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The 2019 Ram 1500 Snags the Edmund’s Editors’ Choice Award | Salem, OR

The 2019 Ram 1500 leaves lasting impressions, and not just on your average truck driver — it’s even impressing the experts. The 2019 Ram 1500 was tapped for Edmund’s coveted “Editors’ Choice Award.” Edmund’s Editor-in-Chief, Alistair Weaver, described it as “one of the best vehicles [Edmund’s has] driven in a long time,” specifically citing the Ram 1500’s “old-school brawn, cutting-edge technology, and thoughtful engineering” as reasons for its win. The new Ram 1500 provides a best-of-all-worlds driving experience, letting drivers benefit from the comforts of a luxurious interior without sacrificing hefty towing capacity or horsepower. “It’s a standout vehicle in all aspects and easily grabbed top honors for trucks in … Continue reading

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Common Truck Terminology

If you’re looking to buy a pickup for the first time, you’re probably seeing some common truck terminology that you may not recognize. Here Withnell Dodge presents a guide to the most popular truck-related lingo to help you get your bearings in the hunt for the perfect pickup. Light-Duty Light-duty pickups, like the RAM 1500, will have a payload capacity of 1,500-2,000 pounds and a maximum towing capacity near 10,000 pounds. These are the most common trucks and used for personal needs like towing ATVs and boats. Heavy-Duty Trucks like the RAM 2500 and 3500 are more powerful and are designed to tow 20,000 pounds or more. These pickups are … Continue reading

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