2019 Ram 4500 Engine Options in Lake Elmo MN
Reengineered and restyled for 2019, the all-new 2019 Ram Chassis Cab lineup becomes the epitome of power and capability in the world of commercial trucks. Nestled in the middle of the Ram Chassis Cab family, the 2019 Ram 4500 offers a middle ground between muscle and affordability. Read on to learn more about the engine options offered on the 2019 Ram 4500 or check out this model in our inventory at Fury Ram Truck Center in Lake Elmo, MN.
The Chassis Cab lineup now boasts 34 new features, 18 of which are class-exclusive. Among that list of class-exclusive features lies an array of safety and security additions. This collection includes adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking and a set of 270-degree view cameras mounted around the truck. The Chassis Cab’s frame has been revamped, now featuring a higher level of torsional rigidity and a lighter build.
Exploring the Power and Capability of the 2019 Ram 4500 Engine Lineup
6.4L Hemi V8
The 6.4-liter Hemi V8 is the standard engine option on the 2019 Ram 4500. The V8 is good for up to 410 horsepower and 429 lb.-ft. of torque. Combined variable-cam timing and Fuel Saver technology offer remarkable V8 power when needed and enhanced efficiency when operating in four-cylinder mode. The engine pairs with a standard 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission, which offers on-the-fly shift mapping to adapt to changing loads and road conditions. The optimized engine brings outstanding towing and power take-off capability, remarkable efficiency and reduced noise/vibration.
6.7L Cummins Turbo Diesel
Updated for the 2019, the 6.7-liter Cummins Turbo Diesel I6 engine now comes 60 lbs. lighter than the Cummins of the previous generation. This shaved weight brings enhanced responsiveness and efficiency. The engine scores 360 horsepower and a Best-in-Class torque rating of 800 lb.-ft., which makes for otherworldly strength. That remarkable torque rating combines with an optimized AISIN six-speed automatic transmission to bring Best-in-Class towing. The AISIN engine also features enhanced seamless shifting and power take-off capability.