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Ram Adds Multifunction Tailgate to 2019 Ram 1500

February 6, 2019

, Auburn Hills, Mich.

Ram Truck currently denounced a new multifunction tailgate that adds even larger application to a lorry industry’s cargo-management and storage leader.
The Ram 1500 multifunction tailgate underline is singular among all pickups and offers business cargo-access coherence but compromise.
In serve to maintaining a capabilities of a entirely dampened, drop-down tailgate with remote recover options, a Ram multifunction tailgate adds a first-of-its-kind 60-40 split, swing-away functionality.
Ram multifunction tailgate’s twin side-hinged tailgate doors serve raise a 1500’s bed entrance and utility. Independent opening facilities make curbside loading easier. Being means to entrance a bed closer to a fender creates stepping adult easier; creates loading massive equipment easier; creates unloading and chasm easier and allows forklift loading.
Unlike other multi-element tailgates, a Ram multifunction tailgate is trailer-friendly and does not need that a trailer and join be private before opening. With a 2,000-lb. bucket rating, Ram multifunction tailgate retains all of a normal tailgate’s capability.
“The Ram multifunction tailgate is discerning to work and owners will find it immediately useful,” pronounced Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand – FCA. “Combined with Ram’s class-exclusive RamBox underline and new tailgate step, we’re holding Ram’s load government and storage to a subsequent level.”
Ram’s multifunction tailgate has 4 configurations: open flat, open left doorway only, open right doorway usually and open both doors. Each doorway swings open 88 degrees and entrance can be serve extended around a retractable center-mounted step option.
Among a 2019 Ram 1500’s other innovative storage solutions are a RamBox load government system. The RamBox complement includes versatile, weatherproof, lockable, bright and drainable storage bins built into a bed rails. RamBox bins also underline a accessible 115-volt, 400-watt outlet. Also accessible with RamBox is a pickup bed divider/two-foot bed extender and load rail complement with 4 sliding, tractable cleats.
Interior storage was also high on a priority list for a new Ram 1500.
A reimagined core console with 12 opposite storage configurations offers never-before-seen customization for a many active interior genuine estate. The Ram 1500’s second quarrel includes seats that recline adult to 8 degrees, a loyal flat-load building with integrated RamBins with tie-down rings and expandable under-seat storage.

In total, a Ram 1500 facilities some-more than 151 liters of interior storage ability — nearly 100 percent some-more than a closest competitor.

The multifunction tailgate will be accessible opposite all 7 2019 Ram 1500 models and will strech dealerships in a second entertain of 2019. Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price is $995. The discretionary core step is $295.
About Ram 1500
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is a no concede truck, heading in durability, potency and record The Ram 1500 is a strongest ever, nonetheless also is a lightest, expelling 225 pounds by a use of high-strength steels. 2019 Ram 1500 facilities new eTorque amiable hybrid complement on a Pentastar V-6 and HEMI V-8, severely improving fuel efficiency. The new Ram is a many technologically modernized pickup in a marketplace with state-of-the-art facilities including class-exclusive 12-inch touchscreen and SiriusXM 360L. 2019 Ram 1500 defines a destiny of pickup trucks with innovative design, top peculiarity materials and class-exclusive technology.
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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