Dodge RAM Trucks vs Ford Trucks
With new and used trucks available, you have a variety of options. The two most trusted truck brands are Ford and Ram, but they offer different strengths in terms of durability, power and powertrains. Here are some basic Ram vs Ford Trucks comparisons based on the features and specs of recent model years.
FORD F-250 VS RAM 2500
Standard on the F-250 is a V-8 engine with 6.2-litres that generates 385 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. The powertrain options on all models are rear-wheel drive or four-wheel drive, and powerful engines are available for all models. The 7.3-litre gas-fed V-8 generates 430 horsepower and 475 lb-ft of torque, while the 6.7-litre Power Stroke diesel V-8 cranks out 475 horsepower and an incredible 1050 lb-ft of torque. Two-bed sizes are available (a 6.75-footer or an eight-footer), but only the long box is available with the regular cab. Prices for the F-250 begin at $27,705.
The 2500 Ram Trucks Lethbridge comes with two engines. All models have a 410-horsepower, 429 pound-feet torque 6.4-litre V-8 engine standard. It is coupled with a good eight-speed automatic transmission, while the diesel version is available. It delivers 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque in this Ram Trucks Lethbridge. The beds available are 6.4-footers and 8.1-footers, respectively. For the 2500, the price begins at $35,545.
FORD F-150 VS RAM 1500
Several engines can be purchased with the 2022 F-150, including the following:
- 290-horsepower 3.3-litre V-6
- 400-horsepower 5.0-litre V-8
- 325-horsepower 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engine
- 400-horsepower 3.5-litre twin-turbo V-6
- 250-horsepower 3.0-litre diesel V-6
Every F-150 comes equipped with an automatic transmission, no matter which engine you choose. The twin-turbo 3.5-litre V-6 engine, which produces 400 horsepower, can tow up to 14,000 pounds. The base 3.3-litre V-6 engine can tow 8,200 pounds. If you opt for the 5.0-litre V-8 engine, you can tow nearly 13,000 pounds; the diesel V-6 can tow a maximum of 12,100 pounds, and a hybrid car can tow about 12,700 pounds. The F-150’s 8.05 foot-long truck bed is the largest among its models, while the short bed measures 6.57 feet. For the F-150, the price begins at $27,705.
The RAM 1500 is available in a wide range of trim levels, with a V-6 or V-8 gasoline engine, with an eight-speed automatic transmission. It is also possible to get a 5.7-litre Hemi engine without the 48-volt hybrid system, which supports both engines. There is a payload capacity of 2320 pounds for the Ram 1500 and a towing capacity of 12,750 pounds. The truck’s towing capacity is greater than all others except the Ford F-150, which is currently capable of towing 13,000 pounds. The Crew cab models, including the Rebel model, are less powerful than extended Quad Cab models but can still tow 11,500 pounds. The cargo beds are available in five-foot-seven-inch and six-foot-four-inch sizes. For the 1500, the price begins at $31,695.