2019 RAM 1500 vs. 2019 Chevy Silverado

Amongst the crowded full-size truck market, two models stand out: the 2019 RAM 1500 and the 2019 Chevy Silverado. From hefty power and capability to cutting-edge tech features, these trucks provide the specs and features you want - but which is best for your specific needs? To help you make that decision, our Sunnyside Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram team put together a 2019 RAM 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado comparison guide.

Look through our guide to see how the RAM 1500 stacks up against the competition, then head to our RAM 1500 trims page to learn more. If you find a model that suits you, browse through our McHenry, IL, inventory to match your choice with our selection, then call us at (815) 385-7220 for your next steps.

Engine Options

Choose between a large variety of engines on the RAM 1500 or the Silverado 1500. From the powerfully efficient I4 and V6 engines to the V8 torque monsters, you're sure to find the right displacement for you driving duties. Engines for each model, along with their key specs, can be found below:

2019 RAM 1500 Engines

  • 3.6L V6 eTorque with 305 HP and 269 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 5.7L V8 HEMI® with 395 HP and 410 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 5.7L V8 HEMI® eTorque with 395 HP and 410 lb.-ft. of torque

2019 Silverado 1500 Engines

  • 2.7L Turbo I4 with 310 HP and 348 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 with 285 HP and 305 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 with 355 HP and 383 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 420 HP and 460 lb.-ft. of torque

HEMI® Engines Available

While there are several Silverado 1500 engine options that offer plenty of power, the HEMI® engines available on the RAM 1500 provide more capability while still maintaining fuel efficiency. When you desire the best, HEMI® is the only choice.

2019 Ram 1500 parked outside

Towing Capabilities

Both the RAM 1500 and Silverado 1500 offer impressive towing specs, ensuring you have the workday capability you need at all times. The Silverado 1500 maxes out at 12,200 lbs. of towing capacity, while the RAM 1500 caps out at 12,750 lbs.

RAM 1500 Lornhorn Interior

Interior Features

The high-end interior upholstery and features equipped on the RAM 1500 and Silverado 1500 will guarantee you stay comfortable and in command of the road ahead. The following RAM 1500 features either match or beat out the features of the Silverado 1500:

  • A/C auto temperature control with dual zone control
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror
  • Heated and ventilated premium leather-trimmed bucket seats
  • 8-way power adjustable front seats
  • Heated, wood- and leather-wrapped steering wheel
RAM 1500 interior dashboard

Technology Features

Stay ahead of the tech curve with the advanced options provided on either truck model. Whether you're looking for an ultra-connected infotainment system or performance-minded tech specs, the RAM 1500 and the Silverado 1500 have what you want. The RAM 1500 features listed below either emulate or surpass the features of the Silverado 1500:

  • Uconnect® 12.0 Navigation and 12-in. Touchscreen® with Apple CarPlay® & Android Auto™
  • Blind spot monitoring with rear cross path and trailer detection
  • Available 19-speaker Harman Kardon® sound system
  • Active-Level™ Four Corner Air Suspension
  • Wireless charging pad

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