2019 RAM 1500

2019 RAM 1500

2019 Ford F-150

2019 Ford F-150

2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2019 Ford F-150

2019 RAM 1500


2019 Ford F-150
3.6L V6

Base Engine

3.3L V6
305 hp


290 hp
12,750 lbs

V8 Towing

11,600 lbs


Upgrade Required
6 Speakers


4 Speakers

In the market for a full-size pickup truck you can depend on? Your search has probably led you to the 2019 RAM 1500 and the 2019 Ford F-150 quite a few times. If you haven’t had the time to compare them and get a good look at their differences, you can count on Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Bloomington. We’re confident your choice will be simple when you compare the 2019 RAM 1500 vs. Ford F-150 with us below.

F-150 or RAM 1500: Towing

The RAM 1500 has a pretty clear advantage when it comes to towing, and it even wears the title of Best-in-Class V8 Towing.

  • When equipped with the 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque, the 1500 can tow up to 12,750 pounds, allowing it to outclass the F-150 V8. Both deliver 395 hp, but the HEMI® is capable of towing more.
  • When the F-150 is outfitted with a 5.0L V8 engine, it can tow up to 11,600 pounds.
RAM 1500 towing a camper on a mountain road

F-150 or RAM 1500: Performance & Fuel-Efficiency

The 2019 RAM 1500 and the Ford F-150 are both available with V6 and V8 engines, as well as smooth-shifting transmissions. But which one will change the game for your Champaign commutes? Explore the specs below:

  • F-150 Engines: You’ll have a choice of six engines with the F-150, ranging from a 250-hp 3.0L turbo-diesel to a 450-hp 3.5L twin-turbo or a 395-hp 5.0L V8.
  • RAM 1500 Engines: With the RAM 1500, your engine options range from a 305-hp 3.6L V6 to a 395-hp 5.7L V8 or a mild hybrid version of the V8 that will award you better fuel economy in Decatur.
  • Transmissions: The RAM 1500 features an 8-speed automatic transmission, while the F-150 has either a 6- or 10-speed automatic.
  • Fuel Economy Ratings: You’ll earn up to 20 mpg city/25 mpg highway in the RAM 1500, and you’ll get just a smidge more in the F-150 with 20 mpg city/26 mpg highway.

F-150 or RAM 1500: Features

The 2019 RAM 1500 offers drivers more standard features at the base level for less money than the F-150 – pretty hard to beat if you ask us! Here are some feature highlights you’ll get with the RAM 1500:

  • Uconnect® Infotainment System
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Voice recognition
  • Six-speaker sound system
  • One-touch up driver and passenger windows
  • Cruise control
  • USB ports
  • Proximity key

Find Your RAM 1500 at Sam Leman Chrysler Jeep Dodge Bloomington

It’s clear to see which truck will ultimately give you more for your money. Contact us to schedule a test drive in a RAM 1500 and experience first-hand all the power and convenient interior features you’ll get. You’ll realize you made a great choice as soon as you cruise home to Lincoln – especially if you pick up new RAM 1500 seat covers! Apply for financing to get started, and don’t miss out on our latest offers and incentives and used RAM 1500 models.

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