2011 Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
vs. 2011 Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition

2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat

8.4

starting from

$42,170

Reasons to buy the Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat

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Bigger towing weight
5930 lb
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Good cargo space
77.0 ft3
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Quite powerful
385 HP @ 5,500 RPM
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OK ground clearance for rough terrain
8.1"
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition

7.4

starting from

$58,415

Reasons to buy the Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition

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Turbocharged engine improves performance
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Better drivetrain traction
four-wheel drive
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Spacious back seats
69.4 ft3
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Tighter turning radius
46.9 ft
Cost 10.0 vs 6.8
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat Winner: F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
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  • The best price we've seen is $16,245 cheaper (around 30% less), $42,170 vs $58,415
Luxury Features 9.6 vs 10.0
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Winner: 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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  • Leather-appointed interiors are available on both; but it comes standard with the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
Crash Test Ratings 5.5 vs 5.5
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Road Tests - vs -
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Safety Features 10.0 vs -
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  • Both have a good number of airbags for safety but the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat is particularly good (including Rear Side)
  • Both come standard with ABS brakes
Performance 10.0 vs -
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Practicality 10.0 vs -
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  • Both have a rear seat that folds down for extra storage space
Entertainment System 10.0 vs -
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  • CD player comes standard
Overall 8.4 vs 7.4

Cost

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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MSRP $42,170 vs $58,415 The F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat has a reasonable price, while the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition is very expensive
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In-city gas mileage Unknown vs Unknown
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basic warranty miles 36,000 mile vs 36,000 mile Average basic warranty
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basic warranty years 3 year vs 3 year Average lasting basic warranty

Luxury Features

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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moon roof Not Available vs Not Available Neither offers a sun roof
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power seats Standard vs Standard Both have power seats
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keyless entry Standard vs Standard Both have keyless entry
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leather Optional vs Standard Leather-appointed interiors are available on both; but it comes standard with the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition

Crash Test Ratings

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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Rollover resistance Unknown vs Unknown
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Front driver crash test Unknown vs Unknown
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Driver side crash test Unknown vs Unknown

Road Tests

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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0-60 mph 6.7 seconds vs Unknown
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Braking distance at 60mph Unknown vs Unknown
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1/4 mile 15.3 s @ 93 mph vs Unknown
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Lateral acceleration 0.7 g vs Unknown
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Top speed 98 mph vs Unknown

Safety Features

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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antilock brakes Standard vs Standard Both come standard with ABS brakes
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Stability control system No vs Unknown
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Airbags 6 vs 5 Both have a good number of airbags for safety but the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat is particularly good (including Rear Side)
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Rear brakes Disc vs Disc Both have the usual brakes for this class of vehicle
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child door locks Standard vs Not Available Keep kids safe in the rear seat with standard child door locks on the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat; optional upgrade on the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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Roadside assistance system Crew Chief vs Uconnect

Performance

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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Horsepower 385 HP @ 5,500 RPM vs 350 HP @ 3,000 RPM The F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat is fairly powerful, but the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition is not far behind
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Number of gears 6 vs 6 Average number of gears
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Transmission Semi-automatic transmission vs Automatic transmission The F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat's semi-automatic transmission is rare for this class of vehicle
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paddle shifters Not Available vs Unknown
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Air compressor None vs Turbocharger The 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition's Turbocharger lets it maximize power output, quite rare for this class of vehicle
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Power-to-weight ratio 17.5 lb/hp vs 21.5 lb/hp The F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat is a sporty car, while the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition is just average
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Drivetrain type two-wheel drive vs four-wheel drive The 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition will handle off-road driving and poor weather much better than the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
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Curb-to-curb turning radius 54.1 ft vs 46.9 ft The 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition can make tight turns, and the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat is comparable to most other vehicles

Practicality

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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Passengers 6 vs 5 Average number of seats
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Cargo space 77.0 ft3 vs 9.5 ft3 The F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat has lots of cargo room, but the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition has very little
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front seats 65.8 ft3 vs 64.2 ft3 Both average size front seats
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Base payload capacity 5930 lb vs 2980 lb The F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat can carry more weight than the average vehicle, but the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition is quite limited
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folding rear seats Standard vs Standard Both have a rear seat that folds down for extra storage space
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power outlets Standard vs Standard Both have power outlets
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navigation system Optional vs Standard The 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition's standard navigation system will ensure you never get lost again; optional upgrade required on the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
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Cupholders 5 vs Unknown
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front air conditioning Standard vs Standard A/C for hot summer days comes standard

Entertainment System

Ford
F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition Ram
3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition
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Number of speakers 8 vs Unknown
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Has speed sensitive volume No vs Unknown
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CD player Standard vs Standard CD player comes standard
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premium radio Standard vs Not Available Have your pick of music from around the world with the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat's satellite radio
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Has auxiliary audio input Yes vs Unknown
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Has subwoofer Yes vs Unknown
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entertainment system Not Available vs Standard If you want to keep the kids occupied with an entertainment system, it comes standard in the 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition; no amount of money can buy it on the F350 Super Duty Super Cab Lariat

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2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition 2011 Ford F350 Super Duty Crew Cab XL 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition vs F350 Super Duty Crew Cab XL
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition 2011 Ford F250 Super Duty Crew Cab King Ranch 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition vs F250 Super Duty Crew Cab King Ranch
2011 Ram 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition 2011 Ram 3500 Crew Cab SLT 3500 Mega Cab Laramie Longhorn Edition vs 3500 Crew Cab SLT
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