RAM 1500 vs. CHEVORLET SILVERADO

PRICING:

Ram 1500 beats out its competition the Chevy Silverado by almost a thousand in starting price. Ram starts at $27,095 while Silverado starts at $27,785. Fully loaded, the Ram 1500 will be in the $60,000’s. Ram gets you more for your money when compared to a a fully loaded Silverado which can cost up to $70,000. Ram 1500 is ready for your active lifestyle.

INTERIOR & EXTERIOR FEATURES:

Ram 1500 has the nicest and most refined interior in its class compared to the Silverado. The Ram 1500 feels like a luxury vehicle than a pickup truck. Ranging from leather trimmed seats, heated front & rear seats, and even the latest technology, the Ram is loaded with luxurious features that come standard.

Only Ram features RamBox Cargo Management System with cargo box lighting, cargo bed extender and divider, and cargo bed rails with four adjustable tie-down cleats. Choice of cabs ranging from 5 foot 7 inches to 6 foot 4 inches. Wheel to wheel side steps.

POWERTRAINS:

Silverado comes with a standard 285 HP V6 engine, while the Ram 1500’s base V6 boasts 305 horsepower. Ram 1500 is available with multiple engine configurations: 5.7L HEMI V8 Engine, 3.0 Ecodiesel V6 Engine, and a 3.6: Pentastar V6 Engine. The HEMI V8 Engine gets a legendary 395 horsepower.

HANDLING & RIDE:

Ram 1500 offers the smoothest ride quality in its class, available air suspension makes it even better. Ram 1500 can perform on curvy roads, with precise steering and a strong set of brakes.

FUEL EFFICIENCY:

The best gas mileage comes from the Ram’s available 3.01L Ecodiesel V6 Engine, which returns an impressive 27 mpg highway. It’s one of the most fuel- efficient engines in the class. The Ecodiesel V6 engine boasts exceptional torque, reduced CO2 emissions and a Best-In-Class highway driving range of up to 702 miles.

OFF-ROAD PERFORMANCE:

Both Ram 1500 and Silverado can be outfitted for leaving the road, but Ram is the winner here with it’s Rebel off-road model. The Rebel comes with an active four-corner air suspension, which can raise and lower the vehicle. The Rebel also has 33-inch tires and plenty of ground clearance.

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