2018 Ford F-150 vs 2018 Dodge Ram Rebel

Two new legendary pickup trucks are coming back redesigned and upgraded. Who is going to win and which vehicle is the most anticipated? It’s time to learn it.

Price Comparison

To begin with, there’s no final price yet but Ford model is said to start from $28,025. For special editions like Raptor or 2018 F-150 Lightning the price might be much higher. Its competitor is predicted to be around $29,000.

Exterior Features

New Ford F-150 is anticipated with a fleet of new headlights. Some of them will use LED technologies. They will also be reshaped. 2018 Dodge Ram Rebel headlights are going to be slim and elegant with LED technologies as well. Its front will be more modern and sophisticated look owing to a refined grille with a massive vertical bar.

Ford is said to offer grilles which dip down lower into a bumper. A filler piece will separate bumper from lights and grille. Ford also boasts new wheel designs ranging from 17 to 22 inches. As for Dodge it focuses on the hood which is shaped like a pyramid. However, it feels like Ram took a page out of Ford's design book and started imitating the 2017 F-150.

Interior Updates

Unfortunately this competition isn’t fair. There’s no proper information concerning 2018 Dodge Rebel Interior. As far as we know it is going to stick to the policy of brutal comfort. Not much can be said about 2018 Ford F-150 either. It may look the same as previous generation updated with the latest infotainment system by Ford along with safety features and driver-aids.

Specifications Show a Winner

The big news about upcoming Ford is the addition of a new diesel V6 unit to compete against the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel. It is said that it will be 3.0-liter engine used in Land Rover Td6 models. Dodge is also said to be equipped with PHEV technology. So this truck is expected to run on electric motors and combustion engines.

The productivity of fresh Ford F-150 is still a secret but some sources assume that it will provide about 440 lb-ft of torque. It may come with a 10-speed automatic transmission.

There’s something else about 2018 Dodge Ram Rebel. It boasts about exclusive suspensions and superb handling.

2017-02-14 by Luke Widmeyer