RAM 1500

2020 Ram 1500

RAM 2500

2020 Ram 2500

2020 RAM 1500


2020 RAM 2500

Starting MSRP

12,750 lbs

Max Towing Capacity

15,040 lbs
2,300 lbs

Max Payload

4,012 lbs
395 hp

Max Horsepower

410 hp
410 lb-ft

Max Torque

850 lb-ft

2020 Ram 1500 vs. 2020 Ram 2500

Need a pickup truck for tough jobs in Fordyce? You can find a model in the new RAM lineup that fits your needs. The full-size RAM 1500 has the towing capacity and features to handle most tasks, and the versatility for everyday driving. If you need a boost of heavy-duty power, the RAM 2500 will make sure the job gets done. Read on for a 2020 RAM 1500 vs. 2019 RAM 2500 comparison or compare the RAM 2500 vs. Ford F-250 to find out which pickup has the capability and features you’re looking for.

RAM 1500 vs. RAM 2500: Towing Capacity

Certain Camden or Sheridan job sites require one strength above all others: towing capacity. If you deal regularly with heavy supply loads or hauling large equipment, higher towing and payload capacity mean you’ll spend less time transporting — and more time getting the job done. Take a look at the specs:

Max Towing Capacity

Max Payload Capacity

  • 2020 RAM 1500 – 2,300 lbs
  • 2020 RAM 2500 – 4,012 lbs

RAM 1500 vs. RAM 2500: Engine Specs

The RAM 1500 introduces a new and improved EcoDiesel engine for 2020. Rear-wheel drive is standard on both models, with all-wheel drive capability available on higher trims if your job requires extra torque and traction. Here’s what you can expect from the RAM 1500 or 2500 engine options:

2020 RAM 1500 Engines

  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 — 280 hp and 480 lb-ft of torque
  • 3.6L Pentastar V6 with eTorque — 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 5.7L V8 HEMI MDS VVT — 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque

2020 RAM 2500 Engines

  • 6.4L HEMI V8 — 410 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 6.7L Cummins turbodiesel I-6 — 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque

Ram 1500 vs. Ram 2500: Interior Features and Pricing

Looking for the highest capability for the lowest price? The 1500 and 2500 price range may help you make the call:

  • 2020 RAM 1500: $32,145 – $53,465
  • 2020 RAM 2500: $33,745 – $61,450

While the RAM 2500 prioritizes power, the 1500 is a bit more well-rounded for everyday driving, even if you buy a used RAM 1500. For instance, you’ll need to jump up several trim levels to obtain seating for more than 3 passengers. By comparison, the 1500 base trim has space for 5 passengers.

Test Drive a RAM 1500 or RAM 2500 for Sale in Fordyce!

If you need to see both models in person before you decide between the 1500 or 2500, stop by our showroom near Pinebluff. Our team is happy to provide all the details you need to make an informed choice, including showing you the differences between the six RAM 1500 trim levels and how the RAM 1500 compares to the Ford F-150 or the Silverado 1500. You can also compare the differences between the RAM crew cab and quad cab to find out which one is best for your Fordyce job. For lease and financing questions, contact our finance center and start your financing application online today! While you’re here, read about our favorite restaurants in Little Rock, AR!

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