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4x2 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Tradesman
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4x2 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Tradesman 15 22 $30,549 $31,795
4x2 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Tradesman 20 25 $33,227 $34,595
4x2 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Tradesman 20 25 $33,500 $34,895
4x4 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Tradesman 19 24 $33,809 $35,295
4x2 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Big Horn/Lone Star 20 25 $34,050 $36,040
4x4 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Tradesman 19 24 $36,497 $38,095
4x4 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Tradesman 19 24 $36,770 $38,395
4x2 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Big Horn/Lone Star 20 25 $36,610 $38,740
4x2 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Big Horn/Lone Star 20 25 $36,880 $39,040
4x4 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Big Horn/Lone Star 19 24 $37,275 $39,540
4x2 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Laramie 20 25 $36,762 $39,940
4x4 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Big Horn/Lone Star 19 24 $39,845 $42,240
4x4 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Big Horn/Lone Star 19 24 $40,115 $42,540
4x2 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Laramie 20 25 $39,268 $42,640
4x2 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Laramie 20 25 $39,532 $42,940
4x4 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Laramie 19 24 $39,917 $43,440
4x2 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Rebel 20 25 $41,560 $44,240
4x4 Quad Cab 6'4" Box Rebel 19 24 $42,135 $44,940
4x4 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Laramie 19 24 $42,433 $46,140
4x4 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Laramie 19 24 $42,697 $46,440
4x4 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Rebel 19 24 $44,795 $47,740
4x2 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Longhorn 20 25 $46,308 $50,640
4x2 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Longhorn 20 25 $46,572 $50,940
4x2 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Limited 20 25 $48,331 $52,995
4x2 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Limited 20 25 $48,596 $53,240
4x4 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Longhorn 19 24 $49,473 $54,140
4x4 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Longhorn 19 24 $49,737 $54,440
4x4 Crew Cab 5'7" Box Limited 19 24 $51,761 $56,740
4x4 Crew Cab 6'4" Box Limited 19 24 $52,025 $57,040
Select style
2WD Reg Cab 140" Work Truck
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 140" Work Truck 16 21 $27,083 $28,300
2WD Double Cab 147" Work Truck 16 21 $30,815 $32,200
4WD Reg Cab 140" Work Truck 15 20 $31,485 $32,900
2WD Crew Cab 147" Work Truck 16 21 $33,112 $34,600
2WD Double Cab 147" Custom 16 21 $32,766 $34,600
2WD Crew Cab 157" Work Truck 16 21 $33,399 $34,900
4WD Double Cab 147" Work Truck 15 20 $33,973 $35,500
2WD Double Cab 147" LT 20 23 $34,575 $36,900
2WD Crew Cab 147" Custom 16 21 $35,039 $37,000
2WD Crew Cab 157" Custom 16 21 $35,323 $37,300
4WD Crew Cab 147" Work Truck 15 20 $36,270 $37,900
4WD Double Cab 147" Custom 15 20 $35,891 $37,900
4WD Crew Cab 157" Work Truck 15 20 $36,557 $38,200
2WD Double Cab 147" RST 20 23 $36,355 $38,800
2WD Crew Cab 147" LT 20 23 $36,824 $39,300
4WD Double Cab 147" Custom Trail Boss 14 18 $37,406 $39,500
2WD Crew Cab 157" LT 20 23 $37,105 $39,600
4WD Double Cab 147" LT 19 22 $37,667 $40,200
4WD Crew Cab 147" Custom 15 20 $38,164 $40,300
4WD Crew Cab 157" Custom 15 20 $38,448 $40,600
2WD Crew Cab 147" RST 20 23 $38,604 $41,200
2WD Crew Cab 157" RST 20 23 $38,885 $41,500
4WD Crew Cab 147" Custom Trail Boss 14 18 $39,679 $41,900
4WD Double Cab 147" RST 19 22 $39,447 $42,100
4WD Crew Cab 157" Custom Trail Boss 14 18 $39,963 $42,200
4WD Crew Cab 147" LT 19 22 $39,916 $42,600
4WD Crew Cab 157" LT 19 22 $40,197 $42,900
2WD Double Cab 147" LTZ 17 23 $40,291 $43,000
4WD Crew Cab 147" RST 19 22 $41,696 $44,500
4WD Crew Cab 157" RST 19 22 $41,977 $44,800
2WD Crew Cab 147" LTZ 17 23 $42,539 $45,400
2WD Crew Cab 157" LTZ 17 23 $42,820 $45,700
4WD Double Cab 147" LT Trail Boss 15 20 $43,008 $45,900
4WD Double Cab 147" LTZ 16 22 $43,383 $46,300
4WD Crew Cab 147" LT Trail Boss 15 20 $45,257 $48,300
4WD Crew Cab 157" LT Trail Boss 15 20 $45,538 $48,600
4WD Crew Cab 147" LTZ 16 22 $45,631 $48,700
4WD Crew Cab 157" LTZ 16 22 $45,913 $49,000
2WD Crew Cab 147" High Country 17 23 $49,661 $53,000
2WD Crew Cab 157" High Country 17 23 $49,942 $53,300
4WD Crew Cab 147" High Country 16 22 $52,753 $56,300
4WD Crew Cab 157" High Country 16 22 $53,034 $56,600
Pricing
Invoice Price
$30,549
$27,083
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,795
$28,300
Monthly Payment Estimate
$530 / month
$472 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
5.8
5.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2019 Ram 1500 sets the bar high for full-size pickup trucks. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado is more refined and useful for cargo, though it isn’t as polished inside as the new Ram 1500.
