The forthcoming 2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star is a special edition truck that was presented last year at the Dallas Auto Show. As the name suggests, the Lone Star is based on a RAM 1500 truck and this model will be sold only in the state of Texas. This special edition comes with both rear and four-wheel drive setups and it offers two engines, a V6 and a V8 unit.
Moreover, the 2019 Lone Star is available in Crew and Quad Cab configurations, four interior trims are in the offer and seating for six is a possibility as well. This Texas Truck started its production in Michigan and it will go on sale in the coming months.
2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star exterior looks refreshed
This truck is available in both Crew and Quad Cab configurations, as mentioned. Bed sizes are ranged from 5.7-feet to the 6.4 feet. The whole body is equipped with the “Lone Star” badging, and plenty of chrome work is included, especially on the bumpers, front grille, door handles, and wheels. A new front grille is quite impressive. It features beautiful chrome surroundings and wave mesh inserts. The wheels are 20-inches long, and the stunning look is additionally boosted in the Silver Edition.
The side steps are also featuring chrome work and are stretched from wheel to wheel. The headlights are squared and fog lights are now standard. The rear end also looks squared-off and the exhaust pipes are divided. Overall, the exterior looks premium and the 2019 RAM Lone Star comes with an impressive appearance.
2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star interior is comfortable
The interior of an all-new 2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star is very modern and roomy. The seats are comfortable and are wrapped in high black cloth materials. Vinyl bucket seats are another thing of beauty and optional bench makes room for up to six passengers. The whole interior is refined and it looks first-class. If you want even more luxury, there are plenty of optional features such as leather seats with heating and cooling options.
A 60/40-split rear bench seat is standard, just like the new audio system and leather-wrapped steering wheel. There are Sport and Black monochromatic appearance packages that are more darkly themed if you are not a fan of shiny silver trim. There are four interior trims available and the safety is boosted with an addition of a blind spot monitoring.
2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star engine and transmission
The 2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star will arrive with two drivetrain options. A 5.7-liter Hemi V8 and 3.6-liter Pentastar V6 are in the offer. The V8 engine offers a new Ram’s eTorque hybrid technology.
This hybrid system uses an electric motor as a generator and the same eTorque system will become available with the V6 engine. Hemi V8 unit can create up to 410 lb-ft of torque and the pulling ability is great. Both engines are available with an 8-speed automatic transmission.
2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star price and release date
The approaching 2019 RAM 1500 Lone Star has started its production in the Sterling Heights in Michigan. This truck will go on sale only in Texas and it will arrive in the coming months. The price increase is likely thanks to plenty of innovations, so we could expect a price over the $39,000.