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Ram Unveils Texas-only 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Lone Star Model during DFW Auto Show

March 27, 2019

, Dallas

Ram currently charity a initial open glance of a new 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty Lone Star during a DFW Auto Show in Dallas, Texas.
 
The Ram Lone Star is distributed usually in Texas and renowned by singular “Lone Star” tailgate and interior badges. Ram was a initial automaker to broach a indication accessible exclusively to a largest pickup lorry marketplace in a U.S.
 
“First and foremost, a Ram Heavy Duty Lone Star book is a powerful, industrious lorry that meets a final of Texas lorry buyers,” pronounced Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand. “Trucks are a large partial of life in a Lone Star State, and Ram offers a segment’s best multiple of performance, strength, oppulance and technology.”

New 2019 Ram Heavy Duty outpowers, out-tows and outhauls each other pickup with 1,000 lb.-ft. of torque. Ram also achieves a top capability numbers for diesel- and gas-powered pickups: 35,100 lbs. towing and 7,680 lbs. payload.
 
Ram redesigned a Heavy Duty line for 2019 to be a best riding, doing and towing ever with an importance on comfort and confidence. Active sound cancellation, anti-vibration inclination and acoustic potion all minister to a quietest cabin yet.
 
Ram dramatically softened a Heavy Duty float peculiarity with new cessation tuning that includes Frequency Response Damping (FRD) shocks, on-going springs and re-engineered bushings. An disdainful behind atmosphere cessation now facilities driver-activated Bed-Lowering Mode, Normal/Payload Mode and Trailer-Tow Mode.
 
A new 98.5-percent high-strength steel support offers larger capacities, reduced weight and a top levels of torsional rigidity. Lightweight materials in a frame, powertrain and an aluminum hood also revoke altogether weight by adult to 143 lbs.
 
Ram Heavy Duty models offer technologies that assistance owners draw with confidence. A new 360-degree surround-view camera with trailer retreat superintendence perspective provides a singular display-screen perspective of both sides of a trailer to support drivers in maneuvering towing setups. A new auxiliary extraneous camera improves prominence with tradition positioning in and behind trailers. Advanced trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) accommodate adult to 6 pickup tires and 12 trailer tires with adult to 4 trailer profiles.
 
Ram Heavy Duty Lone Star models are versed with customary Class V receiver hitches, electronic trailer stop controllers and energy trailer-tow mirrors.
 
Lone Star models embody chrome doorway handles, bumpers and grille surround, as good as halogen headlamps with discretionary LED lighting. Standard 18-inch steel wheels can be upgraded to 20-inch chrome or embellished aluminum wheels.
 
For 2019, a Ram Heavy Duty lineup facilities a totally redesigned interior with astonishing oppulance throughout. Borrowing from a award-winning Ram 1500, a Ram Heavy Duty interior offers some-more refinement, comfort, preference and storage than any other lorry in a segment.
 
Ram Lone Star is charity with a choice of dual interiors packages and 4 colors. An discretionary apparatus organisation facilities a sealed upper-dash doorway with a Lone Star nameplate badge, a energy motorist chair and Uconnect 8.4-inch multifunction touchscreen. The trim is accessible with Black/Diesel Grey, Black/Light Brown, Light Frost/Black or all-Black reward cloth seats accented with new interior finishes. Seating is accessible in two-passenger bucket, three-passenger bench, five-passenger bucket or six-passenger dais seating options.
 
The 2019 Ram Heavy Duty Lone Star is accessible with a choice of 4×2 and 4×4 powertrains, Regular, Crew and Mega Cab physique configurations and 6 ft.-4 in. (Crew and Mega) and 8 ft. (Regular and Crew) bed lengths.
 
The 410-hp, 429 lb.-ft. of torque 6.4-liter HEMI® V-8 engine with class-exclusive 8-speed involuntary delivery is standard. The segment’s many absolute engine – a 1,000 lb.-ft. of torque 6.7-liter High Output Cummins Turbo Diesel – is accessible on Ram 3500 models. An 850 lb.-ft. Cummins is also accessible on both a 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty.
 
Ram 2500 Heavy Duty Lone Star pricing starts during $37,645, and $1,695 destination. Ram 3500 Heavy Duty Lone Star pricing starts during $39,095, and destination.
 
Lone Star is also accessible with a monochromatic Sport Appearance package ($1,195) and a Black Appearance package ($2,595), charity buyers a series of personalized extraneous looks and an all-black interior. Other renouned choice groups embody a Tow Tech Group ($2,425) and a Safety Group ($2,195).
 
Several other choice packages are accessible with a Lone Star in sequence to give buyers their choice of function-specific enhancements. They embody a Bed Utility Group, a 4×4 Off-road Group, a Protection Group, Max Towing Package and Premium Lighting Group.
 
New 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty Lone Star editions will go on sale in a second entertain of 2019.
 
About a Ram Lone Star
In 2002, Ram Truck was a initial manufacturer to commend a strength of a pickup lorry marketplace in Texas and to offer an disdainful book for a state. The Ram Lone Star book was a initial lorry designed by Texans and built privately for Texans.
 
Since a Lone Star’s debut, Ram has sole some-more than 270,000 of a Texas-only models.
 
About Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty Pickups
Ram is introducing a many absolute pickup ever – a new 2019 Ram Heavy Duty.
 
The Ram Heavy Duty pickup is a initial to mangle a 1,000 ft.-lb. separator and draw some-more than 35,000 lbs. But comfort does not take a behind chair to capability in new Ram Heavy Duty pickups. Ram has softened a towing and hauling knowledge by focusing on confidence-inspiring facilities and class-exclusive car safety, while adding many facilities from a award-winning 2019 Ram 1500.
 
The new 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty was designed from a opening to broach a segment’s top levels of capability, but compromising comfort. With 35 all-new and 21 class-exclusive features, Ram combines benchmark opening with strength, oppulance and technology. Ram Heavy Duty trucks offer improved float peculiarity than competitors’ trucks, finished probable by a five-link curl cessation or discretionary atmosphere cessation on Ram 2500 and a supplemental atmosphere bag cessation choice on Ram 3500.
 
Ram trucks are proven to last, built with a joining to quality, trustworthiness and durability.
 
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 behind 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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