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KBB Honors Jeep® Wrangler, Gladiator, Ram 1500 and Heavy Duty Trucks With 2020 Best Resale Value Awards

February 6, 2020

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

Kelley Blue Book has named a 2020 Jeep® Wrangler, Jeep Gladiator, Ram 1500 and Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickups winners of a Best Resale Value Awards. For a ninth uninterrupted year, Kelley Blue Book has named a Jeep Wrangler to a Top 10 list and Wrangler has prisoner a shred endowment for a 10th uninterrupted year. 

Kelley Blue Book named 10 vehicles to a Best Resale Value Awards list with 3 FCA vehicles or automobile lines creation a cut, restraining for a many of any automaker. 

“The iconic Jeep Wrangler has once again successfully shielded a tip position in a off-road SUV segment. Additionally, a lofty residual values compared with a Wrangler acquire it a place among Kelley Blue Book’s Top 10 vehicles with a top residual values. Joining a Wrangler on this list, in a initial year, is a Jeep Gladiator,” pronounced Eric Ibara, Director, Residual Values, Kelley Blue Book. “Since a 2019 launch of a new truck, Ram has satisfied poignant increases in sell sales. Consumers’ renewed seductiveness in Ram’s light- and heavy-duty trucks has also been reflected in aloft used automobile values, that formula in a inclusion of a Ram 1500 and Heavy Duty variants in Kelley Blue Book’s Top 10 Best Resale Value list.” 

Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com Best Resale Value Awards are formed on projections from a Kelley Blue Book® Official Residual Value Guide and dynamic by a learned staff of automotive analysts. These prestigious awards respect vehicles approaching to say a biggest suit of their strange list cost after 5 years of ownership.

Jeep Wrangler 
The iconic Jeep Wrangler – a many able and famous automobile in a universe – delivers unmatched off-road capability and is constructed with some-more than 7 decades of 4×4 engineering experience. Powertrain options embody a new 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V-6 with engine stop-start (ESS), 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with ESS, 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 with mild-hybrid e-Torque technology, 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with ESS and a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with mild-hybrid e-Torque technology. Wrangler continues to offer a body-on-frame design, front and back five-link cessation system, plain axles, electronic lockers and is one of a few SUVs to offer a six-speed primer delivery in serve to a accessible eight-speed automatic.

Jeep Gladiator 
The all-new 2020 Jeep Gladiator, engineered from a belligerent adult to be a many off-road able midsize lorry ever, builds on a abounding birthright of tough, constant Jeep trucks with an unmatched multiple of imperishable utility, authentic Jeep design, alfresco freedom, crafty functionality and flexibility and best-in-class towing and 4×4 payload.
 
Equipped with a proven 3.6-liter Pentastar V-6 engine and a versatile load box, Gladiator is built to hoop a final of an active lifestyle while delivering an alfresco pushing knowledge in a pattern that is certainly Jeep. Combining normal Jeep attributes with clever lorry credentials, a Jeep Gladiator is a singular automobile able of holding passengers and load anywhere. A crowd of record features, such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and reserve features, such as Blind-spot Monitoring and Rear Cross Path detection, adaptive journey control and Forward Collision Warning-Plus, serve Gladiator’s appeal.  
 
Ram 1500
The 2020 Ram 1500 is a no-compromise benchmark for durability, technology, potency and preference with facilities never-before offering in a pickup. The Ram 1500 facilities adult to 12,750 pounds of towing capability and 2,300 pounds of payload. The eTorque amiable hybrid complement delivers softened fuel potency in both V-6 (standard) and V-8 configurations. For 2020 a Ram 1500 becomes America’s many absolute half-ton diesel pickup with 480 lb.-ft. of torque and many able light-duty diesel, with towing capability adult to 12,560 pounds.

As a shred disrupter, a new Uconnect 4C with a large 12-inch touchscreen leads a pickup universe in technology, featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views and disdainful calm from SiriusXM with 360L. Active reserve and certainty systems embody adaptive journey control, Forward Collision Warning, Blind-spot Monitoring and Ready Alert Braking. Class-leading float and doing is achieved around a segment-exclusive link-coil back cessation complement with discretionary Active-level four-corner atmosphere suspension. The 2020 Ram 1500 also facilities twice a interior storage ability contra a competition.

Ram Heavy Duty
The Ram Heavy Duty blends impassioned opening and towing capability with a segment’s many excellence and user comfort features. The 2020 Ram Heavy Duty offers a towing ability of 35,100 pounds and a load ability of 7,680 pounds. Driving it all, a pickup segments initial 1,000 lb.-ft. of torque engine; a Cummins I-6 Turbo Diesel. The new Ram Heavy Duty also sets benchmarks in comfort, oppulance materials, creation and record fluctuating good past any rival offerings. Class-leading float and doing is achieved around a class-exclusive link-coil back (2500) cessation complement with discretionary back atmosphere cessation (2500 and 3500). Giving limit bid all day, each day with confidence, a Ram Heavy Duty line of pickup trucks stairs brazen with a full force of complicated capability.
 
FCA
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is a tellurian automaker that designs, engineers, manufactures and sells vehicles in a portfolio of sparkling brands, including Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep®, Lancia, Ram and Maserati. It also sells tools and services underneath a Mopar name and operates in a components and prolongation systems sectors underneath a Comau and Teksid brands. FCA employs scarcely 200,000 people around a globe. For some-more sum per FCA (NYSE: FCAU/ MTA: FCA), greatfully visit www.fcagroup.com.