January 14, 2019
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
The all-new Ram 1500 has been named 2019 North American Truck of a Year by a row of automotive experts. The endowment is singular and deliberate by many to be one of a world’s many prestigious formed on a different brew of 60 automotive reporters from a U.S. and Canada who offer as a voting jurors.
The winners were announced during a news discussion currently during a North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
“The Ram 1500 is an critical product for FCA and winning this endowment is one of a tip honors,” pronounced Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand. “In what is arguably a many rival shred in a automotive industry, for a all-new 2019 Ram 1500 to be named North American Truck of a Year is extensive approval of a FCA employees who design, operative and build a pickup that truly stands out.”
Jurors cited Ram’s eTorque mild-hybrid technology, lush interiors and 12-inch Uconnect touchscreen among their tip reasons for selecting a Ram 1500 over competing vehicles.
This is a 26th year of a awards. The 2013 Ram 1500 also won North American Truck of a Year honors.
2019 Ram 1500
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is a no-compromise truck, heading in luxury, efficiency, capability and innovation. Ram leads a full-size lorry shred with poignant gains in fuel potency by an all-new eTorque amiable hybrid complement in both V-6 and V-8 configurations. Overall weight for a Ram 1500 has been reduced by 225 pounds. The 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 technology, featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views and disdainful calm from SiriusXM with 360L. Active reserve and certainty systems join a record assault with adaptive journey control, involuntary puncture braking and blind-spot monitoring.
To be eligible, a car contingency be all new or almost changed. In Dec a jurors voted on a short-list of vehicles, promulgation their ballots directly to Deloitte Touche in Detroit. The awards are financed by a jurors’ impost and a classification does not accept promotion or fees from automakers.
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 tip 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 tip 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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