Car and Driver Includes 2019 Ram 1500 on 10Best Trucks and SUVs List
The 2019 Ram 1500 bested the competition to win big in the full-size pickup truck category in Car and Driver’s round-up of the 10Best Trucks and SUVs list. The pub’s experts evaluated each vehicle’s value and performance against a 100-point scale.
According to Car and Driver, “In its comfort, composure, and capability, the Ram 1500 is America at its best. In the upper trims, Laramie Longhorn and Limited, the detailing and material richness exceed not only those of any other current pickup, but the standards established by any domestic vehicle in many decades. And the Ram’s rear suspension delivers a class-leading ride with or without a trailer, smoothing out high-frequency chatter and shrugging off big impacts with ease.”
The 2019 Ram 1500 has been racking up awards and attention since its release, snagging titles including the Pickup Truck of the Year from Four Wheeler Magazine for its Rebel trim, a Best Buy designation from Le Guide de l’Auto, the Top Pick Award from autoTRADER.ca, and the 2019 North American Truck of the Year.
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The 2019 Ram 1500 is available at five trim levels: Tradesman, Big Horn/Lone Star, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, and Limited. Choose between Quad Cab and Crew Cab configurations and two box lengths (6-foot-4 inches and 5-foot-7-inches). Two drivetrains, 4×2 and 4×4, are also available. The standard 3.6-liter V6 with eTorque mild hybrid system delivers impressive fuel efficiency and a powerful performance synonymous with the Ram 1500. The 2019 Ram 1500’s Uconnect 4C infotainment system boasts the largest touch screen available in a pickup truck. The 12-inch screen offers split-screen views.