111 Auto Ln
Directions Sparta, TN 38583

  • Sales: (888) 310-1378
  • Service: (888) 314-6061
  • Parts: (888) 375-7060

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Compare the 2017 Ford F-150 to the RAM 1500

Discover How the Ford F-150 - America's Best Selling Truck - Stacks Up Against the RAM 1500 Here at Edd Rogers Valley Ford in Sparta

If you've recently dipped your toe into the ocean of pickup trucks out there, then we're willing to bet you've noticed you have more than just a few choices. But with a lot of choice comes the burden of making sure you invest both your time and money wisely.  After all, when you buy a truck for either work, play,  or both, you'll be spending a lot of time with it, and that's an investment worth researching. Upper Cumberland drivers in the market for a powerhouse of a truck will find all that and more in the new 2017 Ford F-150. To learn more about how the 2017 Ford F-150 compares to the 2017 RAM 1500, please read on.

2017 Ford F-150 VS

Starting Price
: $26,540

Horsepower: 282 - 450

Towing Capacity:
5,000 - 10,500 lbs

City/Hwy MPG: 19/26*

Curb Weight: 4,049 - 5,236

2017 RAM 1500

Starting Price
: $26,295

Horsepower:  240 - 395

Towing Capacity: 4,190 -  10,140 lbs

City/Hwy MPG: 21/29*

Curb Weight: 4,517 -  5,670 lbs


More About How The 2017 Ford F-150 Compares to the 2017 RAM 1500

  • Performance & Capability: Make Sure Your Work Truck Can…well, Work-Work trucks-they're for work. So if you're going to be doing work, you're going to need a truck that really delivers. In that case, skip the 2017 RAM 1500 and turn your attention to the 2017 Ford F-150. With the Ford F-150, if you equip it properly, you'll see up to 12,200 pounds of max towing capacity-the 2017 RAM 1500 only gets you up to 10,650 pounds. So there's power with the Ford F-150, but there's also efficiency in the optional 3.5-liter Turbocharged V6 rated at 365 horsepower and 420 pound-feet of torque-talk about payload!
  • Clever Storage Where it Matters-Both these pickups are well-equipped for storage, with the RAM 1500 offering a few clever storage throughout the cabin, but the Ford F-150 not only gives you plenty of storage in-cab-both clever and driver-oriented-it also gives you a class exclusive, fully flat rear load floor with under seat storage in the SuperCab and SuperCrew® configurations. A flat-load floor! Need we say more?
  • Safety-It's in the Numbers-If you're going to be putting in long, hard hours at the workplace, you probably want to make sure the truck you're spending all your time with us safe, right? Well, take it from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA): the 2017 Ford F-150 garnered top ratings, with an overall 5 star rating from the NHTSA, while the RAM 1500 didn't fare quite so well-weighing in with an overall 4 star rating from the NHTSA.


Edd Rogers Valley Ford

111 Auto Ln
Directions Sparta, TN 38583

  • Sales: (888) 310-1378
  • Service: (931) 738-2311
  • Parts: (931) 738-2311

Contact us when you're ready to test drive a new F-150 at our showroom located just off of Tennessee Route 111 at 111 Auto Lane in Sparta. We're your hometown dealer serving the area for over 20 years, and with no add-ons and the lowest documentation fees around, you owe it to yourself to stop by Edd Rogers Valley Ford.

*EPA-estimated figures only. Your actual vehicle mileage will vary.