2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2020 Ram 1500: Specs, Design, Towing Capacity

2019 Ford f-150 vs. 2020 RAM 1500

Have you been on the hunt for a new full-size truck? If so, take a look at our 2019 Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500 analysis to compare two of the top truck models on the road. After you've read through, browse our Sutton Ford F-150 inventory and special offers to find your preferred trim and pricing.

Would you like to research further? Click over to our 2019 Ford F-150 model review for a full trims breakdown. If you have any questions, please call a representative from our Matteson, IL, location at (708) 720-8350 or complete our online form.

For the purposes of this comparison, we will be analyzing the 2019 Ford F-150 Platinum, starting at $54,920 MSRP, and the 2020 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn, starting at $53,615 MSRP.

MSRP

2019 Ford F-150

    • XL - Starting at $28,155 MSRP
    • XLT - Starting at $34,160 MSRP
    • Lariat - Starting at $41,700 MSRP
    • King Ranch® - Starting at $52,390 MSRP
    • Raptor - Starting at $52,855 MSRP
    • Platinum - Starting at $54,920 MSRP
    • Limited - Starting at $67,135 MSRP

2020 Ram 1500

  • Tradesman - Starting at $31,895 MSRP
  • Big Horn - Starting at $36,440 MSRP
  • Laramie - Starting at $40,140 MSRP
  • Rebel - Starting at $44,240 MSRP
  • Laramie Longhorn - Starting at $51,140 MSRP
  • Limited - Starting at $53,615 MSRP

Performance Specs & Engine

When you compare performance specs between these two models, the standard equipment of the F-150 clearly stands out. The 5.0L V8 engine produces a hefty amount of horsepower and torque, ensuring you have more than enough power to get the job done.

2019 Ford F-150

Model

2020 Ram 1500

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

Engine

3.6L V6

395 HP

Horsepower

305 HP

400 lb.-ft.

Torque

269 lb.-ft.

Towing and Payload Capacity

As with the performance figures, the towing and payload maximums of these two models vary significantly. The 2019 F-150 offers nearly double the towing and payload capacities of the Ram 1500, making it the easy choice between these two trucks.

2019 F-150 Towing

2019 Ford F-150

  • 11,500 lbs. towing capacity
  • 3,270 lbs. payload capacity

2020 Ram 1500

  • 6,550 lbs. towing capacity
  • 1,940 lbs. payload capacity
2019 F-150 Interior

Interior and Exterior Design

While these trucks are built to work hard, they also offer a long list of interior niceties and smart design elements. Both the 2019 F-150 and the 2020 Ram 1500 provide premium leather upholstery, power-adjustable seating, dual-zone climate control, and comfort-minded specs like heated and cooled seats.

2019 Ford F-150

  • Leather-trimmed seating
  • Ten-way power adjustable front seats with Active Motion®
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Chrome two-bar style grille with chrome surround
  • BoxLink™
  • Quad beam LED headlights and LED tail lights
  • Remote tailgate release

2020 Ram 1500

  • Premium leather-trimmed bucket seats
  • Rearview automatic dimming mirror
  • Rain-sensing windshield wipers
  • Eight-way power driver seat
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Luxury front and rear floor mats
  • Heated, perforated leather steering wheel
  • Dual-zone climate control
  • Power running boards

Safety and Technology Features

The F-150 and Ram 1500 both tout the latest entertainment and safety tech, keeping you engaged and secure through every drive. You'll find state-of-the-art infotainment software and smart driver alertness specs in the F-150 and Ram 1500 breakdown below.

2019 Ford F-150

  • SYNC® 3 infotainment with AppLink® and Waze™
  • 8-in. LCD productivity screen
  • B&O Sound System with HD Radio™ Technology and ten speakers including subwoofer
  • FordPass™ Connect with Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • Ford + Alexa compatibility
  • Blind spot information system (BLIS®) with trailer coverage and cross traffic alert
  • Pre-collision assist
  • Lane-keeping system
  • 360-degree camera with split-view display
  • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go

2020 Ram 1500

  • Uconnect® 12-in. display with navigation
  • Wireless charging pad
  • Blind-spot and cross-path detection
  • HD Radio™
  • SiriusXM® Traffic Plus, Travel Link, and Guardian™ connected services
  • ParkSense® front and rear park-assist with stop
  • Ten-speaker audio system

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If the 2019 Ford F-150 has sparked your curiosity, check out our Sutton Ford F-150 trims review to learn more, or head directly to our inventory and offers to view our current selection and pricing. For any additional questions, please reach out to a team member from our Matteson, IL, location at (708) 720-8350 or message us online.

