2019 Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150

2019 RAM 1500 in white

2019 RAM 1500

2019 Ford F-150 in yellow

2019 Ford F-150

1,910 lbs.

Base Payload (Extended Cab)

1,840 lbs.
305 hp

Standard Horsepower

290 hp

Heated Exterior Mirrors


Easy Tire Fill System


If you’re in the market for a brand-new pickup, you’ve likely crossed paths with the Ram 1500 and Ford F-150 while doing your research. If you hadn’t had the time to compare them in depth, don’t worry; Scott Evans Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram has done it for you! Because of this, we’re confident that the Ram 1500 is sure to meet your needs and budget. Compare the 2019 Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150 below!

F-150 or Ram 1500: Performance

No matter if you select the Ram 1500 or the Ford F-150, each offers V6 and V8 engines. Which has better powertrain choices? Compare their specs below:

  • Ram 1500 Engines: With the Ram 1500, most trims come standard with a 305-hp 3.6L V6 engine. There is also the option of a 5.7L HEMI® V8 and a 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque Mild Hybrid System to improve efficiency.
  • F-150 Engines: The base model of the Ford F-150 comes with a less powerful 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 that only generates 290 hp. To deliver as much power as the Ram 1500, drivers will have to upgrade to a more capable engine.

F-150 or Ram 1500: Towing

The 2019 Ram 1500 has Best-in-Class V8 Towing*. With its 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque, it can tow up to 12,750 pounds. When it comes to towing, the Ram 1500’s engine is better suited for the job. Although both V8 engines produce 395 horsepower, the HEMI® is able to tow significantly more than its competitor from Ford. The Ford F-150 equipped with a 5.0L V8 can tow up to 11,600 pounds.

F-150 or Ram 1500: Features

In terms of features, get more for your hard-earned dollar with the Ram 1500. Unlike the Ford F-150, the Ram 1500 interior comes standard with the following:

  • Voice recognition
  • Six-speaker sound system
  • Infotainment system (Uconnect)
  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Adjustable rear seat head restraints
  • One-touch up driver and passenger windows
  • USB ports
  • Proximity key
  • Power rear windows
  • Cruise control

Explore the Ram 1500 Trim Levels at Scott Evans Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

Comparing the Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150 reveals some similarities between the popular pickups, but the Ram 1500 offers greater V8 towing power and more features. We’ve only just scratched the surface of what the Ram 1500 trim levels can offer Douglas County drivers. Contact us today and set up a test drive, and see how the Ram 1500 compares to other competitors, like the Chevy Silverado 1500.


*Class based on Light-Duty pickups.

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