2022 Ford F-250 vs. 2023 RAM 2500 | NewCars.com

2022 Ford F-250 vs. 2023 RAM 2500 Review

Picture of the 2022 Ford F-250

2022 Ford

MSRP*: $40,445 to $91,080
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2023 RAM

MSRP*: $44,675 to $77,860
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MPG - City Info not available Info not available
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 2 - 6 seats 2 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 65.4 - 78.5 ft3 57.5 - 74.7 ft3
  • 430-hp, 7.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 475-hp, 6.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
  • 410-hp, 6.4-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 385 - 475 hp 370 - 410 hp
Towing Capacity 12,300 - 15,000 lbs 10,520 - 15,530 lbs
Exterior Length 231.8 - 266.2 in 232.0 - 260.8 in
Exterior Width 80.0 in 79.1 - 79.5 in
Leg Room Front 43.9 in
Rear 33.5 - 43.6 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 40.2 - 43.1 in
Head Room Front 40.8 in
Rear 40.3 - 40.4 in
Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 39.8 - 40.3 in

*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.

Comparison Review

Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the RAM 2500 than in the Ford F-250. The Ford F-250 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the RAM 2500.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Ford F-250 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the RAM 2500.

The Ford F-250 is about the same width as the RAM 2500. If you go with the Ford F-250, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the RAM 2500.

The Ford F-250 has a significantly larger turning radius than the RAM 2500, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

With the RAM 2500, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Ford F-250 due to its slightly better towing capacity. The Ford F-250 has a little less horsepower than the RAM 2500.

With similar torque, the engines of the Ford F-250 and the RAM 2500 are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

The Ford F-250 offers a little more seating capacity than the RAM 2500, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them. You'll be able to haul more material in the Ford F-250 than the RAM 2500, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Ford F-250 over that of the RAM 2500.