How Does the New Ram 1500 Compare to the Competition? 

Are you ready to buy or lease a new truck in Geneva? When it comes to finding the right truck, sure you want to ensure that it's equipped to handle all your towing and hauling needs, that it can reach any destination your work or play may require you to go to and can do it all in an efficient manner, but you also want to make sure that it has to refinement to provide you with relaxation after a long day, the technology to keep you connected and entertained wherever your lifestyle takes you and the convenience to do it all with ease. The new Ram 1500 offers all of the above and so much more throughout a number of impressive trim levels, and to provide you with some perspective surrounding just how fitting the new Ram 1500 can be for your lifestyle and needs, we're going to compare it to the new Ford F-150 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500! 

Ram 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 1500

  • Under the hood, the new Ram 1500 offers more standard horsepower than the Silverado 1500, with a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 305-horsepower compared to the 4.3-liter V6 engine in the Silverado that produces 285-horsepower.
  • Even with more horsepower, the Ram 1500 achieves a higher estimated fuel economy than the Silverado 1500.
  • The   class-exclusive RamBox cargo management system allows you to enjoy easy access and added storage along your truck bed, while the new Silverado 1500 offers no comparable feature.
  • The Ram 1500 offers the largest touchscreen infotainment system in its class with the available Uconnect 4C NAV 12-inch touchscreen.
  • The Ram 1500 Limited/Laramie Longhorn models offer more leather upholstery and accents than the comparable Chevrolet Silverado 1500 High Country trim.
  • With best-in-class V8 engine towing of up to 12,750 pounds when properly equipped, the new Ram 1500 trumps the Chevrolet Silverado.

Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150

  • The Ram 1500 comes equipped with a 3.6-liter V6 engine that produces 305-horsepower while the new Ford F-150 comes equipped with a 3.3-liter V6 that produces 290-horsepower.
  • When properly equipped with the turbodiesel V6 engine, the Ram 1500 is able to achieve up to 21 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway while the Ford F-150 achieves 19 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway when properly equipped.
  • The Ram 1500 offers an available auto-leveling air suspension while the new Ford F-150 does not.
  • With up to 12,750 pounds of maximum towing capacity when properly equipped, the new Ram 1500 earns best in class towing and sets the bar for the Ford F-150 to follow.
  • The available Uconnect 4C NAV 12-inch touchscreen is the largest touchscreen in the light-duty pickup class, allowing you to conveniently control and enjoy your favorite mobile functions with ease.
  • The Ram 1500 offers the class-exclusive RamBox cargo management system while the Ford F-150 offers no comparable feature.
  • With best-in-class rear legroom, your passengers can stretch out and enjoy the ride more comfortably than in the Ford F-150.

Test Drive a New 2018 Ram 1500 in Geneva Today

With such a large variety of new Ram 1500 models in Geneva to choose from at D'Amico Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, the only way to find out which model is going to fit your needs best is to come see them all in person and take your desired model out for a test drive around Geneva, NY today! Once you have found the perfect Ram truck model for your lifestyle, we invite you to speak with our finance team to discuss lease or purchasing options. Get a head start by filling out our online finance application. We look forward to meeting you.