2021 RAM 1500 at Rossi Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

After so many years on top, consumers might think it's going to be impossible to improve the RAM 1500. Well, in 2021, RAM continues to prove the naysayers wrong as it roars back with several powerful engine options, a multitude of impressive tech and off-road features, and some new advanced options. This year RAM includes a ton of optional tech such as a driver head-up display, an available digital rearview mirror, new performance, and off-road readouts via the 12-inch touchscreen. You even get the option of a trailer reverse control system that can steer the truck for you as you direct the trailer into a parking spot. Best of all, the 2021 RAM 1500 includes a new trim known as the TRX, which gets a supercharged V8 engine and several performance-enhancing options. There is a ton to go over with the 2021 RAM 1500. Continue reading as we go over all the details.

POWER FOR THE LONG HAUL

Available Engines

Every available engine comes with the Class-Exclusive standard TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission. This workhorse employs next-generation technology, including the Class-Exclusive eTorque Mild Hybrid System, to automatically handle and optimize shift changes and points for efficiency, performance, and drivability.

Ultimate Towing Visibility

The available Power-Fold Tow Mirrors, now offered with the available 360° Surround View Camera, use five cameras to provide a complete picture of the truck's surroundings, especially helpful when aligning your truck with a trailer. The available Trailer Camera Wiring allows for up to two auxiliary cameras to be positioned on or within your trailer with a direct feed to the Uconnect® touchscreen.

INTELLIGENT FEATURES

Power Running Boards

Available power side running boards deploy automatically when a door opens to help you step up and in with ease.

Tailgate Assist

The available nitrogen- and oil-charged dampened tailgate ensures an even, consistent assist in even the coldest or warmest climates. The available power-release tailgate with key fob control makes opening the tailgate easier than ever.

INFORMATION ON DISPLAY

Uconnect 12-Inch Touchscreen

Featuring an advanced 12-inch touchscreen, the available Uconnect® 12.0 with Navigation boasts a customizable home screen with split-screen capability, pinch-and-zoom technology, and physical controls for key features. With this at your fingertips, you can easily access what matters.

Connect Your Smartphone

The advanced Uconnect system allows both iPhone and Android users to stay in touch on the go. Plus, with Apple CarPlay support, you can listen to music, send and receive calls, get Navigation guidance, and access select iPhone apps, all through the 12-inch touchscreen. Android Auto integration provides access to apps, makes calls, pulls up playlists, and more.

ENGINEERED FOR PEACE OF MIND

Guided Parking

Available Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist offers active guidance when parking. The guidance system directs you to engage the gear position, brake, and accelerator while it automatically controls steering.

360-Degree Surround View Camera

The available 360° Surround View Camera and available power fold trailer tow mirrors provide a complete picture of vehicle surroundings to help make things like parking, loading and unloading and hooking up a trailer safe, secure and easy.

BUILT TO SERVE EDITION

Useful Features

Every part of this truck was designed with utility in mind with premium features like the Mopar® all-weather slush mats and optional locking console safe.

Rugged Capability

Ride with confidence on impressive 20-inch technical gray painted cast-aluminum wheels and the Off-Road Group, including a raised ride height, heavy-duty shock absorbers, a locking rear differential, and more.

2021 RAM 1500 Trim Levels

Tradesman

  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • 5-Inch Touchscreen
  • Remote Keyless Entry
  • Electric Parking Brake

Big Horn

  • Premium Cloth Seating
  • Available 12-Inch Touchscreen
  • Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  • Available Night Edition Package

Rebel

  • Electronic Locking Rear Axle
  • Tow Hooks
  • Digital Cluster Display
  • LED Headlamps

Laramie

  • Leather-Trimmed Front Seating
  • Heated and Ventilated Seats
  • Alpine Premium Audio System
  • Available Sport Appearance Package

Longhorn

  • Real Barnwood Accents
  • Leather-Wrapped Dashboard
  • Power Running Boards
  • Available Reclining Rear Seats

Limited

  • Corrugated Mesh Grille
  • Leather Bucket Seats
  • Harman Kardon Premium Audio System
  • Four Corner Air Suspension

What are the engine options for the 2021 RAM 1500?

With several engine options, it's easy to fall in love with the power of the RAM 1500. Standard on most trims is the spectacular 3.6-liter V6 engine that pumps out 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. The engine pairs nicely with an eight-speed automatic transmission and the eTorque system, which improves fuel economy and engine smoothness. Optional is a 5.7-liter V8 that makes an amazing 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque, which is available with or without the eTorque. Are you looking for a diesel option? You're in luck! The 2021 RAM 1500 has the option of a diesel-powered turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 that makes 260 horsepower and an impressive 480 lb-ft of torque. We also can't forget about the TRX trim, as it gets a supercharged 6.2-liter V8 that rips up the pavement with 702 horses and 650 lb-ft of torque. All of the optional engines also connect to the eight-speed automatic transmission, and rear-wheel-drive come standard, but you do have a four-wheel-drive option if you choose.

What are some of the RAM 1500's features?

A whopping seven trim levels are available for the 2021 RAM 1500, and each comes with an amazing amount of tech and luxury features. Starting things off is the base Tradesman trim, which comes with 18-inch steel wheels, air conditioning, trailer sway damping, and a 5-inch touchscreen with a six-speaker stereo. Stepping up to the Big Horn gets you more impressive features such as an 8.4-inch or 12-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. If you are looking to take your RAM 1500 of the road, the Rebel trim is perfect for that as it comes with hill descent control, four underbody skid plates, an electronic locking rear axle, upgraded shocks, and all-terrain tires. Meanwhile, the Longhorn and the Laramie are the premium luxury trim as they provide you with power mirrors, leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, side steps, reclining heated rear seats with under storage, and a spray-in bedliner with in-bed lighting. The Limited adds to this with a standard 12-inch touchscreen and 5.7-liter V8,  four-corner air suspension, wireless charging pad, and premium leather bucket seats. Last is the new TRX, which rounds off the features list with a head-up display, reverse steering control, and RamBox cargo storage.

What can you tell me about the RAM 1500s safety features?

No matter where you travel in this world, the RAM 1500 has you covered thanks to its numerous safety features. Available is an Adaptive Cruise Control System, which will help drivers maintain a pre-set distance between the RAM 1500 and the traffic ahead of it. Also available is a 360-Degree Surround View Camera System, which allows you to get a top-down view of the RAM 1500 and the surrounding area. That way, the driver can get in and out of parking spaces a little easier. Finally, the availability of a Lane Keep Assist System can help get the RAM 1500 back into the lane if it happens to drift outside the painted lines.

Get your 2021 RAM 1500 at Rossi Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

While the competition for the RAM is fierce, the RAM 1500 should remain on top with an eclectic mix of powerful engines and technologically advanced features. If you are interested in the RAM 1500, head down to Rossi Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and schedule a test drive. We know that you will fall in love with the RAM 1500, and we can't wait to put you behind the wheel of one. If you can't make it down to the dealership, be sure to check out the entire RAM 1500 inventory here on our website.

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