2018 Ram 1500 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 | Barre, VT

2018 ram 1500 vs chevy silverado 1500

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Are you looking for potent performance and lots of creature comforts in your next pickup truck? With so many options out there, finding the truck that meets your specific needs can be difficult. That's why the product experts at Midstate Ram in Barre, VT have put together this detailed comparison of the 2018 Ram 1500 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500.

For the purposes of this comparison, we'll look at the 2018 Ram 1500 Tradesman with a regular cab and 6-ft. 4-in. box, starting at $27,095 MSRP, and the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Work Truck with a regular cab and short box, starting at $29,695 MSRP.

If you already know the new 2018 Ram 1500 has the power and utility you want in your next pickup truck, browse our new inventory to see the Ram 1500 models we have available at our Ram dealership in Barre, VT. Don't forget to also visit our incentives page to see if you qualify for fantastic savings on your next Ram truck.

2018 Ram 1500 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500: Engine & Performance Specs

If you're looking for amazing capability out of your next pickup truck, the 3.6L engine of the new Ram 1500 provides 20 more horsepower than the 4.3L engine of the new Silverado 1500. The Ram 1500 also delivers a better fuel economy rating. Key engine and performance specs are as follows:

2018 Ram 1500

Pickup Truck

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

3.6L Pentastar® V6

Engine

4.3L V6

305 HP

Horsepower

285 HP

8-speed automatic

Transmission

6-speed automatic

4x2 (standard); 4x4 (optional)

Drivetrain

4x2 (standard); 4x4 (optional)

9,160 lbs.

Max. Towing Capacity

8,900 lbs.

1,500 lbs.

Max. Payload Capacity

1,960 lbs.

17/25 MPG

Fuel Economy (city/highway)

16/23 MPG

2018 Ram 1500 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500: Interior & Exterior

2018 ram 1500 vs chevy silverado interior

While both the 2018 Ram 1500 and 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 provide seating for up to three passengers and numerous comfort features, our experts believe you'll appreciate the well-appointed cabin of the 2018 Ram 1500 more. Check out interior and exterior features of the new Ram 1500 below.

2018 Ram 1500 Interior & Exterior Features:

  • Heavy-duty vinyl 40/20/40 split-bench seating
  • Behind-the-seat storage
  • Black vinyl floor covering
  • Air conditioning
  • Auto-dimming rear view mirror with display
  • 17-in. painted steel wheels with all-season tires
  • Automatic halogen quad headlamps
  • Incandescent tail lamps

2018 Ram 1500 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500: Safety & Technology

While the new 2018 Silverado 1500 provides adequate safety and technology features, our experts believe you'll appreciate all of the advanced safety systems and innovative tech features you'll find in the new 2018 Ram 1500even more. View safety and technology features of the Ram 1500 below.

2018 Ram 1500 Safety & Technology Features:

  • ParkView® rear back up camera
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Sentry Key® Theft Deterrent System
  • Advanced Multistage Front Airbags
  • Radio 3.0 six-speaker sound system
  • Media hub
  • Audio jack input for mobile devices
  • Remote USB port

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Now that you've seen the unparalleled capability of the new 2018 Ram 1500, schedule a test drive at our Ram dealership in Barre, VT to try it for yourself. If you have any questions, reach out to the Midstate Ram team through our contact form or by calling (802) 505-6331.

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