2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty vs 2018 Ram 3500

2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty vs 2018 Ram 3500

The Ford versus Chevrolet rivalry may be all the rage, but if you want to see a rivalry that always puts new Ford trucks to the test, you need to focus on the Ford versus Ram rivalry. That’s because new Ram trucks consistently come the closest to knocking new Ford trucks off their pedestal, even if the new Ram trucks never do quite reach the pinnacle of truck power and capability Ford sets each new model year.

With that in mind, we put together this 2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty versus 2018 Ram 3500 head-to-head heavy-duty truck comparison. In it, you’ll see that the new Ram 3500 pushes the new Ford F-350 lineup to its limits, even if the 2019 F-350 Super Duty lineup comes out on top thanks to its best-in-class power and best-in-class towing and hauling capabilities.



2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty

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2018 Ram 3500

385 HP & 430 lb-ft. Standard Horsepower & Torque Ratings (Regular Gas Engine) 383 HP & 400 lb-ft.
450 HP & 935 lb-ft. Available Horsepower & Torque Ratings (Diesel Engine) 385 HP & 930 lb-ft.
21000 Pounds Max Towing Capability (Conventional) 12880 Pounds
7640 Pounds Max Payload Capability 4476 Pounds

2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lineup at Akins Ford near Atlanta GA: More Standard Power, More Diesel Power, and Higher Max Towing and Payload Ratings than the 2018 Ram 3500 Lineup

We feel like we did a pretty great job setting the stage for an epic battle in our introduction, so let’s get right to it and see how the 2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty lineup compares to the 2018 Ram 3500 lineup in terms of power and capability.

As we’ve mentioned quite a few times, the 2018 Ram 3500 lineup comes the closest to topping the 2019 F-350 Super Duty lineup in terms of power. That’s because the standard engine of the 2019 F-350 Super Duty lineup features 385 horsepower and 430 pound-feet of torque, while the standard engine of the 2018 Ram 3500 lineup features 383 horsepower and 400 pound-feet of torque. The diesel engine of the 2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty lineup features 450 horsepower and 935 pound-feet of torque, while the diesel engine of the 2018 Ram 3500 lineup features 385 horsepower and 930 pound-feet of torque.

The 2019 F-350 Super Duty lineup can conventionally tow up to 21,000 pounds and haul up to 7,640 pounds, while the 2018 Ram 3500 lineup can conventionally tow up to 12,880 pounds and haul up to 4,476 pounds.

To learn more about the best-in-class features and capabilities of the 2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty lineup, please contact our staff here at Akins Ford near Atlanta, GA.