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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited vs. 2023 GMC Sierra 2500 Review

Picture of the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited

2022 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500 Limited

MSRP*: $30,400 to $58,500
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Picture of the 2023 GMC Sierra 2500

2023 GMC
Sierra 2500

MSRP*: $42,200 to $73,300
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MPG - City 13 - 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 17 - 22 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 2 - 6 seats 3 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 62.9 - 89.1 ft3 69.5 - 83.5 ft3
Engine
  • 310-hp, 2.7-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 355-hp, 5.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 420-hp, 6.2-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 445-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T, 6-Speed A/T, 8-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 310 - 355 hp 401 hp
Towing Capacity 8,900 - 13,300 lbs 14,500 - 18,500 lbs
Exterior Length 229.5 - 241.2 in 235.5 - 266.1 in
Exterior Width 81.1 - 81.2 in 81.8 - 81.9 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Head Room Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in
Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the GMC Sierra 2500. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited and the GMC Sierra 2500.

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 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited is a better financial choice over the GMC Sierra 2500, when considering MSRP.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited is about the same width as the GMC Sierra 2500. If you go with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Sierra 2500.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 2500, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 2500 is clearly the choice over the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited is clearly outclassed by the GMC Sierra 2500.

Powertrain
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited offers much less torque than the GMC Sierra 2500, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited offers a little more seating capacity than the GMC Sierra 2500, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited has a little less cargo capacity than the GMC Sierra 2500 for hauling material.