When you are in the market for a new vehicle, it can be difficult to determine which model is right for you when there are so many similar-looking models on the market. That is why doing comparisons can be so helpful, because they allow you to put two models up side by side to examine their differences and determine which model offers more of the features and capabilities you are looking for. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2019 Ram 1500 vs 2018 Toyota Tundra.
While the Tundra has a slightly lower starting MSRP, the Ram 1500 offers more power, convenience, and safety features, making it the better option overall for consumers. Both the Ram 1500 and the Toyota Tundra have a standard auxiliary port, Bluetooth® connectivity and voice recognition technology to help you stay connected to the world. Let's take a closer look at some of the key differences between these two models!
2019 Ram 1500
2018 Toyota Tundra
|3.6-liter V6; 5.7-liter V8||Engine Options||4.6-liter V8|
|305 Horsepower/ 395 Horsepower||Horsepower||310 Horsepower|
|8-Speed Auto with Overdrive||Transmission||6-Speed Auto with Overdrive and Auto-Manual|
While the Toyota Tundra does not have as much power capabilities, it does offer features like adaptive cruise control, MP3 capability, knee protection airbags for the driver and front passenger, and a lane departure warning system, which are not available on the base trim of the 2019 Ram 1500.
The Ram 1500 has been completely redesigned for the 2019 model year. It offers a bold design and plenty of interior amenities to keep passengers comfortable. The Ram 1500 comes with standard features like a compass, USB ports, a proximity key, delay-off headlights, headlight washers, and a keyless access system. It also has available features to upgrade to, including parking assist technology, front fog lights and an engine block heater. The 2018 Toyota Tundra does not offer any of these features on its base trim.
Drivers interested in learning more about the 2019 Ram 1500 can contact a member of the Palmen Motors sales team today!