Compare The 2020 Ram 1500 Vs. 2020 Ford F-150 Near Indio, CA

It can be hard to pick out the right truck with all of the options offered these days. Whether you're looking for a truck for your business or a family vehicle that can haul the toys around, the 2020 Ram 1500 is hard to beat. You might be wondering, how the 2020 Ram 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150 would shake out. Read on for a comparison of the truck's highlights below, and when you're ready to buy a new 2020 Ram 1500, come visit us at I-10 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to explore our 2020 Ram 1500 finance options and Ram lease specials. Our dealership is located in Indio, CA, so if you're near Desert Hot Springs, Palm Desert, or La Quinta, CA and are looking for a Ram dealer in Indio, CA, we would be honored to serve you! 

2020 Ram 1500 Vs. 2020 Ford F-150 Performance Comparison

Both the Ram 1500 and the Ford F-150 offer a range of capable engines, so let's see how things stack up between their comparable choices. Starting with the base engines, the Ram has a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine producing 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque compared to the F-150's 3.3-liter V6 with 290 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. If you need a V8 in your truck, the Ram offers a 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 developing 395 horsepower and 410 lb ft of torque, while the Ford offers a 5.0-liter V8 developing 395 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. Ram has an edge here with the eTorque mild hybrid system offered on the V8 which provides additional torque and aids efficiency. If you prefer the extra torque and range of a diesel, the 1500 is available with a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 with 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque compared to the Ford's 3.0-liter Power Stroke® turbo diesel with 250 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. 

2020 Ram 1500 Vs. 2020 Ford F-150 Interior Comparison

Each of the trucks is offered with interiors that range from work ready to truly opulent. Focusing on the luxurious offerings, both trucks can be appointed with full leather interiors, with the Ram 1500 available with heated and ventilated front seats. If you like the view provided by a moonroof, both trucks have available huge dual pane moonroofs. A unique feature of the Ram 1500 is the reclining rear seats offered on Crew Cab models. While Ford's SYNC® 3 infotainment system is impressive, it pales in comparison to the Ram's Uconnect® 12 infotainment system with a huge 12-inch touchscreen display with split screen capability and pinch-and-zoom technology. The Ram also offers the innovative RamBox® Cargo Management System plus a Multifunction Tailgate with two doors that swing open or the whole thing drops down like a traditional tailgate.

The Verdict

As you can see, both trucks have a lot to offer, but the 2020 Ram 1500 edges out the 2020 Ford F-150 with superior powertrains, better interior technology, and handy storage solutions. The 2020 Ram 1500 is ready for whatever you throw at it. So if you're ready for a new truck, swing in to I-10 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and we'll get you into a brand new 2020 Ram 1500 today!