2020 Ford F-150 Specs, Features, Trims, Engines

Looking for a powerful pickup truck that can handle any task you throw at it? Because there are so many light duty trucks to consider, let the W-K Ford team assist you. We've put together a comparison of two popular models: the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2021 Ram 1500. Learn more about their similarities and differences with the following research compiled by our team. Have questions? Reach out to W-K Ford in Boonville, MO, online or call (660) 882-5566. If the Ford F-150 is already your choice, check out the new vehicle inventory to see which models we have in stock. You can also browse current incentives to find a great deal.

In this comparison, we'll be taking a look at the 2020 Ford F-150 Platinum, starting at $55,520 MSRP, and the 2021 Ram 1500 Limited Longhorn, starting at $52,180 MSRP.

2020 Ford F-150 vs. 2021 Ram 1500
Performance Specs & Engine Options

When it comes to getting the job done, you need a pickup truck that's able to withstand the toughest conditions. The 2020 Ford F-150 and 2021 Ram 1500 are up to the challenge, both offering an impressive powertrain to boost your work day. Although both vehicles can handle rugged conditions, the 2020 Ford F-150 has the engine that goes the extra mile. View key performance specifications for both trucks below.

Pickup Truck

Performance Specifications

2020 Ford F-150

  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8 engine
    • 395 HP
    • 400 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 4x2 or 4x4
  • Electronic ten-speed automatic transmission
  • Trailer Sway Control

2021 Ram 1500

  • 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine
    • 305 HP
    • 269 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 4x2 or 4x4
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission

2020 Ford F-150 vs. 2021 Ram 1500
Interior & Exterior Design

Having a functional, stylish, and comfortable truck is essential when considering a future vehicle. Luckily, the Ford F-150 and Ram 1500 have just the features you're looking for. However, many of these interior and exterior features are only available as upgrades on the 2021 Ram 1500, while most are standard on the 2020 Ford F-150. See the following list for the interior and exterior features you can expect on the Ford F-150.

  • LED box lighting
  • BoxLink™ cargo management system
  • LED mirror-mounted spotlights
  • LED fog lamps
  • Front heated and ventilated seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Unique genuine wood interior trim accents
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
2020 Ford F-150 Interior
2020 Ford F-150 Safety & Technology

2020 Ford F-150 vs. 2021 Ram 1500
Safety & Technology Features

Like the interior and exterior design category, the 2021 Ram 1500 also offers a host of technology and safety features at an additional cost. When you select the 2020 Ford F-150, you'll receive many standard innovative features. Some of these features include:

  • Rear view camera with dynamic hitch assist
  • BLIS® (blind spot information system) with trailer coverage
  • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
  • Universal garage door opener
  • 8-in. productivity screen
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • B&O™ sound system by Bang & Olufsen
  • SYNC® 3 infotainment system
  • FordPass Connect™ with Wi-Fi® hotspot

New Ford F-150 for Sale in Boonville, MO

Have you decided the 2021 Ford F-150 is right for you? Then visit W-K Ford in Boonville, MO, to experience the Ford F-150 for yourself. If you have any questions, please contact our product specialists by calling (660) 882-5566.

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Ram 1500 | Boonville, MO

If you're looking for a new half-ton pickup truck, two competitors rise above the competition: the 2018 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Ram 1500. While both these hardworking trucks have been providing incredible performance, capability, and convenience for decades, only one was voted Motor Trend "2018 Truck of the Year." To help you learn more about all the ways the 2018 F-150 outclasses the 2018 Ram 1500, the product experts at W-K Ford in Boonville, MO have compared these two trucks head-to-head in the following page.

For the sake of comparison, we will be taking a look at the 2018 Ford F-150 Lariat, starting at $41,015 MSRP and the 2018 Ram Laramie starting at $40,145 MSRP.

An F-150 driving next to a Ram 1500

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Ram 1500: Engine Specs

While the 2018 Ram 1500 comes equipped with a dynamic 3.6L V6 engine, it simply cannot hold a candle to the advanced 2.7L EcoBoost® twin-turbocharged V6 engine found standard on 2018 Ford F-150 Lariat trucks. Not only does the Ford F-150 produce significantly more horsepower and torque than the Ram 1500, it also gets substantially better fuel efficiency. Learn more about what you can find under the hood of each truck in the table below.

2018 Ford F-150 Lariat


2018 Ram 1500 Laramie

2.7L Twin-Turbocharged EcoBoost® V6


3.6L Pentastar® V6

325 HP


305 HP

400 lb.-ft.


269 lb.-ft.

20 MPG City / 26 MPG Highway

Fuel Efficiency*

17 MPG City / 25 MPG Highway

*When properly equipped

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Ram 1500: Capability

When searching for the right truck, our team knows capability is king. Whether you're towing a boat on your yearly fishing trip, or if you're headed to the jobsite with a load of material, you need to know your truck is up to the task-no matter the size. While the 2018 Ram 1500 provides adequate towing and hauling capacity, the 2018 Ford F-150 goes above and beyond the call of duty. Take a look at the following table to learn more about how the Ford F-150 redefines capability.

2018 Ford F-150 Lariat


2018 Ram 1500 Laramie

8,500 lbs.

Max. Towing Capacity*

7,600 lbs.

2,470 lbs.

Max. Payload Capacity*

1,880 lbs.

*When properly equipped

Interiors of the 2018 Ford F-150 Raptor and Ram 1500

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Ram 1500: Interior Features

Recently, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety took a closer look at our driving habits, and their study uncovered some surprising information. According to them, the average American spends nearly 300 hours behind the wheel every year. When you spend that much time behind the wheel of your truck, it's important to know you'll stay connected and comfortable mile after mile. Both the 2018 Ford F-150 Lariat and 2018 Ram 1500 Laramie offer leather upholstery, heated and ventilated front seats, and advanced infotainment systems. However, our experts prefer the equipment found on the new Ford F-150 to the Ram 1500 due to their intuitive design and cutting-edge technology.

Ford F-150 Features Include:

  • SYNC® 3 infotainment interface
  • Available B&O PLAY® premium audio system
  • 8-in. touchscreen display
  • Ambient interior lighting
  • Optional adaptive cruise control

Test Drive a 2018 Ford F-150 in Boonville, MO Today!

Are you ready to experience the incredible capability and impressive power of the 2018 Ford F-150? Schedule a test drive a W-K Ford in Boonville, MO today! Find your favorite model in our new model inventory, and then schedule a test drive online. If you have any questions, give our team a call at (660) 882-5566.