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2021 RAM 1500

  • 3.6L V6
  • 2,300 pounds
  • 12,750 pounds
  • 19 mpg
  • 24 mpg

2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

  • 4.3L V6
  • 2,280 pounds
  • 13,300 pounds
  • 19 mpg
  • 22 mpg

2021 RAM 1500 vs. 2021 Silverado 1500

Are you searching for a full-size pickup truck? Chances are you don’t want just any pickup; you want a model that can handle the toughest jobs while keeping you comfortable as you cruise around Anniston. You might be wondering how the 2021 RAM 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 1500 compare. Although the Chevy Silverado 1500 is one of its main rivals, the new RAM 1500 pulls ahead in a few categories. Compare the two below to learn more about both models’ specs and features!

RAM 1500 vs. Silverado 1500: Performance Specs

Both the RAM 1500 and Silverado 1500 possess plenty of power under their hoods. Although the Silverado can tow a bit more, the RAM 1500 delivers more horsepower and earns higher mpg ratings:

RAM 1500:

  • Standard V6 engine generates 305 hp
  • Maximum towing capacity is 12,750 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity is 2,300 pounds

Silverado 1500:

  • Standard V6 engine generates 285 hp
  • Maximum towing capacity is 13,300 pounds
  • Maximum payload capacity is 2,280 pounds

The RAM 1500 delivers a highway mpg rating that’s superior to the Chevrolet Silverado 1500’s. It earns up to 19 mpg in the city and 24 mpg on the highway. The base-level Silverado matches that 19 city mpg, but falls short on the highway with 22 mpg. What’s more, you can choose the RAM 1500 EcoDiesel for even better fuel economy.

RAM 1500 vs. Silverado 1500: Cargo Management Systems

Cargo hauling is similar for both the RAM 1500 and Silverado 1500. However, when it comes to cargo management, the RAM 1500 delivers a handful of efficient features you simply can’t get on the Silverado, such as:

  • RAMBox® Cargo Management System: With this class-exclusive feature, you’ll have two lockable and waterproof storage bins to store tools and equipment. RAMBox® also includes drain plugs for ice to keep your beverages cool.
  • Multifunction Tailgate: The tailgate includes two doors that open 88°, giving you quick cargo access.
  • In-Floor Storage: The in-floor storage bins provide additional storage space that’s sure to come in handy on the job or during your daily errands.

RAM 1500 vs. Silverado 1500: Features

There are comfort features and technologies aplenty inside both the RAM 1500 and Silverado 1500. When you compare the two more closely, however, you’ll notice that only the RAM 1500 offers the following:

  • Available 12-Inch Touchscreen: The RAM 1500’s optional 12-inch touchscreen infotainment system is best-in-class. It includes pinch-and-zoom technology to make navigating the streets of Anniston easier.
  • Available Harman Kardon® Premium Audio System: Enjoy concert-quality audio, courtesy of a 19-speaker, 900-watt audio system from Harman Kardon®.
  • Standard Two 12-Volt DC Power Outlets: The RAM 1500 includes two 12-volt DC power outlets, as opposed to just one in the Silverado 1500.

Test Drive a RAM 1500 for Sale at Team One Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Of Gadsden

When you compare the RAM 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 1500, it’s easy to see that the RAM 1500 isn’t just a workhorse. It’s ideal for work, errands, weekend adventures, and so much more! Ready to get behind the wheel of a new RAM 1500 for sale? Contact us online to learn more about this incredible RAM pickup truck, or give us a call at 256-456-9277 to schedule a test drive! Also, take a moment to browse our new vehicle specials for great offers on new models from RAM.

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