2019 Ram 3500 vs 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD
Heavy-duty power and capability like no other is found in the 2019 Ram 3500 from Fury Ram Truck Center in Lake Elmo, MN. With up to 1,000 pound-feet of torque with the available 6.7-liter High Output Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine, the Ram 3500 stomps out the rest of the heavy-duty pickup competition.
Truck fans can choose from five power-packed Ram 3500 trim grades – Limited, Laramie Longhorn® Edition, Laramie, Bighorn, and Tradesman – and three available engine options. The strength and durability found in the Ram 3500 are unlike any other heavy-duty pickup. Continue reading this 2019 Ram 3500 vs 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comparison to see just how powerful the Ram 3500 is.
|2019 Ram 3500||vs||2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD|
|6.4-liter HEMI® V8 standard engine||Standard engine||Vortec® 6.0-liter Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI engine|
|TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission||Standard transmission||Six-speed automatic transmission|
|7,680 pounds||Payload Capacity||6,112 pounds|
|35,100 pounds||Towing Capacity||20,000 pounds|
What are the differences between the 2019 Ram 3500 and 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD?
2019 Ram 3500 models are equipped with a standard 6.4-liter HEMI® V8 engine paired with a TorqueFlite 8HP75 eight-speed automatic transmission. This combination achieves a class-leading 410 horsepower and 429 pound-feet of torque on and off the road. Drivers looking to add more power under the hood of their Ram 3500 can opt for one of the two available Cummins® diesel engines. The Cummins® 6.7-liter I-6 high output Turbo Diesel engine mated to the Aisin AS69RC electronically controlled six-speed automatic transmission offers up to 1,000 pound-feet of torque, making this the most capable heavy-duty truck on the market. Drivers can also opt for the standard output Cummins® 6.7-liter Turbo Diesel engine paired with a 68RFE six-speed transmission. When properly equipped with a diesel engine the Ram 3500 can tow up to a class-leading 35,100 pounds. The competing 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is powered by a standard Vortec® 6.0-liter Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI engine paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. When properly equipped the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD can tow up to just 20,000 pounds.
Ram 3500 drivers can opt for the available class-exclusive RamBox ® Cargo Management System to help make hauling cargo easier than ever. With up to 7,680 pounds of payload and a towing capacity of up to 35,100 pounds, the 2019 Ram 3500 is ready to take on any job you throw its way.