2017 Ford F-250 vs. 2017 Ram 2500 | Crystal Lake, IL

2017 ford f250 vs 2017 ram 2500hd  

Modern pickup trucks aren't just about getting the job done simply through brute force. Instead, they offer refined interiors and advanced technology to provide a combination of capability and convenience in a comfortable package. Both the 2017 Ford F-250 and 2017 Ram 2500 execute this blend perfectly, which can make choosing between the two a tall order. That's why the pickup truck experts at Tom Peck Ford near Crystal Lake, IL have decided to compare the 2017 Ford F-250 Lariat Super Cab and the 2017 Ram 2500 Laramie Crew Cab.Do you have any questions for the staff at Tom Peck Ford? Do not hesitate to contact us either online or by phone at (877) 841-2409 and one of our team members will be happy to assist you.


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2017 Ford F-250 vs. 2017 Ram 2500: Engine Specifications & Performance

When you need to complete a big job, your truck needs a powerful engine to get it done. While both the 2017 Ford F-250 and the 2017 Ram 2500 are equipped with large V8 engines with plenty of power, the F-250 and its 6.2L V8 simply outperforms the Ram 2500. Take a look at the table below to see the advantages the F-250 provides.


2017 Ford F-250 LariatModel2017 Ram 2500 Laramie
6.2L Flex Fuel V8Engine5.7L HEMI® V8
385 HP @ 5750 RPMHorsepower383 HP @ 5600 RPM
430 lb.-ft. @ 3800 RPMTorque400 lb.-ft. @ 4000 RPM
12,300 lbs.Towing Capacity10,620 lbs.
3,948 lbs.Payload Capacity1,798 lbs.

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2017 Ford F-250 vs. 2017 Ram 2500: Capability & Technology

It's not just the engine that makes these trucks so capable. There are several advanced technology features that make the 2017 F-250 and 2017 Ram 2500 great at tackling tough jobs. Both models are available with special towing modes and specifically engineered suspension to improve hauling capability. However, the new F-250 is equipped with class-exclusive features that help make short order of your to-do list.

Key Available Features Include:

        
  • BLIS® (Blind Spot Monitoring System) with Cross-traffic Alert and Trailer Tow
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  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control®
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  • Trailer Tire Pressure Monitoring System
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  • Rear View Camera with Trailer Reverse Guidance
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  • Trailer Sway Control

2017 Ford F-250 vs. 2017 Ram 2500: Interior Features

When you're done at the jobsite, the last thing you want to do is head home uncomfortable. With the 2017 Ford F-250 and the 2017 Ram 2500, your daily commute is transformed from a chore to a treat with features like automatic climate control and heated front seats. That being said, the new F-250 has some exclusive features to ensure drivers enjoy every moment behind the wheel.

Key Available Features Include:

        
  • Leather upholstery
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  • Turn-by-turn navigation system
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  • SYNC® 3 infotainment technology
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  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
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  • Sony® 10-speaker premium audio system


Test Drive a 2017 Ford F-250 at Tom Peck Ford Today!

Are you ready to find out why the experts at Tom Peck Ford prefer the 2017 F-250 over the competition? Get some time behind the wheel today by scheduling a test drive at our Ford dealership near Crystal Lake, IL today! Make an appointment by filling out our online contact form or by giving us a call at (877) 841-2409.

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