2019 Ram 1500

2019 Ram 1500

2019 Ford F-150

2019 Ford F-150

2019 Ram 1500


2019 Ford F-150

1,910 lbs.

Standard Payload (Extended Cab)

1,840 lbs.
305 hp

Standard Horsepower

290 hp

Heated Exterior Mirrors


Easy Tire Fill System


2019 Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150

If you’re in the market for a pickup that can tackle any challenge you throw its way, you’ve probably come across the Ram 1500 and Ford F-150 while doing your research. Not able to compare them in depth? It’s ok! Santa Cruz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram has compared the two titans for you! We’re sure you’ll find what you need when you choose the new Ram 1500. It offers excellent V8 towing power, a comfortable cabin, and so much more. Compare the 2019 Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150 today!

F-150 or Ram 1500: Performance & Fuel Economy

You have the choice of a V6 or V8 engine no matter which truck you pick, as well as smooth-shifting transmissions. So, which pickup is the better option for your Scotts Valley commutes? Let’s take a closer look at their specs below:

  • Ram 1500 Engines: The standard engine for most Ram 1500 trim levels is a 305-hp 3.6L V6 engine. If you need a little more power, there is also the option of a 5.7L HEMI® V8 and a 5.7L HEMI® V8 engine with eTorque Mild Hybrid System to boost its excellent fuel economy efficiency.
  • F-150 Engines: The base model of the Ford F-150 is not as powerful. It’s 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 only generates 290 hp. If you want as much power as the base Ram 1500, you’ll need to upgrade to a more capable engine.

F-150 or Ram 1500: Towing & Hauling

For best-in-class V8 towing*, you need to opt for the 2019 RAM 1500. With its 5.7L HEMI® V8 with eTorque, it can tow up to 12,750 pounds. This means the Ram 1500’s V8 outclasses the F-150’s V8. Although both produce 395 horsepower, the HEMI® tows more. Even with its 5.0L V8, the Ford F-150 can only tow up to 11,600 pounds.

F-150 or Ram 1500: Tech & Convenience Features

At the base level, you get more bang for your buck with the 2019 Ram 1500. Unlike the Ford F-150, the Ram 1500 interior comes standard with the features listed below:

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

Shop Ram 1500 Trim Levels from Santa Cruz Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

Comparing the Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150 reveals a few similarities, but there are many reasons to put the Ram 1500 at the top of your list. To experience it for yourself, schedule a test drive near Capitola. We can’t wait to show you everything else the Ram 1500 has to offer.

*Class based on Light-Duty pickups.

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