2 sport trucks, head to head
The 2012 Dodge Ram 1500 R/T and the Ford F-150 SVT Raptor SuperCab are staunch competitors in the sporty truck segment. Both have V8 engines with horsepower coming in around the 400 mark, but only one has 4WD and seats 5: the 2012 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor.
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2012 Ram 1500 pictures
2012 Ford F-150 pictures
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Engines & Power

1500 R/T 4X2

F-150 SVT Raptor SuperCab 5.5-ft. Bed 4X4

F-150 XL 6.5-ft. Bed 4X2

Standard Engine 5.7L 390 hp V8 6.2L 411 hp V8 3.7L 302 hp V6
Horsepower 390 @ 5600 RPM 411 @ 5500 RPM 302 @ 6500 RPM
Torque (lb-ft) 407 @ 4000 RPM 434 @ 4500 RPM 278 @ 4000 RPM
Valves/Valve Configuration 16/OHV 16/SOHC 24/DOHC
Displacement (cc) 5654 6224 3731
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.92 X 3.58 4.01 X 3.74 3.76 X 3.45
Compression Ratio 10.5:1 9.8:1 10.5:1
Fuel Type/System Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/SEFI Gasoline/SEFI
Turbocharger No No No
Supercharger No No No

Transmissions

1500 R/T 4X2

F-150 SVT Raptor SuperCab 5.5-ft. Bed 4X4

F-150 XL 6.5-ft. Bed 4X2

Standard Transmission 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive 6-Speed Automatic Overdrive

Payload & Towing

1500 R/T 4X2

F-150 SVT Raptor SuperCab 5.5-ft. Bed 4X4

F-150 XL 6.5-ft. Bed 4X2

Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 63.00 114.80 64.80
Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) No data No data No data
Standard Towing (lb.) 5050 6000 5500
Max Towing (lb.) 5050 6000 5500
Standard Payload (lb.) 1412 920 1710
Max Payload (lb.) 1412 920 1710
Standard GVWR (lb.) 6200 7000 6450
Max GVWR (lb.) 6200 7000 6650

Braking & Traction

1500 R/T 4X2

F-150 SVT Raptor SuperCab 5.5-ft. Bed 4X4

F-150 XL 6.5-ft. Bed 4X2

4 Wheel Drive/All Wheel Drive N/A Std. N/A
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. Std. Std.
Automatic Load-Leveling N/A N/A N/A
Electronic Brake Assistance Std. Std. Std.
Limited Slip Differential or Axle Std. Std. Opt.
Locking Differential N/A Std. Opt.
Traction Control Std. Std. Std.
Vehicle Stability Control System Std. Std. Std.
Next Steps

1500 R/T 4X2

F-150 SVT Raptor SuperCab 5.5-ft. Bed 4X4

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