Posts Tagged ‘Ram 1500 Classic’

Five Parts and Accessories From Mopar That Take the 2021 Ram 1500 to New Heights

Friday, April 23rd, 2021

One of the biggest perks of getting behind the wheel of a new vehicle is the ability to make it one’s own. Plenty of truck buyers love to accessorize their rides once they take the vehicle home, and owners of the latest Ram 1500 are no different. The best accessories and parts for Ram pickups come from Mopar, the brand’s official parts, service and customer care division. With hundreds of parts and accessories, it’s easy to get overwhelmed while sifting through the Mopar catalog. However, new wheels and tires, along with lift kits and light bars, tend to be some of the most common upgrades. Here are five parts and accessories from Mopar that take the 2021 Ram 1500 to new heights.  (more…)

The 2021 Ram Truck Lineup in Review

Thursday, December 31st, 2020

Ram Trucks made several changes for its 2021 model year lineup, but it’s the all-new 2021 Ram 1500 TRX that’s really going to revolutionize pickup trucks going forward. The Ram 1500, Ram Heavy Duty, and other vehicles in the truck maker’s lineup received functional and equipment changes only. Here’s what the 2021 Ram Truck lineup looks like: (more…)

The Fourth Installment of the Ram Trucks “Built to Serve Edition” Pickups is Now Available

Saturday, November 28th, 2020

Ram Trucks has dedicated its 2020 model year to various special edition trims, but none are as powerful and as sentimental as the “Built to Serve Edition” pickups that honor the different branches of the armed forces. This marks the fourth time this year that Ram rolls out one of its “Built to Serve” designs, this time inspired by a maritime land force-inspired theme. Tank and Flame Red are the exterior shades chosen and can be complemented with Medium Greystone accent stitching. The fourth installment of the “Built to Serve Edition” Ram pickups open now in December (2020) and is slated for production in early 2021 at the Sterling Heights Assembly Plant.  (more…)

The 2021 Ram 1500 Warlock Now Offers an All-Terrain Pack

Friday, September 18th, 2020

Ram Trucks isn’t in any hurry to get the Ram 1500 Classic out of dealerships anytime soon. Sales remain strong as the truck brand continues to market the Ram 1500 Classic as a lower-cost alternative to the latest-generation Ram 1500. The Classic seems to be unchanged from last year as it heads into the 2021 model year, but there does appear to be one very notable exception.  (more…)

The Ram 1500 Classic Returns for the 2021 Model Year

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Full-size pickup trucks continue to rise in popularity as of late, largely due to how luxurious and spacious they’ve become. Countless potential buyers out there really need and want the size and capability that comes with a half-ton pickup — especially when the price tag is hard to beat, as is the case with the Ram 1500 Classic. According to automotive experts, this is part of the reasons why Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) continues to sell its last-generation Ram 1500 Classic alongside the significantly new-and-improved Ram 1500 latest-generation that debuted in 2019. By the looks of it, FCA doesn’t seem to have any plans to stop offering both pickups alongside one another anytime soon. In an unsurprising move, the automaker announced that the Ram 1500 Classic model wil; stay in its lineup for the 2021 model year. (more…)

FCA Restarts Ram 1500 Production With a Bang

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

It’s a new world for Ram Trucks employees as they return to manufacturing plants to build 2020 Ram 1500 pickups. The plants just reopened post-quarantine, but the employees have plenty of new rules to abide by as they work to build new vehicles and stay safe from Coronavirus at the same time. Open for one shift daily, the truck plants in Warren and Sterling Heights, Michigan, are seeing a slow-but-firm revamp of manufacturing. If the virus can be kept at bay, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is programming to add other shifts in a couple of weeks — only time will tell. Despite all the changes, FCA remains focused on manufacturing and assembling more Ram 1500 pickups to avoid a shortage in the near future.  (more…)

The Ram 1500 Classic Lives On

Thursday, February 27th, 2020

The Ram 1500 model was redesigned nearly two years ago, but unlike the common practice of switching generations once a new model arrives, Ram opted to do something different. The previous Ram 1500 generation didn’t cease to exist, Ram simply renamed it as the Ram 1500 Classic, thus creating an entirely different model. Many have wondered when Ram would cease production of the Ram 1500 Classic and it looks like the truck maker isn’t going to stop production anytime soon.  (more…)

Ram Trucks is Ready to Finish 2019 With a Bang

Friday, October 18th, 2019

Ram Trucks is ready to close out 2019 on top; the truck maker is about to dethrone the Chevrolet Silverado from the number two slot officially. Automotive experts believe that once everything is said and done, the truck market will be changed for years to come. Ram sold 461,115 units during the first nine months of the year (2019), averaging about 25.5 percent of the light-duty truck segment. A decade ago, when Ram was branching out as a standalone brand, it barely held 5.9 percent of the entire market. Suffice it to say; Ram certainly can be proud of its accomplishments in the past decade.  (more…)

The Ram 1500 Classic is Here to Stay a Little While Longer

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Sales figures have spoken, and they’ve determined that the Ram 1500 Classic is here to stay — for a little while longer! According to MotorTrend, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Mike Manley stated as much during the automaker’s recent second-quarter conference call of 2019. Sales for the old-generation Ram 1500 continue to be strong, a testament to the brand’s known reliability and fleet-friendly lineup.  (more…)

2019 Ram 1500 Sales Still Holding Steady

Friday, July 12th, 2019

Pickup owners are known for their loyalty, but every once in a while a new truck comes into the market that entices diehard devotees to change things up. Not long ago it would’ve been wild if someone mentioned that perpetually third-ranked Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) would pass Chevrolet in full-size pickup sales. It was nearly unthinkable, but the truth is Ram already passed Chevrolet during the first half of 2019 after several years of steady market share gains that were effectively pushed over the edge by the redesigned 2019 Ram 1500. Even Ford, the reigning champ of the pickup market, referred to a “very competitive” market when reporting a slip in F-Series sales after the second quarter of 2019.  (more…)