There are three things you can count on in this world: death, taxes, and the popularity of full-size American pickups. We love big trucks and we cannot lie. This year, Americans are expected to buy more big trucks than ever before, and this shootout is between two of the country’s most popular pickups: the Ford F-150 and the RAM 1500.
Two years ago Ram completely redesigned its big pickup, not only improving its capability but also its comfort and refinement. This year, Ford has made a long list of improvements to its F-150, part of the best-selling F-Series pickup line. Both the Ram 1500 and the Ford F-150 are available in a wide range of body styles and configurations, and they’re offered with an expansive variety of engines, including turbodiesels and the first hybrid powertrain in this class. But which is best? Let’s examine the 2021 Ford F-150 and 2021 Ram 1500 in key areas and decide.