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Official

Marginal headlights make it fall short of a Top Safety Pick award

It just falls short of a IIHS Top Safety Pick award.

Quick Spin

Ram's 48-volt system is here, but you wouldn't know it

Ram's 48-volt system is here, but you wouldn't know it

Comparo

We examine the full-size pickup trucks' features, engines and more

We compare the new Ram 1500, Chevy Silverado pickup trucks revealed at the Detroit Auto Show vs. the Ford F-150: features, weight, engines, cargo.

Official

22 mpg combined is a useful improvement over last year

22 mpg combined is a useful improvement over last year.

First Drive

Both eTorque systems are clever, but don't get confused

Both eTorque systems are clever, but don't get confused

Quick Spin

FCA's pickup is still a favorite in these parts

The 2019 Ram 1500 is the newest full-size truck to the market, though the upcoming 2019 Chevy Silverado isn't too far off. We've driven a few models so far, from the base-spec Tradesman up to the kitted-out Limited variant. Modern trucks are expected to do everything from towing a boat, hauling mulch or carrying a family of five on an extended road trip. The days of simple, single-minded trucks have long since passed.

Quick Spin

Pure unadulterated Ram in basic Tradesman form

The 2019 Ram 1500 is the first major redesign for FCA's best-selling model since 2009. The outgoing truck was a favorite among the Autoblog staff, and this new model only looks to be a wholesale improvement. This Ram 1500 Tradesman may be the entry-level model, but it gives us a good baseline for the rest of the range.

Official

The target audience for this truck is pretty obvious

Though the 2019 Ram 1500 was just revealed in January, Ram has already been introducing specialty versions of the truck, including the Texas-only Lone Star model and the Canada-only Sport model. This newest special edition won't be restricted by region, but it will be limited to just 2,000 examples, and it will probably be snapped up by horse fans. It's the Ram 1500 Kentucky Derby Edition.

Official

A few options and trims are cheaper

The trucks are headed to dealers now.

Official

It's basically a U.S.-market Laramie with the Sport Appearance package

So it's special, but not that special.

Opinion

From Tradesman to Laramie, mild to wild

Ram has launched the online configuration tool for the 2019 Ram 1500 pickup truck. There's a version for everyone including work trucks and luxury vehicles.

Chicago

New pickup will have 200 parts and accessories available at launch.

The truck looks pretty sweet in red and black. Here's all the equipment it's decked out with.

Featured Video

Transcript: MOPAR offers 200+ options for the 2019 Ram 1500. Ram and MOPAR have collaborated to customize a Flame Red 2019 Ram 1500 Big Horn Sport 4x4. Which made its debut at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The collab showcases some of the 200+ MOPAR parts and accessories available for the outdoor-sport-themed truck. The customized 1500 includes a 2-inch lift kit for additional off-road clearance, and sits on 35-inch tires wrapped around 18-inch off-road beadlock-capable wheels. MOPAR also include

Official

Ram's Western theme extends into 2019. We can't all be ranchers. Or can we?

Take a look at those seat-back pockets.

Spy Shots

Spy photographers captured versions of the 2019 Ram we didn't see at the Detroit Auto Show

Yep, there are even more variations of the Ram to see.

Recap

Spec-sheet comparison battles galore!

Comparing the newest fullsize and midsize pickup trucks, compact sedans, and a pair of Mustang coupes.

Official

The new logo is sharper than the old logo.

Imagine a new badge from either Chevy or Ford.

Detroit

'We’re in the middle of a truck war. And the public wins.'

An all-new Ram pickup has to fit in with the heritage of the vehicle.

Comparo

We examine the full-size pickup trucks' features, engines and more

We examine the full-size pickup trucks' features, engines and more.

Detroit

Here are photos, specs, and everything we know

There's a mild-hybrid system under the hood.

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