V8 Towing Capacity
Diesel Towing Capacity
Diesel Fuel Economy
IIHS Top Safety Pick+
Dodge Ram vs. F-150 has been a classic rivalry for decades. These two trucks have grown immensely from that competition, and with the 2021 RAM 1500 and the 2021 Ford F-150 now on the lots, San Diego drivers have access to an even greater list of innovative technologies and performance features than ever, but who’s taken the lead? The F-150 or RAM 1500? Read on to see which truck has taken the edge this year, and then apply for financing and contact Jack Powell Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to schedule for a test drive.
When deciding between the Ford F-150 or RAM 1500, Carlsbad drivers will note that the RAM 1500 offers four engines to the Ford F-150’s six options. To keep simple, let’s take a look at the base engine, the diesel option, and the top engine options for each truck:
Ford F-150 Engine Specs
RAM 1500 Engine Specs
Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500 V6 Towing Capacity
Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500 V8 Towing Capacity
San Marcos drivers have likely noticed that our Dodge RAM vs. Ford F-150 comparison lists the Ford as having slightly high max towing capacity. This is true, however, the RAM more than makes up for this negligible difference by offering some of the most advanced towing and hauling features in the industry, from the RAMBOX® cargo management system lockable storage container to the multifunction tailgate.
With your pick of an 8.4-inch or 12.0-inch touchscreen that features UConnect® infotainment and standard Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto, the RAM 1500 offers a higher-value package. The Ford F-150 only offers an 8-inch touchscreen, and you’ll have to pay extra for Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto.
Here are some of the safety features that helped the RAM 1500 score a Top Safety Pick+ designation with the IIHS–an award the Ford didn’t receive
When it comes to deciding between the Ford F-150 or RAM 1500, it’s evident that this year’s RAM 1500 truck has the better value. Now that San Marcos drivers have read our 2021 RAM 1500 vs. Ford F-150 comparison, schedule a test drive of the new 1500 to see just how it concludes the Dodge RAM vs. Ford F-150 rivalry for yourself. Get in touch with Jack Powell Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to schedule for a test drive. You can call us at 760-871-4202 to take the next step.
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*Class based on Light-Duty pickups.