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Ram 1500 Named One of the Best New Cars with Apple CarPlay

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2020 Ram 1500 Limited Interior
2020 Ram 1500 Limited interior
Photo: FCA

Staying in touch on the road is essential in today’s hyper-connected world, as is accessing entertainment like playlists and podcasts. Most importantly to keeping your on-the-go lifestyle on track, though, is navigation assistance. With Apple CarPlay compatibility, you can stay connected to everything and everyone you need. One of the 22 best vehicles that seamlessly sync your smartphone via Apple CarPlay is the 2020 Ram 1500, according to U.S. News and World Report.


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“To assemble this list, we’ve looked at non-luxury CarPlay-enabled vehicles in our new car rankings and reviews with strong overall and interior scores,” notes U.S. News & World Report writer John M. Vincent.

2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition
2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition
Photo: FCA

The well-equipped 2020 Ram 1500 earned second place in the pub’s list as well as a score of 9.0 out of 10. The 1500 features a user-friendly interface FCA’s Uconnect system) and a large 8.4-inch touch screen with Apple CarPlay capability as standard equipment. An 8.4-inch touch screen is pretty impressive for a standard feature, but the Ram 1500 also offers an available 12-inch screen, the largest one in its class, that’s vertically positioned. You can pinch and zoom the screen to highlight the details you need as well as split the screen. This screen is available with the Uconnect 12.0 NAV system, which also features full-screen navigation assistance.

In addition to Apple CarPlay support, the 2020 Ram 1500 also features an available 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot so you can still connect to your favorite apps without sacrificing your data. Your choice for entertainment is almost limitless with available SiriusXM with 360L connectivity. Take advantage of remote and safety services with available SiriusXM Guardian.

2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition
2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Southwest Edition
Photo: FCA

Available Now: 2020 Ram 1500


The 2020 Ram 1500 is more than just a capable, towing beast for work and play. The cabin is crafted for your comfort and convenience with advanced tech to elevate your drive.