When driving through the Deer Park roads, you need a truck that can handle your heaviest loads with ease. The 2020 RAM 1500 and 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are both durable and capable trucks, but which one comes out on top: the Silverado or RAM 1500? Compare these two vehicles with Bayway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to see why the RAM 1500 is the truck to beat. Then, feel free to browse our RAM 1500 inventory to find the right RAM truck for you.

RAM 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado: Performance and Capability

The Silverado and RAM 1500 are both powerhouse vehicles capable of heavy-duty towing, but the RAM 1500 has the advantage when you compare their base trims:

2020 RAM 1500:

  • V6 engine
  • 305 hp
  • Payload capacity of 2,300 pounds
  • Towing capacity of 12,750 pounds

2020 Silverado 1500:

  • V6 engine
  • 285 hp
  • Payload capacity of 2,250 pounds
  • Towing capacity of 13,400 pounds

When choosing between the Silverado or RAM 1500, you'll notice that the RAM 1500 lacks slightly in towing. However, the RAM compensates for this with its best-in-class fuel economy with 19 mpg city and 24 mpg highway. This beats out the Silverado 1500, which gets 19 mpg city and 22 mpg highway. 

RAM 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado: Cargo Management

While both the Silverado and RAM 1500 can offer ample space on those La Porte drives, the RAM 1500 has an advanced cargo management system that allows for maximum storage, so you don't have to leave anything behind. Here are the details of the RAM 1500 cargo management system:

  • RAMBox® Cargo Management System: This compartment houses two storage bins and has been upgraded for 2020 to provide even more space. 
  • Multifunction Tailgate: The tailgate has two doors that both swing open at 88 degrees to provide easy access. 
  • In-Floor Storage: The in-floor storage bins are easily accessible and fold to allow for cargo and floor space. 

With the RAM 1500 cargo management system, you'll be sure you have plenty of room to spare on your next Houston job.

RAM 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado: Interior Features

The Silverado and RAM 1500 both offer luxurious interior features like Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto®, but the RAM 1500 will make your next Pasadena trip feel like a vacation with these interior features:

  • Uconnect® 4C NAV: This system has split-screen technology, full-screen navigation, and SiriusXM® with 360L for endless entertainment.
  • 12-inch touchscreen: This large touchscreen also has pinch-and-zoom features.
  • Harman Kardon® Premium Audio System: This system includes 19 900-watt speakers for maximum surround sound. 

View the RAM 1500 specials editions at Bayway Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to see what else is included in this luxurious vehicle. 

Find Your RAM 1500 in Pasadena, TX

Still wondering whether to choose the Silverado or RAM 1500? Contact us to help you browse our inventory and even apply for financing. Let us help you get behind the wheel of a RAM 1500.