RAM 1500 vs Toyota Tundra


Ram 1500 Pickup Truck and the Competition

The Ram 1500 is a fan favorite here in Utah, and we here at Layton Hills Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram can see why - because it's great for both work and play, yet luxurious and comfortable for a pickup truck.

While we know the Ram 1500 is an incredible truck to own and drive, we also know it's not the only truck that may catch your eye as you're shopping. Which is why we've researched the Ram and its competition to help you in your shopping experience.

2017 Ram 1500

In 2017, the Ram 1500 comes It comes available in nine different trim levels:

  • The Tradesman
  • The RAM 1500 Express
  • The Big Horn
  • The Rebel
  • The Sport
  • The Night
  • The Laramie
  • The Laramie Longhorn
  • The Limited

Plus, it has a customizable cab that's available in three shapes and sizes:

  1. A four-door full-sized cab
  2. A two-door regular-sized cab
  3. A quad cab with backseat passenger space

Ram 1500 vs. Toyota Tundra

  • While both the Ram 1500 and the Toyota Tundra are similar in engine power with a standard V8 that comes across all trim levels, the Ram truck gets better fuel economy than the Tundra. For example, in a head-to-head comparison of both trucks' base model trims, the Ram gets 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway, compared to 15 mpg in the city and 19 mpg on the highway for the Tundra.
  • The Ram 1500 offers a smoother ride overall than the Toyota Tundra, whether the bed is loaded down with equipment or empty. That's because of Ram's signature spring coil suspension system, unique to Ram trucks. This helps with load levelling and ride control and keeps the Ram 1500 safe and stable on the road.
  • One of the best things about choosing a Ram 1500 over a Toyota Tundra is the color palette. Depending on the trim level you choose, the Ram truck is available in nearly three times the number of paint colors as the Toyota tundra.

Schedule a Test Drive

By submitting your contact information, you consent to be contacted by telephone about purchasing a vehicle or obtaining vehicle financing. Clicking on the Submit button above is your electronic signature.

Show Only


58 Vehicles matching:
  • All Listings

Your Local Ram Dealer in Layton

To see a Ram 1500 in person right here in the Salt Lake City area, stop by our showroom at 1234 North Main Street in Layton, conveniently located near Ogden, Bountiful and Riverdale. We have dozens of trucks to look at on our new inventory lot, and a few more on our pre-owned lot.



  • Monday 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Wednesday 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Thursday 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am-8:00pm
  • Saturday 9:00am-7:00pm
  • Sunday Closed