Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150

2017 Ram 1500
2017 Ford F-150
Specs*
Fuel Economy (City/Hwy) 17/25 18/24
Horsepower 285 @ 5,300 282 @ 6,250
Cargo Volume (ft³) 61.0 ft³ 52.8 ft³
Torque 305 @ 3,900 253 @ 4,250
Standard Engine Type 3.6L 24-Valve VVT 3.5L Ti-VCT V6
Max Towing Capacity 4,970 lbs 5,000 lbs
Max Payload 1,500 lbs 1,621 lbs
Tank Capacity 26 Gallons 23 Gallons
Curb Weight 4,517 lbs 4,051 lbs
MSRP $26,495 $27,110

Look to the Ram 1500 for your next pickup truck needs. This American-made icon is ready for any challenge.

The Ram 1500 and Ford F-150 are both incredible choices for your next pickup truck. Both are American-made, reliable, and have a reputation of power and performance on and off the job site. At Beaman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram FIAT in Murfreesboro, Tennessee we want to help you make the best purchase decision for yourself by stripping these pickups down to their fundamental features for an honest comparison.

To start, both of these trucks start at a comparable MSRP, however if cost is a major factor for you than you will save some cash if you go with the Ram 1500 as it starts at a slightly lower price. When we look at the power specs for these two trucks, they are also very comparable. The Ford-150 does have a marginal advantage in power when comparing it to the Ram 1500. However, when driving these two workhorses you wouldn't be able to tell which is more powerful than the other. The biggest difference between these two trucks is seen when we compare how they handle their fuel. The Ram 1500 boasts industry-leading fuel economy accompanied by a fuel tank that's 3 gallons larger than the Ford F-150. That means you'll save gas money and make less visits to the pump with the Ram 1500.

At Beaman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram FIAT we want to provide you with every available tool to help you purchase the best possible car, truck or SUV for your lifestyle. We hope this comparison helps and if you have any more questions please give out of our auto sales professionals a call today. When you're ready, stop by our Murfreesboro, TN car dealership for a Ram 1500 test drive!