A comparison of the 2019 Ram 1500 & Ford F-150

If you are in the market for a new pickup truck to conquer your workday, two popular options for drivers in the Excelsior Springs, MO, area include the 2019 Ram 1500 and the 2019 Ford F-150. You are most likely considering both of these options, so to make your decision easier, the product specialists at Heartland Chrysler Dodge Jeep and Ram have done the research on both trucks and crafted this Ram 1500 vs. Ford F-150 truck comparison guide.

For the purpose of this comparison, we'll be looking at the 2019 Ram 1500 Tradesman, starting at $31,795 MSRP, and the 2019 Ford F-150 XLT, starting at $34,160 MSRP.

If your heart is already set on the new Ram 1500, browse our vast inventory to view all available models for sale at our dealership in St. Louis, MO. We also offer impressive lease deals that will help you save big on your new Ram pickup truck! !If you have any questions, give our team a call at (816) 630-2200 and we'll happily assist you.

Performance Specs

For a truck that's truly capable of tackling every task thrown its way, go with the 2019 Ram 1500 Tradesman! This truck outperforms the F-150 in horsepower, torque, and towing capabilities. View engine and performance specs below.

2019 Ram 1500 Tradesman

Pickup Truck

2019 Ford F-150 XLT

5.7L HEMI® V8


3.3L V6

395 HP


290 HP

410 lb.-ft.


265 lb.-ft.

11,610 lbs.


7,700 lbs.

The dashboard on the 2019 Ram 1500 Rebel
Construction workers in a Ford F-150

Interior & Technology

Both pickup trucks boast modern and refined interiors with top-notch technology, but our experts agree that the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 simply has all the advancements you're looking for. Features include:

  • Tinted glass windows
  • 4-way manual adjustable driver's seat
  • 40/20/40-split bench seat
  • Rear folding seat
  • 5-in. touchscreen display
  • 6-speaker sound system
  • Uconnect® 3
  • Bluetooth®
  • Integrated Voice Command
A Delmonico Red Pearl-Coat Ram 1500


You can have peace of mind on the road thanks to the abundance of advanced safety features equipped in the Ram 1500, such as:

  • Advanced Multistage Front airbags
  • Supplemental Front Seat Side airbags
  • Supplemental Side airbags
  • Supplemental Side-Curtain Front / Rear airbags
  • Parkview® Rear Back-Up Camera

Test Drive a Ram 1500 at Heartland CDJR

If you've decided that the all-new 2019 Ram 1500 is the best option for you, be sure to schedule a test drive appointment at our Ram dealership in Excelsior Springs, MO, to experience the immense power and capability of this truck in person. If you have any questions, reach out through our online contact form, or give our team a call at (816) 630-2200.

A red 2019 Ram 1500 driving onto a farm

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