Ram 3500 vs. Ford Super Duty F-250

Hills Green
VS
Stone Gray

Key Specs

MSRP

MSRP
$38,695 - $47,495
Not Available

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.71 / 5
7 Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
370 - 410 hp
385 - 450 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
5.7L V8 HEMI VVT
6.4L HEAVY DUTY V8 HEMI W/MDS
6.7L I6 CUMMINS TURBO DIESEL
6.2L 2
6.7L 4V OHV POWER STROKE V8 TURBO DIESEL B20

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional
Not Available

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Not Available
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Not Available
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Not Available

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional
Not Available

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Not Available
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows
Not Available
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional
Optional

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Not Available
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional
Optional

Automatic Parking

Automatic Parking
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41 in.
43.9 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.9 - 41 in.
40.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40.3 - 43.3 in.
33.5 - 43.6 in.

Second Head Room

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

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
57.5 - 74.9 cu. ft.
65.4 - 78.5 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
2 - 6
2 - 6

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Not Available

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Liftgate

Power Liftgate
Not Available
Optional

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Optional
Not Available

Bed Liner

Bed Liner
Optional
Optional

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
140 - 169.5 in.
142 - 176 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.6 - 53 ft.
47.6 - 59.6 ft.

Width

Width
79.4 in.
80 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
350 - 410 hp
385 - 450 hp

Torque

Torque
400 - 930 ft. lbs.
430 - 935 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
10980 - 17890 .lbs
12300 - 13300 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
1098 - 1789 .lbs
1230 - 1330 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Optional

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Not Available
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
28 - 32 gal.
29 - 48 gal.

Combined

Combined
Unknown mpg
Unknown mpg

City

City
Unknown mpg
Unknown mpg

Highway

Highway
Unknown mpg
Unknown mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Optional

Safety Features

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Optional
Not Available

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Optional

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available
Optional

Seatbelt Airbag

Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ram 3500
Ford Super Duty F-250 SRW

Body Style

Body Style
Crew Cab, Mega Cab, Regular Cab
SD Crew Cab, SD Regular Cab, SD Super 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
2, 3, 6
2, 3, 5, 6

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
5000 - 6000 lbs.
3950 - 5200 lbs.

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
7000 - 9750 lbs.
6340 lbs.

Curb Weight - Front

Curb Weight - Front
3425 - 4031 lbs.
3279 - 3987 lbs.

Curb Weight - Rear

Curb Weight - Rear
2628 - 2951 lbs.
2406 - 2730 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
10100 - 14000 lbs.
9900 - 10000 lbs.

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
18400 - 25300 lbs.
19500 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
10980 - 17890 lbs.
12300 - 13300 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1098 - 1789 lbs.
1230 - 1330 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
10980 - 17890 lbs.
12300 - 13300 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
1098 - 1789 lbs.
1230 - 1330 lbs.

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
10800 - 17710 lbs.
12200 - 13200 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
10980 - 17890 lbs.
12300 - 13300 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
ESA, ETK, EZC
996 - 99T

Engine Type

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

Displacement

Displacement
5.7 L/345, 6.4 L/392, 6.7 L/408
6.2 L/379 - 6.7 L/406

Fuel System

Fuel System
Diesel Direct Injection - Sequential MPI
Diesel Direct Injection - Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
DEG, DF2, DFP, DG7
44S - 44W

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

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

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
3.23, 3.75, 5.94
3.97 - 4.17

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84, 2.00, 3.28
2.32 - 2.34

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.34, 1.41, 1.98
1.52

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.30
1.14 - 1.15

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77, 0.82, 1.00
0.86 - 0.87

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62, 0.63, 0.74
0.67 - 0.69

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.54, 4.44, 5.42
3.13 - 3.40

Trans Power Take Off

Trans Power Take Off
Yes
Yes

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No - Yes
No - Yes

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Electronic - None
Electronic, Manual, None

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No - Yes
No - Yes

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
730
650 - 750

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
730
650 - 750

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
160, 180, 220
157, 175, 200, 220, 240, 332, 377

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
None
None

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
Other

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf
Leaf

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Non-Independent
Independent - Non-Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Rigid Axle
Rigid Axle

Axle Capacity - Front

Axle Capacity - Front
5250 - 6000 lbs.
5250 - 6000 lbs.

