2017 Ram 1500 vs Toyota Tundra

When you're searching the Manhattan, Bronx, and Queens area for a pickup that can handle your workloads, there's a variety to choose from. The Ram 1500 has grown in popularity over the years thanks to its strong performance. However, some drivers prefer the Toyota Tundra. But if you had your choice of these two pickup trucks, which one would you go with?

You may not be able to answer this question, but we'll give you some information to help you do just that. In this comparison of the�2017 Ram 1500�and the 2017 Chevy Silverado, we take a closer look at the truck's engine power and options, dimensions and capacities, and entertainment and technology features. Keep reading to find out more!

Ram 1500 vs. Toyota Tundra Engine Power & Options

The 2017 Ram 1500 offers three engine options: a 3.6-liter V6, a 2.0-liter EcoDiesel V6, and a 5.7-liter HEMI� V8. The 2017 Toyota Tundra offers only two engine options: a 4.6-liter V8 and a 5.7-liter V8.

In terms of power, the Ram 1500's optional 5.7-liter HEMI� V8 engine can deliver 395 horsepower with 410 lb-ft of torque, while the Toyota Tundra's 5.7-liter V8 maxes out at 381 horsepower with 401 lb-ft of torque.

Dimensions & Capacities

The 2017 Ram 1500 and the 2017 Toyota Tundra both offer the option of a regular cab or a crew cab, which allots for more passengers with a second row. But choosing a crew cab limits your bed size options, which are a short bed, a standard bed, and a long bed.

The Ram 1500 offers 41 inches of headroom in the front and 39.7 inches of headroom in the rear. The Toyota Tundra only features 39.7 inches of front headroom and 38.9 inches of rear headroom.

Entertainment & Technology Features

Both the�Ram 1500�and the Toyota Tundra come equipped with 6-speaker sound systems with speed-sensitive volume control. This feature recognizes loud engine performance and actively raises the audio level to prevent interference with your listening enjoyment. Each vehicle has a radio and inputs for both an auxiliary cable and a USB connection for you to utilize the sound system to play audio from your external media devices.

Each vehicle offers a trial subscription of SiriusXM� Satellite Radio. This adds more than 150 stations of music, news, sports, and comedy to your entertainment suite. The Toyota Tundra offers a 3-month trial, but the Ram 1500 offers a trial for a whole year.

Making a Decision That's Right for You

By reading this vehicle comparison of the 2017 Ram 1500 and the 2017 Toyota Tundra, you learned a lot about these two vehicles. You learned how they're similar, but most importantly, you saw how they differ from each other. Overall, you saw that the Ram 1500 offers more to its drivers.

Schedule your test drive�of the 2017 Ram 1500 with us at Manhattan Jeep Chrysler Dodge Ram, the dealership that proudly serves drivers in the Manhattan, Bronx, and Queens area.

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