Both the Ram 2500 and the Ford F-250 are the vehicle option in their prospective lineups. While each is a highly capable, full-sized truck, there are a few areas where the two trucks deviate. However, regardless of whether you're looking for a highly capable truck for the worksite or you're a Mitchell, SD driver in the market for a casual personal truck, either truck is an excellent vehicle to consider. 


The Ram 2500 offers Mitchell, SD drivers two engine options - both are impressively powerful. The standard engine that comes with the Ram 2500 is a 6.4-liter V8 engine that boasts 410 horsepower and 429 foot-pounds of torque. If you're looking to maximize the available power, drivers can opt for the available 6.7-liter turbocharged diesel inline-6 engine that boasts 370 horsepower and 850 foot-pounds of torque. Both engines are paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission.

Comparatively, the Ford F-250 manages two engine options. While the standard engines are similarly powerful, it's the 6.7-liter diesel turbocharged engine that helps the F-250 take the top spot. The base engine that comes with the F-250 is a 6.2-liter V8 that produces 385 horsepower and 430 foot-pounds of torque. Moving past the base engine, drivers can look forward to a 6.7-liter turbocharged diesel V8 engine that provides Mitchell, SD drivers with 450 horsepower and 935 foot-pounds of torque. Both engines work in unison with a heavy-duty six-speed automatic transmission.


When it comes to towing capability, Mitchell, SD drivers can look serious capability from both trucks. While the Ford F-250 features a much higher towing capacity than the Ram 2500, both are still impressively capable. 

The Ram 2500 manages a solid 19,780 pounds of towing capability and 4,050 pounds of payload capacity. Certainly not to be scoffed at, the Ram 2500 is reasonably outdone by the Ford F-250. The F-250 manages up to 21,000 pounds of conventional towing capacity and up to 35,000 pounds of towing capability when equipped with gooseneck towing features. Concerning max payload, the F-250 manages 7,640 pounds. 


Tech & Comfort

The Ram 2500 manages a near-luxury offering of comfort and tech for Mitchell, SD drivers to consider. For those drivers wondering about standard features, the Ram 2500 manages a five-inch touch screen infotainment display, Bluetooth connectivity, a four-speaker audio system, and an adjustable (40/20/40-split) bench seat. However, if you're looking to move beyond the standard offerings, the Ram 2500 touts tech that includes a Harman/Kardon 17-speaker audio system, either an 8.4-inch or a 12-inch touch screen infotainment display, a full leather interior, and an array of driver assistance features. 

The Ford F-250 offers such available features as leather-clad seats, a panoramic moonroof, a Wi-Fi hotspot, and a variety of driver assistance features. The top of the line Limited trim comes with a B&O premium sound system, heated/ cooled front seats, heated rear seats, and premium luxury leather bucket seating surfaces.

Interested in learning more about the Ram 2500 or the Ford F-250? Visit Iverson Auto Group! 

With a team of professionals ready to assist drivers with almost every step of the vehicle buying process, buying a new vehicle can be a breeze! With a robust inventory of both Ram and Ford models, we're prepared to help Mitchell, SD drivers regardless of which model you're after! Have a few finance questions? Want to test drive a new Ram 2500 or a Ford F-250? Mitchell, SD drivers can stop by or contact Iverson Auto Group for both needs! Stop by our dealership for a test drive today!



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