Ram 2500 vs. Ford F-250 Super Duty

Ram 2500 vs Ford F-250

Touting a higher maximum payload capacity and towing capability than the Ford F-250, the choice is an easy one when it comes to choosing between the Ram 2500 and the Ford F-250. What about tech and comfort, you ask? Fear not, the Ram 2500 features a host of near-luxury tech and comfort features for drivers to consider. Boasting tech, comfort, power, and performance, the 2019 Ram 2500 is a hard-to-top full-sized truck!

2019 Highlights

  • Best-in-class diesel towing capacity: 19,780 pounds
  • Best-in-class gas 410 horsepower
  • Maximum payload capacity: 4,050 pounds
  • Available 12-inch touch screen infotainment display
  • Available harman/kardon audio system
  • Six trim options

Power & Performance

Featuring two engine options, the Ram 2500 ranges from a base 6.4-liter V8 engine to a top of the line diesel engine that takes the form of a 6.7-liter turbocharged inline-6 engine. While both are impressively powerful, the diesel engine makes marked improvements in torque capability over the 6.4-liter engine. The base gas engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission while the 6.7-liter diesel engine works in unison with a six-speed automatic transmission.

  • 6.4-liter V8 engine: 410 horsepower/ 429 foot-pounds of torque; estimated fuel economy: N/A
  • 6.7-liter turbocharged inline-6 engine: 370 horsepower/ 850 foot-pounds of torque; estimated fuel economy: N/A

Comparatively, the Ford F-250 also comes with two engine choices. The base engine is a 6.2-liter V8 engine while the second, more powerful engine, is a 6.7-liter turbocharged diesel V8 engine. Both engines are paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.

Tech & Comfort

Featuring a range of tech and comfort options, the Ram 2500 boasts brawny, work-oriented trims like the Tradesman along with near-luxury trim options like the Limited trim. Plus, with six trim variations to choose from, the ram 2500 provides drivers with a convenient array of configurations to consider.

The base Tradesman trim features a standard five-inch touch screen infotainment display, a six-speaker audio system, Bluetooth connectivity, and two USB ports. The mid-trim level Laramie makes major advances in the tech realm compared to the Tradesman. The Laramie features a standard 8.4-inch touch screen infotainment display, a nine-speaker Alpine audio system (with subwoofer), Apple CarPlay/ Android Auto connectivity, and steering wheel mounted audio controls. Comfort-wise, the Laramie features heated front seats, leather-trimmed seats, and a rear under-seat storage compartment. The Limited trim boasts ventilated/ heated front seats, Limited leather bucket seats, heated second row seats, and two-way rear headrests. The Limited might be the most tech-savvy out of the bunch with a one-year SiriusXM radio subscription, a 12-inch touch screen infotainment display, a nine-speaker Alpine audio system (with subwoofer), Apple CarPlay/Android Auto connectivity, and remote USB port charging capability.

Interested in taking a 2019 Ram 2500 for a test drive? Visit Bluebonnet Chrysler Dodge today!

Whether you have your heart set on the top of the line Limited trim or you're looking for a pure work truck like the Tradesman, Bluebonnet Chrysler Dodge is ready to work with drivers! Have a few finance questions? Meet with one of our in-house finance experts!  Want to check out our full selection of 2019 Ram 2500 models? Drivers can utilize our handy inventory search tool to quickly search and refine our selection of Ram trucks. Beyond this, drivers can look to the Bluebonnet Chrysler Dodge team for assistance with service and parts! Bluebonnet Chrysler Dodge strives to provide drivers with a modernly convenient shopping experience! Stop by our dealership to test drive a 2019 Ram 2500!


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