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2019 All-New RAM 1500

2019 All-New RAM 1500 vs 2018 RAM 1500

There are many more differences between the 2019 All-new RAM 1500 vs 2018 RAM 1500 than just a name change. For years the RAM 1500 has been a trusted pickup truck on the Kinston roads for many years, and drivers are still turning to this vehicle for its max payload and RAM performance features. The 2019 RAM 1500 pickup truck is still equipped with the same quality and durability you’re accustomed to, but it also includes more upgrades and features than the previous year. Compare the 2018 vs. 2019 RAM 1500 below and head to Doug Henry Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM to bring home the best RAM truck for you.

2019 All-New RAM 1500


2018 RAM 1500
12,750 pounds

Towing Capacity

10,620 pounds
5.7L HEMI V8

Max Engine

5.7L HEMI V8
12 inches


8.4 inches
25 mpg highway

Fuel Economy

23 mpg highway

Compare Performance Specs and RAM Towing Capacity

The 2019 RAM 1500 engines are still the same as the 2018 model, which include a V6 EcoDiesel, 3.6L Pentastar with 305 hp, and a 5.7L HEMI V8 with 395 hp, all paired with an automatic transmission. However, a new non-eTorque HEMI V8 engine will also be available to help deliver better fuel efficiency and kick the max payload to 2,300 pounds and the 2019 RAM 1500 max towing capacity to 12,750 pounds.What truly stands out in performance for this new pickup truck is the off-road capabilities thanks to new technologies and additions:

  • All-terrain suspension
  • Performance type shock absorbers
  • Electronic rear axle lock

Compare Interior Cabin Features

The new 2019 RAM 1500 kicked things up a bit inside the cabin, giving you more convenience, comfort, and technology for your Kinston commute.

  • Upgraded Uconnect® infotainment system
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Crew Cab rear seats
  • 4 inches longer
  • 12-inch touchscreen multimedia system
  • Wi-Fi
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability
  • Dual pane panoramic sunroof
  • Real wood and real leather interior finishes
  • Available reclining rear seats
  • Reconfigurable center console

Compare RAM Safety Features

Your safety on the New Bern roads is still of utmost importance, and the new 2019 RAM 1500 ensures you are equipped with the latest safety features for the ultimate peace of mind:

  • Frontal collision warning with Advanced Brake Assist
  • Adaptive cruise control with Stop and Go
  • Anti-towing device for trailers
  • Parking assistance features
  • Redesigned high-strength steel frame
  • Blind Spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path and Trailer Detection
  • Lane Departure Warning Plus
  • Available Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist
  • 360-degree Surround View Camera
  • Largest in-class brakes

2019 All-New RAM 1500 towing

2019 All-new RAM 1500 interior seating

2019 All-New RAM 1500 pickup truck in city

Find A New RAM 1500 For Sale In Kinston Today

When you’re ready to see the 2018 and 2019 RAM 1500 models in person, head to Old Saybrook Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. Compare the new RAM 1500 vs. the GMC Sierra 1500 or see how it stacks up against the RAM 2500. Contact our Kinston dealership team today to schedule your test drive.

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