2016 Ram 1500 HFE vs Ford F-150, Chevy Silverado 1500, & GMC Sierra 1500

2016 Ram 1500

The Ram 1500 is Ram's light-duty diesel pickup truck. Here we review the HFE trim, although every trim comes with upgrades and additions. We've compared models based on price.
2016 Ram 1500 HFE vs 2016 F-150 Lariat

Exterior - Both trucks feature heated mirrors and halogen headlights. The Ram 1500 has a black grille and the F-150 has a chrome grille.

Fuel Efficiency - The 2016 Ram 1500 comes with 29-highway mpg while the F-150 is 26 mpg.

Mechanical - The 1500 has a 3 L engine while the F-150 has a 2.7 L engine. The 1500 has 420 lb of torque and the F-150 has 375 pounds of torque.

Dimensions - The 2016 Ram 1500 has 63.2" of hip room and the F-150 has 62.5". The 1500 has a 26 gallon tank; the F-150 has a 23 gallon tank.
2016 Ram 1500
2016 Ram 1500 HFE vs 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT

Exterior - Both vehicles' body material are made from Galvanized Steel. The Ram 1500 has halogen headlight beams. The Silverado comes with high intensity low/high beam headlights.

Interior - The Ram has both driver and passenger window control - express up and express down controls. The Silverado just has driver-side express controls. 

Mechanical - The Ram has 420 pounds of torque, the Silverado has 305 pounds. Additionally, the Ram 1500 has an 8-speed automatic transmission while the Silverado has a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Dimensions - The Ram's pickup box cargo length is 76.3" while the Silverado is 69.3". They both have 26-gallon tanks, but the Ram 1500 gets 21 city mpg and the Silverado has 18 city mpg.
2016 Ram 1500 HFE vs 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Base

Exterior - The Ram 1500 and the GMC Sierra's body material is made of galvanized steel and aluminum. They are relatively similar in terms of external features.

Fuel Efficiency - The Ram 1500 has 24-combined mpg; the GMC has 20 combined mpg.

Mechanical - The Ram 1500 has a 20" wheel diameter. The GMC Sierra has a 17" wheel diameter. Again, the Ram wins with 420 lbs of torque compared to GMC's 305 lbs.

Dimensions - Both have a 26-gallon fuel tank. The exterior body height on the Ram 1500 is 77.2" while the GMC is 74.2".
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