RAM 1500 vs RAM 2500

2020 RAM 1500 vs. 2020 RAM 2500

2020 RAM 1500


2020 RAM 2500
$31,895 MSRP


$33,895 MSRP
12,750 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

19,780 pounds
2,300 pounds

Maximum Payload Capacity

4,050 pounds
395 hp

Maximum Horsepower

410 hp
410 lb-ft

Maximum Torque

850 lb-ft

Have you been researching pickup trucks that have the powerful capabilities you need to handle jobs in Lakewood? You’re probably in the midst of comparing the 2020 RAM 1500 vs. 2020 RAM 2500, and Tacoma Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram is here to tell you that no matter which RAM truck you choose, you will be getting a top-of-the-class vehicle. However, we’re here to help you narrow down which of these powerful pickups will offer everything that you’re looking for in a truck. Learn Tacoma Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in Tacoma as we compare the RAM 1500 vs. RAM 2500. Once you decide on the pickup truck that’s right for you, browse our new RAM 1500 inventory and new RAM 2500 inventory!

2020 RAM 1500 vs. 2020 RAM 2500: Towing Capacity

When you compare the 1500 vs. 2500, one of the main differences between these two pickup trucks is their towing capacities. It’s important to think about your automobile needs: a versatile truck built with plenty of utility or a pickup with powerful performance capabilities? Check out the 1500 vs. 2500 towing capacities to determine which truck has the aptitude you need to get the job done:

Maximum Towing Capacity

  • 2020 RAM 1500: 12,750 pounds
  • 2020 RAM 2500: 19,780 pounds

Maximum Payload Capacity

  • 2020 RAM 1500: 2,300 pounds
  • 2020 RAM 2500: 4,050 pounds

2020 RAM 1500 vs. 2020 RAM 2500: Engine Specs

Both RAM trucks boast impressive engines under the hood, no matter which configuration you decide on. While the RAM 2500 features high-powered engine options, the RAM 1500 offers even more engines to choose from. Take a look at the 1500 vs. 2500 engine specs:

2020 RAM 1500 Engines

  • 3.0L EcoDiesel V6 Engine: 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

  • 6.7L Cummins I6 Turbo Diesel: 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque
  • 6.4L HEMI® V8 Engine: 410 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque

2020 RAM 1500 vs. 2020 RAM 2500: Price 

When determining whether to go with a 1500 or 2500, price is a major factor. The RAM 1500 has a lower starting price and a great lineup of capabilities to suit the needs of Lakewood drivers. At a little higher price tag, the RAM 2500 is the ultimate heavy-duty truck that can truly handle any and everything on the road. While both vehicles come equipped with innovative technology like parking assist and premium sound and entertainment systems, the 1500 has the exclusive RamBox® Cargo Management system. Check out the 2020 RAM 1500 and 2020 RAM 2500 starting prices:

  • 2020 RAM 1500 Price: Starting $31,895 MSRP
  • 2020 RAM 2500 Price: Starting $33,895 MSRP

Shop for Your New RAM Truck with Tacoma Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram!

Have you decided between the 1500 or 2500? Contact us to arrange a test drive and experience these powerhouse vehicles for yourself! Looking to save some extra cash on your new RAM truck? Check out our new vehicle specials to acquire your dream automobile at a price that won’t break the bank.

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