December 17, 2018
, Windsor, Ontario
The new benchmark for durability, technology, potency and preference in a class, a all-new Ram 1500 has been named a 2019 Full-Size Pickup Trucks Best Buy by Le Guide de l’Auto/The Car Guide.
Now in a 53rd year, Le Guide de l’Auto/The Car Guide is one of Canada’s longest using and many reputable automotive media outlets. Its annual Best Buy awards commend a tip vehicles in 27 categories. Winners are selected by one of a country’s largest and many highly-regarded editorial teams, formed on votes dynamic by 6 criteria, including fuel economy, reliability, safety, infotainment and pushing experience.
The rest of a 2019 winners – including a Canadian-made Chrysler Pacifica as a Minivan Best Buy – were announced progressing this year, though a full-size pickup awards waited until a announcement collected all of a new or redesigned trucks for a consummate comparison test:
“The 2019 Ram 1500 not usually won a match,” pronounced Le Guide de l’auto/The Car Guide, “but grabbed The Car Guide’s 2019 Best Buy in a full-size pickup difficulty during a same time.
The Ram renowned itself by a high turn of refinement, a robust and guttural V8 engine as good as a exquisite reign during a towing test. In addition, a cockpit in Limited trim, when compared to a plushest versions of a rivals, truly vacant us. And that’s not all: a 2019 Ram 1500 also advantages from an eTorque amiable hybrid complement that provides reduced fuel expenditure for both a 3.6-litre V6 and a 5.7-litre HEMI V8 (optional in a latter).”
“We’ve worked tough to surpass a expectations of lorry business with a all-new Ram 1500,” pronounced Reid Bigland, Head of Ram Brand, FCA US and President CEO, FCA Canada, “Our Ram lorry includes comforts like a new high-strength steel frame, class-exclusive 12-inch Uconnect touchscreen and eTorque amiable hybrid technology. We’re unapproachable that Le Guide de l’Auto has famous these game-changing efforts with a desired Best Buy award.”
2019 Ram 1500
The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is a no-compromise truck, heading in luxury, efficiency, capability and innovation. Ram leads a full-size lorry shred with poignant gains in fuel potency by an all-new eTorque amiable hybrid complement in both V-6 and V-8 configurations. Overall weight for a Ram 1500 has been reduced by 102 kilograms (225 pounds). The support uses modernized materials and engineering to discharge 46 kg (100 lbs.) while augmenting rigidity and continuance for 12,750 pounds of towing capability and 2,300 pounds of payload. The new Uconnect 4C with a large 12-inch touchscreen leads a pickup universe with technology, featuring split-screen capability, 360-degree camera views and disdainful calm from SiriusXM with 360L. Active reserve and confidence systems join a record assault with adaptive journey control, involuntary puncture braking and Blind-spot Monitoring.
About FCA Canada
Founded as a Chrysler Corporation in 1925, FCA Canada Inc. is formed in Windsor, Ontario, and celebrates a 93rd anniversary in 2018. FCA Canada is a unconditionally owned auxiliary of FCA US LLC, a North American automaker formed in Auburn Hills, Michigan and member of a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCA) family of companies. FCA Canada has approximately 440 dealers and sells Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep®, Ram, FIAT and Alfa Romeo brands, as good as a SRT opening designation. The association also distributes Mopar and Alfa Romeo tools and accessories. In further to a public facilities, that furnish a Chrysler Pacifica, Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid and Dodge Grand Caravan (Windsor), Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger (Brampton), FCA Canada operates an aluminum casting plant in Etobicoke, a investigate and growth centre in Windsor, and has sales offices and tools placement centers via a country.