Compare 2021 RAM 1500 vs 2021 Chevy Silverado

2021 RAM 1500 vs 2021 Chevy Silverado
2021 RAM 1500 2021 Chevy Silverado
  305 hp 285 hp
Max Payload Capacity
  2,320 lbs 2,280 lbs
MPG (City/Highway) *
  20/25 16/21
Standard Seating
  6 Passengers 3 Passengers
Cruise Control
  Standard Optional

2021 RAM 1500 vs 2021 Chevy Silverado

Serving Fairfax, VA

At first glance, the 2021 RAM 1500 and the 2021 Chevy Silverado appear to be comparable on many levels. However, digging deeper reveals extensive differences. Are you eager to uncover their differences and to finalize your next truck purchase?


Both of these full-size trucks are offered with an extensive range of cab and truck bed configurations. This is combined with style and feature variations across the trim lines and packages. However, across the full RAM 1500 trim lineup, you can appreciate a powerfully defined hood paired with a recognizable grille design. The front end’s character gets an extra boost from a skid plate and bold LED lights. The Chevy Silverado has long, horizontal definition through the side doors, a flat hood design and a bar-style grille.


The cabins for the 2021 RAM 1500 and the 2021 Silverado are both spacious with room for up to six passengers to comfortably sit. Specific accommodations vary depending on the cab configuration and trim level selected. Notably, the lower RAM 1500 trim levels have several features that you will not find in lower Silverado trim levels. These are remote engine start, cruise control, keyless entry, HD radio and a few other items.


The extensive trim lineups for these models are accompanied by numerous powertrains. Most options are a V6 or a V8 option for both models. For example, one of the RAM 1500’s engines is a 5.7-liter, V8 that produces 395 horsepower. One of the Silverado’s engines is a 4.3-liter, V6 engine that delivers 385 horsepower.

Farrish Chrysler Dodge Jeep is the place to go for a deep look at the RAM 1500’s trims, features and options. Contact us for a test drive today, and you can conveniently experience the full abilities of the powertrains that you are interested in during your next visit.

* EPA-estimated. Actual mileage may vary.