Driving a truck means you've stepped up to the big leagues and you're ready to play. However, not all Mascoutah trucks are created equal. When you compare the 2021 Ford F-150 vs. the 2021 RAM 1500, you'll see why the F-150 has been the gold standard of pickup trucks not just for years, but for decades. Auffenberg Ford has the full story on the Dodge RAM 1500 vs. the Ford F-150 and a great resource on how to finance that next Ford of yours.

Dodge RAM 1500 vs. Ford F-150: Price and Power

A big distinguishing factor, and one that will certainly impact your buying habits in Columbia, is the price of the vehicle in question. Budget conscious consumers can't go wrong with the 2021 Ford F-150 vs. the 2021 RAM 1500 because the Ford comes in several thousand dollars below the RAM 1500 to start. In addition, since you've got a 10-speed transmission inside the Ford F-150 vs. the 8-speed on the RAM 1500, you get a boost in towing and payload as well. Take a look at the stats side by side:

  • The 2021 Ford F-150 can tow up to 14,000 pounds and has a maximum payload of 3,325 pounds.

  • The 2021 RAM 1500 can tow up to 12,750 pounds and has a maximum payload of 2,302 pounds.

Dodge RAM 1500 vs. Ford F-150: Interior Dimensions

When you compare the Ford F-150 vs. the RAM 1500, you'll find more flexibility when you drive the F-150 through Waterloo. Even though the base F-150 only seats three vs. the RAM's six, drivers who don't need that excess seating will more than make up for it in the increased truck bed. That's why the F-150 gets such a great payload. In addition, there's more room in the front on the F-150 than there is on the RAM.

Ford F-150 Interior Dimensions

  • Front headroom: 40.8 inches

  • Front legroom: 43.9 inches

  • Front hip room: 62.5 inches¬†

  • Front shoulder room: 66.7 inches

RAM 1500 Interior Dimensions

  • Front headroom: 40.9 inches

  • Front legroom: 40.9 inches

  • Front hip room: 63.4 inches

  • Front shoulder room: 66 inches

There's an F-150 for You at Auffenberg Ford

We hope we've made it clear that if you're looking for a truck, odds are the F-150 is the truck for you. Now, you should come to the place that can offer you a wide selection of F-150 trucks. Auffenberg Ford has the F-150 as well as the F-250 and F-350 in many different colors and trims. They're all right here, so when you're ready, feel free to contact us on our form.