Nissan Titan vs. Ram 3500

Java Metallic
VS
Hills Green

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$30,030 - $38,960
$38,695 - $47,495

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.78 / 5
9 Reviews
4.71 / 5
7 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
390 hp
370 - 410 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
5.6L V8
5.7L V8 HEMI VVT
6.4L HEAVY DUTY V8 HEMI W/MDS
6.7L I6 CUMMINS TURBO DIESEL

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Not Available
Optional

Alarm

Alarm
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Optional

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Not Available
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Not Available
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.8 in.
41 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.9 - 41 in.
39.9 - 41 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
24.8 - 38.5 in.
40.3 - 43.3 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.7 - 40.4 in.
39.9 - 40.3 in.

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
Not Available
57.5 - 74.9 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Not Available
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Not Available
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Not Available
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Not Available
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Not Available
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
3 - 6
2 - 6

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Optional

Bed Liner

Bed Liner
Optional
Optional

Running Boards

Running Boards
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
139.8 in.
140 - 169.5 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
48 ft.
41.6 - 53 ft.

Width

Width
79.5 in.
79.4 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
390 hp
350 - 410 hp

Torque

Torque
394 ft. lbs.
400 - 930 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
9230 - 9740 .lbs
10980 - 17890 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
923 - 974 .lbs
1098 - 1789 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Not Available
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
26 gal.
28 - 32 gal.

Combined

Combined
8 - 11 mpg
Unknown mpg

City

City
15 mpg
Unknown mpg

Highway

Highway
21 mpg
Unknown mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Nissan Titan
Ram 3500

Body Style

Body Style
Crew Cab, King Cab, Single Cab
Crew Cab, Mega Cab, Regular Cab

Body Code

Body Code
T
T

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
3 - 6
2, 3, 6

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
3800 lbs.
5000 - 6000 lbs.

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
4012 lbs.
7000 - 9750 lbs.

Curb Weight - Front

Curb Weight - Front
3085 - 3319 lbs.
3425 - 4031 lbs.

Curb Weight - Rear

Curb Weight - Rear
2085 - 2435 lbs.
2628 - 2951 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
7100 - 7300 lbs.
10100 - 14000 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
15 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
21 mpg.
Not Available

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
15300 lbs.
18400 - 25300 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
9230 - 9740 lbs.
10980 - 17890 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
923 - 974 lbs.
1098 - 1789 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
9230 - 9740 lbs.
10980 - 17890 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
923 - 974 lbs.
1098 - 1789 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
9230 - 9740 lbs.
10980 - 17890 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded V-8
Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-6
Premium Unleaded V-8
Regular Unleaded V-8

Displacement

Displacement
5.6 L/339
5.7 L/345, 6.4 L/392, 6.7 L/408

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
Diesel Direct Injection - Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
7
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.89
3.23, 3.75, 5.94

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.17
1.84, 2.00, 3.28

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.03
1.34, 1.41, 1.98

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.41
1.00 - 1.30

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.77, 0.82, 1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
0.62, 0.63, 0.74

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
4.04
3.54, 4.44, 5.42

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No
No - Yes

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Electronic - None
Electronic - None

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No
No - Yes

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
710
730

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
710
730

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.8
Not Available

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
200
160, 180, 220

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty
None

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Multi-Link

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf
Leaf

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Non-Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Rigid Axle
Rigid Axle

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
2.94
3.42, 3.73, 4.10

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
2.94
3.42, 3.73, 4.10

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P265/70SR18
LT235/80SR17, LT275/70SR18, LT285/60SR20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P265/70SR18
LT235/80SR17, LT275/70SR18, LT285/60SR20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
17 X 6 - 20 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
18 X 8 in.
17 X 6 - 20 X 8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Full-Size in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Styled Steel
Aluminum, Steel, Styled Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Styled Steel
Aluminum, Steel, Styled Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Re-Circulating Ball

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
48 ft.
41.6 - 53 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
14.2 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.6 in.
14.1 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
26 gal.
28 - 32 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.9 - 41 in.
39.9 - 41 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.8 in.
41 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
63.3 in.
65.9 - 66 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
60.8 in.
62.9 - 63.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.7 - 40.4 in.
39.9 - 40.3 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
24.8 - 38.5 in.
40.3 - 43.3 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
63.6 - 64.6 in.
65.7 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
59.4 - 60.3 in.
63.2 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
139.8 in.
140 - 169.5 in.

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
228.1 in.
230.4 - 259.3 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.5 in.
79.4 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
74.5 - 76 in.
77.7 - 79.8 in.

Ground Clearance, Front

Ground Clearance, Front
8 - 9 in.
7.3 - 8.7 in.

Ground Clearance, Rear

Ground Clearance, Rear
8 - 9 in.
7.3 - 8.7 in.

Cargo Box Length @ Floor

Cargo Box Length @ Floor
67 - 97.7 in.
76.3 - 98.3 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
61.7 - 63.8 in.
55.1 - 66.4 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Floor

Cargo Box Width @ Floor
61.7 - 63.8 in.
55.1 - 66.4 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
50 in.
49 - 51 in.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
20.8 in.
20.1 - 20.2 in.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
Titan
Ram Pickups

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Pick-up
Large Pick-up

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Crew Cab, King Cab, Single Cab
Crew Cab, Mega Cab, Regular Cab

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Crew Cab, Extended Cab, Standard Cab
Crew Cab - Standard Cab

Bed Style

Bed Style
regular
regular

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
5.6
5.7, 6.4, 6.7

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
6 - 8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
2 - 4