2021 Ford F-150 vs 2021 RAM 1500: Which is the better truck?
The Ford F-150 and the RAM 1500 are not new rivals; indeed, for many years, they have been working together to be at the top of their category when it comes to power and technology. And the new RAM 1500 , which you will find at your RAM dealer in Granby , has gone to great lengths to gain the advantage over its rival.
RAM 1500 vs F-150
In terms of design, the 2 trucks display a robust silhouette that imposes itself on the road. As for the 2021 RAM 1500, it offers different cabin configurations - Team or Quad - and body - 5ft 7in or 6ft 4in - as well as 20 to 22in wheels depending on the model. Its muscular front end - and, on some models, its air intake on the hood - and its large optics make it a RAM truck that really looks great… like the rest of the RAM range.
The RAM 1500 2021 offers you the choice between numerous engines, all paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission:
- A 305 horsepower, 269 lb-ft of torque 3.6-liter V6 with eTorque mild hybridization technology;
- 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 - this one offers the highest torque in its class;
- A 5.7-liter V8 with 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque;
- A 5.7-liter V8 delivering 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque with eTorque technology.
Even greater power
But the new RAM 1500 has one major trump card up its sleeve: the all- new RAM 1500 TRX is nothing short of the most powerful ½-ton truck ever offered, vastly surpassing the Ford Raptor Edition. F-150 2021. Indeed, while this one displays a power of 450 horsepower, the RAM 1500 TRX has a phenomenal power of 702 horsepower, provided by a powerful 6.2-liter V8. You'll also be able to speed up the 0-97 km / h (0-60 mph) in just 4.5 seconds. In addition, the RAM TRX is easily recognizable by its 35-inch off-road tires and its threatening silhouette.
An interior that will exceed your expectations
The interior of the RAM 1500 2021 leaves no one indifferent, especially because of its space and numerous amenities. Thus, depending on the version and the options chosen, you will find on board features such as an 8-way electrically adjustable driver's seat, heated and ventilated seats, an electrically adjustable pedals, 2-zone temperature control as well as rear seats. 8-degree recliners, a feature missing from the 2021 F-150.
Many technologies are also waiting for you on board the new RAM 1500: whether it is the head-up display, wireless charging for the phone, Apple CarPlay / Android Auto compatibility or even the 12-inch touch screen, everything has been thought of. to make the RAM an exceptional model in every way. Depending on the version selected, you could also enjoy a 900W Harman Kardon sound system - more than the F-150 sound system - as well as a high performance navigation system.
Finally, several safety features are also available on board the RAM 1500 2021: forward collision alert, forward collision attenuator, adaptive cruise control, blind spot monitoring with trailer detection, 360-degree camera, accidental crossing alert. Park-Sense front and rear line and park assist are just a few of the technologies that your RAM 1500 could be equipped with.
To find out more about our RAM vs Ford comparison , the loading capacity of the different versions of the RAM 1500 or to book a test drive , come see us at Granby Chrysler today!