency, considerable float quality, crafty storage solutions and a extensive infotainment system. The repeat wins for a Chrysler Pacifica are also impressive. Today’s bustling families need a car that can assistance make their lives easier, and a Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid surpass that promise.” 
 
FCA US vehicles receiving awards during a GAAMA Family Car Challenge:
 
Ram Brand
Overall Best Family Car: 2019 Ram 1500
Best Family Pickup Truck: 2019 Ram 1500
 
Chrysler Brand
Best Three-Row Family Car: 2018 Chrysler Pacifica
Best Green Family Car: 2018 Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid
 
About 2019 Ram 1500
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is a no-compromise truck, heading in luxury, efficiency, capability and innovation. Ram’s newest 1500 addresses a flourishing direct of families for a double-duty car with a largest cabin in a segment, implausible comfort, preference facilities and altogether drivability. Defining destiny pickup trucks, a 2019 Ram 1500 commands with innovative design, a top peculiarity materials and class-exclusive record for a family solution.
 
Ram leads a full-size lorry shred with a many reserve and confidence facilities and now delivers poignant gains in fuel potency with an all-new eTorque complement in both V-6 and V-8 configurations. Overall weight for a Ram 1500 has been reduced by 225 pounds. As a truck’s backbone, a support uses modernized materials and engineering to discharge 100 pounds while augmenting rigidity and continuance for 12,750 pounds of towing capability and 2,300 pounds of payload. The new Uconnect 4C with a large 12-inch touchscreen leads a pickup universe with record featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views and disdainful calm from SiriusXM with 360L. Active reserve and confidence systems join a record assault with adaptive journey control, brazen collision warning, Blind-spot Monitoring and prepared warning braking.
 
The 2019 Ram 1500 went on sale progressing this year and has a starting Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $31,695 and $1,645 end fee.
 
About 2018 Chrysler Pacifica
As a strange creator of a minivan 35 years ago, FCA US continues to renovate a shred with firsts, notching 78 innovations by a initial 5 minivan generations. With a introduction of a Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid, FCA US adds 37 minivan firsts to a portfolio for an rare sum of 115 innovations in a segment, including a industry’s initial minivan accessible as a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle.
 
The Chrysler Pacifica — a many awarded minivan of 2016 and 2017 — reinvents a minivan shred with an rare turn of functionality, versatility, record and confidant styling. The Pacifica Hybrid takes this insubordinate car a step serve with a class-exclusive, innovative plug-in hybrid powertrain. It’s a initial electrified car in a minivan shred and achieves 84 miles per gallon homogeneous (MPGe) in electric-only mode and 33 miles of all-electric range. With some-more than 100 accessible reserve and confidence features, a Uconnect Theater back chair party complement and a full array of comfort and preference technologies, a Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica Hybrid are no-compromise minivans ideally matched for today’s families.
 
The Chrysler Pacifica lineup is expanding for 2018 with a serve of a S Appearance Package, that offers a customized, jaunty demeanour featuring black accents inside and out. The Chrysler Pacifica also receives additional updates for a 2018 indication year, including customary SafetyTec opposite all gas and hybrid models, and upgraded Uconnect 4 systems with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
 
About GAAMA
GAAMA’s design is to serve professionalism of a automotive media; yield a forum for newsworthy people and products connected with a automotive industry; and to move together people whose activities describe to a margin of automotive journalism, open family and compared fields for a mutual advantage of all parties.
 
About FCA US LLC
FCA US LLC is a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan. It designs, manufactures, and sells or distributes vehicles underneath a Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The Company also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. FCA US is building on a ancestral foundations of Chrysler Corp., determined in 1925 by attention idealist Walter P. Chrysler and Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino (F.I.A.T.), founded in Italy in 1899 by pioneering entrepreneurs, including Giovanni Agnelli. FCA US is a member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA).

FCA, a eighth-largest automaker in a universe formed on sum annual car sales, is an general automotive group. FCA is listed on a New York Stock Exchange underneath a pitch “FCAU” and on a Mercato Telematico Azionario underneath a pitch “FCA.”

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