The market today is flooded with a wide range of vehicles to choose from. The vehicles range from the lavish on road cars to the hardy on road and off trucks. If you are shopping for the latter then this is your lucky day as we are going to show you a comparison between two vehicles that are in a class of their own. These vehicles are relatively new in the market and are an improved version of their predecessors.
To be precise we will be giving you a comprehensive analysis of the features between the 2015 Ford F-150 and 2015 RAM 1500.
2015 Ford F-150 Vs 2015 RAM 1500
Here are the most important features of these two vehicles:
The engine system:
2015 Ford F-150
The 2.7 liter EcoBoost V-6 engine is placed just above the 3.5 liter naturally aspirated V6 engine and just below the 5.0 liter v8 engine. The Ford brand has gone a notch higher since we are getting the 3.5liter EcoBoost V6 twin turbo from previous model as the most powerful engine. It is carefully crafted from materials that are light in weight and the design is compact and tidy for efficiency maximization. In terms of torque and horsepower, the base engine pumps out 302 Hp and 278lb ft torque, the top engine 360Hp and 420 lb ft torque while the middle 2.7 EcoBoost comes with 330Hp and 360 lb ft torque. This gives the vehicle an edge in terms of performance.
2015 RAM 1500
We are starting with the 3.6 liter gasoline V6 unit that is capable of delivering 305 hp and 269 pound-feet of torque. More power is offered with 5.7 liter V8 that is good for 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. And may be the most interesting is the Eco-diesel engine. It comes with the 3.0 liter turbo diesel v-6 engine. This engine produces 240 horsepower and 420 pounds feet torque. Compared to the 2015 Ford F-150, this vehicle is slightly e in terms of performance and therefore it requires higher power because its designed to undertake heavy duty tasks.
The F-150 has an LCD which comes with eight inch diagonal. This screen has several new apps which assist the driver track the fuel consumption, engine and status of the vehicle while at the same time displaying towing tips. In addition it has a rear view camera, trailer brake controller, mykey and FordTouch. The vehicle has electronics system to inform the driver of burnt light bulbs.
Ford F-150 Comparison
On the other hand, 2015 RAM 1500 has a stylish design. Features include a navigation system in the car, bigger cabin than its predecessor and electric power steering. Entertainment features are also included in this vehicle.
Pricing and availability
The F-150’s costs about $ 24.445 which is the base price for this vehicle. Its predicted that this price will remain stable or even fall. Compared to the 2015 RAM 1500 base price is about $ 29.500 which is slightly higher.
Therefore Ford stands out as the best vehicle but which one the customers will choose mostly depends on the brand preference.