Ram 1500 vs Ford F150
On the hunt for a light-duty full-size pickup that can do more than just tow and haul? You’re in the right place! Both the 2019 Ram 1500 and the 2019 Ford F-150 offer an impressive mix of customization options, high-powered performance, and top-notch technology features.
In this comparison, we at Dallas DCJR will show you how these two vehicles stack up against each other in the categories you care about the most. Read ahead to see if the Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150 is a better fit for your needs!
Ram 1500 vs F-150: Performance Specs
The 2019 Ram 1500 offers three powerful engines in its powertrain lineup including a standard 3.6-L Pentastar® V6 engine with eTorque that offers 305 best-in-class standard V6 horsepower1 and best-in-class 4×4 fuel economy2. This engine achieves an incredible EPA-estimated 19 city / 24 highway MPG3 when equipped with an optional 4×4 drivetrain.
Swap this standard engine out for an available 5.7-L HEMI® V8 engine that can be equipped with available eTorque technology. Either way, you’ll get a whopping 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque to work with.
With the 2019 Ford F-150, you’ll have several V6 and V8 engines to choose from starting with the standard 3.3-L Ti-CVT V6 engine. Unfortunately, they can’t compete with the Ram 1500’s competence, like its best-in-class V6 horsepower and best-in-class V8 fuel economy.
Ram 1500 vs F-150: Impressive Equipment
On top of its powerful engines, the 2019 Ram 1500 also sports an array of incredible extra features to choose from starting with its class-exclusive TorqueFlite® 8-speed automatic transmission1. This feature works together with the Ram 1500’s mild hybrid eTorque system to maximize both power and efficiency.
The Ram 1500 also offers an available class-exclusive Active-Level™ Four Corner Air Suspension system1. Even when you’re towing the best-in-class V8 towing capacity of 12,750 pounds1, this system will automatically keep you leveled on all kinds of surfaces to keep you confident.
As for the 2019 Ford F-150, you won’t have access to any of these features including the Ram 1500’s eTorque technology.
Ram 1500 vs F-150: Technology Features
Not only is the 2019 Ram 1500 powerful and incredibly customizable, it’s also tech-savvy. This model offers a 5.0-inch Audio & Uconnect® infotainment system that bundles voice command recognition and Bluetooth® wireless connectability. Upgrade this system for even more capability with available SiriusXM® radio and turn-by-turn navigation.
As for the 2019 Ford F-150, you’ll only get a standard AM/FM stereo and 2.3-inch productivity cluster screen unless you upgrade to a higher trim level. In the higher trim levels, you’ll have access to a SYNC® system that offers similar capabilities to the Uconnect® system.
2019 Ram 1500 vs 2019 Ford F-150: Which One?
As you can see, the 2019 Ram 1500 comes out on top in every category. As the Motor Trend Truck of 2019, the Ram 1500 goes above and beyond to meet the needs of every type of pickup truck driver in the areas of Dallas, Garland, and Arlington. Get a closer look at this incredible pickup by taking a test drive with us at Dallas DCJR. Schedule yours today by giving us a call!
1 Class based on Light-Duty pickups.
2 Class based on Light-Duty pickups and EPA estimated 19 city / 24 highway with 3.6L V6 eTorque engine with eight-speed automatic transmission, 4×4. Actual mileage may vary.
3 EPA estimated mpg with 3.6L Pentastar® V6 eTorque engine and eight-speed automatic transmission, 4×4. Actual mileage may vary.