2022 Ram 1500 vs. 2022 Ford F-150
2022 Ram 1500
2022 Ford F-150
2022 Ram 1500 vs. 2022 Ford F-150 in Whitecourt, Alberta
At Eagle River Chrysler, we always strive to deliver the best selection of vehicles at the most competitive prices, making us the ideal dealership to visit during your vehicle shopping. Our new inventory has loads of excellent options, such as the 2022 Ram 1500, a Ram pickup truck model with a wonderful blend of performance, luxury, comfort, and capability features. A model that competes directly against the Ram 1500 is the 2022 Ford F-150, also offering the utility of a pickup truck, loads of engine options, and many notable features.
Engine Options & Performance Comparison
There are four engine options as standard and available across the 2022 Ram 1500 lineup, offering varying performance and capability. As standard, the Ram 1500 comes with a 3.6-litre Pentastar V6 engine with eTorque, delivering output figures of 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque with an additional 90 lb-ft of launch torque from the eTorque mild-hybrid system. Upgrading to the 5.7-litre HEMI V8 engine increases output to 395 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque, and a variant with eTorque makes available an additional 130 lb-ft of launch torque. The other engines in the lineup consist of the available 3.0-litre EcoDiesel with 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque and the TRX-exclusive 6.2-litre supercharged V8 engine with 702 horsepower and 650 lb-ft of torque.
On the other hand, the F-150 has more engine options than the Ram 1500, but all except one are V6 engines. The standard engine is a 3.3-litre Ti-VCT V6 engine pumping out 290 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. As an upgrade for the F-150, the 2.7-litre EcoBoost increases output to 325 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. Next in the engine lineup is the 5.0-litre Ti-VCT V8 engine, producing 400 horsepower and 410 lb-ft of torque. For customers looking to get a diesel, the F-150 has a 3.0-litre Power Stroke V6 engine, capable of having 250 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. The 3.5-litre EcoBoost, 3.5-litre PowerBoost Full Hybrid, and the High-Output 3.5-litre EcoBoost all share the same platform, producing output figures of 400 horsepower, 430 horsepower, and 450 horsepower, respectively.
2022 Ram 1500 Exterior
2022 Ram 1500 Interior
Fuel Economy Comparison
The standard engine can achieve a fuel economy rating of 11.9 L/100 km in the city and 9.4 L/100 km on the highway, giving customers a healthy blend of performance and efficiency. Going up to the 5.7-litre HEMI V8 increases fuel consumption to 13.4 L/100 km in the city and 10.5 L/100 km on the highway. For better fuel economy, the EcoDiesel engine gets a rating of 11.1 L/100 km in the city and 8.0 L/100 km on the highway.
For fuel economy, the standard engine in the F-150 gets a rating of 12.0 L/100 km in the city and 9.8 L/100 km on the highway, slightly higher consumption than the Ram 1500's standard engine while having less power. The Power Stroke gets a fuel consumption rating of 11.9 L/100 km and 9.1 L/100 km on the highway, which is considerably higher than the EcoDiesel's fuel usage while also having lower output figures. Lastly, you can expect the 5.0-litre Ti-VCT to score 14 L/100 km in the city and 10.0 L/100 km on the highway.
Towing & Payload Capacities Comparison
Standard towing with the Ram 1500 comes in at 7,710 pounds, perfect for various towing applications. The maximum tow rating is achievable with the 5.7-litre HEMI V8 engine, coming in at a total of 12,750 pounds, while the diesel engine gets a slightly lower rating of 12,560 pounds. Regardless of which engine option you opt for, you will enjoy outstanding performance that supports effortless towing.
The 3.5-litre EcoBoost lets the F-150 have a maximum towing rating of 14,000 pounds, making it very good at towing. The standard engine of the F-150 starts by offering 5,000 pounds of towing, while the Power Stroke diesel engine pumps up towing to 12,100 pounds.
If you have any questions or inquires about the 2022 Ram 1500, make sure to contact us, and our friendly associates will gladly assist you with anything you might need.