In 2019, the RAM 1500 went through a substantial redesign that likewise generated upgrades in technology and powertrain departments. Entering into simply its second model year because the new-generation model debuted, we anticipate no significant changes to the 2020 RAM 1500.
2020 RAM 1500 Design
Aesthetically, the new-generation RAM 1500 quit its greatest styling hint: the semi-truck-like front end. In location of this is a new, more aerodynamic nose that draws motivation from the Dodge Durango. It still features a vibrant grille, however RAM toned it down in favor of much better wind tunnel numbers and dropped the crosshair style. We anticipate the 2020 RAM 1500’s exterior to continue with all the very same style hints.
2020 RAM 1500 Interior
Inside, the new-generation RAM 1500 has a myriad of alternatives, consisting of 2 taxi and seating choices and lots of features varying from fundamental to elegant. In this new generation, RAM paid a bit more attention to the base Tradesman trim, providing is little twinkles of high end features like some soft-touch products and splashes of color, however the genuine high-end comes when you go up to the range-topping Laramie Longhorn trim. The existing RAM 1500’s interior styling is neat however still truck-like with its upright control panel, blocky air vents, and chunky buttons and knobs. We anticipate this all to stay the exact same in the 2020 RAM 1500.
We likewise anticipate all the 2020 RAM 1500’s basic features to stay the like the present model. If this is precise, it will come basic with the Uconnect 3 infotainment system with a 5-inch touchscreen, keyless entry, power locks and windows, an electrical parking brake, a USB port, a six-speaker audio system, vinyl flooring, 18-inch steel wheels, and black bumpers and grille.
2020 RAM 1500 Engine
Under the skin, we anticipate the very same lineup of powertrains to rollover. This would consist of a basic 3.6-liter V6 engine combined to a 48-volt mild-hybrid system that integrate for 305 horse power and 269 pound-feet of torque. Purchasers can go with a 5.7-liter Hemi V8 with 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. Purchasers can likewise include the mild-hybrid system to the V8, however its output stays the same. We likewise anticipate the eight-speed automated transmission to stay the only readily available transmission in 2020.
The IIHS has actually not evaluated the new-generation RAM 1500 for security yet, so we doubt what the 2020 model’s scores will be. The present RAM 1500’s basic security features are fundamental and consist of 6 air bags, anti-lock brakes, and a rearview cam. Purchasers can include optional sophisticated security features like surround-view cam, blind-spot tracking, automated emergency situation braking, and lane-keep help.
2020 RAM 1500 Pricing and Release Date
The 2020 RAM 1500’s main release date is not readily available yet, however inspect back frequently for updates.
Without any changes in the works, we anticipate the 2020 RAM 1500’s prices to stay near the 2019 models MSRP variety of $33,390 to $59,385 (location charges consisted of).
The 2020 RAM 1500 will fight the Ford F-150, Chevy Silverado 1500, and GMC Sierra 1500.