2023 Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500

2023 Ford F-150
2023 Ford F-150

vs.

2023 RAM 1500
$33,695

Starting MSRP

$37,410
14,000 pounds

Maximum Available Towing Capacity

12,750 pounds
3,310 pounds

Maximum Available Payload Capacity

2,300 pounds
10-speed automatic

Transmission

8-speed automatic

 

Are you trying to decide between the 2023 Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500 for your next pickup truck, but not sure which one is better for your needs and budget? Both pickups are known for their ruggedness and durability. But which one is better suited for your driving needs and adventures in the Bardstown area? This comparison test from the experts at Bob Swope Ford will help you choose between Ford vs. RAM trucks. We will go over the pricing and performance specs of the 2023 Ford F-150 vs. RAM 2500 below!

 

 

Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500: Starting MSRP

In the pricing comparison of the 2023 Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500, savvy Shepherdsville shoppers will be drawn to the Ford F-150 for its more affordable entry price. Even more savings are to be had with our new vehicle specials. Check out the starting MSRP of each trim level of the Ford vs. RAM trucks below:

2023 Ford F-150:

  • XL: $33,695 MSRP
  • XLT: $41,800 MSRP
  • LARIAT: $57,480 MSRP
  • King Ranch®: $63,005 MSRP
  • Platinum: $64,695 MSRP
  • Limited: $84,910 MSRP
  • Tremor™: $60,9780 MSRP
  • Raptor®: $76,775 MSRP

2023 RAM 1500:

  • Tradesman®: $37,410 MSRP
  • Tradesman HFE: $39,047 MSRP
  • Big Horn®: $45,820 MSRP
  • Laramie®: $52,775 MSRP
  • Rebel®: $53,390 MSRP
  • Limited Longhorn™: $60,130 MSRP
  • Limited: $64,000 MSRP
  • TRX: $84,555 MSRP

2023 Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500: Performance

Although the RAM 1500 pickup’s base engine and most powerful engine make slightly more power than the respective engines in the Ford F-150, the RAM 1500 only offers four engine options total, while the Ford F-150 is available with seven engine choices total. Compare the performance specs of the 2023 Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500 below:

2023 Ford F-150:

  • Horsepower: 290 hp –700 hp
  • Torque: 265 lb-ft –650 lb-ft
  • Transmission: 10-speed automatic
  • Maximum Available Towing Capacity: 14,000 pounds
  • Maximum Available Payload Capacity: 3,310 pounds

Standard Engine

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 Engine
  • 290 hp
  • 265 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 2.7L EcoBoost® V6 Engine
  • 325 hp
  • 400 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 Engine
  • 400 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 Engine
  • 400 hp
  • 500 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 3.5L PowerBoostt™ Full Hybrid V6 Engine
  • 430 hp
  • 570 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 3.5L EcoBoost® High-Output V6 Engine
  • 450 hp
  • 510 lb-ft of torque

Most Powerful Engine

  • High-Output 5.2L Supercharged V8
  • 700 hp
  • 640 lb-ft of torque

2023 RAM 1500:

  • Horsepower: 305 hp –702 hp
  • Torque: 273 lb-ft –650 lb-ft
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic
  • Maximum Available Towing Capacity: 12,750 pounds
  • Maximum Available Payload Capacity: 2,300 pounds

Standard Engine

  • 3.6L Pentastar® V6 Engine with eTorque
  • 305 hp
  • 273 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 5.7L HEMI® V8 Engine with eTorque
  • 395 hp
  • 410 lb-ft of torque

Available Engine

  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine
  • 260 hp
  • 480 lb-ft of torque

Most Powerful Engine

  • 6.2L Supercharged HEMI® V8 Engine
  • 702 hp
  • 650 lb-ft of torque

Test Drive the 2023 Ford F-150 at Bob Swope Ford Today!

Both of these full-size pickups are capable of tackling the biggest Fort Knox jobs, but one stands out as a better value overall. In the 2023 Ford F-150 vs. RAM 1500 comparison, the Ford F-150 provides more capability as well as a lower base price. Contact us today to schedule a test drive! Be sure to learn more about the Ford F-150 and its other stablemates before your visit.

 

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