Compare The Ram 1500 Versus Chevrolet Silverado 1500

When you're on the hunt for a capable, powerful pickup truck, you want to make sure you drive home the best. A truck is a vital tool for any job, and the right kind of truck can make all the difference. If you're looking for a pickup truck, you can't beat the 2019 Ram 1500. Fully redesigned for the new year, the Ram 1500 is better than ever. Although it faces some competition from the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado, the Ram 1500 is easily the superior choice. Here are just a few reasons why the Ram 1500 is the better pick:

  • The 2019 Ram 1500 comes with a standard 3.6-liter V6 engine, which gives you 305 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque to work with. The standard engine in the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado is a 4.3-liter V6, which only gives you 285 horsepower. Ram gives you extra power right from the start.
  • The 2019 Ram 1500 has a standard eight-speed automatic transmission. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado has a standard six-speed automatic transmission.
  • The most important part of a pickup truck is its carrying capabilities, and Ram does not disappoint. When properly equipped, the 2019 Ram 1500 can tow up to 12,750 pounds. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado can only tow up to 12,500 pounds.
  • The 2019 Ram 1500 has a maximum payload rating of 2,300 pounds. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado has a maximum payload rating of 2,150. The 2019 Ram 1500 is more capable of getting the toughest jobs done.
  • The 2019 Ram 1500 backs up its powerful engine options with capable brakes. It has 14.9-inch front brake rotors, and 14.8-inch rear brake rotors. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado has 13-inch front brake rotors and 13.6-inch brake rotors.
  • The 2019 Ram 1500 has standard push-button start. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado doesn't offer push-button start at all.
  • Ram offers the available Rambox cargo management system on the 2019 Ram 1500, which gives you an extra spot to stow your gear. It gives your truck wider side rails, which can fold up to give you another storage spot. The RamBox is lockable and fully drainable. The RamBox is only offered on Ram trucks; Chevrolet drivers are out of luck.
  • In addition to the bed, the 2019 Ram 1500 has in-floor storage. There's no shortage of carrying space in the Ram 1500. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado does not have in-floor storage space.
  • The most fuel-efficient configuration of the 2019 Ram 1500 gets an EPA-estimated 20/25/22 city/highway/combined mpg. The most fuel-efficient configuration of the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado gets an EPA-estimated 20/23/21 city/highway/combined mpg. The 2019 Ram 1500 also has a 26-gallon gas tank, which is larger than the gas tank on the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado. The 2019 Ram 1500 lets you spend more time on the job, and less time refueling.
  • The 2019 Ram 1500 gives a comfortable drive with its standard four-wheel coil spring suspension. The available active level four-corner air suspension makes the ride even more comfortable. There is no available active level four-corner air suspension on the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado.

Come See for Yourself

The Chevrolet Silverado is certainly decent, but the 2019 Ram 1500 is one of the best trucks around. Nobody does trucks like Ram does; everyone else has to settle for second-best. If you're interested in what else makes the Ram 1500 so good, come visit us here in Fairfield, CT, to experience the Ram difference for yourself. We're proud to carry the 2019 Ram 1500 here at Scap Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, as well as many more Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram models. We can't wait to help you find yours.

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