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2019 Ram 1500

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2018 Ram 2500

2018 Ram 2500

2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2018 RAM 2500

The all-new 2019 RAM 1500 is a full-sized pickup truck. The 2018 RAM 2500 is a heavy-duty, or HD, pickup truck. This means that the requirements for your Kansas City job should determine which pickup truck is optimal for you – the 1500 or 2500. Research further at Lee's Summit Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram.

 

2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2018 RAM 2500: Towing and Payload

The differences between full-sized and heavy-duty are clearest when you take a look at the 2019 RAM 1500’s towing and payload capacities compared to the 2018 RAM 2500’s towing and payload capacities.

  • Max. Towing Capacity
    • 2019 RAM 1500 – 12,750 lbs
    • 2018 RAM 2500 – 17,980 lbs
  • Max Payload Capacity
    • 2019 RAM 1500 – 2,302 lbs
    • 2018 RAM 2500 – 3,497 lbs
2018 Ram 2500 Towing Farm Equipment

2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2018 RAM 2500: Price and Seating

While the 2019 RAM 1500 tows less than the 2018 RAM 2500, its does come in at a more accessible starting cost.

  • 2019 RAM 1500 – Starting MSRP $31,795
  • 2018 RAM 2500 – Starting MSRP $33,045

The 2019 RAM 1500 is spacious, as well, making it an attractive option for Gladstone families looking for fun free things to do in Kansas City:

  • Base configuration of 2019 RAM 1500 – Seats up to 6
  • Base configuration of 2018 RAM 2500 – Seats up to 3

Both trucks are feature-filled, too! Independence drivers can expect to find a parking assist feature and the beloved RamBox Cargo Management System. You can expect to find Uconnect connectivity on both RAM models, as well.

2018 Ram 2500 Center Console Storage Passenger View

2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2018 RAM 2500: Engine Options

The 2019 RAM 1500 delivers two robust engine types, while the 2500 offers three different engine types. You can expect RWD on both trucks, but you can choose to upgrade to a 4WD option, if desired. Compare each engine option here.

  • 2019 RAM 1500
    • 3.6L Pentastar V6 with eTorque
      • Horsepower: 305 hp
      • Torque: 269 lb-ft
    • 5.7L V8 HEMI MDS VVT
      • Horsepower: 395 hp
      • Torque: 410 lb-ft

For clarification, the base engine of the RAM 1500 offers superior performance specs than the base engine of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

  • 2018 RAM 2500
    • 6.7L Cummins I6 Turbo Diesel
      • Horsepower: 370 hp
      • Torque: 800 lb-ft
    • Heavy-Duty 6.4L HEMI V8
      • Horsepower: 410 hp
      • Torque: 429 lb-ft
    • 5.7L HEMI V8 VVT
      • Horsepower: 383 hp
      • Torque: 400 lb-ft
2019 Ram 1500 eTorque Engine Open Hood

The diesel engine configurations on the 2018 RAM 2500 offer superior performance than the diesel engine configurations of the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado HD, for reference.

Compare the 2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2018 RAM 2500 in Lee's Summit, MO!

Explore the RAM 1500 vs. 2500 at our showroom. Check out our inventory of RAM trucks here. When you’re ready, apply for financing today by completing this easy-to-use form. Simply enter in basic biographical information, such as your email address and zip code, so that we can best help you get pre-approved for a low-interest loan before you visit our dealership to pick up your next RAM tough truck.

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