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Mopar Reveals Customized Ram 2500 HD during Chicago Auto Show Media Preview

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Mopar Reveals Customized Ram 2500 HD during
Chicago Auto Show Media Preview

CHICAGO (Feb. 8, 2019) – Mopar introduced a modified Ram 2500 HD truck during the 2019 Chicago Auto Show Media Preview on Friday, Feb. 8. Steve Beahm, head of parts and service, Mopar, highlighted a few of the more than 170 products Mopar will offer for the most powerful, most capable pickup in the segment.

“The Mopar-modified Ram 2500 Heavy Duty on display at the Chicago Auto Show is the latest example of our commitment to offering owners a full product line to choose from right at launch of FCA US LLC vehicles,” said Beahm.

“Whether it’s for the trail, the street or the worksite, Mopar will have more than 170 parts and accessories that provide a path to enhanced capability for the new 2019 Ram Heavy Duty,” Beahm concluded.

Along with a bright blue exterior, the vehicle is adorned with black trim, wheel flares and badges. A few key accessories include the Ram Bar, LED off-road lights, off-road running boards, rock rails and 17-inch bead-lock wheels. 

The redesigned Ram HD’s interior is complemented with Mopar-brushed stainless steel door sill guards displaying the Ram logo and bucket-style, waterproof Mopar all-weather floor mats.

In addition to the parts displayed on the vehicle, buyers can order other upgraded parts such as a bed extender, cargo ramp and trailer camera. Most of the Mopar production parts and accessories will be available right at vehicle launch.

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