2019 Ram 1500 vs 2019 Toyota Tundra
The Ram 1500 wasn’t around as long as the Toyota Tundra, but it has proven to be a worthy opponent in the pickup truck market. This truck has continued to be made more advanced each year and has passed many of its famous rivals. For this comparison, we will compare the 2019 Ram 1500 to the 2019 Toyota Tundra.
Here at Parks Motors, we want to be transparent with the information we are providing. The trims we are comparing are the Tradesman for the Ram 1500 and the SR for the Toyota Tundra. Each of these trim levels are standard in their lineups.
2019 Ram 1500
2019 Toyota Tundra
|305-hp, 3.6-L V-6
395-hp, 5.7-L V-8
|Engine Options||310-hp, 4.6-L V-8|
|8-speed automatic w/OD
8-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
|Transmission Options||6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual|
|20 city mpg
25 highway mpg
|Fuel Economy||15 city mpg
19 highway mpg
|Standard||Proximity Key||Not Available|
Advantages of the 2019 Ram 1500
There are quite a few advantages that the 2019 Ram 1500 has over the 2019 Toyota Tundra. To start, the 1500 offers two different engine options for the Tradesman trim. The standard engine is 5 horsepower under the only option the Tundra offers, so there isn’t much difference there. However, the second engine option with the 1500 surpasses the Tundra in power. The 1500 also offers two transmission options for its driver that are more advanced than the Tundra’s only option. Not only does the 1500 win on both the engine power and transmission, but this truck generates a much better fuel economy. The 2019 Ram 1500 travels five mpg more in the city and six mpg more on the highway. The 1500 even provides a proximity key, whereas this feature is not standard with the Tundra.
If you find that the 2019 Ram 1500 is the truck you’ve been looking for, contact us here at Parks Motors! If you’re still considering, ask us for more details on this powerful truck! We will be happy to help you learn more about the new 2019 Ram 1500.