Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500

2018 Ford F-150 XL Regular Cab 4x2
2018 Ram 1500 Tradesman 4x2
MPG 19 City / 25 Highway 17 City / 25 Highway
Horsepower 290 HP 305 HP
Torque 265 lb-ft 269 lb-ft
Max Towing Capacity (Standard) 5,100 lbs 4,770 lbs
Max Towing (When Properly Equipped) 13,200 lbs 10,620 lbs
Payload Capacity 1,990 lbs 1,800 lbs
MSRP** $27,110 $27,095

​When the Ford F-150 and the Ram 1500 go bumper to bumper, which pickup truck comes out on top?

Powerful and versatile, the Ford F-150 is a heavy-hitter in the pickup truck class. With impressive maximum towing and maximum payload capacities, the Ford F-150 makes it easy to haul your heaviest loads and tackle your hardest jobs. Whether you're in need of a new commercial pickup for tough jobs or a personal truck for weekend getaways around St. Louis, Missouri, the Ford F-150 is Built Ford Tough for the work and road ahead. Plus, with an affordable starting MSRP, a new or pre-owned Ford F-150 from Bommarito Ford in Hazelwood, MO won't break the bank.

Another popular American pickup truck is the Ram 1500, which is often compared with the Ford F-150. Despite the slightly lower starting price of the Ram 1500, the Ford F-150 provides more value when it comes to fuel mileage, towing, and hauling. With a variety of innovative safety features, the Ford F-150 offers a ride that is both safe and comfortable.

When comparing the Ford F-150 and Ram 1500, it's vital to look at overall value and capabilities. The Ford F-150 has the towing and carrying availabilities that many St. Louis, MO area drivers desire in a new pickup truck. The strength of the Ford F-150 makes it easier for you to get more work done, carry more equipment, or simply get away from it all with your boat in tow. Comparatively, the Ram 1500 does not provide as much power for those towing and hauling projects.

For the workhorses and the getaway seekers, we here at Bommarito Ford would recommend the strong and reliable Ford F-150. Still not sure about whether the Ford F-150 is the right truck for you? Visit Bommarito Ford in Hazelwood, MO to get set up with a test drive in any of our Ford trucks or cars.


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