The 2016 Ram 1500 and 2016 Ford F-150 are two of the toughest trucks on the market. Their capability, power, and fuel economy are among the top in their class. Choosing a winner based on appearance is a breeze (the Ram 1500, obviously) but how do they do when it comes down to specifications? Here’s a quick comparison of these full-size trucks from us here at Swant Graber Dodge Ram.
The new Ram 1500 won U.S. News & World Report’s 2016 Best Full-Size Truck for the Money for a long list of reasons.
When it comes to price, the Ram 1500 boasts a maximum price around $53,000 and is more customizable than the Ford F-150. The Ford F-150 comes in six trims and tops out at almost $70,000. When it comes to price, the Ram 1500 offers the better value.
The Ram 1500 and Ford F-150 earn 3.5/5 stars from J.D. Power & Associates. That puts both trucks above average in their segment. Both models also offer the same three-year/36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.
The Ford F-150’s interior is one of its weakest features while the Ram 1500 excels when it comes to a user-friendly, comfortable cabin. There’s enough legroom for long trips, and the Ram 1500’s interior feature mostly upscale materials while remaining as rugged as drivers would expect from a full-size pickup.