Posted on January 9, 2017
Model Comparison: 2017 Ram 1500 Vs 2017 Ford F-150
When it comes to full sized pickup trucks, it’s no surprise that the two that come up the most are the Ram 1500 and the Ford F-150. Both are full sized pickup trucks that share a number of similarities. For the purposes of today’s article we will look at these two side by side to determine which one has the edge so you can decide for yourself the best one to buy.
Safety and Reliability
The 2017 Ram 1500 earned a 4 out of 5 star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for crash tests. The Ram 1500 has a rear-view camera, front, rear parking sensors, and rear park assist that are all available as upgrade options. While the Ford 150 earned a 5 out of 5 star rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for crash tests. Like the Ram 1500, the Ford F-150 comes with upgrade options like a rear view camera, rear parking sensors, 360 degree camera system, and active park assist.
For warranty length, both trucks offer the same basic 3 and 5 year plans. The only difference being is the mileage coverage; the Ram 1500 offers up to 100,000 kms to the F-150's 60,000 kms.