2020 Ram 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150

2020 Ram 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150

Perhaps the two most important pickup trucks ever produced have been locked in fierce competition since they both had to share the road. That’s not even mentioning how competitive Ram truck and F-series owners get with each other. It makes sense that each of these pickup mainstays would have legions of loyal fans, but which truck really deserves the praise each side gives to their favorite truck?

Everyone loves their truck for different reasons. For some, a truck needs to be the best workhorse. For others, a great truck is one that lasts forever or dominates off-road as well as on-road. Even further, some may be primarily concerned with a luxury interior or having a laboratory-worth of equipment in their dashboard. Clearly, the best truck would, therefore, be the one that has the best balance of everything. The chart that follows compares available features from both the 2020 Ram 1500 and the 2020 Ford F-150

2020 Ram 1500 


2020 Ford F-150 

12,750 Lbs.  Towing Capacity  12,700 Lbs. 
3.6L Pentastar® V6 with eTorque  Base Model Engine  3.3L V6 
305 Horsepower, 269 lb-ft of Torque  Base Engine Performance  290 Horsepower, 265 lb-ft of Torque 
20 City/25 Highway/22 Combined MPG  V6 Maximum Fuel Economy  19 City/25 Highway/22 Combined MPG 

Comparison Analysis

Digging deep into the details, the two trucks do seem to be almost identical in the above categories. The lower cost of entry into the F-150 may be attractive, but for just a little more, all 2020 Ram 1500 owners get a more powerful V6 engine that not only performs better, it also gets slightly better MPG. There are many other factors to consider when deciding which truck is superior, but the 2020 Ram 1500 keeps sneaking just a little past the 2020 Ford F-150 in the most important categories, so why not choose the 2020 Ram 1500?

Other Available Features on the 2020 Ram 1500

  • Leather and Wood Steering Wheel with Mounted Transmission, Cruise, and Audio Controls
  • Front and Rear Parking Sensors
  • Climate Control
  • Electrochromatic Inside Rearview Mirror
  • Premium Leather Seats
  • And More!

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