Tuesday, November 20, 2018
As Old Man Winter prepares to move in, Ram readies drivers with the new 2019 Ram 1500 North— a special-edition truck with content and features geared towards truck owners who need more capability and warmth on their frozen drive.
"The Ram 1500 North is more than a great-looking pickup, it offers cold-weather content for truck owners who require a no-compromise 4x4 as part of their daily regimen," said Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand. "A factory lift, locking rear axle and all-weather tires deliver confidence when your path is anything but clear."
Standard features on the Ram 1500 North include:
Three-peak mountain snowflake (3PMSF) severe snow service-rated on/off-road Falken LT tires
4x4 transfer case with 4x4 Auto, 4x4 High and 4x4 Low settings
One-inch factory lift
Electric-locking rear axle
Engine block heater
Heated seats and steering wheel
Uconnect 8.4-inch touchscreen with SiriusXM Travel Link Weather
Mopar all-weather floor mats to contain slush and snow
12-way power driver seat with 4-way power lumbar
Engine block heater
Heated, folding mirrors
Front and rear Park Sense audible/visual warning system
Body-colored bumpers, grille, mirrors, door handles and rear-fender "4x4" decal
Based on the Big Horn model, the Ram 1500 North is available in Crew Cab 4x4, short bed or long bed cab body styles with the eTorque 3.6-liter Pentastar or 5.7-liter HEMI® V-8.
The Ram 1500 North is available at dealers now. Base Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price is $45,890, plus $1,695destination.
The Ram 1500 is the reigning Winter Vehicle of the Year, Best in Class Pickup Truck as voted by the New England Motor Press Association.
2019 Ram 1500
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is a no-compromise truck, leading in luxury, efficiency, capability and innovation. Defining future pickup trucks, the 2019 Ram 1500 commands with innovative design, the highest quality materials and class-exclusive technology.
Ram leads the full-size truck segment with the most safety and security features and now delivers significant gains in fuel efficiency with an all-new eTorque system in both V-6 and V-8 configurations. Overall weight for the Ram 1500 has been reduced by 225 pounds. As the truck's backbone, the frame uses advanced materials and engineering to eliminate 100 pounds while increasing stiffness and durability for 12,750 pounds of towing capability and 2,300 pounds of payload. The new Uconnect 4C with a massive 12-inch touchscreen leads the pickup world with technology featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views and exclusive content from SiriusXM with 360L. Active safety and security systems join the technology onslaught with adaptive cruise control, automatic emergency braking and Blind-spot Monitoring.
SOURCE FCA US LLC