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2016 RAM 1500 vs. 2016 Toyota Tundra Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Toyota Tundra offers just a little more head- and legroom than the RAM 1500, making it a little roomier and more comfortable.

Convenience
The RAM 1500 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Toyota Tundra, making it more convenient to drive.

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). The RAM 1500 is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Tundra. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the RAM 1500 and the Toyota Tundra have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The RAM 1500 is about the same width as the Toyota Tundra. If you go with the RAM 1500, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Toyota Tundra.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the RAM 1500 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Tundra.

Handling
The RAM 1500 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Toyota Tundra, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the RAM 1500 is clearly the choice over the Toyota Tundra for pulling heavy loads. The RAM 1500 has a little more horsepower than the Toyota Tundra.

Utility
You'll be able to bring along a larger crew with the Toyota Tundra than the RAM 1500, due to its significantly greater seating capacity.

Warranty
The RAM 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota Tundra.

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2016 RAM
1500

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MSRP*: $26,145 - $52,665

2016 Toyota
Tundra

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MSRP*: $29,140 - $49,580
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.05% As low as 4.18%
City MPG: 15 - 21 13 - 15
Highway MPG: 21 - 29 17 - 19
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 2 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $25,152 - $48,021 $26,955 - $45,863

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.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.