2022 Ram 1500 Vs. 2022 Ford F-150

Many truck drivers find it difficult to choose between the 2022 Ram 1500 and the 2022 Ford F-150. While these models are both impressive light-duty trucks in their own right, drivers should note the differences between them when it comes to engine performance and interior comfort. Below, we’ve highlighted the most notable differences between these two models.

Standard Performance

Both the 2022 Ram 1500 and the 2022 Ford F-150 are offered in a wide range of trim levels and feature multiple engine options. Comparing the base engine options of each model, we can see that the base configuration of the 2022 Ram 1500 offers slightly more power than the 2022 Ford F-150. The 2022 Ram 1500 comes standard with a 3.6-litre V6 engine, which outputs 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. By comparison, the 3.3L V6 engine found in the 2022 Ford F-150 may feel underpowered, offering only 290 hp and 265 lb.-ft.




Specifications 2022 Ram 1500 2022 Ford F-150
Standard Horsepower 305 hp 290 hp
Standard Torque 269 lb.-ft. 265 lb.-ft.
Maximum Horsepower 702 hp 450 hp
Maximum Torque 650 lb.-ft. 570 lb.-ft.
Front Head Room 1,039 mm 1,036 mm
Rear Leg Room 1,148 mm 1,107 mm

Available Power

Comparing the optional engines available for the 2022 Ram 1500 and 2022 Ford F-150 reveals that the 2022 Ram 1500 has the edge in overall performance. The performance-oriented 2022 Ram 1500 TRX delivers an impressive 702 hp and 650 lb.-ft. of torque via a supercharged 6.2L engine. The 2022 Ford F-150 can only produce a maximum of 450 hp and 570 lb.-ft. of torque, making it noticeably less powerful than the 2022 Ram 1500 TRX.




Interior Comfort

In terms of interior comfort, the 2022 Ram 1500 offers more passenger space than the 2022 Ford F-150 in several key areas. Comparing the front rows of both models reveals that the 2022 Ram 1500 features slightly more head room (1,039 mm) than its Ford competitor (1,036 mm). Rear-seat passengers who get the chance to sit in both models will notice that they have more leg room in the 2022 Ram 1500, as well. The 2022 Ram 1500 features 1,148 mm of rear leg room, while the 2022 Ford F-150 only includes 1,107 mm.