V8 Towing Battle: 2022 Ram 1500 vs 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 in Moose Jaw

Jun 8,2022

Are you in search of a pickup that boasts a top-rated towing capacity? If you answered yes, then you need to take a peek at the 2022 Ram 1500 lineup. When equipped with a V8 engine, this truck can easily outperform the competing 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Plus, you can find one right now at Standard Dodge in SK. Growling under the hood of the 2022 Ram 1500 is a robust 5.7-litre HEMI V8 that churns out 306 hp and 410 lb-ft of torque. Mated with an 8-speed automatic transmission and RWD (4WD is optional), this truck can haul up to 5,783 kg (12,750 lbs) without breaking a sweat. Also, you can achieve up to 13.4 L/100 km (21 mpg) in the city and 10.5 L/100 km (27 mpg) on the highway. On the other hand, the Chevy Silverado 1500 uses a smaller 5.3-litre V8 motor that delivers 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. This puts the maximum pulling limit at 5,080 kg (11,200 lbs). Paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission, that simply doesn't hold up against the Ram. Finally, it also has a lower fuel economy set at 12.4 L/100 km (19 mpg) in the city and 10.7 L/100 km (22 mpg) on the highway. Contact us today to learn more about the 2022 Ram 1500!