2019 Ram 2500 vs 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 HD
When shopping for a new pickup truck it only makes sense that drivers would want the best of the best. The 2019 Ram 2500 from Fury Ram Truck Center offers best-in-class horsepower and knockout towing and payload capabilities. The six trims in the Ram 2500 lineup - Limited, Laramie Longhorn® Edition, Laramie, Power Wagon, Bighorn, and Tradesman – offer drivers endless capability in a stylish package with multiple engine options and cab configurations.
The 2019 Ram 2500 from Fury Ram Truck Center is one of the best heavy-duty pickup trucks in its class, but how does it stack up against the competition? This 2019 Ram 2500 vs 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 HD comparison is going to breakdown how these two heavy-duty trucks compare. Continue reading to learn more about the 2019 Ram 2500 or click the link below to view our lineup of 2500 models in Lake Elmo, MN.
|2019 Ram 2500||vs||2019 GMC Sierra 2500 HD|
|6.4-liter HEMI® V8 engine||Standard Engine||Vortec® 6.0-liter Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI engine|
|410 horsepower at 5,600 rpm||Standard Horsepower||360 horsepower at 5,400 rpm|
|4,050 pounds||Maximum Payload||3,276 pounds|
|19,780 pounds||Maximum Towing||15,400 pounds|
What are the differences between the 2019 Ram 2500 and 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 HD?
The standard 6.4-liter HEMI® V8 engine mated with the TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission offers Ram 2500 drivers a class-leading 410 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 429 pound-feet of torque. Drivers looking for a diesel engine option in their 2500 can opt for the available standard-output Cummins 6.7-liter Turbo Diesel engine paired with a 68RFE six-speed automatic transmission that offers best-in-class diesel towing of up to 19,780 pounds. The 2019 Ram 2500 offers drivers a maximum payload of 4,050 pounds so drivers can tackle any project in just one trip. The competing 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 HD is powered by a standard Vortec® 6.0-liter Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI engine paired with a 6-speed heavy-duty electronically controlled automatic transmission. This combination offers Sierra drivers 360 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. GMC Sierra drivers looking to tow a maximum 15,400 pounds need to opt for the 6.6-liter Duramax Diesel engine in a 2WD crew cab Sierra.
Available safety features in the 2019 Ram 2500 work to keep drivers and cargo safe during every trip. Available features like the 360-degree Surround-View Camera, Cargo View Camera, Blind-spot Monitoring with Rear Cross Path, Front Park Sensors, and more help to make driving this Ram 2500 easier than ever.