Its a fact that the Ram 1500 pickup is one of the most popular vehicles sold. Not only was it the third best-selling vehicle in the country in 2018, sales numbers for the new fifth generation 1500 trucks look just as impressive so far. In this article, we will look at 7 good reasons why you should consider buying one of the new 2020 Ram 1500 trucks.
For those that need to carry more than two passengers when they travel, Lake Wales Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram reminds us that Ram offers both the 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab and Crew Cab models.
Inside the vehicle, the Ram 1500 delivers a premium range of amenities. The truck’s top trims add luxury details such as chrome exterior accents, deluxe leather upholstery, and power-retractable side steps.
When it comes to its towing ability, the 2020 Ram 1500 is solid competition for others out there. When equipped with the 5.7-liter Hemi eTorque V8 engine, the Ram 1500 can pull up to 12,750 pounds.
Ram has blessed the 1500 pickup with an enormous 12” touchscreen. This is great news for those who enjoy having a vehicle with an interface that is modern and easy to see.
Strong base engine
Not all truck buyers have the resources to spring for the most powerful engines that a company offers. Many choose to stick with the base engine, and the Ram 1500’s standard 3.6-liter V6 doesn’t disappoint. With 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft. of torque, the 3.6-liter V6 can tow with the best of them. According to the EPA, the rated mileage with the 3.6-liter V6 base engine is an excellent 20/25 mpg city/highway.
According to the American Community Survey, the Americans spend 250 minutes per week, and roughly 200 hours per year just driving to work. The engineers at Ram know that one thing that can make a long commute more bearable is a smooth ride, and this is something that the 1500 pickup provides.
People usually associate comfortable seats with luxury vehicles. Fortunately, comfortable seats are part of the package with the 2019 Ram 1500. This trait extends accross the entire model line. Even for passengers, with the Ram 1500 Quad Cab and Crew Cab models, the rear seats are complemented by generous amounts of legroom.
Ram has equipped the 1500 with tons of industry-leading driver-assist features. The lineup includes features like adaptive cruise control, a forward collision warning system (with automatic emergency braking,) and a lane-departure warning system. For those who have a touch of anxiety when it comes to parallel parking. the Ram 1500 trucks offer self-parking technology that automatically guides the truck into and out of tight spaces.