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Ram 1500 vs. 2017 Chevy Silverado & Ford F-150

The 2017 Ram 1500 takes on the Competition in Colorado Springs

There's a number of pickup trucks on the market today all promising to deliver the best in capability, performance and reliability. For example, the 2017 Ram 1500, Chevy Silverado and Ford F-150 sit atop the market as three desirable options with a host of advanced features. It should be known, however, that not all three pickups are created equal. To help you determine which one is right for you, we took the liberty of comparing three of the top models on the market today.

Let's take a closer look to see how the 2017 Ram 1500 outperforms the competition.

 2017 Ram 1500

How Does the 2017 Ram 1500 Compare to the Competition?

 2017 Chevy Silverado

The 2017 Ram 1500 vs. the 2017 Chevy Silverado

  • When it comes to performance, both models come equipped with standard V6 engines, however they differ in horsepower and torque. The Ram 1500 boasts a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V6 engine that kicks out 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. The Chevy Silverado comes outfitted with a 4.3-liter V6 engine that delivers 285 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque.
  • If you're looking for capability, you have come to the right place. The Ram 1500's base engine that we mentioned above is equipped to help you haul up to 7,610 pounds. The Chevy Silverado comes in a little shy with a towing capacity of up to 7,600 pounds.
  • Both models are comparably priced when equipped, but the Ram 1500 will still save you around $1,000.

 2017 Ford F-150

The 2017 Ram 1500 vs. the 2017 Ford F-150

  • As we mentioned above, the Ram 1500 offers a standard 305-horsepower. When it comes to the Ford F-150's performance the base-model will get you 282 horsepower.
  • If you need strength on the job, you may want to drive the Ram 1500 over the Ford F-150. The Ram 1500 comes standard with the TorqueFlite® 8 eight-speed automatic transmission. The Ford F-150 comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission.
  • Do you need extra storage without having to sacrifice the functionality of your bed? Only the Ram 1500 comes with the available class-exclusive RamBox® Cargo Management System for innovative storage options.

Experience the 2017 Ram 1500 in Colorado Springs, CO

If you would like to see how the 2017 Ram 1500 compares, come visit us for a test drive to see if it's right for you. Or, if you're ready to start shopping, simply browse our Ram 1500 inventory and visit our team to learn more about our options for financing.

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Colorado Springs Dodge

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    7455 Austin Bluffs Pkwy
    Colorado Springs, CO 80923

    • Sales: (877) 750-2854
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