Whether buying straight from our showroom at Commonwealth Dodge Ram or a used unit, there is no doubt that very little can go wrong with picking the new 2021 Ram 1500. It's a full-size truck that packs a powerful engine, luxury interior quality, and the new onboard technology that few competitors in the pickup segment can match.

Indeed, this Dodge truck does not also fall short of options with different trims and configurations among the top-rated in our stock inventory. But that's not all, here's an in-depth look at what the new 2021 Ram 1500 has to offer to all truck enthusiasts.

Engine Performance

Straight from the start, the new 2021 Ram 1500 does not disappoint regarding raw engine power across its impressive engine lineup. The base is a standard 305 hp, 3.6-liter V-6 engine that pairs with an eTorque mild-hybrid electric system. The combination sees the signature eTorque system pack a punch to have the engine pump out 269 lb-ft of torque.

Drivers around Fern Creek, KY and Shepherdsville, KY also get to ride with a three-liter turbocharged V-6 engine able to churn out 260 hp alongside 480 lb-ft of torque. The design also runs on an EcoDiesel approach with a fantastic fuel economy part of its high ratings.

Optional on the higher end is a powerful 2021 Ram 1550 engine model that runs on the new TRX trim. Technically, it's a supercharged 6.2-liter Hellcat V-8 engine with a top rating of 702 hp and 650 lb-ft of torque to conquer all terrains in Mt. Washington, KY.

Regardless of the engine types, the 2021 Ram 1500 runs a standard eight-speed transmission, which pairs with an RWD system for better handling. There is also a 4WD system that supplements the driving experience during off-road terrain.

Technology/Interior Features

The new Ram 1500 inventory goes all out in its interior redesign approach that features the latest luxury accents and advanced cabin elements. Here, the new Ram trucks get out the best of infotainment, connectivity, and interior luxury. For the classy features lovers, you get to enjoy standard features such as:

  • An 8.4-inch Uconnect infotainment display with physical knobs
  • Smartphone Integration – Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • On-board GPS Navigation
  • Six-speaker stereo system
  • USB-A and USB-C ports
  • Wi-Fi hotspot

Safety Features

Just like the interior tech, the safety features of the 2021 Ram 1500 are as good as they come. The Ram brand has sought to make the 1500 trucks stand out with the advanced driver-assist features. The new base Ram 1500 lacks the advanced driver-assist features, but still runs an impressive safety roster that includes:

  • Adaptive Cruise control with Automatic emergency braking
  • Automatic high-beam headlights
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Forward collision warning
  • Rear cross-traffic alert

On higher trim models, the 2021 Ram 1500 adds extra safety functionality with advanced driver help on:

  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Automated Parking Assistance
  • Parking sensors
  • Lane Departure Assist
  • Forward Collision Warning

Trim Configurations

Browsing our new 2021 Ram 1500 inventory page reveals seven trims with an exclusive addition to the lineup. You can get the new Ram 1500 in the following versions:

  • Tradesman
  • BigHorn(Lone Star)
  • Rebel
  • Ram 1500 Laramie
  • Ram 1500 Long Horn
  • Ram 1500 Limited
  • Ram 1500 TRX

If you are in greater Jeffersontown, KY area, you will also love that the 2021 Ram 1500 comes with two cab configurations; the crew and quad-cab options. Both are almost similar, although the crew cab offers more rear legroom.

How About a Test Drive?

Instead of getting into more details on the 2021 Ram 1500, our dealership in Louisville, KY gives you the chance to go practical with a test drive. We look forward to having you enjoy the first-hand experience of our new 2021 Ram 1500 inventory at Commonwealth Dodge Ram.

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