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2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2019 RAM 2500 | Old Saybrook Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM
Blue 2019 RAM 1500

2019 RAM 1500

Black 2019 RAM 2500

2019 RAM 2500

2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2019 RAM 2500

$31,795 MSRP


$33,395 MSRP
12,750 lbs

Maximum Towing Capacity

17,980 lbs
2,302 lbs

Maximum Payload Capacity

4,050 lbs
395 hp

Maximum Horsepower

410 hp
410 lb-ft

Maximum Torque

850 lb-ft

Maximum Seating


When you compare the all-new 2019 RAM 1500 vs. the 2019 RAM 2500 it’s clear that both have plenty to offer Middletown drivers. The demands of your jobsite will determine which of these pickups is the best choice for you, 1500 or 2500, and comparing performance specs and pricing will help you to make an informed decision. Let’s take a closer look at what sets these powerful pickups apart.

Maximum Payload Capacity

  • 2019 RAM 1500 – 2,302 lbs.
  • 2019 RAM 2500 – 4,050 lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

You can learn more about the RAM 2500 engine options and towing capacities in our blog!

RAM 1500 vs RAM 2500 Engine Choices

With the 2019 RAM 1500, you have two great engine options to choose from, but you get even more choices with the 2500. Both of these pickup trucks come with rear-wheel drive standard. A 4WD system is available on the upper trim levels. Horsepower and torque figures are listed below:

2019 RAM 1500

  • 3.6L Pentastar V6 with eTorque delivers 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque
  • 5.7L V8 HEMI MDS VVT produces 395 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque

2019 RAM 2500

  • 6.7L Cummins I6 Turbo Diesel churns out 370 hp and 850 lb-ft of torque
  • Heavy-Duty 6.4L HEMI V8 creates an impressive 410 hp and 429 lb-ft of torque
  • 5.7L HEMI V8 VVT delivers 383 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque

Price, Amenities, and Seating

Price is often a top concern for Madison drivers, and you’ll save a bit of cash by opting for the RAM 1500:

  • 2019 RAM 1500 – Starting MSRP $31,795
  • 2019 RAM 2500 – Starting MSRP $33,395

Although the new 2019 RAM 1500 may not be as powerful as its 2500 sibling, there is more room for passengers in the base model. The 2019 2500 entry-level model can only seat up to 3, while the 1500 has room for 6. Both trucks share some of the same amenities like a parking assist feature and a 6-speaker sound system. When it comes to features, there are some differences to note. The RAM 1500 has the optional RamBox Cargo Management System. It also comes with standard Bluetooth® connectivity, which is an available option in the base level 2500. The experts and Old Saybrook Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM would be glad to further explain what sets the two apart.

Find the RAM 1500 and 2500 for Sale at Old Saybrook Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM

Explore the RAM 1500 vs. 2500 at our showroom, and then take the model of your choice for a test drive. We offer a great selection of new RAM 1500 and RAM 2500 models for you to choose from. You can also learn more about the 2020 RAM 1500 trim levels with Old Saybrook Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM! Contact us with any questions, or even begin the financing process from the comfort of your home. For more pickup truck features, discover everything the all-new Jeep Gladiator has to offer with its engine specs.

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