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2021 Ram 1500 Expands Trophy Case with Car and Driver Win

2021 Ram 1500 Earns Third Consecutive 10Best Title 

The only pickup truck to earn a spot on this year’s Car and Driver 10Best Vehicles for 2021 list was the 2021 Ram 1500. This win marks the third consecutive year that the Ram 1500 earned a spot among the 10Best list, showcasing just how impressive this Ram pickup is. This 10Best spot applies to the entire Ram 1500 lineup.  

Learn more about how the 2021 Ram 1500 earned its third consecutive 10Best title and what helped this pickup expand its trophy case below.  


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Car and Driver’s 10Best Vehicles for 2021 Recognizes Ram 1500 

For this year’s 10Best Vehicles list, Car and Driver looked at 57 vehicles to consider them for a spot among its prestigious rankings. A 100-point scale is used during the vehicle evaluation process and each model’s purpose, value, and operation was scored. Car and Driver rewarded the smartest and most entertaining vehicles with a spot among its 10Best list. 

“We are incredibly humbled that Ram 1500 has earned a spot on Car and Driver’s 10Best vehicle list for the third consecutive year and feel validated that we continue to build the best trucks available,” said Mike Koval Jr., Head of Ram Brand. “We are honored that Car and Driver’s recognition includes the all-new 2021 Ram 1500 TRX, which sets the benchmark for extreme performance pickup trucks and clearly telegraphs the Ram Truck brand’s leadership in the segment.” 

2021 Ram 1500 Model Overview 

Red 2021 Ram 1500

The Ram 1500 is the most award light-duty truck in America and this title win has expanded the truck’s trophy case even further. For 2021, the no-compromise Ram 1500 hits every mark on driver’s lists and brings a range of features and amenities that make this pickup more than fun to drive. Some of the standout features that can be found in the 2021 Ram 1500 include: 

  • 12-inch Uconnect 4C touchscreen 
  • 360-degree camera views 
  • SiriusXM 
  • Pandora radio 
  • Head-up Display 
  • Digital rearview mirror 
  • Trailer Package 
  • And more! 

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If you are in the Arlington area and are looking to get behind the wheel of the Car and Driver 10Best-awarded Ram 1500, come visit us at Classic CDJRF. Our online inventory is full of award-winning vehicles, including the 2021 Ram 1500. Come out for a test drive to see why the Ram 1500 has earned its third consecutive spot in Car and Driver’s 10Best Vehicles list.