2020 RAM 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150

Do you need a truck that is durable, highly capable and has a lot of power? Does your line of work require you to use a truck? Well, look no further than the 2020 RAM 1500. The base level of this truck is powered by a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine with eTorque technology. This engine can deliver up to 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. Paired with this engine is a TorqueFlite® eight-speed automatic transmission.

However, there are many trucks in the market. One competitor of the 2020 RAM 1500 is the 2020 Ford F-150. The base level of this pickup truck is powered by a 3.3-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine. This engine delivers up to 290 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. Paired with this engine is an electronic six-speed automatic transmission. To help you decide between these two models, we are going to do a comparison. We’ll be focusing on starting MSRP, seating capacity, combined fuel economy and maximum towing capacity.

2020 RAM 1500


2020 Ford F-150


Starting MSRP $28,495

6 passengers

Seating Capacity 3 passengers
21 mpg Combined Fuel Economy 22 mpg
12,750 lbs Maximum Towing Capacity 7,700 lbs


2020 RAM 1500 Multifunction Tailgate

As you can see above, each truck has their advantages against the other. The 2020 Ford F-150 has a lower starting MSRP and a higher combined fuel economy. On the other hand, the 2020 RAM 1500 has a larger seating capacity and a higher maximum towing capacity. The Ford F-150 may be more appealing to people who are on a budget while the RAM 1500 is appealing to people who often carry heavy loads.

While you decide on which truck is best for you, here is some information on the 2020 RAM 1500 multifunction tailgate. This tailgate comes with a 60/40 split to offer more ways to access the truck bed while still maintaining a high level of strength. The multifunction tailgate can be folded down like traditional tailgate or swing open to the side.

If you are interested in the 2020 RAM 1500, schedule a test drive at Benny Boyd CDJR of Gonzales today. Contact us if you would like more information about this model.

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