2019 Ram 1500 vs 2018 Nissan Frontier

When you are in the market for a new vehicle, it can be difficult to figure out which model will offer more of the features and capabilities you are looking for. It can be especially difficult when looking at truck models, because the majority of their differences are under the hood or inside the cabin. That is why comparisons can be so helpful, because they allow you to put two models up side by side to examine the differences in the details. This comparison looks at the base models of the 2019 Ram 1500 vs 2018 Nissan Frontier. While the Nissan Frontier is available at a lower starting price point, the Ram 1500 offers more power, towing capabilities, comfort and convenience features throughout, making it the better option for consumers overall. The Ram 1500 has more space for passengers and more performance capabilities to allow you to tow and haul with ease. Let's take a closer look at some of the key features and differences between these two models!

2019 Ram 1500


2018 Nissan Frontier

3.6-liter V6 Engine 2.5-liter I4
305 Horsepower Horsepower 152 Horsepower
8-Speed Auto with Overdrive and Auto-Manual Transmission 6-Speed Auto with Overdrive
6 Passengers Seating Capacity 4 Passengers

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The 2019 Ram 1500 is spacious and capable. It offers more power under the hood than the Nissan Frontier, and also has more space for passengers. The Ram 1500 seats up to 6 passengers and has a passenger volume of 117 cubic feet. The Nissan Frontier seats 4 passengers and offers just 88 cubic feet of passenger volume. The Ram 1500 has more front head room, hip room, and shoulder room and more rear leg room, hip room, and shoulder room than the Frontier. In addition to its larger engine that produces more horsepower, the Ram 1500 also has a maximum trailer weight of 6,730 pounds on its base trim, as opposed to just 3,500 pounds allowed on the Frontier. The 2019 Ram 1500 has standard features like a compass, USB ports, proximity key, Daytime Running Lights, remote keyless entry, brake assist, and a driver information center. It has available features like parking assist technology, front fog lights, and an engine block heater. None of these listed features are offered in the Nissan Frontier. The 2019 Ram 1500 is available now at Palmen of Racine. Browse our inventory and set up a test drive online today!
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