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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2022 GMC Sierra 2500 Review

Picture of the 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2022 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

MSRP*: $37,700 to $65,700
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Picture of the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500

2022 GMC
Sierra 2500

MSRP*: $37,200 to $66,700
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MPG - City Info not available Info not available
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 seats 3 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 83.5 ft3 69.5 - 83.5 ft3
Engine V-8 445-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission Auto Manual 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 445 hp 401 hp
Towing Capacity 20,000 lbs 14,500 - 18,500 lbs
Exterior Length 235.5 - 266.0 in 235.5 - 266.1 in
Exterior Width 96.6 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
Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the GMC Sierra 2500 than in the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Sierra 2500.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the GMC Sierra 2500, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is slightly shorter than the GMC Sierra 2500, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 2500, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the GMC Sierra 2500, due to its slightly better towing capacity. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a little more horsepower than the GMC Sierra 2500.

Powertrain
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD 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 3500HD 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. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of lumber or gardening supplies into the bed of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD as you will with the GMC Sierra 2500.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD over that of the GMC Sierra 2500.