2021 Ram 1500 Safety Review
2021 Ram 1500 Standard Safety
The 2021 Ram 1500 comes standard with a number of features, including Electronic Stability Control and Traction Control so that you have a firm grip on the ground. You’ll also get a standard Tire Pressure Monitoring Display so that each tire retains proper inflation.
To assist with reversing your vehicle, you’ll find the standard ParkView® Rear Back-up Camera. It comes with dynamic gridlines to help you get an accurate placement in your given parking space.
The Ram 1500 also comes standard with six airbags to surround each passenger in safety. Supported by a frame made of high-strength steel, your truck will be able to tackle some tough situations.
2021 Ram 1500 Towing Safety
If you’re driving a Ram 1500, then you’re probably towing some heavy equipment. Luckily, there are a number of safety features geared towards towing in order to assist you in the safe delivery of your equipment.
For one, there’s standard Trailer Sway Damping. This system has been designed to demonstrate more stability should the trailer sway back and forth while you’re driving, Available safety includes a Trailer-Brake Controller, which connects to your vehicle and can stop the individual brakes of your trailer.
Further towing assistance can be found through available Trailer Reverse Steering Control. When you have a trailer attached to your vehicle, you’ll need to back up carefully so that the trailer stays steady. This feature will come with a knob on the center stack which you can use to angle and adjust your trailer as needed.
2021 Ram 1500 Safety Upgrades
Plenty of other safety technology is also available to safeguard you and other passengers during various driving situations. If you want a more robust rearview camera, check out the available 360° Surround View Camera, which can provide a better view of your vehicle. You could also add on available power fold trailer tow mirrors to hitch up with greater ease.
For even more innovative parking help, consider the available Parallel and Perpendicular Park Assist feature. You’ll hit the brakes and accelerator while it steers your vehicle into a parallel parking space.
Other safety includes available Forward Collision Warning with Active Braking. Should an impact be detected, this system can halt your vehicle. There’s also the available LaneSense® Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keep Assist to make sure your truck is within the bounds of the lane you’ve chosen.