The 2019 Ram 1500 is named the MotorTrend Truck of the Year for its combination of capability, power, and modern technology, all wrapped up in a luxurious package. Come into McGovern Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram to test drive this powerful full-size truck and discover how it delivers both the tools you want and the tools you need. McGovern Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram serves the Boston area with a knowledgeable and experienced sales and service team.

Design and Performance

Fully redesigned for 2019, the Ram 1500 offers a choice between seven grilles, three head- and taillamp designs, and fifteen different designs for its available 18- to 22-inch wheels. The new high-strength steel platform is approximately 200 pounds lighter and adds about 4-inches delivering even more rear-seat space. The Ram 1500 comes in a Quad Cab with a 6-foot 4-inch box and a Crew Cab with the option for either a 5-foot 7-inch or a 6-foot 4-inch bed. You can also opt for the multifunction tailgate with 60/40 split swing-away doors and the RamBox storage system with storage compartments built into the sidewalls of the bed. This full-size pickup gets its power from either a base 305-hp 3.6-liter V6 engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission or the 395-hp 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 backed by an eight-speed auto. The Ram 1500 will get the job done with towing and payload capacities of 12,750 pounds and 2,300 pounds, respectively.

Technology

Advanced technology fills the cabin with the standard Uconnect® infotainment system, a 5.0-inch touchscreen display, integrated voice command with Bluetooth®, a six-speaker audio system, and three USB ports. You can choose to upgrade to the optional Uconnect® 4C system with a 12.0-inch multimedia touchscreen display, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ support, navigation, and two additional USB ports. Also, SiriusXM® satellite radio and SiriusXM® Traffic Plus and Travel Link and a nine-speaker sound system are available.

Safety

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety awarded the 2019 Ram 1500 Crew Cab with a Top Safety Pick+ safety rating*, the highest rating given by the IIHS. The 2019 Ram 1500 is the first large pickup to earn this award. Standard safety features consist of an advanced multistage 6-airbag system, brake assist, electronic roll mitigation, traction control, trailer sway damping, hill start assist, and a Parkview® rear back-up camera. Lane keep assist, lane departure warning, blind spot monitor with cross-path detection, forward and reverse collision warning systems, adaptive cruise control, front and rear parking sensors, and a 360-degree surround-view camera are optional.

*The 2019 Ram 1500 has been awarded the coveted 2019 Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with optional front crash prevention and specific headlights.

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