2019 Ram 1500 Earns Best Buy Designation from Le Guide de l’Auto
Thanks to its impressive styling, outstanding efficiency and advanced capability, the 2019 Ram 1500 has earned a Best Buy designation in the full-size pickup truck segment from the editors of the 53-year-running and well-respected Canadian publication, Le Guide de l’Auto/The Car Guide.
“We’ve worked hard to exceed the expectations of truck customers with the all-new Ram 1500,” said Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand, FCA US and President & CEO, FCA Canada, “Our Ram truck includes features like a new high-strength steel frame, class-exclusive 12-inch Uconnect touch screen and eTorque mild hybrid technology. We’re proud that Le Guide de l’Auto has recognized these game-changing efforts with a coveted Best Buy award.”
The editors vetted vehicles from 27 categories and evaluated their performance, reliability, fuel economy, infotainment technology, and safety features to reach their list of winners.
The 2019 Ram 1500 is available at five trim levels: Tradesman, Big Horn/Lone Star, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn®, and Limited. It offers a choice of two cab configurations (Quad Cab and Crew Cab), two box lengths (6-foot-4 inches and 5-foot-7-inches), and two drivetrains (4×2 and 4×4).
The available Uconnect® 4 with 8.4-inch display delivers smartphone integration via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Navigation assistance is available through the Uconnect® 4C NAV, which also sports an 8.4-inch display.
The 2019 Ram 1500 was also named a Top Pick by the editors of autoTRADER.ca, who praised the “no-compromise truck” for its innovative powertrains featuring the eTorque mild hybrid system, capability, and luxurious styling.