2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Ram 1500 | Performance Specs, Design, Features

2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Ram 1500

Have you been searching for a new full-size truck? If so, it's likely your research has led you to the 2019 Ford F-150 and the 2019 Dodge Ram 1500. These two trucks both provide high-end performance, premium trimmings, and innovative tech, making it tough to choose between them. To assist you in your decision, our Sutton Ford experts have crafted a 2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Ram 1500 comparison, showing the best that each model has to offer. For the purposes of this comparison, we will be looking at the 2019 Ford F-150 King Ranch, starting at $52,390 MSRP, and the 2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn®, starting at $50,740 MSRP.

Read through our breakdown, then head to our Matteson, IL, dealership selection to browse our inventory and Ford F-150 lease specials. If you have any questions, or you would just like to speak to a Sutton Ford team member, call us at 888-341-2631 or message us online. Continue reading to discover the differences between the F-150 and Ram 1500!

Engine Specs and Performance

When it comes to performance, the F-150 comes out on top over the Ram 1500. While they provide identical horsepower figures, the F-150 provides far more torque, giving you more pulling and passing power. Check the table below for performance details. You can learn more about the available Ford F-150 engines options such as 2.7l EcoBoost and 3.5l EcoBoost V6 by exploring our site or calling us.

5.0L Ti-VCT V8

2019 Ford F-150 King Ranch®

Engine
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8
  • Horsepower
  • 395 HP
  • Torque
  • 440 lb.-ft.
  • 3.6L V6 eTorque

    2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn®

    Engine
  • 3.6L V6 eTorque
  • Horsepower
  • 395 HP
  • Torque
  • 269 lb.-ft.
  • Towing and Payload Capacity

    When it comes to towing and hauling, these models sport extreme capability, with each truck allowing for more than 11,000 lbs. of towing capacity. However, the F-150 handily beats the Ram 1500 when it comes to payload capacity. Look through the table below for exact towing and hauling specs.

    2019 Ford F-150 King Ranch®

    Model

    2019 Dodge Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn®

    11,500 lbs.

    Towing Capacity

    11,540 lbs.

    3,270 lbs.

    Payload Capacity

    1,930 lbs.

    2019 F-150 towing construction equipment

    Interior and Exterior Design

    While both of these trucks pack plenty of pioneering features, the F-150 goes above and beyond to deliver the utmost quality and convenience. You'll find these features and more in the 2019 F-150:

    • Two-tone paint with Stone Gray lower accent color
    • Chrome two-bar style grille with chrome surround
    • BoxLink™
    • Quad beam LED headlamps and LED taillamps
    • Remote tailgate release
    • Dual-zone climate control
    • Leather-trimmed seating
    • 10-way power adjustable front seats with Active Motion®
    • Heated and ventilated front seats
    • Heated rear seats
    • Heated steering wheel

    Safety and Technology

    Aimed at keeping you secure and entertained on the road, the F-150 and Ram 1500 are both equipped with a range of advanced safety and tech specs. You'll find intelligent infotainment software, booming audio systems, and predictive safety measures on both models, but you'll only find these features on the F-150:

    • Ford SYNC® 3 infotainment with AppLink® and Waze™
    • 8-in. LCD productivity screen
    • B&O PLAY™ premium audio system
    • FordPass® Connect
    • Ford + Alexa compatibility
    • Blind spot information system
    • Pre-collision assist
    • Lane-keeping system
    • 360-degree camera with split-view display
    • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go

    2019 Ford F-150 for Sale in Matteson, IL

    Has the 2019 F-150 caught your attention? Great! Browse through our Matteson, IL, inventory and special offers to see how you could secure a great value on a new F-150, then reach out to a Sutton Ford team member for your next steps. To get in touch, call us at 888-341-2631 or message us online. We hope to hear from you soon!

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