2019 Blue RAM 1500

2020 RAM 1500*

2019 Brown RAM 2500

2020 RAM 2500*

2020 Ram 1500 vs. Ram 2500

2020 Ram 1500


2020 Ram 2500
$31,895 MSRP

Starting Price

$33,745 MSRP
12,750 lbs

Towing Capacity

15,040 lbs
395 hp

Max Horsepower

410 hp
410 lb-ft

Max Torque

850 lb-ft
2,300 lbs

Max Payload

4,012 lbs

2020 Ram 1500 vs. Ram 2500

Are you looking for a new truck in Portage? You can’t go wrong with the 2020 Ram 1500 or 2500. Both trucks boast a powerful engine and high towing capacity, but should you choose 1500 or 2500? Connors Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram can help with our side-by-side comparison! We can help you decide when pitting the Ram 1500 vs. the Ram 2500.

Ram 1500 vs. Ram 2500: The Everyday Drive

The choice of the Ram 1500 vs. the Ram 2500 comes down to what you plan on doing with your next truck. If you are a casual driver who’s more interested in the look and feel of a pickup truck but will mostly be using it for family time, the Ram 1500 is the better choice. You still get most of the performance features of 2500, with seating for five across all trim levels.

People who need to get the job done in Michigan City will find that the Ram 2500 is the more attractive option. While it only seats 3 in the lower trim configurations, you’ll find that the added power from RAM 1500 to 2500 will suit you well on the worksite or the open road.

Ram 1500 vs. Ram 2500: Towing and Payload

One of the most important characteristics that you should consider as you shop for a truck is the maximum towing capacity and payload. The Ram 1500 or 2500 are both ideal vehicles for hauling and towing, with the Ram 2500 having the edge in terms of sheer power. The listings of the highest possible towing and payload capacity for the Ram 1500 and 2500 are listed as follows:

Max Towing Capacity

  • 2020 RAM 1500 – 12,750 lbs
  • 2020 RAM 2500 – 15,040 lbs

Max Payload Capacity

  • 2020 RAM 1500 – 2,300 lbs
  • 2020 RAM 2500 – 4,012 lbs

Start Your Next Drive With Connors Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

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