2018 Ram 1500 VS 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500


 2018 Ram 15002018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Engine (base)3.6L Pentastar V64.3L V6
Horsepower (base)305285
EPA-estimated MPG (base)17 city 25 highway18 city 24 highway
Towing (Max, when properly equipped)10,620 lbs. 12,500lbs.
Payload (Max, when properly equipped)1880 lbs.2,250 lbs.
Price (base)$27,295$28,300

Comparison Overview

If you’re in the market for a new truck, look no further than Boerne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. Today we’ll be looking at some of the advantages and disadvantages of the new 2018 Ram 1500 and the 2018 Silverado 1500. At the base trim, the Ram 1500 comes with a 3.6L Pentastar V6 engine that delivers 305 horsepower. That’s a full 20 more horsepower than the Silverado’s base V6 engine! Most people would think that the extra power would cost more, but the Ram 1500 has a starting price that is over one thousand dollars less than the Silverado 1500. Once you also realize that these pickups have comparable gas mileage, you can see why we think the Ram 1500 comes out ahead.

Comparison Interior

Let’s take a look inside the cabins of the 2018 Ram 1500 and the Silverado 1500. The 1500 has practical in-floor storage on the crew cab model as well as the leading Uconnect entertainment and navigation system. Connect your compatible smartphone and turn your pickup into a mobile office as well as an asset on the jobsite. Available heated and ventilated leather seats make every ride incredibly comfortable. The Ram also has a fold flat loading floor and 60/40 split folding rear seats that maximize your cargo storage. These versatile interior features give the Ram 1500 the edge.

Comparison Exterior

In the exterior capabilities category, the 2018 Silverado 1500 takes the prize. When properly equipped it has a maximum towing ability of 12,500 lbs compared to only 10,620 for the Ram 1500. Silverado also comes out ahead in payload ability, with a maximum of 2,250 lbs. Note that upgrading Silverado’s towing and payload abilities can be pricey, so make sure you have an estimate of how much you tow regularly before you buy.

2018 Ram 1500 Packages

If the 2018 Ram 1500 is the right truck for you, the next step is to choose one of the bold package trims. Elevate your next truck with the 1500 Tradesman, Ram 1500 Express, Big Horn, Rebel, Sport, Night, Laramie, Laramie Longhorn, or Limited trims. The Ram 1500 also has an adjustable body style, with many distinct options. Select a 5’7, 6’4, or 8 foot box with a regular, quad, or crew cab.

Boerne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

Boerne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram is San Antonio’s home for quality used and new vehicles. If you’re ready for your next truck, make your next stop Boerne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. We have sizeable dealer inventory and we can create a financing plan for any credit situation. People from all over, including Bandera, New Braunfels, and Kerrville found their next car, truck, and SUV at Boerne Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram. Step into your new 2018 Ram 1500 today, starting at only $27,295.

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    30300 IH 10 W
    Boerne, TX, 78006 United States
    (830) 312-4815
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