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Old 08-05-2013, 07:52 AM
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Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Houston, Texas
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Vehicle: 2013 Ram 1500
Trim Level: Laramie Longhorn 4x4
Color: White
Engine: 2009-20?? 345ci (5.7L) Hemi V8 390hp 407lb/ft
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I posted a quick review of my dad's 2013 F150 Platinum Ecoboost awhile back. In a nutshell I found the Ecoboost felt much stronger down low than my 5/6 speed Hemi with 3.55's but the interior of the 1500 vastly superior. I don't mean this as a knock to the F150, especially since I've had nothing but good luck with my own F150 (even with its pathetic 248 horsepower 4.6L V8). But unless I were in a stoplight drag race I'd choose my 1500 again.

For the (short) time I had it I didn't notice just phenomenal fuel economy, but in fairness I was more interested in playing with the Ecoboost's impressive low end torque b
2013 Laramie Longhorn 4x4
6 speed (although the 65RFE is really a 5 speed), 3.55, air suspension, anti-spin, 20" Goodyear Wrangler SRA tires (aka crap), sunroof, Bakflip Fibermax & BakBox, bed extender, 8.4AN, black/cattle tan interior

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