2020 RAM 1500 Kansas City KS
2020 Ram 1500 at Speedway Dodge Chrysler Jeep
The 2020 RAM 1500 is crushing it in the tough world of sincerely capable trucks, and that’s nothing to sniff at! With leather seating (on Limited & Laramie Longhorn models), an election for an almost-magical class-exclusive air suspension, and a rare impressive 12″ touchscreen. There is also the truckbed’s RamBox option, a multi-function tailgate, eTorque aptitude for the powertrain, a frame of 98-percent high-grade steel, and more! This year, the 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 engine can be fitted to every 2020 Ram 1500 truck model, and for those playing at home, that fact contains the Rebel model (a 1st for the 1500)! In 2020, both a Night Appearance Package or a Black Appearance Package are available and look super-cool. A few external colors were created too, but Ram also did the important step of letting things that were working keep working into the new year of models. Let’s go further into what this pickup has to offer you!
- eTorque Mild Hybrid System
- 3rd-gen EcoDiesel 3.0-liter V6
- 5.7-liter HEMI engine
- Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go
- Perpendicular Park Assist
- 14.9-inch standard brakes
- Sport Appearance Package
- Quad Cab or Crew Cab
- Olive Green, RV Match Walnut Brown, Hydro Blue (new colors)
Please run through the amazing available engines on this one!
The 3rd-generation EcoDiesel 3.0-liter V6 engine is certainly an engine to be reckoned with, delivering towing up to 12,560-pounds with 260-hp and torque of 480 lb-ft (best-in-class)! The EcoDiesel advances from the preceding 16.5:1 of prior year models to an extraordinary 16.0:1 compression ratio. Then there’s a Pentastar gasoline 3.6-liter V6 engine with eTorque that induces a Best-in-Class regular V6 horsepower standing! This Pentastar engine tows a dependable 7,730-lbs and returns 305-hp and 269 pound-feet of torque! There is even a gasoline 5.7L HEMI that can be implemented with the fuel-conscious eTorque Mild Hybrid System. With that onboard, the 5.7L HEMI will grasp 395-horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque, to convey an undaunted 12,750-lbs of towing to impressed drivers everywhere. Not electing for eTorque will still tow up to 11,610-lbs, which is no small achievement!
Will you go into the models with their modern features for me?
There are well-appointed but separate models of the Ram 1500 in 2020: the Laramie Longhorn, Limited, Laramie, Tradesman, Rebel, and the Big Horn. You’ll either love or extremely admire the Laramie Longhorn model, being so steeped in authenticity you may just smell the Wild, Wild West when it saddles up alongside you at the stoplight. With the model’s name becoming a graphic that is truly branded on to the glove-box, you begin to get the picture. These trends continue with a fully-encased leather dashboard, authentic Barnwood features, power running boards to kick with your spurs, and an option for 2-tone wheels 22-inches high! The 2020 chrome-rocking Limited model then rolls in smooth and sophisticated with deluxe appointments such as a 19-speaker Harman Kardon audio system with 900-watts, the Uconnect 12.0 screen (Largest-in-Class), and heated rear seats! The Laramie model delivers with leather-lined seating options, an Alpine 9-speaker luxurious sound system, 22″ wheels, and a decision for the Night Edition Appearance Package. The Tradesman keeps it real with Blind Spot Monitoring, dash instrumentation in a construction-themed yellow color, vinyl seats for easy cleaning, an automated active front air dam to support fuel conservation, a ParkView Rear Back-Up Camera, and Bluetooth! Here comes the heralded Rebel model, which brings a certain flair to the style utilizing Ruby-Red deluxe vinyl/cloth seats and a “smoked” appearance to the 12″ central console touchscreen! The Rebel also possesses a standard electronic locking rear axle, LEDs up front and out back, a key fob switch for the tailgate, an active-level all-corners air suspension, as well as a corrugated mesh grille! The Rebel model buyers may additionally choose a multi-function dampening tailgate with a vertical 60/40 split entrance. All bets are off when looking into the Big Horn model, pretty much everyone loves it! This one brings in several pleasing color combos for the cockpit, a Sport Appearance Package option, chromed grille & bumpers, and more!
Can you outline a few of the more utilitarian features?
Yes! The inside chamber allows for 2x the storage range when contrasted to other pickups in its class, and it has a full 8-degrees of sliding recline on the rear-seats, an amount that seems small until you use it to actually stretch out after a long day of work! The 1500 will be either a Quad Cab or Crew Cab with a 6-foot, 4-inch bed, or alternatively, a Crew Cab with a 5-foot, 7-inch bed. Within the truckbed walls, take heed of the optional RamBox Cargo Management System, as well as both a bed divider and relocating anchors. There is also a flat-load floor inside the 1500, combined well with tie-downs, underneath-seat space, and substantial room within many RamBins.
Final Thoughts on the 2020 Ram 1500
With 100+ sanctioned or conventional safety & preservation hallmarks, the 1500 is sitting pretty in the safety arena! It carries things like Rear Cross Path & Trailer Detection, largest-in-class 14.9-inch standard brakes, Blind Spot Monitoring, a 98-percent high-strength steel frame, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go, six standard airbags, as well as LaneSense Lane Departure Warning-Plus. This accomplished pickup then installs both Parallel & Perpendicular Park Assist and a 360-degree Surround View Camera! There is a reason the 2020 Ram 1500 already snatched the IIHS “Top Safety Pick +” ranking, and it has to do with tons of built-in safety! Come on over here to Speedway Dodge Chrysler Jeep and let’s talk some more about the awesome 2020 Ram 1500!