2020 RAM 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150

2020 RAM 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150
2020 RAM 1500 2020 Ford F-150
  305 290
Towing Capacity
  7,730 lbs. 5,100 lbs.
Seating Capacity
  6 3

2020 RAM 1500 vs 2020 Ford F-150

Serving Merrillville, IN

RAM and Ford trucks are at the top of their game, but you can only select one model for your next purchase. The RAM 1500 and the Ford F-150 introduce their brand’s line of full-size trucks. Despite competing directly against each other for years, they have vital differences that could sway your model selection.


Consumer Guide, U.S. News, and J.D. Power have recognized the 2020 RAM 1500 for its excellence in various areas. This popular model’s exterior has a powerful look with substantial height over the sculpted hood and toned sides. A multi-functional tailgate, LED-outlined headlights, heated side mirrors, and chrome or black accents are found across various trims for the 2020 RAM 1500. The Ford F-150 for 2020, on the other hand, has a smoother, flatter façade from end to end. The grille extends laterally across most of the front end. C-shaped headlamps on both sides cap it.


Several beautiful trim levels are available for the 2020 RAM 1500, and all have a modern feel throughout the interior. Most or all of the trims for this full-size truck have smart device app integrations, a premium sound system, a tablet-sized digital display screen, a digital instrumentation panel, wireless device charging, a navigation system, and numerous other preferred features. The F-150 for 2020 has a smaller display screen in the center stack and integration for smart device apps, a sound system, manual climate management controls, and other items.


The RAM 1500 and the Ford F-150 are available with a few well-engineered powertrains that vary based on trim. One of the RAM 1500’s engines is an eTorque V8, HEMI 5.7-liter engine. With this engine in your truck, you can tow up to 12,750 pounds and feel the strength of 395 horsepower under your control. In comparison, the Ford F-150’s main powertrain is a 3.3-liter, Ti-VCT V6 engine.

Test driving the RAM 1500 to experience different powertrains’ capabilities is a good next step as you prepare to buy a new truck. Connect with our RAM truck sales reps today to schedule your visit to our dealership.