2019 Ram 1500: A Compete Overview

 

You're currently considering purchasing the new 2019 Ram 1500. We're here to tell you that you're on the path to making a great decision. However, when it comes to buying a new vehicle, you can't take just anyone's word for it.

You need something reliable and affordable, that'll provide you with everything you need while keeping you safe. So, before you jump into a buying decision, it's important to do your research. A truck that provides everything your neighbor needs might not offer everything you need.

Keep in mind what factors you're looking for in your next truck and continue reading below. Here is everything you need to know about the all-new 2019 Ram 1500!

What's New?

Let's start off by talking about what's new in this year's model. The Ram 1500 truck was completely redesigned for the 2019 model. This is great news because that means Ram was listening to its users and made some adjustments. 

Some of the design improvements include mechanics, innovation, and refinement. The weight of the truck is reduced and there's an increase in payload and towing capacity. This new design also comes with more rear seating space and a new mild hybrid system. 

The Pros and Cons

As with any vehicle, there are some pros and cons with the 2019 Ram 1500. Luckily with this truck, there are more pros than cons. The pros and cons are as follows:

Pros

Thanks to the smooth-riding suspension, this truck delivers luxurious sedan-like comfort. The cabin offers plenty of space and is quiet. Because of the new technology, there's lots of towing capability. 

This truck also comes equipped with off-road-focused Rebel trim, which means more fun in the mud!

Cons

Because of the higher trim, some common driver assists features are limited. The high-spec trims are also a bit heavy. Other than these simple cons, there's nothing much left to say is bad about this new truck!

Specific Reviews

When you're doing intensive research on a new truck, you need to take the time to examine each specific aspect of the vehicle. Below are several specific reviews on different components of the truck. 

Comfort

The rear coil springs make riding in the 2019 Ram 1500 better than any other truck ride. In this truck, you'll experience a smooth and easy ride. Even some of the worst road impacts are absorbed, and you'll experience very little shaking.

Its new dash design comes complete with perfectly placed air vents and easy-to-use climate control options. The front seats are positioned nicely to provide support and comfort. The rear seats rest on a nicely-shaped bench and can recline to a comfortable position. 

Driving

The new 2019 Ram 1500 comes with a Hemi V8 engine and an 8-speed transmission. And the decision to remove leaf springs shows in the trucks awesome driving performance. Even in a big truck, Ram makes it possible to accelerate for passing, merging, and switching lanes with ease.

Steering is good, and you won't feel much jumping. The handling is great as the truck feels both coordinated and balanced. The drivability is excellent, and there's plenty of torque. 

Utility

The cabin comes with more storage than ever before and the rear seats have the ability to fold down completely into the floor, leaving a flat floor space. This is perfect for loading large items into the truck. This new truck offers dual glove boxes and a center console. 

The center of the bench seat also folds down, exposing a nicely-sized storage bin. And thanks to the large-sized back seating area, child safety seats fit perfectly without effort. 

Interior

The interior is spacious and very attractive. A push-button start is standard in this truck and all of the buttons are easy to reach and use. All doors on the truck have wide openings and large easy-to-grip handles. 

Visibility is awesome as it's not difficult at all to see over the dashboard. The side mirrors are large enough to easily see around the vehicle. The rearview mirror is quite slim, but a backup camera also comes standard in all 2019 Ram 1500 models. 

Technology

When purchasing this vehicle, you have an option to include a 12-inch touchscreen, but the 8.4-inch touchscreen is just as luxurious. Each screen comes with impressive sound, graphics, and controls. There are multiple USB and USB-C inputs. 

Both the 8.4-inch and 12-inch touchscreen have Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. There's also Bluetooth streaming audio. And the best thing about it is that it's all simple to navigate through and use. 

You'll also enjoy the multiple drivers assist features and the voice control functions. Some of the drivers assist features to include blind-spot monitoring, cross-traffic alert system, although these features don't come standard. 

Safety

Front, front-side, and side curtain airbags all come standard in this new truck. Although a marginal rating on their headlights keeps Ram's new 1500 truck from reaching Top Safety Pick Awards, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave this truck the best ratings possible in crash prevention and crashworthiness. 

It's safe to say that this truck provides great safety features for all of its riders.

Is the 2019 Ram 1500 the Truck for Me?

So, are you still debating if the new 2019 Ram 1500 is the right truck for you? After reading through this complete overview, there should be no doubt left in your mind that the 2019 Ram 1500 is the truck for you!

Ready to make your purchase? Search our inventory today for new and used 2019 Ram 1500s and other trucks available for you!

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