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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited vs. 2022 RAM 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 2022 RAM 2500

2022 RAM
2500

MSRP*: $42,775 to $75,355
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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 2 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 62.9 - 89.1 ft3 57.5 - 74.7 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)
  • 410-hp, 6.4-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission 10-Speed A/T, 8-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T, 8-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 310 - 355 hp 410 hp
Towing Capacity 8,900 - 13,300 lbs 10,520 - 15,220 lbs
Exterior Length 229.5 - 241.2 in 232.0 - 260.8 in
Exterior Width 81.1 - 81.2 in 79.1 - 79.5 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Front 40.9 in
Rear 40.2 - 43.1 in
Head Room Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in
Front 39.8 - 40.9 in
Rear 39.8 - 40.3 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
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited than the RAM 2500. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the RAM 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 RAM 2500, when considering MSRP.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited is much wider than the RAM 2500, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. 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 RAM 2500.

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

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the RAM 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 RAM 2500.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the RAM 2500.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Limited offers a little more seating capacity than the RAM 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 RAM 2500 for hauling material.