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2015 RAM Cargo vs. 2014 GMC Savana 1500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the RAM Cargo and the GMC Savana 1500.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the RAM Cargo as you will with the GMC Savana 1500, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Clearly, the RAM Cargo is a better financial choice over the GMC Savana 1500, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the RAM Cargo and the GMC Savana 1500 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The RAM Cargo is about the same width as the GMC Savana 1500. If you go with the RAM Cargo, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Savana 1500.

Drivetrain
The RAM Cargo has much lower torque than the GMC Savana 1500, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The RAM Cargo has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Savana 1500, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Savana 1500 is clearly the choice over the RAM Cargo for pulling heavy loads. The RAM Cargo has a little less horsepower than the GMC Savana 1500.

Utility
The RAM Cargo offers greater seating capacity than the GMC Savana 1500, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The RAM Cargo has significantly less cargo capacity than the GMC Savana 1500.

Warranty
The RAM Cargo comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Savana 1500.

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2015 RAM
Cargo

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MSRP*: $22,500

2014 GMC
Savana 1500

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MSRP*: $27,710 - $35,345
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Low APR Loan: -- As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 18 13 - 15
Highway MPG: 26 17 - 20
Engine(s): V-6 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 2 - 2 1 - 8
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $21,745 $25,770 - $32,871

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