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Ram Truck Dominates Texas Truck Rodeo Awards, Ram 1500 Lassos Top Honor as ‘Truck of Texas’

November 20, 2019

, San Antonio, Texas

The 2020 Ram 1500 warranted tip honors as a Truck of Texas during a annual Texas Truck Rodeo, hosted by a Texas Automotive Writers Association (TAWA).

Ram Truck won each difficulty a code entered, securing 8 awards, a many of any code during a event. In further to Jeep® Wrangler winning Off-Road SUV of Texas for a 10th year in a row, a 2020 Jeep Gladiator won Mid-Size Truck of Texas, and a Jeep Renegade prisoner Sub-compact SUV of Texas.
 
“The 2020 Ram 1500 once again prisoner a hearts of a members this year and has warranted a tip respect as a 2020 Truck of Texas,” pronounced Michael Marrs, President of TAWA. “It continues to be a benchmark for capability, record and a courtesy to fact sets it detached from a rest of a segment.”
 
This year’s Rodeo was hold during Star Hill Ranch in Bee Cave, Texas, featuring both on- and light off-road pushing opportunities. TAWA members expel their votes after dual days of on- and off-road car evaluations. Consideration is given to all from exterior/interior styling and off-road capability to a entrant’s altogether utility, value and performance.

More than 40 pickups trucks, SUVs and blurb vehicles were entered in a foe this year and some-more than 50 TAWA members attended.

Ram and Jeep vehicles with tip honors included: 
 
Ram brand
Truck of Texas: 2020 Ram 1500
Full-size Pickup Truck: 2020 Ram 1500 Rebel
Heavy Duty Pickup Truck: 2019 Ram 2500
Luxury Pickup Truck: 2020 Ram 1500 Limited
Off-Road Pickup Truck: 2019 Ram Power Wagon
Best Infotainment: 2020 Ram 1500 12-inch Uconnect Touchscreen
Best Towing Technology: Ram Air Suspension
Best Powertrain: 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Jeep brand
Off-Road SUV: 2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon
Mid-Size Pickup Truck: 2020 Jeep Gladiator Overland
Sub-compact SUV: 2019 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk

About TAWA
The Texas Auto Writers Association, Inc. was founded in 1985 by automotive reporters who wanted to yield an entrance of veteran growth, growth and networking. These professionals sought to emanate an automotive eventuality that was singular to Texas and a outcome was a TAWA Truck Rodeo. Since 1992, Truck Rodeos have been hold in San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, Granbury and Spring Branch, and now Dripping Springs. In 2003, TAWA combined an eventuality for sedans, sports cars, and other vehicles not authorised for a Truck Rodeo. The Texas Auto Roundup, as a eventuality is called today, is also hold annually. For some-more information, revisit www.texasautowriters.org.
 
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 is an general automotive organisation 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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