Detroit Auto Show Updates

January 22nd, 2018 by

2019 RAM 1500

The Detroit Auto Show began on January 13 and will end on January 28, 2018. Car enthusiasts from far and wide can expect to see a barrage of fresh production models, including the Ram 1500 and Jeep Cherokee. At Midway CDJR, we love all things Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram; we’ve got the latest news on the recently debuted 2019 Ram 1500, as well as the soon-to-be-revealed 2019 Jeep Cherokee. Read on for more details!

2019 Ram 1500

When Sergio Marchionne, Chief Executive of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, confirmed that the 2019 Ram 1500 would appear at the Detroit Auto Show, fans were beside themselves. Its recent reveal wowed with fresh features and astounding strength for a light-duty pickup. Pricing has yet to be finalized, but drivers can expect the following from this powerhouse:

  • Towing capacity of up to 12,750 pounds
  • Lighter, more agile body and frame
  • New 48-volt eTorque mild-hybrid system
  • Industry-first thermal rear axle for 2WD models
  • Greater fuel economy
  • Upgraded interior with more trim options
  • Available Uconnect with a 12-inch touchscreen
  • Available split tailgate

2019 Jeep Cherokee

The 2019 Jeep Cherokee has yet to debut, but Jeep released photos of the next-generation SUV back in late December. For the new year, this iconic SUV is getting a makeover—inside and out. Jeep fans can expect a more upright seven-slated grille, along with consolidated headlights and daytime running lights. Inside, you can expect new technologies, including a brand-new Uconnect system, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay.

Stay Up to Date with Midway CDJR!

Do you have questions about the 2019 Ram 1500 or 2019 Jeep Cherokee – or even the 2019 Ram 1500 Tradesman? If so, contact the local brand experts at Midway CDJR. If you’d like to test drive one of our current models, you can schedule an appointment online! We’re conveniently located at 219 2nd Ave E in Kearney, NE.

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