Axle Capacity - Rear

Axle Capacity - Rear
6200 - 9750 lbs.
6200 lbs.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.42, 3.73, 4.10
3.31, 3.55, 3.73, 4.30

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.42, 3.73, 4.10
3.31, 3.55, 3.73, 4.30

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
TCN, TCP, TEA, TV2, TV3
TBM, TCD, TCH, TD8, TDU, TDX

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
TCN, TCP, TEA, TV2, TV3
TBM, TCD, TCH, TD8, TDU, TDX

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
TBE
512

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
LT235/80SR17, LT275/70SR18, LT285/60SR20
LT245/75SR17, LT265/70SR17, LT275/65SR18, LT275/70SR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
LT235/80SR17, LT275/70SR18, LT285/60SR20
LT245/75SR17, LT265/70SR17, LT275/65SR18, LT275/70SR18

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
Full-Size

Front Tire Capacity

Front Tire Capacity
6170 - 7280 lbs.
6390 - 7180 lbs.

Rear Tire Capacity

Rear Tire Capacity
6170 - 10740 lbs.
6390 - 7180 lbs.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 6 - 20 X 8 in.
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 6 - 20 X 8 in.
17 X 7.5 - 18 X 8 in.

Spare Wheel Size

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

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum, Steel, Styled Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum, Steel, Styled Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Re-Circulating Ball
Re-Circulating Ball

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.6 - 53 ft.
47.6 - 59.6 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
14.2 in.
14.3 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

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

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
28 - 32 gal.
29 - 48 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.9 - 41 in.
40.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41 in.
43.9 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
65.9 - 66 in.
66.7 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
62.9 - 63.2 in.
62.5 in.

Second Head Room

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

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40.3 - 43.3 in.
33.5 - 43.6 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
65.7 in.
65.8 - 65.9 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
63.2 in.
64.7 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
140 - 169.5 in.
142 - 176 in.

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
230.4 - 259.3 in.
231.8 - 266.2 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

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

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
77.7 - 79.8 in.
77.9 - 81.5 in.

Overhang, Front

Overhang, Front
36.9 - 39.8 in.
38.2 in.

Overhang, Rear w/o bumper

Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
48.5 - 50.6 in.
47.6 in.

Cab to Axle

Cab to Axle
36.7 - 56.8 in.
39.9 - 56.1 in.

Ground to Top of Load Floor

Ground to Top of Load Floor
38.5 - 39.2 in.
34.8 - 38.7 in.

Ground Clearance, Front

Ground Clearance, Front
7.3 - 8.7 in.
8.2 - 8.5 in.

Ground Clearance, Rear

Ground Clearance, Rear
7.3 - 8.7 in.
8.2 - 8.5 in.

Cargo Box Length @ Floor

Cargo Box Length @ Floor
76.3 - 98.3 in.
81.9 - 98.1 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear

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

Cargo Box Width @ Floor

Cargo Box Width @ Floor
55.1 - 66.4 in.
66.9 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

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

Cargo Box (Area) Height

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

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
57.5 - 74.9 ft³.
65.4 - 78.5 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Ram Pickups
F-Series Pickups

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Pick-up
Large Pick-up

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Crew Cab, Mega Cab, Regular Cab
Crew Cab, Regular Cab, Super Cab

Body Cab Style

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

Bed Style

Bed Style
regular
regular

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
5.7, 6.4, 6.7
6.2 - 6.7

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
OHV
OHV - SOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
iron
iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6 - 8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2 - 4
2 - 4