Ram Unveils Special-edition Kentucky Derby® 2019 Heavy Duty Pickup

Posted on 18. Apr, 2019 by in Chrysler Canada

April 17, 2019

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

Today during a New York International Auto Show, a Ram Truck code denounced a singular book of a new 2019 Ram Heavy Duty to commemorate a 145th using of a Kentucky Derby®.
 
The 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Kentucky Derby Edition is suitably formed on a brand’s tip Limited trim and facilities segment-leading capability and technology.
 
The May 4 using of a foe outlines a 10-year anniversary for Ram as a Official Truck of Churchill Downs® and a Kentucky Derby.
 
“The Kentucky Derby stays one of America’s many famous sporting events,” pronounced Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand. “This overworked lorry is packaged with disdainful technology, oppulance and good looks that make it fit to wear a Kentucky Derby name.”
 
The Ram Heavy Duty Kentucky Derby Edition trucks embody disdainful trailer-towing calm that creates them ideal draw vehicles. Features, including 360-degree surround-view camera with trailer-reverse guidance, fifth-wheel/gooseneck prep, active join grid lines, atmosphere cessation with bed lowering, Forward Collision Warning-Plus with trailer braking, bed step and DOT reserve kit, concede business to draw their changed load with confidence.
 
The Ram Kentucky Derby Edition also includes Ram’s segment-leading Uconnect 12-inch touchscreen radio with Sirius XM 360L and navigation, power-retracting using play and Blind-spot Monitoring.
 
The Kentucky Derby Edition also includes reward full-leather front and back seats (rear recumbent on Mega Cab) sum with genuine timber and steel trim throughout. Uniquely-colored seating facilities a Black and Saddle Brown hybrid of Limited and Longhorn trims, accented with middle Greystone stitching and piping.
 
The extraneous includes an exclusive, reward billet-appearance grille and body-color bumpers. Buyers can select from 7 extraneous colors: Bright White, Pearl White, Delmonico Red, Diamond Black Crystal, Granite Crystal, Max Steel or Patriot Blue.
 
The 2019 Ram Heavy Duty breaks by a 1,000 lb.-ft. separator with a absolute 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel and offers a top towing capability in a shred during 35,100 pounds. With that in mind, not all a Kentucky Derby special-edition facilities are aesthetic.
 
The 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Kentucky Derby Edition is accessible on 2500 or 3500 Limited, Cummins 6.7-liter Turbo Diesel I-6 or 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8, 4×2 or 4×4, Mega Cab or Crew Cab, singular back circle or twin back circle with 6-ft.-4-in. or 8-ft. bed lengths. Dual back circle models embody back park support with buffer coverage.
 
Base cost is $66,890 and $1,695 end assign for Ram 2500 and $68,240 and $1,695 end assign for Ram 3500.
 
The Ram Heavy Duty Kentucky Derby Edition is on sale now. Production is singular to 1,000 units.
 
About Ram Truck and a Kentucky Derby
Churchill Downs and a Kentucky Derby are steeped in tradition and Ram will again be partial of a festivities during this year’s 145th using of a Kentucky Derby, Saturday, May 4.
 
In approval of 10 years as a “Official Truck” of Churchill Downs and a Kentucky Derby and disdainful automotive partner, Ram will launch a initial heavy-duty lorry to commemorate a event, a 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Kentucky Derby Edition.
 
Ram’s partnership with a Kentucky Derby and Churchill Downs includes immersing fans attending a races, and those examination a festivities on TV, in a sum Ram Truck experience. Fans will see on-site lorry displays, video house integrations, backcountry and trackside signage via Churchill Downs, and more. In addition, Ram radio spots will run during a NBC network telecast and there will be Derby posts on Ram amicable channels. Fans can follow a calm and join a review during hashtag #RamDerby.
 
About a 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Limited
Exterior: A filigree grille leads with a chrome “R-A-M” badge and dark-chrome accents approximate a combined inlets. Chrome bumpers, draw hooks, body-side molding, mirrors and doorway hoop accents mix with customary 20-inch wheels with chrome inserts. A body-color buffer choice is available. Automatic energy side stairs and body-colored buffer flares are standard.
 
Interior: Limited trim also advantages from a segment-exclusive 100-percent full-grain hand-wrapped leather dashboard, door-panel coverings and armrests. Elevating a reward feel further, genuine aluminum and timber accents accoutre a cabin, along with a timber top glove box doorway with a steel inlay “Limited” badge. Uconnect 4C with 12-inch touchscreen is standard. At night, a cabin is accentuated with ambient lighting to emanate a lush and balmy atmosphere for passengers. Limited interior colors embody Indigo/Light Frost Beige or all-Black leather seating. Front seats are exhilarated and vented. Rear leather seats are heated.
 
About Ram Truck Brand
In 2009, a Ram Truck code launched as a stand-alone division, focused on assembly a final of lorry buyers and delivering benchmark-quality vehicles.
 
That concentration leads Ram to pattern a industry’s many innovative, award-winning trucks, emphasizing durability, strength, record and efficiency.
 
With a full lineup of trucks, including ProMaster and ProMaster City vans, a Ram code builds trucks that get a tough work finished and families where they need to go. From a no-compromise Ram 1500 that defines a destiny of pickup trucks with innovative design, a top peculiarity materials and class-exclusive technology, to a Ram Heavy Duty that combines a ability to out-power, out-tow and out-haul each singular aspirant with a segment’s many gentle float and handling, Ram is committed to product leadership.
 
Ram continues to outperform a foe and sets a benchmarks for:

  • Most powerful: 1,000 lb.-ft of torque with Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Highest towing capacity: 35,100 lbs. with Ram 3500
  • Heaviest payloads: 7,680 lbs. with Ram 3500
  • Most luxurious: Ram Limited with genuine wood, genuine leather and 12-inch Uconnect touchscreen
  • Best float and doing with disdainful couple curl back and auto-level atmosphere suspensions
  • Most interior space with Ram Mega Cab
  • Most able full-size off-road pickup – Ram Power Wagon
  • Highest owners faithfulness of any half-ton pickup
  • Over a final 30 years, Ram has a top commission of pickups still on a road

Giving limit bid all day, each day with confidence, the Ram Truck lineup stairs brazen with a full force of complicated capability providing confidence-inspiring facilities and class-exclusive car safety.

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