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2022 Ford F-250 vs. 2022 RAM 2500 Review

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2022 Ford
F-250

MSRP*: $38,445 to $89,080
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2022 RAM
2500

MSRP*: $42,775 to $75,355
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Invoice* $33,202 to $80,737 $33,630 to $63,268
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
Engine
  • 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 10-Speed A/T, 6-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T, 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 385 - 475 hp 410 hp
Towing Capacity 12,300 - 15,000 lbs 10,520 - 15,220 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
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*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

Comfort
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.

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

Dimensions
The Ford F-250 is about the same width as the RAM 2500. The Ford F-250 is slightly shorter than the RAM 2500, which may make it easier to park.

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

Performance
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.

Powertrain
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.

Utility
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. The Ford F-250 has a slightly greater cargo capacity for your lumber or other material than the RAM 2500.

Warranty
The Ford F-250 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the RAM 2500.