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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$58,385
Invoice
$55,174
Average Price Paid
$54,425
443 listings nationwide

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2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab
MSRP
$43,240
Invoice
$40,359
Average Price Paid
$39,629
56 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$55,646
Good Price
$53,173
Great Price
$51,759
2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab
Fair Price
$40,767
Good Price
$38,597
Great Price
$37,356

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$72,845
8 listings nationwide

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2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$47,356

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD
William Maley Preview:

Truck manufacturers don’t tend to do a ground-up redesign of their heavy-duty trucks unless it is absolutely needed. Such was the case for the Ford F-250 Super Duty, which just underwe...

2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab
George Kennedy Preview:

When drivers need more power and capability than a typical light-duty truck will offer, the Ram 2500 is the heavy-duty workhorse that lives up to its name. For 2018 Ram buyers get more...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD
writes:
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD High Country Crew Cab 4WD better.
"Silverado diesel is far and above for power and quality ... drove the f250 and the 2500 diesels.... bought the silverado.."
2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab
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Specs

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD
2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X2
4X2
4X2
4X2
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume 34 gal 31 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Biodiesel
Diesel
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
385 hp @ 5,750 RPM
450 hp @ 2,800 RPM
350 hp @ 2,800 RPM
350 hp @ 2,800 RPM
410 hp @ 5,600 RPM
383 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
430 lb-ft @ 3,800 RPM
935 lb-ft @ 1,800 RPM
660 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
660 lb-ft @ 1,400 RPM
429 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
400 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
16.2:1
16.2:1
16.2:1
10:1
10.5:1
Displacement
6,200 cc
6,700 cc
6,700 cc
6,700 cc
6,400 cc
5,700 cc
Bore x Stroke
4.02 in x 3.74 in
3.9 in x 4.25 in
4.21 in x 4.88 in
4.21 in x 4.88 in
4.09 in x 3.72 in
3.92 in x 3.58 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 43.9 in 41 in
Back Legroom 43.6 in 40.3 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 3,470 lbs 2,690 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 12,500 lbs 11,520 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 15,000 lbs 17,450 lbs
Exterior
Length 250 in 237.4 in
Width 80 in 79.1 in
Height 81.5 in 73.7 in
Wheelbase 159.8 in 149.5 in
Bed Length 81.9 in 76.3 in

Available Options

2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty
King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Jeans Metallic
  • Magma Red Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • Stone Gray Metallic
  • White Gold Metallic
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Tough Bed Spray-In Bed Liner
  • Engine: 6.7L 4V OHV Power Stroke V8 Turbo Diesel B20
  • 6" Angular Chrome Extended Running Boards
  • Power-Deployable Running Boards
  • Quad-Beam LED Headlamps and LED Taillamps
  • Chrome Package
  • King Ranch Ultimate Package
  • Tow Technology Bundle
  • 5th Wheel/Gooseneck Hitch Prep Package
  • High Capacity Trailer Tow Package
  • Adaptive Cruise Control and Collision Warning
  • Blind-Spot Information System (BLIS)
  • Ford Telematics Powered by Telogis
  • Ultimate Trailer Tow Camera System
  • Adaptive Steering
  • Twin-Panel Power Moonroof
  • Individual Trailer TPMS
  • Wheels: 20" Bright Machined Cast Aluminum
  • Wheels: 20" Chrome PVD Aluminum
  • Wheels: 20" Chrome PVD Aluminum with Diesel
2018 Ram 2500
Big Horn Crew Cab

Exterior Colors

  • Black Clearcoat
  • Black Forest Green Pearlcoat
  • Blue Streak Pearlcoat
  • Bright Green
  • Bright Red
  • Bright Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Brilliant Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Case IH Red
  • Construction Yellow
  • Delmonico Red Pearlcoat
  • Detonator Yellow Clearcoat
  • Flame Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Hills Green
  • Light Cream
  • Light Green
  • Maximum Steel Metallic Clearcoat
  • Midnight Blue Pearlcoat
  • National Safety Yellow
  • New Holland Blue
  • Omaha Orange
  • Power Tan
  • RV Match Walnut Brown Metallic Clearcoat
  • Robin Egg Blue
  • School Bus Yellow
  • Timberline Green Pearlcoat
  • Tree Green
  • True Blue Pearlcoat
  • Yellow

Option Packages

  • RamBox Cargo Management System
  • Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • Auto-Level Rear Air Suspension
  • Engine: 6.4L Heavy-Duty V8 Hemi with MDS
  • Engine: 6.7L I6 Cummins Turbo Diesel
  • Body-Color Running Boards
  • Chrome Tubular Side Steps
  • Wheel-To-Wheel Side Steps
  • Radio: Uconnect 4C Nav with 8.4" Display
  • Radio: Uconnect 4C with 8.4" Display
  • Harvest Edition
  • Luxury Group
  • Sport Appearance Group
  • Quick-Order Package 22Z Big Horn
  • Quick-Order Package 26Z Big Horn
  • Quick-Order Package 2EZ Big Horn
  • Quick-Order Package 2FZ Big Horn
  • Power Sunroof
  • Mopar 20K Direct Mount Fifth-Wheel Hitch
  • Wheels: 20" x 8.0" Painted Aluminum with Chrome Inserts

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