2018 Toyota Tundra vs 2018 RAM 1500

Gray 2018 Toyota Tundra positioned next to blue 2018 RAM 1500 in comparison image

We all have lives that demand a lot out of us, whether in a blue-collar professional capacity or a lifestyle that demands a hard-charging vehicle that's able to accompany us when we're heading for the open trails. Regardless of the kind of life you live, you need a heavy-duty pickup leading the way, and there aren't many better options than the 2018 Toyota Tundra and 2018 RAM 1500. Both of these models have achieved legendary appeal for many drivers, because of the way that they are able to conduct themselves through every situation or condition that you throw at them – whether you're hauling a trailer for a weekend in the woods or need to carry some drywall to the worksite for your next job, the Tundra and 1500 are there to help. But which one is best?

Toyota Palo Alto knows the importance of being well-informed during your car buying process, so we've done some research on the 2018 Tundra and RAM 1500 models. There's a lot to cover besides these trucks' V8 capacity and serious energy, so let's jump right in. We're sure you'll end up with a new favorite pickup!



2018 Tundra 

vs

2018 1500

$31,120  Starting MSRP  $31,695 
5.7-liter V8 / 380 horsepower  Engine / Horsepower  5.7-liter V8 / 395 horsepower 
10,200 pounds  Towing Capacity  10,620 pounds 
1,730 pounds  Payload Capacity  1,880 pounds 

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As far as industry competition goes, pickups are by far the most evenly matched, especially when you consider what they all bring to the table. The 2018 Tundra and 1500 can offer high levels of horsepower and torque output, all-wheel drive capability, and payload capacity that etches them in the "three-quarter ton" designation range. However, there is a definite area in which the 2018 Tundra holds the upper hand – safety. Thanks to its available features as part of Toyota Safety Sense™, you can ride with the assurance of comfort and serenity no matter what's going on outside. The Tundra's drive is supplemented by such top-tier innovations as:

  • Automatic High Beams
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Pre-Collision System with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Alert with Sway Warning System
  • Many more!

If you're looking to get inside the 2018 Toyota Tundra and harness the adrenaline for yourself, be sure to contact our Toyota Palo Alto sales team and schedule a no-obligation test drive. We're happy to tell you all that we know about this no-holds-barred American legend!