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All-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Regular Cab and Quad Cab Earn Five-Star Safety Ratings in U.S. Government's Crash Tests

March 19, 2009

The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Regular Cab and Quad Cab earned five-star ratings for driver- and front-passenger protection in a frontal crash, the highest ratings in the U.S. government's safety crash test program. The 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 Crew Cab received the same five-star ratings earlier this year.

When it comes to safety and security, the all-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 employs a two-fold approach: passive features including pre-tensioning seat belt retractors and supplemental side-curtain air bags are combined with accident-avoidance features including responsive steering, braking, handling and electronic stability control (ESC).

The all-new 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 offers more than 35 safety and security features including: 

  • Advanced multi-stage air bags
  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS)
  • All-speed traction control
  • Auto-reverse sun roof
  • Auto-reverse window
  • BeltAlert
  • Brake assist
  • Brake/park interlock
  • Child seat anchor system
  • Child-protection rear door locks
  • Crumple zones
  • Digressive load-limiting retractors
  • Electronic stability control (ESC)
  • Energy-absorbing steering column
  • Enhanced accident response system (EARS)
  • Height-adjustable front seat belts
  • HomeLink universal home security system transceiver
  • Hill start assist (HSA)
  • Inside emergency release
  • Interior head-impact protection
  • Knee bolsters
  • ParkSense rear park assist system
  • ParkView rear back-up camera
  • Power-adjustable pedals
  • Remote keyless entry
  • Remote start
  • Safety cage body structure
  • Seat-belt pretensioners (both front seat belts)
  • Sentry key engine immobilizer
  • Side guard door beams
  • Standard side-curtain air bags
  • Tire-pressure monitoring (TPM)
  • Trailer sway control system
  • uconnect phone
  • Vehicle theft security alarm
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