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2017 Nissan Titan vs. 2017 RAM 1500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Nissan Titan than the RAM 1500. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Nissan Titan and the RAM 1500.

Convenience
With the RAM 1500 you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Nissan Titan, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Nissan Titan or the RAM 1500, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Titan carries a much lower Destination Charge than the RAM 1500.

Dimensions
The Nissan Titan is about the same width as the RAM 1500. When looking at overall length, the Nissan Titan takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the RAM 1500.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Nissan Titan does a much better job of transmitting the horsepower of the engine to the wheels than the RAM 1500.

Performance
With the Nissan Titan, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the RAM 1500, due to its slightly better towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Nissan Titan and the RAM 1500.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Nissan Titan as you will the RAM 1500.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Nissan Titan over that of the RAM 1500.

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2017 Nissan
Titan

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MSRP*: $29,580 - $55,400

2017 RAM
1500

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MSRP*: $26,495 - $53,575
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City MPG: 15 15 - 21
Highway MPG: 20 - 21 21 - 29
Engine(s): V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 2 - 6
Basic Warranty: 5 years/100,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $28,452 - $52,050 $25,521 - $48,871

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

Monthly Trend for:
2017 Nissan Titan

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Monthly Trend for:
2017 RAM 1500

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.