2022 RAM 2500 vs. 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500

Ram 2500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Comparison
2022 RAM 2500


2022 Chevy Silverado 2500
$37,750 MSRP

Starting Price

$35,300 MSRP
410 hp

Base Horsepower

401 hp
15,040 pounds

Maximum Conventional Trailering Capacity

14,500 pounds
4,010 pounds

Maximum Payload Capacity

3,760 pounds

100% Leather Seating

Not available

If you are in the market for a heavy-duty truck in Joliet or Naperville, you may be wondering which pickup offers the best value and meets your driving needs. The team at Tyson Motor Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram is here to compare two of the most popular models on the market – the RAM 2500 vs. Chevy Silverado 2500. While each truck has its merits, we believe that the RAM 2500 is the better buy for a number of reasons. See what sets the two apart before stopping by to set up a test drive in Shorewood.

2022 RAM 2500 vs. Chevy Silverado 2500 Gas Engines

Both trucks offer gasoline-powered engines and diesel engines. While we’ll compare the RAM 2500 vs. Chevy 2500 diesel models below, we’ll start off with the traditional gasoline options first. As you can see, the RAM 2500 edges out the Silverado 2500 when it comes to horsepower.

2022 RAM 2500 Gas Engine

  • 6.4L V8 HEMI®
  • 410 hp
  • 429 lb-ft of torque

2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Gas Engine

  • 6.6L V8 Gas engine
  • 401 hp
  • 464 lb-ft of torque

Chevy 2500 vs. RAM 2500 Diesel Engines

If a diesel engine is more your style, you can see how the two compare here:

2022 RAM 2500 Diesel Engine

  • 6.7L Cummins® Turbo Diesel I6 engine
  • 370 hp
  • 850 lb-ft of torque

2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Diesel Engine

  • Duramax® 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8
  • 445 hp
  • 910 lb-ft of torque

RAM 2500 vs. Chevy 2500 Diesel Towing Power

The 2022 RAM 2500 offers best-in-class towing power, so you know that it is up for any challenge you throw its way in Yorkville. What’s more? Edmunds, a leader in the automotive industry, singles out the RAM 2500 for its rear coil springs. This feature ensures a comfortable commute while enhancing stability when you tow.

  • 2022 RAM 2500 Towing Capacity: The 2022 RAM 2500 can tow up to 15,040 pounds with conventional trailering when properly equipped.
  • 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 Towing Capacity: The 2022 Chevy Silverado 2500, on the other hand, is only able to tow up to 14,500 pounds when properly equipped.

Test Drive the New RAM 2500 Today

So, if the RAM 2500 sounds like your perfect match, why not see it in person at Tyson Motor Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram? We would love to show you all that it has to offer. In the meantime, you can explore your favorite CDJR models or get pre-approved for financing right at home.

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