While Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) releasing announced that the Ram Truck brand would continue building the Ram 1500 Classic, beyond the 2019 model year. The Ram 1500 Classic (DS) continues to play an important role in the success of the Ram Truck brand, as well as the Ram brand’s mission of becoming the second biggest truck manufacturer globally.
One of the brand’s plans is to continue offering special editions of the Ram 1500 Classic, to add extended life into the aging Ram 1500 Classic. Ram first launched the 2019 Ram 1500 Classic Express Ignition Orange special edition, bringing back a very popular color of the Ram 1500 (DS) trucks from a few years back and offering it on a new sporty package. Then the brand launched the new 2019 Ram 1500 Classic Express Hydro Blue special edition, which was built in March.
The next special edition Ram is releasing the 2019 Ram 1500 Classic Express Stinger Yellow package. Yes, the ever popular Stinger Yellow paint is back. Stinger Yellow was a limited edition color on the 2017 Ram 1500 Sport and it returns again for the 2019 model year. The Ram 1500 Classic Express Stinger Yellow special edition, includes…
- Stinger Yellow Paint (AMZ)
- Body-Color Bumpers and Grille with Black Honeycomb Accents
- Black Cloth 40/20/40 Bench Seat
- Sport Hood with Performance Decal
- Wheel & Sound Package (AYY)
- Dual Exhaust
- Carpet Floor Covering
- Front & Rear Floor Mats
- Remote Keyless Entry
- Blackout Package (ALU)
- 20-inch Semi-Gloss Black Aluminum Wheels
- Black Headlamp Bezels
- Black Ram 1500 Badges
- Black Classic Badges
- Black Ram Head On Tailgate
- Black 4×4 Badge
- Black Ram Head On Grille
- Black 5.7-liter HEMI Badge
While the Stinger Yellow special edition models in the United States come standard with the Uconnect 3 5.0-inch touchscreen system, the 8.4-inch Uconnect Touchscreen is optional. However, the Canadian version of the trucks comes standard with the 8.4-inch system.
Ram is only building 1,000 of these special edition trucks. The trucks can be built as in Quad Cab or Crew Cab (Crew Cab only in Canada), as well as your choice of either 4×2 or 4×4 configurations (4×4 only in Canada). All 2019 Ram 1500 Classic Express Stinger Yellow special editions will come standard with the legendary 395 horsepower 5.7-liter HEMI V8. The Express Stinger Yellow package will add a cost of $1,445 USD MSRP ($3,995 CAD MSRP) to the Express trim level. Trucks have already begun to arrive on lots in both the United States and Canada.