Technological advancements by Chrysler in the past few years have truly given a boost towards the new generation of Ram Trucks, with the 2013 Ram 1500 as no exception. Its mild face-lift and restyled lights are definitely going to catch your eye, while its plethora of other features are sure to get you excited.
As the winner of the 2013 Motor Trend Truck of the Year award, its hard to find reasons not to love the new 2013 Ram 1500. In case you need convincing, here are our 5 reasons:
1. Legendary brawn and reliability
With choices ranging from the 305 hp, 6-speed, 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine to the 395 hp, 8-speed, 5.7L HEMI V8 under the hood, this Truck is a genuine powerhouse. The Ram 1500 has a 6×4 foot cargo bed, tows up to 10 tons of weight, and has a torque rating range of 269-407 lbs/ft. With this kind of power and performance, one would imagine a thunderous sound at acceleration – but you won’t hear all of that in the cabin!
Above its performance, what is truly impressive about the 2013 Ram 1500 is its best-in-class fuel economy. Achieving up to 28 MPG (Hwy), the 2013 model offers nearly a 20% improvement over its predecessor.
2. Beauty and design
Don’t let the elegance of this truck fool you – its frame may be light but its extremely durable. In addition, the larger grille, aerodynamic design, bi-halogen projector headlamps, and LED taillights give it a well-crafted style and distinct personality. Additional convenience features include power stainless steel running boards, power folding mirrors, a complete central locking system and a power sliding window. On the interior, the main cabin of the 2013 Ram 1500 looks and feels luxurious. The front seats are soft and comfortable, and the leather upholstery gives the Truck a unique sophistication.
The 2013 Ram 1500 offers plenty of security features, including stability control, 4 wheel anti-lock disc brakes, trailer sway control, hill start assist, full-length side curtains and front seat airbags. The trailer brake control is an added security feature if needed.
One of the greatest features of the 2013 Ram 1500 is its price. You can pick up this vehicle at Destination Chrysler for as low as $19,995.. ’nuff said!
5. Driving impressions
Without a doubt the Ram 1500 offers a unique driving experience – particularly via its suspension and steering. Its new air suspension allows for a far smoother ride than its competitors, and its height clearance gives it a competitive edge for off-road activities. The suspension can also be adjusted to make loading the cargo hold much easier. The steering system gives the Truck a responsive feel and sharp handling,
If you are in the market for a sold, durable, all-round truck, the 2013 Ram 1500 is an excellent choice. Visit us at www.destinationchrysler.ca to learn more and book a test drive today.
2013 Ram 1500 Quick Facts:
|Price Range||$19,995 (ST) to $42,395 (Laramie Longhorn)|
|Trims:||ST, Tradesman, SXT, Express, SLT, HFE, Outdoorsman, Big Horn, Sport, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn|
|Engine:||HEMI v8 Horspower (390 hp) with V6 fuel economy (28 mpg highway)|
|Towing capacity||Up to 10,450 lbs|