When you’re choosing the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip right to the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End gives ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this kind of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you want it most.
The 2019 Dodge Ram Front End, however, also has some flaws generally related to this kind of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall according to extra trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest checking out the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional value. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Dodge Ram Front End additionally presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End recent by adding a budget-conscious Normal Version Worth Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Dodge Ram Front End, which pushes the 2019 Dodge Ram Front End into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as effectively, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.