Compare the Ram 1500 vs Ford F-150

How Does the 2019 Ram 1500 Compare to the New Ford F-150?

The Ram 1500 has long established itself as one of the go-to options for drivers in search of a top-quality full-size pickup truck. When you look at everything it routinely brings to the table, it's not hard to see why.

The 2019 model, for instance, delivers a powerful driving experience defined not just but high-performance abilities, but also by a superior standard of comfort and convenience. Earning just as many accolades for its passenger-friendly interior as it has for its versatility and grit, the Ram 1500 is a truck that's truly suited to every situation. Some days that might mean hard work and horsepower. Other days that might mean errands and sports practice.

The big question for many drivers, however, isn't whether or not the new Ram 1500 is good, but whether or not it's good enough. With competitors like the Ford F-150 sharing the limelight, drivers have a lot of options when they go shopping for a new truck.

If you're wondering which truck is better, take a look at what both have to offer.

2019 Ram 1500 Limited

The 2019 Ram 1500

Completely redesigned for 2019, the newest iteration of the Ram 1500 delivers a robust list of updates and upgrades. This includes a new chassis that's been rebuilt from the ground up to weigh less. This helps it to squeeze a higher level of performance out of its dual engine options: a powerful V6 and V8. Likewise packed to the brim with features and technology, the Ram 1500 is a capable and modern pickup built for today's drivers.

Performance: 3.6-liter V6 (305 horsepower, 269 pounds-feet of torque), 5.7-liter V8 (395 horsepower, 410 pounds-feet of torque, 15/22 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Uconnect Infotainment System, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, Heated Side Mirrors, Push-Button Start, Leather Upholstery, Heated Seating, Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Departure Warnings

Starting Price: $31,795

2019 Ram 1500 Limited interior


2019 Ram 1500 Rebel Rear View

 

The 2019 Ford F-150

The beneficiary of a major overhaul in 2018, the F-150 impressed critics and drivers alike with a lighter-weight frame, a bevy of high-performance options, and a suite of impressive modern features. The 2019 model picks up where last year's truck left off. With versatile options for a wide range of drivers, it's an impressive pickup with a lot to offer.

Performance:  3.3-liter V6 (290 horsepower, 265 pounds-feet of torque, 19/25 miles per gallon), 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (325 horsepower, 400 pounds-feet of torque, 20/26 miles per gallon), 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 (250 horsepower, 440 pounds-feet of torque, 22/30 miles per gallon), 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (375 horsepower, 470 pounds-feet of torque, 18/25 miles per gallon), 5.0-liter V8 (395 horsepower, 400 pounds-feet of torque, 17/23 miles per gallon), 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (450 horsepower, 510 pounds-feet of torque, 15/18 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Sync 3 Infotainment System, Apple CarPlay/Android Auto, 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot, Leather Upholstery, Cooled Seating, Massage Seating, Heated Seating, Adaptive Cruise Control, Blind-Spot Information System, Inflatable Rear Seatbelts

Starting Price: $30,000

 

Which Truck is the Right One for You?

The Ford F-150 is, undoubtedly, a great truck. You won't get a bad experience if you choose to drive home in one. That being said, the Ram 1500 delivers a better out-of-the-gate experience in our opinion. Its base engine is more powerful, and you can't undersell how much its interior versatility adds to its experience. There are a lot of trucks that boast about their ability to do anything. The Ram 1500 is one of the good ones that actually takes that to heart.

Would you like to learn more about everything the new Ram 1500 brings to the table? Get in touch with the sales team at Larry Hills Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Poplar Bluff, MO. We'd love the opportunity to show you everything this powerful new truck has to offer.

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3211 North Westwood Blvd
Directions Poplar Bluff, MO 63901-8656

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  1. Larry Hillis Chrysler Dodge Jeep

    3211 North Westwood Blvd
    Poplar Bluff, MO 63901-8656

    • Sales: (573) 677-4049
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