2017 Ram 1500 vs. 2017 Ford F-150 vs. 2017 GMC Sierra
Anybody who drives a truck knows the beating their vehicle takes during hard-charging off-road excursions, at the job site and during those great summer trips to the lake. That's why every truck driver demands the most powerful, durable and capable truck money can buy when shopping for a new truck for sale in Toledo, OH.
Our recommendation for a work truck that can handle the heaviest loads and toughest jobs is the 2017 Ram 1500, available with nearly limitless variety of color, trim, transmission and engine options at Yark Automotive Group dealerships in Toledo, OH.
Here's how the 2017 Ram 1500 for sale stacks up to the completion - namely the 2017 Ford F-150 and the 2017 GMC Sierra.
2017 Ram 1500 vs. 2017 Ford F-150
· Powertrain: The power of the 2017 Ram 1500 edges out the 2017 Ford F-150 at both ends of the options spectrum. The base model engine in the F-150, the 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6, puts out just 282 horsepower and 253 lb.-ft. of torque while the base model Ram 1500 includes a 3.6-liter Pentastar® V8 that produces 305 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft. of torque. When comparing the largest engines available for each truck, the Ram 1500 still dominates. Ford F-150 buyers are stuck with the 5-liter Ti-VCT V8 engine while Ram 1500 buyers can opt for the beastly 5.7-liter V8 HEMI® engine that was produces 390 horsepower and 410 lb.-ft. of torque, besting the F-150.
· Technology: According to various auto reviewers, the Uconnect® system available in the 2017 Ram 1500 is head and shoulders above the Sync 3® system available in the Ford F-150. From a visual and usability standpoint, not only is the Uconnect® system more intuitive, it's also easier on the eyes. Your infotainment will be a focal point in your cockpit, so it might as well look pretty. The Uconnect® system is almost universally loved in the automotive community, so come try it for yourself at Yark Automotive Group in Toledo, OH!
2017 Ram 1500 vs. 2017 GMC Sierra
· Powertrain: Again comparing base models, the Ram 1500 easily outperforms the GMC Sierra. Despite the base model Sierra's engine having more than a half-liter more displacement than the 3.6-liter Pentastar® V8 in the 2017 Ram 1500, the Ram still outperforms the Sierra in terms of power and fuel efficiency.
· Technology: Buyers of the 2017 Ram 1500 can opt for the impressive and much-lauded Uconnect® 8.4 infotainment system that was given a 4/5 rating and the Editors' Choice distinction by PC Magazine. The Intellilink™ system used in the GMC Sierra 1500 has been criticized for its unintuitive interface and smaller screen size compared to the Uconnect® 8.4.
If your mind isn't already made up about the 2017 Ram 1500, come down to the Yark Automotive Group Ram dealership in Toledo, OH, to test drive this great truck. Contact our helpful staff and you're sure to find an answer to any question you may have. We hope to see you soon!