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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.

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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.


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.


A few options and trims are cheaper

The trucks are headed to dealers now.


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

So it's special, but not that special.


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.


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.

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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


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

Take a look at those seat-back pockets.

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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.


Spec-sheet comparison battles galore!

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


The new logo is sharper than the old logo.

Imagine a new badge from either Chevy or Ford.


'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.


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

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


Here are photos, specs, and everything we know

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

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The Ram is all new for 2018. The 1500 will come in two engine versions, a 3.6-liter V6 and a 5.7-liter V8. An eTorque system will add an extra 90 pound-feet of torque in the V6 and 130 in the V8. And it will get a massive 12-inch touchscreen. For more coverage of the NAIAS 2018 head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-show/

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No camo. Nothing blacked out. Leak comes just days before Jan. 15 unveil.

It's our best look yet at the redesigned full-size pickup.


And everything in between.

You like supercars? We offer you the mid-engine Corvette. Pickup trucks? How about the 2019 Ram 1500. A vintage bus-turned-RV? Yep, we've even got that.


Now that we've seen one grille option revealed, here's a recap of what else to expect.

An update of everything we know about the 2019 Ram 1500 half-ton truck, including artist renderings of what the next-generation styling could look like.

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Big truck's badge and grille revealed

It's off to Detroit, all shiny and chromed.

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