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TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
15 mpg 16 mpg
Highway
22 mpg 21 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
39.2 -
Second Shoulder Room (in)
65.7 -
Front Leg Room (in)
40.9 44.53
Front Hip Room (in)
63.4 60.9
Second Leg Room (in)
35.6 -
Front Head Room (in)
40.9 43.11
Passenger Capacity
6 3
Second Hip Room (in)
63.4 -
Front Shoulder Room (in)
66 66.06
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in)
228.9 229.5
Height, Overall (in)
77.6 75.63
Wheelbase (in)
140.5 139.56
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
82.1 81.14
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
- 8.22
Cab to Axle (in)
- - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
- - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in)
- - TBD -
Frame Width, Rear (in)
- - TBD -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in)
- - TBD -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
- 8.22
Cab to End of Frame (in)
- - TBD -
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
- - TBD -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in)
- - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
66.4 71.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
21.5 22.4
Cargo Volume (ft³)
61.5 89.1
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
66.4 - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
51 50.63
Tailgate Width (in)
60 - TBD -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
76.3 98.18
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
- NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.8 13.6 x 0.79
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.9 13 x 1.18
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
23 28.3
Fuel Tank Location
- - TBD -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
- NA
Aux Fuel Tank Location
- NA
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
46.2 44.6
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Electric Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- - TBD -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
- - TBD -
Tires
Rear Tire Order Code
TUL QBN
Front Tire Size
P275/65TR18 255/70R17
Spare Tire Size
Full-Size 255/70R17
Front Tire Order Code
TUL QBN
Spare Tire Order Code
NA QBR
Rear Tire Size
P275/65TR18 255/70R17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- N/A
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
- - TBD -
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- N/A
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- N/A
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
- - TBD -
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- - TBD -
Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
6730 10100
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
673 500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
673 790
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
6730 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
6730 7900
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- NA
Weight Information
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
11900 12800
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2063 1707
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
3700 3700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
2735 2662
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
7100 6800
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
4100 3800
Wheels
Spare Wheel Material
Steel NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 17" x 8"
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Full-Size 17" x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material
Styled Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
18 X 7.5 17" x 8"
Front Wheel Material
Styled Steel Steel
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
730 NA
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
730 730
Maximum Alternator Watts
- NA
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 170
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
395 @ 5600 285 @ 5300
Engine Type
Gas/Electric V-8 Gas V6
Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty - TBD -
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
410 @ 3950 305 @ 3900
Engine Order Code
EZH LV3
Displacement
5.7 L/345 4.3L/262
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
17 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
22 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
15 16
Transmission
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84 NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.29 3.06
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14 2.36
Trans Order Code
DFR MYC
Transfer Case Model
None NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67 1.15
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 0.67
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71 4.03
Trans PTO Access
No NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11 1.53
Trans Type
8 6
Transfer Case Power Take Off
No NA
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28 0.85
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- NA
Trans Power Take Off
- NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- NA
Clutch Size (in)
- NA
Summary
Vehicle Name
Ram 1500 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Body Code
T E63
Body Style
Quad Cab Regular Cab Pickup
Suspension
Axle Type - Front
Independent - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.21 NA
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Solid Axle
Axle Type - Rear
Rigid Axle - TBD -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.21 3.42
Suspension Type - Front
Short And Long Arm Independent
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
- - TBD -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
- - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- 51.0
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
- - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
- NA
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
- - TBD -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- 50.0
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- 1.30
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
10.4 10.4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- - TBD -
Frame
Frame Type
- - TBD -
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